World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers

Digital Media Asia 2012



Digital Media Asia 2012

Date and Location

  • 27 Nov 2012 - 29 Nov 2012
    Kuala Lumpur


For WAN-IFRA members:

SGD 600 for any one day

SGD 1100 for any two days

SGD 1500 for all three days

For non-members:

SGD 750 for any one day

SGD 1400 for any two days

SGD 1950 for all three days

Pre Conference Workshop

Workshop with Conference:

WAN-IFRA members: SGD 250

Non-members: SGD 300

Workshop only:

WAN-IFRA members: SGD 350

Non-members: SGD 400

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Sub title

Asia's largest Conference on New Media

Introduction to Event


WAN-IFRA’s 4th Digital Media Asia conference took place in Kuala Lumpur from 27 - 29 November 2012. It gathered 351 participants from 32 countries, representing over 150 media companies and suppliers to the news publishing industry.

WAN-IFRA's Digital Media conferences showcase how cutting edge media organisations are currently using the most advanced digital media platforms for syndicating and monetizing newspapers, magazines, video or books contents.

Digital Media Asia 2012 explored the latest trends in social media, content monetization, mobile and tablet publishing.

The three days conference included:

The conference presentations are available for download (for registered participants only) here.

For information on the next Digital Media Asia conference or on other WAN-IFRA's Digital Media events around the world, please contact Gilles Demptos at


  • Sambit Bal
    Editor,, India

    Bal has spent 15 years in mainstream journalism working in some of India's leading publishing...


  • Sambit Bal
    Editor,, India

    Bal has spent 15 years in mainstream journalism working in some of India's leading publishing...

  • Sambit Bal
    Editor,, India

    Bal has spent 15 years in mainstream journalism working in some of India's leading publishing...

  • Abdulmoteleb Mohammed Dayem
    Production & Applications Development Manager, Dar-AlHayat, UK

    Abdul has worked for "Dar-Alhayat" for the last 20 years. Dar-Alhayat is the publisher of "Al-...

  • Andreas Vogiatzakis
    CEO, Omnicom Media Group, Malaysia

    Andreas started his career with DMB&B in New York and later managed JWT’s international...

  • Bill Belew
    Professional blogger and SEO & Web Traffic Expert, USA

    Bill Belew, better known as “The Traffic Professor,” is a well-known SEO, web traffic and...

  • Hanna Konyi
    CEO, Mktmedia, Sweden

    Hanna has worked as a media professional since 1999 and joined Mktmedia in 2009. Hanna has also...

  • Janny Paul
    Chairman, Mobile Monday Malaysia

    Janny Paul is the Chairman of Mobile Monday's Malaysian Chapter. Mobile Monday (MoMo) is an open...

  • Jeongdo Hong
    Executive Director, JoongAng Media Network, Korea

    Mr. Jeongdo Hong is the Executive Director of JoongAng Media Network (JMnet hereinafter), the...

  • Joe Nguyen
    Senior Vice President, Asia Pacific, ComScore, Singapore

    Joe Nguyen is the Vice President, South East Asia at comScore, Inc. - a Global Internet...

  • Johnson Goh
    Vice President, Head of SPH Online Classifieds (ST701), Singapore Press Holdings, Singapore

    Mr Johnson Goh is currently working with Singapore Press Holdings Limited as Vice President,...

  • Kimmo Kiviluoto
    CEO and Co-founder of Enreach Solutions (

    Kimmo specializes in online audience analytics – data collection, management & enrichment...

  • Lars Cosh-Ishii
    Director, Mobikyo

    Mobikyo publishes Wireless Watch Japan, organizes Mobile Monday Tokyo events, operates Mobile...

  • Michael Smith Jr.
    Chief Product Officer, Spuul, Singapore

    Michael is responsible for driving the product and technology that will bring premium online...

  • Moritz Wuttke
    Managing Director, Asia, adstream Holdings, Singapore

    Mr. Wuttke is the Managing Director Asia, of Adstream Holdings, the world leading Digital...

  • Paul Jansen
    Founder & Chairman, aSpecialMedia, Singapore

    Paul Jansen was an award-winning journalist with Singapore Press Holdings. A newspaperman with...

  • Peter M. Zollman
    Founding principal, AIM Group and Classified Intelligence, USA

    Peter has been in the news business for 35 years, and been actively involved in interactive...

  • Premesh Chandran
    Chief Executive Officer,

    Premesh Chandran is the co-founder and CEO of, the leading online media in...

  • Ron Brownlow
    International Content Editor, Next Media Animation, Taiwan

    Ron Brownlow is an International Content Editor at Next Media Animation...

  • Saurav Sen
    Founder & CEO, SidNet DIGITALIA

    Saurav Sen is a senior journalist-turned digital media consultant based in New Delhi. He has...

  • Terry Chu
    Regional Digital Advertising Sales Director, Asia Pacific, The Wall Street Journal

    Terry is a digital advertising veteran with rich experience in providing digital solutions, from...

  • Tomáš Bella
    Co-founder and CEO, Piano Media

    Tomáš Bella is a co-founder and the Chief Executive Officer of Piano Media. He is responsible...

  • Vincent Sider
    Vice President - Social Media, BBC Worldwide, United Kingdom

    He is Responsible for defining and delivering strategies to harness social technologies to...

  • Wong Siah Ping
    Chief Operating Officer, Digital Business, Star Publications, Malaysia

    Siah Ping started her career in Ogilvy & Mather Malaysia in 1990. In her 18 years...

  • Rod Kenning
    Group General Manager, Polaris Media, Australia

    Rod Kenning  began his media career in radio, working for Australia's government...

  • Robert Picard
    Director of Research, Reuters Institute, Oxford University, UK

    Professor Robert G Picard is a world-leading specialist on media economics and government media...

Digital Media Asia 2012

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