Ana Córdoba

Ana Córdoba siempre ha trabajado en el ámbito del diseño editorial. Tras estudiar Bellas Artes, descubrió que su verdadera vocación era potenciar la experiencia lectora mediante diferentes lenguajes gráficos y soportes. Ha diseñado libros y colecciones editoriales para instituciones y grupos de comunicación, como la Unión Europea, el diario Público o Unidad Editorial. Actualmente es […]

Arantza Larrauri

Nací en Barcelona en 1976, ciudad en la que actualmente resido. Me licencié en Administración de empresas en ESADE, donde también obtuve el MBA. Completé mi formación en Arizona, en la escuela Thunderbird, donde obtuve el Master in International Management. Trabajo en el sector del libro desde hace catorce años. En 2010 me incorporé como […]

Ashleigh Gardner

Deputy General Manager, Wattpad Studios, Publishing at Wattpad Creates meaningful promotional and editorial partnerships with the publishing, advertising, and entertainment industries. Before joining Wattpad, Ashleigh was director of content management at Kobo, where she focused on expanding Kobo’s existing catalogue, while developing new ebook stores in international markets.

Benigno Moreno

Soy Licenciado en Ciencias de la Información, rama imagen y sonido por la Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Ingresé en Radio Nacional como técnico de sonido y al terminar la carrera pude acceder al puesto de realizador de programas especiales donde doy mis primeros pasos en mi verdadera vocación: que el receptor de mi trabajo entienda […]

Daniel Benchimol

Soy Licenciado en Comunicación de la Universidad de Buenos Aires, y fundador y director de Proyecto451, una agencia que brinda servicios de consultoría y gestión a las editoriales y otros organismos en la búsqueda de digitalizar sus publicaciones. Fui Director Editorial de Fox Andina S.A. (editorial que publica, entre otros la revista USERS, ex PC-USERS, […]

Daniel Lombraña

Ingeniero informático, Doctor en Programación Genética Paralela,  experto en ciencia ciudadana, desarrollador de PYBOSSA y CEO de Scifabric (de la cual es también Fundador). Crea proyectos para acercar metodologías de investigación a la ciudadanía. Scifabric desarrolla una tecnología llamada PYBOSSA para la creación de plataformas de recogida, análisis y enriquecimiento de datos en entornos colaborativos. […]

David Streatfield

My consultancy work is guided by a throwaway comment made by an Irish banker (shortly before the international financial meltdown): “The trouble with planning is that it has to degenerate into action”. David Streatfield has been involved with impact evaluation for more than thirty years. He is Principal of Information Management Associates a consultancy, training […]

David Varela

Award-winning narrative designer, writer and producer of games, VR, TV and ambitious transmedia projects. Also a workshop leader, awards judge, mentor and regular speaker at conferences, festivals and courses around the world. Some of his highligths: In 2009, I produced a project called Xi. It’s still one of the largest Alternate Reality Games (ARGs) ever […]

Denis Zwirn

Denis Zwirn in the founder and CEO of Numilog. Numilog is a French pioneer of the ebook market, created in 1999. Besides its own retail sites (www.numilog.com, www.ebookezvous.com) and reading applications in iOS  and Android environment, Numilog offers publishers a global solution for distributing, selling and lending eBooks through the major international platforms, independent eBook stores […]

Eric Briys

Disorder is why libraries are still around, disorder is why they are there to stay Eric Briys is the founder of Cyberlibris, a French firm established in 2001. Cyberlibris is the pioneer of  institutional subscription based digital libraries. Cyberlibris clients include business schools (www.scholarvox.com), universities (http://univ.scholarvox.com, http://international.scholarvox.com), corporations (www.business-vox.com), public libraries (www.bibliovox.com). Eric is a former […]

Fernando Hernández

Fernando cuenta con más de 20 años de experiencia en el diseño web y experiencia de usuario. Muy especializado en medios ha trabajado, colaborando, rediseñando medios como,  ABC.es, los periódicos regionales de Vocento, El Confidencial, Vanitatis, Primera Hora, EL PAÍS.com. En la actualidad trabaja en EL PAÍS como director de Arte y coordinando el equipo de diseño […]

Gerard Nahm

Director comercial de Cegal en Red/Librired. Treinta años de experiencia en el sector de las librerías. En los últimos diez años dedicado a los aspectos tecnológicos del trabajo diario de las librerías: gestión informática del libro, programas de gestión de librerías, bases de datos bibliográficas y gestión de la información en el sector del libro. […]

Giuseppe Ciancia

Giuseppe Ciancia born in Italy in 1987. In 2010 he attends lessons of screenplay writing for comics at Accademia delle Belle Arti in Genova. He deals with digital publishing since 2011, when he becomes editor of Verticalismi.it, the first italian webcomics & lab magazine. Since 2015 he works as editor-in-chief for VERTICOMICS s.r.l., a digital […]

