Tuesday, 31st May



9:30 – 10:30
Libraries and SDG: Good practices

Anna Maria Soininvaara – Library 10 Helsinki (Finland)
Alicia Sellés – FESABID (Spain)
Carlos García-Romeral – Madrid Region Public Libraries (Spain)
Moderated by Luis González – FGSR (Spain)


10:30 – 10:50
Coffee break


10:50 – 12:15
Workshop: Assesing the impact or promotion reading project


12:15 – 13:30
Working groups


Wednesday, 1st June


9:30 – 10:00
A portrait of Spain for Frankfurt

María José Gálvez  Managing Director at Book, Reading & Libraries / M. Culture (Spain)


10:00 – 10:30
Trends of the media demand

Tom MorrisGWI (UK)


10:30 – 11:00
Embracing the trends in cultural consumption

Roberta Franceschetti – Content Specialist (Italy)


11:00 – 11:15
Coffee break


11:15 – 12:00
SDG from the innovation in Libraries and publishing industry

Anna Maria SoininvaaraDirector of Library 10 Helsinki (Finland)
Arantxa MelladoFounder and director of LiberExpress (Spain)
Moderated by Alicia SellésPresident of FESABID (Spain)



12:00 – 12:50
Reskilling, upskilling (trends in training for the publishing)

Monika KolbMediacampus frankfurt GmbH (Germany)
Nana Lohrengel – F. Umberto e Elisabetta Mauri /Scuola per Librai (Italy)
Rüdiger WischenbartRWCC (Austria)

Moderated by Luis González (Managing Director at GSR Foundation, Spain)


12:50 – 13:30
Partnerships between publishing & libraries

Enrico Turrin – Deputy Director of FEP
Christian Schumacher-Gebler – CEO of Bonnier Group (Germany)
Johanna Brinton – Overdrive (UK)

Moderated by José Manuel Anta (Managing Director at FANDE)




15:30 – 17:30
Sandbox on Innovation (Workshops)

POD and distribution in a single process
by Michaela Arnold and Aude Desbant (BoD – Germany) 

Unebook: A library access solution for independent academic publishers
by Alejandro Fernández Diego and Antonio de Marco (Unebook – Spain)



Thursday, 2nd June (#9IDDM)


9:30 – 9:40
Presentation of the #9 IDDM


9:40 – 10:10
The Book market in 2022: Data and Trends

Rüdiger Wischenbart – Digital Consumer Book Barometer (Austria)


10:10 – 10:40
Focus Market: Sweden: the paradise of the subscription model

Erik WikbergExecutive Director at House of Innovation SSE (Sweden)


10:40 – 10:50
Coffee Break


10:50 – 11:40
ROUND TABLE – Educational content: Multiformat and global scope

Nadine BillardSVP Content Acquisitions & Strategic Partnerships at Odilo (Spain)
Marc Boutet– CEO at DeMarque (Canada)
Gauthier Van MalderenFounder and CEO at Perlego (UK)
Moderated by Luis González (Managing Director at GSR Foundation, Spain)


11:40 – 12:30
ROUND TABLE – The green publishing strategy / Sustainability

Michiel KolmanSenior Vice President at Elsevier (Netherlands)
Karina UrquhartExecutive Director at BIC (UK)
Moderated by Patxi Beascoa (Director Comercial at PRH, Spain)


12:30 – 13:20
ROUND TABLE – Digital market tools for the book industry: Discoverability and more.

Laura Di GiuseppeProject Manager at Tandem Collective (UK)
Nathan HullChief Marketing and Strategy Officer at Beat Tech (Norway)
Andrew Rhomberg – Founder of Jellybooks (UK)
Moderated by Arantza Larrauri (Managing Director at Libranda, Spain)



15:30 – 18:00
Sandbox on Innovation (Workshops)

Edtech’s full-speed solutions in times of adversity
by Fatima Bigeriego (Odilo – Spain)

Developing new book reading styles for the smartphone
by Niels ’t Hooft (Immer Systems – The Netherlands)

Eudicom: Strengthening the digital comics offer
by Luc Bourcier (Eudicom / Izneo – EU consortium)

Readmagine farewell cocktail (sponsored by Eudicom)



Friday, 3nd June




Open-standards: EPUB 3.3, a W3C standard with a test suite

Ivan Herman (W3C)


DRM: LCP deployment in Europe, support for PDF and audiobooks

Arantza LarrauriLibranda
Nicola CavalliMLOL


Open-source: Readium toolkits on mobile and the Web

Hadrien GardeurDe Marque


Thorium Reader 2.0, what’s new?

Daniel WeckEDRLab


Acessibility: the European clock is ticking

Gregorio PellegrinoLIA
Melissa HaquenneDe Marque
Gautier ChomelEDRLab


Lis mon Livre, online access to audiobooks for elderly people

Basile MignonneauAVH
Maaike CoppensOpenDialog
Laurent Le MeurEDRLab