Ainhoa Sánchez Mateo

  Ainhoa Sánchez Mateo (Madrid, 1974) lleva veinte años dedicada a la gestión cultural, primero en el mundo de las exposiciones de arte y, desde 2014, en temas literarios. Licenciada Cumlaudeen Historia del Arte por la Boston University, y máster en Gestión Cultural, por la Universidad Oberta de Catalunya, Universitat Girona y Universitat Illes Balleares, […]

Arturo Cavanna

  Uno de los grandes referentes de la evolución digital en la educación en el panorama nacional. Con casi 20 años de experiencia profesional en el ámbito de la tecnología y la educación; dirigiendo proyectos junto con Telefónica, Microsoft, Intel, Google for Education… Un auténtico apasionado por la tecnología y la educación. Tecnólogo, Informático, Pedagogo […]

Brian O’Leary

“Boundaries are expanding, with more titles, new formats, new business models, and more surfing and sampling. Publishers are working to respond to what’s new, but how can they more reliably prepare for what’s next?”   Brian O’Leary is executive director of the Book Industry Study Group, a U.S. trade association that disseminates information, creates and […]

Carlos Asensio

Es licenciado en Sociología y Ciencias Políticas, además de experto en feminismo y en diversidad sexual. Como escritor, ha publicado los poemarios Arder o quemar (2019) y Dejar de ser (2017). Trabaja en el mundo editorial como experto en marketing digital, comunicación y redes sociales y colabora con medios literarios y culturales como Diario16, El Asombrario u OcultaLit.   […]

Cecilia González Godino

Es escritora, correctora y traductora editorial, así como investigadora académica en Sociología de la Literatura. Ha trabajado para editoriales como Grupo Anaya y Penguin Random House. Es máster en Cultura Contemporánea, beca Draper por la Universidad de Nueva York (NYU) y ha desarrollado un nuevo concepto de análisis literario sobre la restricción. Circo de extravíos […]

Chris Beer

“With each new breakthrough in tech comes new ways of engaging with the world – but also new platforms for old habits. Balancing groundbreaking technology and trends with established human traits is key to unlocking the best future for consumers and content creators”.   Chris Beer is a Senior Trends Analyst at GlobalWebIndex, a market […]

Cigdem Aker

  “Seizing the digital and technological opportunities is much easier, when we join forces internationally”.   Cigdem Aker is head of strategy and innovation at the German Publishers and Booksellers Association (Börsenverein des Deutschen Buchhandels e.V.). With initiatives like the international CONTENTshift accelerator she pursues the aim to push the boundaries of publishing and to […]

Clara C. Scribá

  Es una de las fundadoras de Letropía (2015), filóloga hispánica por la UAM y traductora por la Universidad de Newcastle. Es autora de los poemarios Plurales (Harpo, 2014) y Ya no (Huerga y Fierro, 2018). En Letropía ejerce de directora general y gestora de proyectos, además de realizar formaciones para escritores como talleres literarios.

Colin Lovrinovic

  Colin Lovrinovic is an Australian/German serial entrepreneur with a passion for new technology in media (and in general) – and having fun while making the world a more interesting place. He is Managing Director at Gould Finch, the next generation data-driven management consulting firm that focuses on digital evolution and transformation across various industries. […]

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 (, universities (,, corporations (, public libraries ( Eric is a former […]

Fernando Piquer

Desde hace más de 20 años, la trayectoria profesional de Fernando Piquer ha estado ligada a Internet y al entretenimiento digital. Antes de la creación del club de eSports Movistar Riders fundó Bitoon Games, la primera compañía de juegos “free to play” española. Previamente fue socio fundador de Zinkia, donde participó en la creación y explotación de la serie de animación “Pocoyó” y […]

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 […]

Javier Serena

  Javier Serena trabaja como Jefe del Área de Literatura de la AECID, dentro de la Dirección de Relaciones Culturales y Científicas, y como coordinador y colaborador de la revista Cuadernos Hispanoamericanos, también dependiente de la Agencia. Previamente, ha sido Jefe de Comunicación de la AECID, y trabajó también como Jefe de Área de Promoción […]

Jens Klingelhöfer

  Jens Klingelhöfer is CEO and co-founder of the internationally established digital distribution and marketing company Bookwire ( with offices in Frankfurt, Barcelona, Sao Paulo and Mexico-City. Bookwire is specializing in marketing ebooks, digital audiobooks and print-on-demand products in all existing and emerging sales channels worldwide. The company works with over 1200 publishing houses for […]

Johannes Knierzinger

“To complicated; didnt read – readers demand an uncompromisingly good experience. With a system that unifies all sources and helps readers to follow their trusted sources, Newsadoo is bringing back the attention of the readers to news. And thats the foundation for a subscription model that works for news”.   The father of two children studied […]