Grazia Gotti

A New Moral Attitude: Reading is a problem of Education Graduated in Pedagogy, in 1983 Grazia Gotti co-founded the Cooperativa Culturale Giannino Stoppani and the indipendent children’s book store. She collaborates with several publishers, scouting and curating bookseries. Since 2003 she is a member of Accademia Drosselmeier, a Study Centre attended by teachers, educators, librarians, […]

Gregorio Pellegrino

One format to rule them all! Italian computer engineer, Gregorio Pellegrino has a strong knowledge in the digital publishing field, new media with particular attention to accessibility for visually impaired people. He is a consultant in these areas for publishing companies (especially regarding formats, international standards and authoring platforms). He is the technical manager of […]

Irene Rodrigo

Irene Rodrigo es divulgadora literaria. Su pasión es establecer relaciones entre la vida de las personas y los universos que contienen los libros, y comunicarlas a través de la radio y la televisión. Además, forma a editores y libreros en marketing y comunicación. Libros, comunicación y descubrimiento del mundo y de uno mismo. Ésas son […]

James English

Program Manager Ebooks The New York Public Library James came to the New York Public Library in May 2013 and serves as Product Manager – National Platforms.   His primary duties were as product manager for SimplyE – an open source e-reading platform and IMLS grant-funded project which aims to simplify the experience of discovering, […]

Javier Celaya

Javier Celaya is the CEO of Dosdoce.com, a company that provides strategic management consultancy services to a wide range of publishing sector entities: publishers, retailers, librarians, etc. He is also the Managing Director for Spain and Latin America of Bookwire, an international distribution platform representing more than 1,000 worldwide publishers with more than 160,000 titles. He is […]

Javier López Yáñez

Director técnico de CEGAL (Confederación Española de Gremios y Asociaciones de Libreros). Anteriormente fue Director de la Feria del Libro de Sevilla y de la Federación Andaluza de Libreros, hasta 2017. En el sector del libro, desde 1984, y como propietario de la librería Repiso (Sevilla) hasta 2014. https://www.facebook.com/javier.lopezyanez https://twitter.com/javierly https://www.instagram.com/javier_lopez_y/ ⇛ Cegal en Red […]

Jesús Vega

Jesus Vega es emprendedor, escritor y speaker. Ha trabajado como Director de Recursos Humanos de Inditex, Banco Santander y Hewlett Packard. A lo largo de su trayectoria profesional, sus equipos contrataron a más de 200.000 personas  en 70 países diferentes. Colaborador de varias Fundaciones, Consejos y Jurados. Autor de La Empresa Sensual, libro que ha […]

Johanna Brinton

Johanna Brinton is Rakuten OverDrive’s European Business Development Executive working closely with publishers to make their digital content available for distribution to libraries. With over 18 years’ experience in dealing with digital content and publishing, Johanna is immersed in the diverse European publishing scenes and aggregates the largest multilingual catalogue in the world for libraries. […]

José Manuel Anta

Managing Director of FANDE www.fande.es and the International Publishing Distribution Association (IPDA) www.ipdaweb.org Graduate in Economics by the Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Master in Foreign Trade by CEOE and Postgraduate Course in Market Research at the Autonomous University of Madrid (1995). Since 1997, performs the work of Managing Director of the Federation of National Associations […]

Julianne Trummer

Reading is dreaming Estrategia e innovación: Juliane tiene 20+ años de experiencia en estrategia de diseño y diseño industrial. Formó parte del equipo que diseñó el 787 Dreamliner mientras trabajaba para Teague/Boeing. Como experta en estrategia de diseño y diseño de servicios, Juliane ha liderado proyectos de innovación relacionados con el cambio de paradigma hacia un enfoque centrado […]

Kazuyoshi Takeuchi

Born in Hiroshima, Kazuyoshi Takeuchi graduated in Social Sciences from Hitotsubashi University in Japan. In 1974, he joined Shodensha, a company that publishes non-fiction, “light novels”, mangas and magazines (Feel Young, Zipper, Nina’s), where he was administrative and financial director, sales, marketing and publishing licensing director, to be finally appointed as president in 2002. Since […]

Kazuyuki Masuda

Let’s think about how to make a market where paper and digital comics coexist positively: Hint 1: Digital distribution could be also an integrating part of promotion for paper sales Hint 2: People who read comics in paper and in digital formats are quite different Kazuyuki Masuda has been working from 1985 to 2011 for […]

Leónidas Fuster

Leónidas Fuster Armán, Rosario, Argentina. licenciado en Periodismo y Máster en Industrias Culturales en la UCM/Fundación Ortega y Gasset-Marañón, dirige dos agencias de comunicación (FicPR en Argentina y Fetén en España) especializadas en prensa y relaciones públicas. Actualmente está desarrollando proyectos propios basados en la cultura, nuevas tecnología y comunicación.

