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There is always something new to discover about the world’s largest content fair. Here is where you can find out more about current fair events and contests, as well as read relevant interviews with interesting people.

2019

  • Landgrebe/ Boos

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    Jürgen Boos in Conversation with Jonathan Landgrebe

    Jonathan Landgrebe has been a publisher with Suhrkamp since 2015. In conversation with the Director of Frankfurter Buchmesse, Jürgen Boos, he explains what Suhrkamp stands for today.

  • 4150-Kids-Frau liest Kind vor

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    Frankfurt Kids 2019: win an additional free presence!

    Win one of three free spaces at Frankfurter Buchmesse’s International Children’s Book Centre FRANKFURT KIDS – Foyer 5.1/6.1. You’ll enjoy all the advantages of having a central location between the international halls.

  • Mary Ellen Bates

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    AI will be the transformative technology of the 2020s

    Information Professional Mary Ellen Bates on the unpredictable consequences and benefits of the new technology

  • Frankfurter Buchmesse - Future Frankfurt: Unser Weg in die Zukunft

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    Frankfurter Buchmesse: A Look into the Future

    In this interview the Director of the Frankfurter Buchmesse, Juergen Boos, and its Vice President Marketing & Communications, Katja Böhne, answer some questions about the book fair’s “Future Frankfurt” concept and what it holds in store for exhibitors and visitors.

  • Taipeh Pressefotos Deutscher Stand 2

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    TIBE 2019: "German Stories" in Taipei

    Germany was Guest of Honour at the Taipei International Book Exhibition. The German collective stand explored literary highlights, as well as socio-political and book trade themes. 13 German writers presented their works with Taiwanese authors at the fair. See some impressions here.

  • Paul Sweeting RightsTechEurope

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    RightsTech Europe: Conference Interview with Paul Sweeting

    On 9-10 September 2019 in Frankfurt, the new RightsTech: Europe conference is set to explore rights management and monetisation in book publishing and media industries.

  • David Crotty

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    “What’s hot and cooking in scholarly publishing“?

    On Wednesday, 16 October 2019, starting at 8.30 am, the second micro-conference "Food for Thought with SSP and The Scholarly Kitchen" will take place. Trade visitors will learn about the latest trends in scholarly and academic publishing worldwide. Time for an interview with David Crotty, author at The Scholary Kitchen Blog.

  • Babylon Berlin

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    “…more than is possible in theatre or film”

    Under the heading “The second look: 32 comic adaptions from Babylon Berlin to Marcel Proust”, the Frankfurter Buchmesse is presenting a collection of this type of comic book, with a focus on Berlin, at its collective stands at book fairs abroad. Time for an interview with the curator.

2018

  • Campus Weekend

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    Campus Weekend

    The weekend for students at Frankfurter Buchmesse.

  • CEO Talk Frankfurter Buchmesse 2018

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    CEO Talk with John Sargent, CEO of Macmillan

    John Sargent, CEO of Macmillan, was featured at this year’s Frankfurt CEO Talk in the Frankfurt Pavilion at Frankfurter Buchmesse. He spoke about changing consumer habits and new international media competition around storytelling. You can watch the complete CEO Talk here.