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Our event stages

Exciting talks and live events on the fair’s stages

Diskussion auf einer Bühne

The fair stages: a reflection of a diverse industry

The #fbm24 programme will be published in summer 2024.

Frankfurt Pavilion Bühne

Frankfurt Pavilion

Getting perspectives on tomorrow’s world: visitors can find out what’s moving the industry diving into exciting talks and lectures on current cultural policy issues – with renowned speakers from the publishing world, literature, society and politics.

Bühne der Buchmesse

Frankfurt Studio

Meet top speakers, industry leaders and bestselling authors at our Frankfurt Studio. As a trade visitor, you can look forward to gain valuable insights into the international publishing industry with the Publishing Perspectives Forum which will be part of the programme from Wednesday to Friday during the fair for the first time in 2024.

Übersetzungszentrum Bühne

Centre of Words - Literature & Translation Stage

The International Translation Center becomes the Centre of Words - Literature & Translation Stage.
The new Centre of Words is the central meeting point for literature and translation with its own stage and networking area for encounters and exchanges.

International Stage

Frankfurt International Stage

The International Stage offers insights into global book markets, featuring international publishing experts and authors.

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Stage 4.0

The stage in Hall 4.0 is all about trends and market developments in the fields of academic, education and publishing services. On Saturday and Sunday, the stage will become the centre of the Campus Weekend for students and knowledge enthusiasts.



THE ARTS+ Stage is all about trends and innovation in the publishing industry, cross-industry networking and the coming together of the publishing and media world.


Discover the professional programme of the Asian Stage

At the Asian Stage, you will gain insights into the latest book market data and trends in Asia. Connect with the Asian publishing community at various networking events.

Discover our special topics and the digital formats

Zwei Frauen diskutieren auf einer Bühne

Industry-specific know-how in our thematic areas

Are you looking for events aimed precisely at your community, such as Audiobooks, Children's Books or Academic Publishing? Get an overview of what’s happening for your community on our Frankfurter Buchmesse topic pages.

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Our digital formats throughout the year

Extend your know-how with our media library. Join the #fbm24 community at “The Hof” networking event on 29 February 2024 and learn more about AI in publishing.

Discover content from past fairs

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Media library

Discover highlights for trade and private visitors from past fairs all year round and free of charge in our media library.

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