José Manuel Anta

Managing Director of FANDE and the International Publishing Distribution Association (IPDA) 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 […]

Luis González

“If you want to innovate, turn off the computer and go for a walk” As Managing Director of the GSR Foundation launched several innovation projects such as Lecturalab, Canal Lector, Lectylab, LCFL, Territorio Ebook, Renodo or Readmagine. Since 1992 he belongs to the Administrators Corp and has held several senior positions at the National Spanish […]

Luis Villa del Campo

“When working in change, business development starts inside. Creating a movement. I have a garage mentality. I love starting things, working on the fringes, and being an agent of change. I have helped companies through offer definition, people training and mentoring, marketing, business development, and project delivery”.   Strategist, experience architecting, creativity, customer focus, intrapreneur, […]

Luz Amelia Santana y Marcela Rodríguez

  Luz Amelia Santana (Lima, 1977) Co-fundadora del proyecto Pequeño Pato Salvaje Editorial (desde 2015). Fotógrafa, editora y administradora. MBA de Columbia Business School [Nueva York] (2006-2008). Oficial de Inversiones Asociada en IFC (Grupo Banco Mundial) (2009-2012). Fotógrafa del Centro de la Imagen [Lima] (2012-2014). Parte del taller de fotografía  Atelier Smedsby [Lima y Paris] […]

Magnus Nytel

  Nytell has been working in the publishing sector from 1997. He was Managing Director of Book of the Month. Later he developed his career during eighteen years in different posts at Bonnierförlagen until he joined Nextory.

Oren Teicher

  “Bookstores are a place where different thoughts, different ideologies and different perspectives all sit lined up on a shelf next to one another. Bookstores are the perfect place for the conversation to begin about how we can understand different people’s perspectives and how we can reconcile different points of view”. Oren Teicher is CEO […]

Pablo Fernández

  Pablo is a journalist and technologist that runs Innovation at PRISA Radio, the largest Spanish speaking radio broadcaster. His main areas of work and research include audio production automatization, content discovery, distribution and monetization. He played a leading role in the conceptualization and development of projects such as Podium Podcast (global Spanish podcast network), […]

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” […]

Salvatore Nascarella

  Nascarella is Founder of Ensfero. has almost 20 years of experience in publishing and training companies, with particular attention to digital penetration, online learning processes (e-learning, gamification, edutainment), and content curation. He shaped his editorial skills, adapting them to the world of professional education. Nascarella deals with instructional design and training management for large […]

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 […]

Sergio Bang

Sergio Bang (1976, Madrid). Su formación, comprende estudios de periodismo y publicidad. Ha sido durante más de una década jefe de prensa y RRPP de la Real Federación Española de Automovilismo. Actualmente dirige Grant Librería y la galería de arte Swinton, en Madrid. Escribe de forma habitual para medios digitales como Zenda, Clavoardiendo o El […]

Sergio Mejías Sánchez

Ingeniero Técnico de Informática por la UPM y Master en dirección de empresas por el IESE, nacido en Madrid. En la actualidad desarrolla su labor profesional en la editorial de auto edición Bubok del que es CEO y co-fundador. Su labor profesional comenzó como consultor de proyectos de big-data y de optimización de procesos logistico-informáticos. […]

Sergio “Sacha” Azcona

  Sergio “Sacha” Azcona, es autor de media docena de libros de estilos heterogéneos: narrativa, divulgativos, de cine, e infantiles. Es director y patrono de la Fundación Azcona, una Institución cultural sin ánimo de lucro ni aportación económica estatal alguna, fundada en el año 2000. La Fundación Azcona apoya la creación artística e impulsa la […]

Shane Ennis

  Shane is the Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer for Noa, leading the company’s presence across Mobile, Web, Smart Speakers & Connected Cars.   Noa have partnered with some of the world’s best news publishers to offer professionally narrated journalistic articles on a single platform. Our content can be found on Mobile, Web, Smart Speakers […]

Shweta Khurana

  With passion for the WORD and belief that content always opens windows into new world of knowledge, She has been into editing, content creation and marketing for more than 14 years. Shweta Khurana is Editor at All About Book Publishing Magazine in India -. A bi-monthly trade journal exclusively dedicated to Publishing and a […]

Silvia Hijano Coullaut

  Es la creadora de Libracos un atelier-estudio que lleva fabricando mundos de papel desde 2008. Encuadernadora artesanal de profesión, se formó en la escuela-taller del Palacio Real de Madrid. En estos últimos años se ha especializado en trabajos relacionados con la ingeniería del papel, libros pop up y móviles. Estos “extraños” y únicos libros […]