18-20 March 2018, Berlin

with the main Summit 19-20 March


DIS 2018 Sponsors


CCI & Escenic develop multi-channel publishing platforms for media corporations all over the world. We help our customers create engaging content, reach new audiences, and optimize their business strategies.

Our new cutting-edge digital publishing platform, CUE, is designed for digital-first publishers and a constantly changing media environment. CUE offers countless ways of bringing innovation to content production and a whole new perspective on editorial efficiency.

censhare is a universal, smart content management software vendor that supplies a content and marketing platform to global brands such as Dyson, Jaguar Land Rover, IKEA, Kohl's and Hearst Media Group to enable their digital transformation to providing multi-channel, multi-language, personalized communication to their audiences.

Headquartered in Munich, Germany, censhare has offices in the USA, UK, Switzerland, France, Netherlands and India.


Content Insights is an Editorial Intelligence tool created by editors for editors to better understand content performance and increase revenue opportunities. Powered by CPI - a comprehensive, complex comparative algorithm that identifies what stories are resonating with the audience and which behaviours they exhibit when reading - Content Insights is the ONLY Editorial Intelligence tool on the market and a perfect fit in any newsroom.


Founded in 2009, DCORE is the innovative research and consulting agency in the Media sector. With long-standing expertise and know-how, DCORE offers a wide spectrum of services on market and media research. At a time when change happens faster than ever, asking the right questions to get the most accurate results is more important than ever. This is what we do best. We develop the suitable concept and strategy for you- either with a qualitative or with a quantitative focus and for all media channels- relying on a combination of proven market research methods and innovative technical procedures. We support and consult throughout the whole planning, evaluation and optimization phase and our in-house statistic experts take care of the cleaning, analysis and visualization of the gathered data.

Within the past years, DCORE has grown rapidly and now consists of over 20 passionate, curious and creative researchers- our Motto is: We research for media, we research for markets, we research people.


Magazine and specialty publishers use Desk-Net to streamline the planning and coordination workflows in their editorial departments:

Plan stories across digital and print publications.

Manage tasks across teams and publications.

Coordinate internal and external staff.

Desk-Net integrates with other tools such as WordPress, Drupal or Slack.

A strongly growing list of publishers around the world such as Time Inc. (UK) or the LA Times use Desk-Net.


EatAndTheCity helps users discover and book great eating experiences in their city.

The AI-powered platform combines feedback from journalists, food critics and local users into unbiased reviews of nearby restaurants and takeaways. Digital media companies can in turn generate new revenue through white label integration as a trusted source of information for local eating experiences.


Inviqa is a technology partner and consultant trusted by leading brands to meet strategic goals through digital solutions. A specialist in ecommerce, content solutions, and custom software development, we help pioneering businesses engage, convert, and retain their audiences.

Inviqa customises and implements complex content, information, and collaboration platforms for websites, intranets, customers portals, and next-generation content hubs.

We are specialists in Drupal, Thunder, and bespoke CMS development and have previously helped companies such as Arsenal FC, DroemerKnauer and the BBC to improve their content distribution and to reach their audience.


We're on a mission to improve the way people discover stories that matter. With 175 employees in Vancouver, and more in both Dublin and Manila, we're building a place for people to find great content from anywhere in the world. That's why we've partnered with thousands of publishers to give readers unlimited access to leading newspapers and magazines.

We're all about choice. Using their phone or tablet, readers can browse content online or download entire issues using the PressReader app. They can subscribe for unlimited access, or get the full experience sponsored by one of our partners.


Springwise is a leading digital publishing brand in the innovation and disruption field, sourcing and curating the most cutting edge innovations from all over the world.

As the global source for innovation intelligence, our mission is to drive positive change through disruptive innovation. Our editorial team is supported by a network of 20,000+ Springspotters who sources the latest innovation, start-up and new business ideas from around the world. Every day we validate, curate and summarise the top innovations, which feed into a fully searchable database containing 8800+ innovations across all industries and geographies.

Springwise expertise helps our subscribers to drive product and business transformation and gain visibility into profitable innovations for faster deployment and competitive advantage.

Every year we donate to 1% for the Planet to help deliver greater support for environmental solutions.


Vindicia, an Amdocs company, offers comprehensive subscription management solutions that help businesses acquire and retain more customers. Providing much more than just a billing and payments system, the company's SaaS-based subscription management platform combines big data analysis, strategic consulting and proprietary retention technology.

Vindicia provides its clients with more recurring revenue, more customer data, better insights, and greater value throughout the entire subscriber lifecycle. That's why they call us The Subscription People. To learn more visit www.vindicia.com.

vjoon®, a fixture on the publishing market since 1990, is a leading developer of software solutions for the management of digital content. vjoon rapidly integrates technology innovations into its solutions and consistently develops its products to meet market needs. vjoon's flagship product vjoon K4® is one of the most innovative cross-media publishing platforms available in the market and lets you deliver your valuable content to any output channel – print, online, mobile, tablet. Based on the time- and cost-saving Unified Publishing Process™ vjoon K4 provides the tools that allow your team to publish anywhere, smoothly and efficiently – whether you produce magazines, newspapers, sales materials, annual reports or books. Renowned customers worldwide and in configurations from 3 to more than 1,500 concurrent users benefit from this sophisticated solution.


Vizrt is the world's premier creator of video production tools for digital publishers, and media content producers. Vizrt's tools include solutions for real-time 3D graphics, studio automation, sports analysis and asset management. This includes interactive and virtual solutions, animations, maps, weather, story and video editing, compositing, and multiplatform VOD and live playout tools.


X-CAGO (www.x-cago.com) – is a Media Solutions Company that has developed, commissioned and deployed internationally recognised technology solutions that bridge the gap between the print, archive and online worlds. X-CAGO's speciality is to generate unified content (XML) from print PDFs.

X-CAGO is committed to the delivery of solutions for publishers to contribute to the commercialisation and monetisation of their content by successfully and securely capturing, unifying, storing, retrieving, publishing, distributing and syndicating this content from both Print, Analogue and Digital Media (including XML, PDF, RSS & website).

X-CAGO's advanced patented software and technologies manage growing volumes of media content by providing clients the capacity to organise and catalogue this information to deliver 'knowledge on demand'.

Headquartered in Roermond, the Netherlands and with full client services and sales offices located in Australia, Germany and the USA, X-CAGO's clients worldwide include the world's leading Publishers, Press Clipping Agencies, Libraries, Corporate Archives, Public Relations Departments, News & Advertisement Tracking Firms, Trade Associations and other content professionals in public and private organisations.


For further sponsoring details please contact:

John Schlaefli

35 New Bridge Street
London EC4V 6BW, UK

Tel: +44 20 7404 4169
Email: john[at]fipp.com

Lutz Drüge

Verband Deutscher Zeitschriftenverleger (VDZ)
Haus der Presse
Markgrafenstrasse 15
10969 Berlin

Tel: +49 30 726298 187
Email:  l.druege(at)vdz.de

Birgit Altstoetter

altstoetter und team
Windscheidstr. 14
10627 Berlin

Tel:  +49 30 220 121 - 200
Fax:  +49 30 220 121 - 202
Mobile:  +49 170 186 61 99
Email:  altstoetter(at)z-a-t.com

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