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Buchmetropolen Frankfurt - Warschau

Panel discussion / discussion
A series of online German–Polish events with experts from the international book and publishing industry

‘Lobbying in an age of globalising book markets’ is the theme of the fourth event in the Warsaw–Frankfurt Book Metropolises series, which will explore how local and international booksellers’ and publishers’ associations can influence developments in the book market.

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Just like many other sectors, the global book industry is grappling with the impact of digitalisation, which is making existing business models obsolete. So it’s crucial to analyse current trends and changes, and adapt to the new realities. One of the key challenges facing booksellers and publishers today is how to secure the best trading conditions in the increasingly global book/media market, particularly where this conflicts with the interests of monopolistic online retailers. The speakers will explain how companies can organise and collaborate at European level to ensure continued positive development of the book market in future.

Livestream Polish or German


Jessica Saenger
Jessica Saenger Director for European and International Affairs , Börsenverein des Deutschen Buchhandels


Wlodzimierz Albin Managing Director, Wolters Kluwer
Peter Kraus vom Cleff (c) Lukas Wehner
Peter Kraus vom Cleff Managing Director, Rowohlt Verlage