The 25th Annual Silver Jubilee Conference, co-sponsored by The Indian Newspaper Society will highlight over 35 distinguished speakers from leading news media companies from around the globe converging and sharing ideas.
WAN-IFRA India 2017 is the annual meeting point of news publishers in South Asia and includes two parallel conference tracks, learning workshops, South Asian Digital Media Awards (SDMA), plant visit and Expo. For the first time, World Printers Forum South Asia Summit will be launched in conjunction with the conference.
The conference on the theme ‘Driving the media business into future’ will constitute presentations from leading editors and media executives on topics such as journalism, fake news, artificial intelligence, readership development through big data, printing in digital era, operational efficiency and cost reduction in newspaper printing plants, high value products, automated distribution systems and optimized paper handling.
The list of speakers include:
Panel Discussion on future of media business:
South Asian Digital Media Awards
The awards programme, jointly presented by WAN-IFRA and Google, will recognize the outstanding work by news publishers in South Asia in ten different categories.