63rd World Newspaper Congress
Date and Location
12 Oct 2011 - 15 Oct 2011ViennaAustria
Introduction to Event
The 63rd World Newspaper Congress: A wrap!
The World Newspaper Week in Vienna drew some 10,000 visitors from around the world for IFRA Expo, the World Newspaper Congress and World Editors Forum.
An anticipated 1,200 publishers, CEOs, editors and experts from inside and outside the industry will discuss the future of the news business in Vienna.
The overarching theme of the Congress is Taking publishing to the next level and the programme will provide the participants with important insights, perspectives and guidelines shared by media groups around the globe.
Alexandra Föderl-Schmid has been Editor-in-Chief of Der Standard since 2007....
Amadou Mahtar Ba
Amadou Mahtar Ba is the Chief Executive of the African Media Initiative (AMI). AMI aims to...
Åsa Moberg is a senior researcher at the Division of Environmental Strategies Research (fms) at...
Carlo Campos has worked in the media industry since 1998 when, as a consultant at McKinsey...
Cheryl Hicks is the team leader for sustainable lifestyles at the UNEP/...
Christoph Pleitgen is the managing director of the Reuters News Agency at...
Damian Kudriavtsev has been CEO of Russia’s Kommersant Publishing House since October 2006....
David Butter is an independent consultant, CPF facilitator and leadership trainer, who advises...
Dietmar Otti is Managing Director Marketing of Axel Springer Media Impact, the central marketing...
Douglas Edwards was named General Manager and Vice President, Prepress Solutions, Graphic...
Eugen Russ has been Managing Director of Austria’s Vorarlberger Medienhaus since 1983. He is...
Eva Weissenberger works as Deputy Bureau Chief and Deputy Editor for National Politics at the...
Gregor Waller provides consulting services to international media businesses for developing...
Hannes Ametsreiter has served as Chairman of the Management Board of Telekom Austria AG since 1...
Hanzade Doğan Boyner
Hanzade Doğan Boyner began her professional career at Goldman Sachs London’s CMT department as a...
Jeongdo Hong is the Chief Operating Officer / Executive Director of JoongAng Media Network (...
Johnny Hustler is a Director of Archant, the UK’s largest independently owned regional media...
Juan Luis Cebrián
Juan Luis Cebrián is the CEO and Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Spanish Media Group...
Madhav Chinnappa joined Google in August 2010 as Head of Strategic Partnerships to work on...
Magda Abu-Fadil is Director of the Journalism Training Program at the American...
Manfred Schmidt is the Chairman of the Institut für Markentechnik in Geneva, Switzerland. He was...
Mariam Mammen Mathew
Mariam Mammen Mathew is the Chief Operating Officer of Manorama Online, the new media group of...
Mattias Höjer has been the Director of the Vinnova Centre of Excellence for Sustainable...
Michael Ludewig is Head of the Foreign Desk and Deputy Chief Editor of the Deutsche Presse...
Michael von Liechtenstein
Prince Michael of Liechtenstein is an entrepreneur, a businessman and a renowned expert on...
Peter Kropsch is the CEO of Austria Press Agency (APA), where he has worked in various positions...
Peter Kuisle is Executive Vice President Sales and Product Marketing of the manroland Group,...
Philipp Schindler is President of Google Northern and Central Europe. He joined Google in 2005...
Philippe Massonnet has been Global News Director of Agence France-Presse since 2009. He was...
Phillip Crawley is the Publisher and CEO of The Globe and Mail, Canada's national newspaper. He...
Ravi Dhariwal is CEO of The Times of India. He is responsible for The Times of India’s...
Rebecca Grossman-Cohen is the Director of Marketing for The Daily, the world’s first daily news...
Rolv Erik Ryssdal
Rolv Erik Ryssdal has been CEO of Schibsted since 1 June 2009. He joined the Schibsted Group in...
Simon has worked in the newspaper and magazine industry since the mid-1980s ‑ publishing with a...
Soheil Dastyari is the Managing Director of G+J Corporate Editors GmbH. He started his career as...
Urs Gossweiler is a founder of Gossweiler AG. He developed the philosophy of media integration,...
Vasily Gatov is a Deputy CEO of RIA Novosti, the major Russian news service, and the Head of...
Ken Doctor is an analyst with a ringside seat at the greatest story ever told about the global...
63rd World Newspaper Congress
Highlights of the programme
- Repositioning Newspapers and News Publishers
- The power of brands and branding
- Financial markets and investment strategies
- Digital publishing and digital revenue models
- New business opportunities and business models
- The next iPad: Technology on the horizon for our businesses
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