08 abril 2016

3rd International Digital Distributors Meeting

FANDEAfter the success of the first and second Digital Distributors Meeting organized in Madrid at the premises of Casa del Lector ( FGSR),  the management team of the Spanish Federation of Book Distributors (FANDE) and the International Publishing Distribution Association (IPDA) has decided to organize this event on annual basis to allow distribution professional to share market information and digital trends.

This year close to15 speakers from Finland, United Kindgom, Argentina, Mexico, Colombia, and Spain as well as attendees from all over the world will participate in the meeting.

3rd International Digital Distributors Meeting  (Madrid – 9th June 2016)

Fundación Germán Sánchez Ruipérez (Matadero Madrid)

Paseo de la Chopera, 14 – Madrid


9:30h: Presentation of the 3th International Digital Distributors Meeting

Mr. Pedro Castaños (President UDNE / IPDA)

Mr. Luis González (Managing Director Fundación Germán Sánchez Ruipérez)

9:45h: Presentation about the situation of the ebook distribution market in different countries (statistics and trends)

Mr. Ruediger Wischenbart (Director of the Global eBook Report)

10:30h: Digital Videogames Distribution

Mr. Jaime Giné (VP International Development Services, Electronic Arts)


11:30h ROUND TABLE: Distribution of digital transmedia contents: How can collaborate the ebook and the videogames sector?

  • Mrs. Laura Nevanlinna (CEO, Kaiken Publishing – Finland)
  • Mr. Jukka Planman (Founder and CEO, Tunnel Ground – Finland)
  • Mr. Ivan Marchand (Merchandising Manager, Google – UK)
  • Mr. Quim Garreta (Founder, Cubus Games – Spain)

Moderator: Mr. Javier Celaya (Managing Director, Bookwire – Spain)

12:30h: ROUND TABLE: Distribution of digital contents in Latin America: New projects and trends

  • Mrs. Viviana Zocco (Founder and CEO, Bajalibros – Argentina)
  • Mr. Alejandro Borrego (Managing Director, Orbile – México)
  • Mr. Gerardo Jaramillo (Managing Director, Educal – México)
  • Mr. Jaime Iván Hurtado (Founder and CEO, Hipertexto – Colombia)
  • Mr. Eduardo Varela-Cid (Founder and CEO, e-Libro – USA)

Moderator: Mrs. Arantza Larrauri (Managing Director, Libranda – Spain)


15:00h: ROUND TABLE: How and where are the Digital Readers?: Digital readership habits and audiences

  • Mr. Andrew Rhomberg (Founder and CEO, Jellybooks – UK)
  • Mr. Jason Mander (Managing Director, Global Web Index – UK)
  • Mr. Fernando Fominaya (Founder and CEO, MyLibreto – Spain)
  • Mr. Luis Collado (Product Partnerships Manager, Google – Spain)

Moderator: Mr. Luis González (Managing Director, FGSR – Spain)


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