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  "Special Edition" Frankfurter Buchmesse 2020

- Digital presence at the fair, exhibit digitally

- Offers and events available digitally

- Q&A on Digital Offers at the fair

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Register as a digital exhibitor at the Special Edition of Frankfurter Buchmesse.

The registration is free of charge and includes the following digital offers:
-Expanded entry in the Exhibitor Directory
-Expanded entry in the Calendar of Events
-Opportunity to reserve tiles on our Reader's delights (B2C) and Business insights (B2B) pages with a link to content/subjects that you wish to highlight. 
Our website will contain 13 specific pages addressing private visitors and 10 specific pages addressing trade visitors.
Interested customers in trading rights can present their titles available for licensing on Frankfurt Rights, browse presented titles at a fully tagged platform and much more!
And of course the chance to participate in our matchmaking activities as well as our professional programme, Frankfurt Conference, featuring expert speakers.

First come- First serve!.


7 Day Live Programme-The live programme of Frankfurter Buchmesse embraces a variety of attractions for everybody, be it the general public or the trade visitors. 

Matchaking- Take advantage of the many new functions of our matchmaking tool – in the app and on your desktop. This tool is intuitive to use. Discover and get in touch with suitable business partners.

Events and Exhbitors- The Special Edition of Frankfurter Buchmesse 2020 features an extensive digital programme. Click to find out more here about our digital exhibitors and events. 

Frankfurt Rights- This is Frankfurter Buchmesse's new digital portal for contacts, information,and trading rights and licences. With an international catalogue of rights to browse, discover, and be found.

Overview of digital fair »

In the times of pandemic publishing industry has come to a standstill, but the Frankfurt Book Fair is committed to keep it going and is all set to take place physically and digitally from 14th to 18th October 2020.

Frankfurt Book Fair is your opportunity to showcase your Books and services to 138 countries from the comfort of your homes.

GBO New Delhi has hosted Live webinars from 24 August 2020 - 04 September 2020 for South Asian region publishers exclusively. There was a huge number of engagement by publishers seeking detailed information and know how the Frankfurt Book Fair Digital can bring them business free of cost.

The session was recorded and can be accessed easily on YouTube.

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German Book Office New Delhi has been working closely with the publishing and creative industries of India and its neighboring countries. The goal is to grow literary and rights exchange, facilitate business and of course to showcase India and South Asia at the publishing and creative industry’s  largest trade event worldwide.

Visit Globalocal Talks to listen to Season 2 Episode 1. Stay Tuned on our social media handle @GBONewdelhi for the launch of Episode 2 of Season 2 with Anja Von Kampen.


Travel writing has been an alien tradition to Indian literature. A distinct Indian view of Pre-modern world, inferred from sub-text of travel accounts, never emerges. Many foreign travellers wrote about their impressions of India, making their impressions an important source to reconstruct Indian history.
Travel has generally been a niche genre for publishers. Travel writing is exciting and who doesn't want to be transported away from their immediate space?
The pandemic has brought about a palpable decline in general trust levels. How will people react to a stranger, wanting to have a detailed conversation? One can only speculate.

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Featured tweet

Frankfurt Digital Manual for Exhibitors 2020 
Under the motto 'All together now' #fbm20 presents a wide-ranging digital programme which offers publishers and partners, culture enthusiasts and trade visitors from all over the world the opportunity to engage with each other in a virtual space.

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Featured Video

All together now! ? Frankfurter Buchmesse 2020 is happening – and we are very much looking forward to it! In light of these unusual times, we’re putting a lot on the line for you, so that publishers, book lovers and creatives will get their money’s worth this year. In the coming weeks, we will fill you in on everything that entails. We’ll see you – on air, at the fair & in the city! 

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