Linda Corugedo

Linda Corugedo Steneberg, Director, DG Communications networks, Content and Technologies. Born and raised in Stockholm, Sweden. Has mostly lived abroad since late twenties. Studies at the Stockholm School of Economics where she also chaired the Students Association during her last year. Joined the Swedish Foreign Service and served abroad in Bangkok, Brussels, Madrid and Geneva. Specialised in EU matters, […]

Luc Bourcier

Luc Bourcier is the CEO of Izneo, Europe’s leading digital comic platform. He has achieved most of his career in video games. In 1988, he launched the Sega brand in France, as Marketing and Commercial Director before creating in 1996, the French subsidiary of the American video games publisher : GT Interactive. From 2000, he […]

Luis González

“Si quieres innovar, apaga la computadora y sal a dar un paseo” Director General de la Fundación GSR. Desde 1992 ocupó diversos cargos directivos como Administrador Civil del Estado, en la dirección de unidades de desarrollo regional o I+D y puso en marcha el Plan Nacional de la Lectura. Responsable del lanzamiento de diversos proyectos digitales […]

Marta Tello Calvo

Marta Tello Calvo, Soria, 1992. Graduada en Historia del Arte por la UCM, ha alternado sus estudios superiores en Cultura, marketing, ventas y diseño con su corta pero extensa vida laboral. Principalmente ha dedicado su carrera a la gestión cultural, trabajando en Diversas ferias de Arte contemporáneo, como Art Madrid, SUMMA Art Fair o DEARTE […]

Matthias Matting

Selfpublishing is becoming a must-have tool for any serious author. It allows authors to actually live of their own, creative work. Matthias Matting (51) is the founder of Selfpublisherbibel.de, Germany’s most important source on all aspects of self-publishing. After studying physics, he worked as a journalist for major German media for 20 Years to finally become […]

Mayca Aguilera

  Soy licenciada en Ciencias de la Información, rama Imagen y sonido, por la Universidad Politécnica de Valencia y cursé el Master de Radio Nacional de España y de la Universidad Complutense de Madrid. He desarrollado mi carrera profesional en la radio, donde trabajo desde hace 20 años. Comencé en Radio 3 como realizadora y […]

Miguel Ángel Gallego

Licenciado en Bellas Artes, Diplomado en Diseño de Medios de Comunicación, Master en Dirección de Marketing y Gestión Comercial por el Esic. Actualmente realizo tareas de Desarrollo de Negocio, Consultoría de transformación digital, mejora de procesos multi canal. Transformar modelos de negocio obsoletos en viables a través de creatividad en gestión, mi reto.

Mónica Fernández Muñoz

“Regulations are not obstacles, but bridges and roads to achieve our common goals” Mónica Fernández Muñoz (Madrid , 1970) es Licenciada en Derecho por la Universidad Complutense de Madrid . Tras un breve paso por el sector privado, entró a formar parte, en 1997, del Cuerpo Superior de Administradores Civiles del Estado. Posteriormente realizó el […]

Monse Reyes

“Future begins/ends now” Es una propuesta editorial que aúna lo mejor de los formatos tradicionales impresos como el libro, el cómic o la novela gráfica y lo lleva un paso más allá, implementando elementos a través de los cuales el lector se convierte en parte de la historia, gracias al uso de la realidad virtual […]

Nina Klein

Independent consultant for strategic communication and business development in the cultural and creative sectors Nina studied history and German literature (M.A.) and holds a Master of Business Administration (2013). She worked as a journalist in Germany for over ten years before moving to Poland in 2002. There, she was director of a training programme for […]

Nisa Bayindir

With new devices and technology acting as ‘extensions of self’ and identity, it has become the ultimate content conundrum to define a well-balanced value exchange that benefits consumers and content creators alike. Director of Global Insights and Consumer Psychologist An award-winning audience intelligence strategist and consumer psychologist who blends research and insights to deconstruct consumer […]

Orna Ross

Every business is now in the publishing business ORNA ROSS is a bestselling and award-winning novelist and poet and founder of two influential online creative communities: the Alliance of Independent Authors and The Creativist Club. A storyteller, word lover and creative connector, she shows indie authors and other creative entrepreneurs how to make a living […]

Piero Attanasio

Author’s right is freedom After a degree in economics at the University of Bologna, Piero has been working in book publishing since 1986. In 1995 he joined AIE (Italian Publishers Association) where he is currently director of international affairs and R&D programmes and coordinates the activities of the academic publishing group. He is CEO of […]

