21-24 March 2015, Berlin

with the main Summit 23-24 March

USA Tour

Last Chance to Book at a Discounted Rate!

The Early Bird special offer to attend the Digital Innovators’ Summit 2015 in Berlin, Germany on 23-24 March runs out on 31 January – this is your last chance to book at a discounted rate before standard rates come into effect.


The early bird rate for FIPP members is €1,390 (the standard rate is €1,690) and for non-members €1,690 (the standard rate is €2,190). The offer ends on 31 January. Register here.


The DIS focuses on innovations within the magazine media and related media and technology fields impacting on content businesses.


Speakers confirmed are from companies and brands such as Aller Media, The Daily Best, Blendle, EMAP, Pinterest, Hearst, LinkedIn, Google, Harvard Business Review, Piano Media, Rocket Space, Gigaom, The Economist, Hewlett Packard and more.


Apart from speaker sessions, the programme also includes specialist workshops – open to anyone to attend but with limited space available – two on innovation and one on publisher strategies in the face of tougher data regulation.


See the list of confirmed speakers and view the programme.


Delegates so far registered for DIS 2015 come from 23 countries, and 90 companies including:


A-lehdet Oy, Aller Holding, Arnoldo Mondadori, Axel Springer, Conde Nast, Edipresse, Egmont, Elsevier, Gruner + Jahr, Google, Harvard Business Review, Haymarket Media Group, Hubert Burda Media, Hearst, Immediate Media, LinkedIn, Lions Festivals (Cannes Lions), Marquard Media, Motor Presse Stuttgart, Outbrain, Pinterest, Sanoma Media, Time Inc, UBM Live and more.


Why not join them, and save if you register before 31 January?

DIS Programme Overview
DIS 2015 will run 4 days from 21 - 24 March 2015. Here is an overview to give you a sense of the programme.


Saturday, 21 March 2015
- Start of Media Hack Day Hackathon*


Sunday, 22 March 2015
- Media Hack Day Hackathon presentations*
Meet the Founder Berlin startup tour*
- Evening Reception for all Summit attendees


Monday, 23 March 2015
- Main Summit, Day 1 Conference Programme 


Tuesday, 24 March 2015
- Main Summit, Day 2 Conference Programme
- Meet the Founder Berlin startup tour*


Items not included in Main Summit registration. Meet the Founder requires separate registration.

We hope to see you in Berlin!


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Pernille Aalund
Innovation Director, Aller Media A/S
John Avlon
Co-Managing Director and Editor-in-Chief, The Daily Beast
Marten Blankesteijn
Founder and CEO, Blendle
Natasha Christie-Miller
Matt Crystal
Head of International, Pinterest
Gary Ellis
Chief Digital Officer, Hearst Magazines International
Justin Ferrell
Fellowships Director, The Hasso Plattner Institute of Design at Stanford
Lutz Finger
Director Data Science and Data Engineeering, LinkedIn
Richard Gingras
Senior Director of News and Social Products, Google
Eric Hellweg
MD Digital Strategy, Harvard Business Review
Jan Krog Henningsen
Head of Business Development at Aller Innovation, Aller Media
Daniel Knapp
Director, Advertising, IHS Technology
Kelly Leach
CEO, Piano Media
Johanna Lehmann
Director RocketX EMEA, RocketSpace
Joshua Macht
Group Publisher, Harvard Business Review
David Nussbaum
Chairman and CEO, F+W
Robin Raven
VP Product Management, Digital Solutions, The Economist Group
Matt Sanchez
CEO & Co-Founder, Say Media
Juan Señor
Partner, Innovation Media Consulting Group
Alan South
Innovation Practitioner
Philip Thomas
Chief Executive, Lions Festivals
Alexander van Boetzelaer
Managing Director R&D Solutions, Elsevier
Shane Wall
Chief Technology Officer, Hewlett-Packard
John Wilpers
Senior Director, Innovation Media Consulting (USA)

Print Ad Reliant Business to Multi-Channel Subscriptions: Q&A with Natasha Christie-Miller, CEO of EMAP

EMAP has transformed from a declining advertising dependent print business to a growing multichannel subscription business.More ...


Media Hack Day Q&A with Jan Bechler: Publishers, this is how hackathons can work for you

Jan Bechler is a serial entrepreneur and online evangelist. We talk to Jan about the value of hackathons to media owners, and about the topic for the next Media Hackday.More ...


Successfully Combining Content with Commerce: Q&A with David Nussbaum, CEO of F+W

David Nussbaum, CEO of F+W, shares his approaches and insights into transforming a 100 year old niche print publisher into a digital-first content and e-commerce company.More ...

Who attends?

The Digital Innovators’ Summit attracts senior executives and key decision makers from magazine and digital media groups from around the world.  Attendees include CEOs, Managing Directors, Publishers, Editors as well as executives from Business Development, Interactive, Marketing and Sales. Here are just a few of the companies that have had attendees at DIS.

Don't miss out.  Join us!

21 - 24 March 2015 (main Summit 23-24 March)
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