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Konferenz und Fachprogramm auf der Frankfurter Buchmesse

Conference and Professional Programme

Every year the Frankfurter Buchmesse is the meeting spot for publishing experts, representatives from the creative and tech industries, writers, stars and movers and shakers in the creative fields from all over the world. At the Frankfurt Conference on 15 October 2020 a new international format will open that merges experienced industry knowledge with interdisciplinary networking. What does this all mean for you? Even more ideas, more contacts and even more inspiration.

Continue to use your time at the fair to visit the thematically organised stages of Frankfurter Buchmesse. Learn more about new business models, trends and market developments with direct relevance to your industry branch. Be part of the conversation!

Frankfurt Conference auf der Frankfurter Buchmesse

Frankfurt Conference

Publishing Insights, Audio, Rights & Licensing and Academic – these are the topics that await you in addition to the big Opening Keynote on 15 October 2020 at the Frankfurt Conference.

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Professional Programme

You would like to gain more knowledge and contacts in your area of the book industry? Trade visitors will benefit from the diverse programme presented on the stages of Frankfurter Buchmesse

Here is a first selection of our professional programme and topics.

Business Breakfast

Seminar & Business Breakfast with SSP and The Scholarly Kitchen

Discussions enter the next round among scientific and academic publishers. Explore current international developments with the Society for Scholarly Publishing (SSP) and the head chef of The Scholarly Kitchen (TSK). Breakfast included.



At the centre for politics, literature and translation, top speakers from various disciplines look at the most pressing issues of our time. These topics affect us all. Become part of the dialogue.