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Manfred Werfel

Manfred Werfel

WAN-IFRA Deputy CEO, Germany

Manfred Werfel is WAN-IFRA Deputy CEO and Executive Director, Global Events, based in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. He is responsible for the World News Media Congress and the World Publishing Expo. He takes also care of the World Printers Forum, the print community within WAN-IFRA. He heads a department with expo and sales specialists as well as newspaper production experts.

Since 1996 Werfel is part of WAN-IFRA’s management team. Over time he was responsible for Research, WAN-IFRA Reports, Committees, Consulting, Training, Print Quality Projects, Events, Innovation Projects, World Press Trends, Congress, World Printers Forum and Expo. In 2012 he acted as Interim CEO.

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