World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers

Printing Summit 2013


Printing Summit 2013, Hamburg, 19-20 March 2013


Printing Summit 2013

Date and Location

  • 19 Mar 2013 - 20 Mar 2013


WAN-IFRA Member price:
EUR 1.290 + VAT

Non-Member price:
EUR 1.875 + VAT

Cancellation: is possible in writing and will be accepted up to 2 weeks before the event. A non-refundable handling fee of 10% 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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  • Ann Gitao-Kinyua
    Group Marketing Director, Nation Media Group, Kenya

    Ann Gitao-Kinyua is the Group Marketing Director of Nation Media Group (NMG), East and Central...


  • Adrian Norris
    Creative Director, The Globe and Mail, Canada

    International award winning creative director whose background is in newspaper and magazine...

  • Ann Gitao-Kinyua
    Group Marketing Director, Nation Media Group, Kenya

    Ann Gitao-Kinyua is the Group Marketing Director of Nation Media Group (NMG), East and Central...

  • Eamonn Byrne
    Business Director, The Byrne Partnership Ltd, UK

    Eamonn Byrne progressed through the advertising & commercial departments of prestigious...

  • Hubert Pedurand
    INIGraph Project Manager UNIC (Union Nationale de l'Imprimerie & de la Communication), France

    Born January 2, 1968 in La Guadeloupe (FWI)
    Estienne Graphic Art Industry School

  • John Filippakis
    Publisher, Democratic Press S.A., Greece

    Though he launched 'DIMOKRATIA' barely two years ago, John Filippakis has been active in greek...

  • Josef Konrad Schiessl
    Technical Director, Süddeutscher Verlag Zeitungsdruck GmbH, Germany

    Born: May 1, 1965

    Professional Experience
    01.10.1999 - ongoing: Süddeutscher Verlag...

  • Koos Staal
    Graphic Designer, Staal&Duiker Designers, Netherlands

    Koos Staal (1951) is working as an independent graphic designer / consultant. His work is...

  • Markus Brehm
    Managing Director, Allgäuer Zeitungsverlag GmbH, Germany

    Markus Brehm has held the position of Chief Executive at the Allgäuer Zeitungsverlag GmbH ...

  • Markus Ruppe
    Managing Director, ZMG Zeitungs Marketing Gesellschaft, Germany

    Markus Ruppe holds a Master's degree in Economics, and has been employed in the publishing...

  • Martin van Ee
    Sales Director, Koninklijke BDU Grafisch Bedrijf B.V., Netherlands


    1970-1974: School of the graphical boxes, Utrecht
    M.T.O. Typografie/...

  • Patrick Zürcher
    Operating Manager and Company Secretary, Freiburger Druck GmbH & Co. KG, Germany

    Patrick Zürcher has been, since 2001, Operating Manager and Company Secretary of the Freiburger...

  • Rens Eijgermans
    Co-founder and CTO of Limebizz, The Netherlands

    Rens Eijgermans is co-founder and CTO of Limebizz, a Dutch based company that specializes in...

  • Ricardo Bulhões Pedreira
    Executive Director, Brazilian Newspaper Association (ANJ), Brazil

    Ricardo Pedreira obtained a degree in Journalism by Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (...

  • Takehiko Murase
    Engineering Center Manager, Engineering and System, Asahi Printech Co.,Ltd., Japan

    1987  Joined The Asahi Shinbun Company. Experienced in Printing and Technical Division....

  • Ulbe Jelluma
    Marketing Manager, Print Power Europe, Belgium

    Ulbe Jelluma is the Marketing Manager of Print Power Europe, the pan-European, industry-wide...

  • Wilfried Sutter
    Technical Manager, Allgäuer Zeitungsverlag GmbH, Germany

    Geburtstag: 12. 07.1954


    1975 - 1980 Allgäuer Zeitungsverlag GmbH ...

  • Larry Kilman
    Secretary General, WAN-IFRA, France

    Larry Kilman is the Paris-based Secretary General for the World Association of Newspapers and...

  • Rodd K Winscott
    President – Topweb LCC, Printing Division, USA

    Rodd joined Topweb LLC (formerly Newsweb) 18 years ago, coming from New Jersey where he was Vice...

Printing Summit 2013

A truly international WAN-IFRA Printing Summit will take place in the German port city of Hamburg, an exciting city to visit, on the 19 and 20th March 2013. Speakers from a variety of countries will bring their first-hand experiences of the issues which matter most to those involved in newspaper production. Speakers from Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, Greece, Netherlands,United Kingdom and U.S.A. will present a truly global perspective on the issues that matter to the newspaper production industry now.During two days, their presentations will show the audience aspects of innovation as well as the best use of the latest newspaper printing technology and cover a variety of important topics including:

  • Printing process innovations
  • Designing for sucess
  • Business and innovation
  • Less energy, less emissions
  • The power of print
  • Digital printing

For 2013 we have decided to increase the duration of break time to give you more chance to network and exchange ideas with your colleagues. Thus you will benefit not only from the ideas presented by the international speakers in the conference programme but also by exchanging views with your peers equally from all over the world.


Mövenpick Hotel Hamburg
Sternschanze 6
20357 Hamburg, Germany
Tel.:+49 40 3344 110
Fax:+49 40 3344 113 333

Special rate for our conference participants - 135€ for a single room - for bookings received till 19th February 2013.
Please use the code word - WAN-IFRA

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