Pilar Astray

Pilar Astray (Madrid, 1990) también conocida como “Boadicea” es poeta escénica y actriz de nacimiento, además de eso quiso hacer cine y se graduó en Comunicación Audiovisual por la Universidad Complutense de Madrid, formación que ha completado con varios seminarios y cursos de guión de cine y trabajando en diversas productoras audiovisuales. Autora de “El […]

Porter Anderson

Porter Anderson ( @Porter_Anderson ) BA, MA, MFA, is a journalist, speaker, and consultant specializing in book publishing. Formerly with CNN and CNN International as well as the Village Voice, the Dallas Times Herald, and The Bookseller, he is Editor-in-Chief of Publishing Perspectives, founded and operated by Frankfurt Book Fair New York. Publishing Perspectives is the […]

Raúl Castelló y Matti Heikonen

PARTI es la primera editorial online de narrativa gráfica visual. El más amplio catálogo de obra gráfica digital en español. Podrás encontrar cualquier trabajo relacionado con el mundo de la ilustración: viñetas, tiras, páginas, cómics o novelas gráficas en las que la interactividad y el uso de nuevos recursos gráficos darán un carácter único a […]

Roger Domingo

Dirige los sellos Deusto, Gestión 2000, Alienta y Para Dummies, pertenecientes a Grupo Planeta, así como la empresa PlanetaHipermedia.com, especializada en formación online. Tras licenciarse en Humanidades por la Universidad Pompeu Fabra de Barcelona, realiza el Master of Science in Publishing en la Pace University de Nueva York. Asimismo, entre 2005 y 2007 cursa el […]

Rüdiger Wischenbart

Rüdiger Wischenbart, born in 1956 in Graz, Austria, is the founder of “Content and Consulting” (since 2003), and a writer specialized in culture, cultural industries, the global book markets, innovation in the book industry, literature, media, and communication. Most recently, he researched and (co-) authored several reports on global publishing markets, notably the “Global eBook” […]

Sara Iglesias

“La innovación es un juego de aciertos y errores, atreverse a practicarlo es avanzar en el desarrollo de nuevas ideas” Sara Iglesias es promotora de la lectura y especialista en literatura infantil y juvenil. Su trabajo e investigación se centran en las primeras edades y en el asesoramiento, diseño y ejecución de proyectos sobre alfabetización […]

Sebastian Posth

As a publisher, entrepreneur and consultant, I have been working for many years to transform innovative technology into valuable and useful products, services and tools for the publishing industry. It is my personal ambition to support media companies in developing and implementing a digital business model that suits their needs and helps them grow their […]

Silvia Bianchi

A graduate in Semiotics, Silvia has more than ten years of experience in the fields of communication, creative direction, art curation and education. She is responsible for creating the editorial process of Freeda and managing the creative talents of the media company in Spain. She has been curating Libros Mutantes Madrid Art Book Fair since […]

Stefano Mauri

  Chairman and CEO of the Editorial Group Mauri Spagnol and Vice President of Messaggerie Italiane Literature degree in Milan (1985) and master of Science in Publishing in New York (1987). He is President and Ceo of GeMS – Gruppo editoriale Mauri Spagnol, the second Italian publishing group with 10 publishing houses and 19 publishing […]

Susanne Gilling

I have been working strategically and intensely with the transformation of libraries into community centres for many years and has a perspective that covers both Dokk1 and smaller branches. Head of Local Branches and Library Services, Dokk1 Librarian and management education In Aarhus Public Libraries since 1997, various positions 2014 Head of Local Branches (18) […]

Teresa Corchete

“Los libros y las ideas nos incitan a explorar territorios sin límites” Teresa Corchete tiene una larga trayectoria profesional en los campos de la literatura infantil y la promoción de la lectura. Es especialista en álbum ilustrado, trabajo con bebés y materiales de lectura y dinamización de actividades destinados a niños con necesidades especiales. En […]

Tuomas Sorjomaa

Creating stories. Building worlds. Technology and distribution channels may change, but the demand for great storytelling remains. Tuomas Sorjamaa is Licensing & Acquisitions Manager at Kaiken Entertainment,  an entertainment company specializing in storytelling through TV, film, digital products, licensing and publishing. Kaiken discovers, develops and creates original IPs with potential to build multimedia franchises around […]

Veronika Kartovenko

We believe that ‘social and mobile’ is the future when it comes to reading and writing. With Sweek, we are creating synergies between mobile, traditional and self-publishing Co-founder of Sweek.com A cum laude graduate in Business Information Management and International Business Administration from Rotterdam School of Management, Veronika is responsible for creating international partnerships and collaborations […]

Yuria Mizuta 

A manga aficionado and General Affairs Executive Director of VIZ Media Europe Group which handles Japanese manga and animation properties from initial production, television placement, distribution, merchandise licensing and promotions for consumers of ALL ages. An art historian, advertising agent, and quadrilingual (English, French, Italian & Japanese), Yuria has been a press attaché, webdesigner, art […]