World Association of News Publishers

Digital Media Europe 2012


Digital Media Europe 2012


Digital Media Europe 2012

Date and Location

  • 16 Apr 2012 - 18 Apr 2012
    United Kingdom


Cancellation is possible in writing and will be accepted up to 3 weeks before the event. A non-refundable handling fee of 10% will become due in this case. We regret that we will be compelled to retain the full participation fee for cancellations after this time.

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Introduction to Event

Digital Media Europe 12 was a great success with 300 brilliant attendees, 30 inspiring speakers, and 3 days that left a taste for more...

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Executive Summary

> A comprehensive Executive Summary of DME 12 is available to all WAN-IFRA members. Click here to access the Executive Summary of the event.

> Non-members can access an abbreviated version of the Summary in return for a tweet or a Facebook entry about the event. Click on the image below to send your tweet and download the abbreviated summary.



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See you next year!


  • Alex Balfour
    Head of New Media for the London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games

    Alex Balfour has been working in digital media since 1994. He started out as a print journalist...


  • Arthur O. Sulzberger, Jr.
    Chairman, The New York Times Company & Publisher, The New York Times, USA

    Arthur O. Sulzberger, Jr. became publisher of The New York Times in 1992 and continues to run...

  • Alex Balfour
    Head of New Media for the London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games

    Alex Balfour has been working in digital media since 1994. He started out as a print journalist...

  • Alex Dale
    CMO at

    Alex Dale is chief marketing officer (CMO) for He joined from Microsoft where...

  • Anders Berglund
    VP of Sales, Schibsted, Sweden

    Anders Berglund works in the Schibsted-owned largest daily in Sweden, which has been a leader in...

  • Anthony Mullen
    Senior Analyst for Interactive Marketing, Forrester

    Anthony serves Interactive Marketing Professionals and specializes in EMEA, mobile, search,...

  • Chris Maples
    UK MD and European sales director, Spotify

    Chris Maples is UK Managing Director and European sales director at Spotify. Prior to joining...

  • Cyril Zimmermann
    Hi-Media President and founder

    Cyril Zimmermann has been President of Hi-Media since the company was established in 1996. He...

  • Dave Castell
    Head of Digital, Seven

    Dave Castell is Head of Digital at Seven. He has been fully involved in Seven’s recent digital...

  • Dominique Vidal
    Partner at Index Ventures

    Prior to joining the London office of Index Ventures as a Partner in September 2007, Dominique...

  • Eduardo Sirotsky Melzer
    CEO of Grupo RBS, Brazil

    Eduardo Sirotsky Melzer, is CEO of Grupo RBS, one of the Brazil´s...

  • Georg Konjovic
    Director Premium Content, Axel Springer

    Since January 2011 Georg Konjovic is heading Axel Springer's premium content initiative....

  • Gilles Domartini
    CEO & Founder at Cleeng

    Gilles Domartini is the founder and CEO of Cleeng, an award winning Content Monetization Service...

  • Greg Taylor
    UX Strategy Director at Tigerspike EMEA

    Greg is the UX Strategy Director at Tigerspike EMEA (...

  • Gregor Waller
    Frenemies Consulting - a WAN-IFRA activity

    Gregor Waller advises international media companies to develop their digital strategy and...

  • JP Rangaswami
    Chief Scientist at

    Rangaswami brings 30 years’ technology experience with large multinational companies....

  • Kalle Jungkvist
    Senior Advisor at Schibsted

    Kalle is a former Editor-in-Chief who contributes to the design of Scandinavian media Group...

  • Maani Safa
    Innovation Director at Somo

    Maani Safa founded and leads the product division of Somo mobile marketing agency since 2010....

  • Madhav Chinnappa
    Head of Strategic Partnerships, Google, UK

    Madhav Chinnappa joined Google in August 2010 as Head of Strategic Partnerships to work on...

  • Margaret Samways
    Executive Vice President and Global Editor in Chief, Metro International

    Margaret (Maggie) Samways joined Metro International S.A. in 2003 and worked at the Boston and...

  • Marja-Leena Tuomola
    Chief Digital Officer, Sanoma

    Marja-Leena Tuomola has been a member of the Management Group of Sanoma News since 2008. As a...

  • Mary Lojkine

    Mary is Product Director for CNET UK and GameSpot UK at CBS Interactive.  She manages the...

  • Maxim Melnikov
    CEO, Media 3, Russia

    Maxim Melnikov was appointed CEO of Media 3 in 2010. Prior to that, he held top management...

  • Richard Bergman
    Chief of Operations

    Since 2004, Richard Bergman has been the COO of, Schibsted’s big consumer-to-consumer...

  • Sam Duncan-Brown
    Head of Innovation at A&N Media

    Sam Duncan-Brown has been Head of Innovation at A&N Media in the UK since 2009, where he...

  • Sean King
    CEO, Seven

    Sean King is a specialist in branded content and predicts that 2012 will be the year that...

  • Sharon Knitter
    Senior Director of Mobile,, USA

    Sharon Knitter works to enhance’s mobile site and mobile apps to better serve car...

  • Tom Whitwell
    Editorial Director, Times Digital

    As Editorial Director of Times Digital, Tom Whitwell has special responsibility for content...

  • 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...

  • Yaron Galai
    Co-Founder and CEO, Outbrain

    Yaron Galai is the co-founder and CEO of Outbrain, a leading content recommendation engine. A...

  • Peter Bale
    Chief Executive Officer, Center for Public Integrity, USA

    Peter Bale joined the Center for Public Integrity after three years as Vice President and...

  • Andrew Miller
    CEO, Guardian Media Group, UK

    Andrew was appointed chief executive officer of Guardian Media Group (GMG) in July 2010, having...

Digital Media Europe 2012

Welcome to Digital Media Europe 2012, THE event for newspaper publishers searching for that necessary added edge in today’s hyper-competitive digital publishing environment. 

We have created a super focused programme over the three days featuring some of the most innovative digital media minds in and outside the industry. 

Follow the latest news via twitter #DME12 or our freshly launched DME blog, and don't forget to also download the official Digital Media Europe 2012 App.


The programme will feature today’s hottest digital topics:


More than 300 delegates from all over Europe and the rest of the world will attend DME 2012, including CEOs, Editors, Advertising & Marketing Directors, Business Development Directors, Digital/Online Directors, Digital Providers.


And keeping with the innovative spirit of the conference, this year’s conference, from 16-18 April, will take place in the historical Science Museum of London.

Take a closer look at all DME details on the site and we hope to see you in London! Sign up today!

About Digital Media Europe 2011 - Conference Summaries

Networking Event - April 17th

Day two in our intense and full three day conference invites all participants to network in a more relaxing atmosphere overlooking one of the world's most famous landmarks; the Big Ben.

 Join us for tasty refreshments, light entertainment and enjoy the opportunity to mingle with all fellow delegates. 

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Park Plaza Westminster Bridge HotelPark Plaza Westminster Bridge Hotel

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