The European news media industry's premier executive-level overview of best practices in growing audience, revenue, and brand: 1 conference, 1 study tour, 2 seminars

About This Week

INMA will guide you through emerging best practices and strategies from the leading European media companies, with a special emphasis on Germany: a European News Media Conference, a Local Reader Revenue Seminar, a German Media Study Tour and an editorial-focused Scoopcamp specifically for innovative storytellers: all in one week

European News Media Conference

Monday and Tuesday, 23-24 September

European News Media Conference

The INMA European News Media Conference (now in it's 47th year) is where European media executives gather for a passionate and creative look at the changing revenue and brand dynamics impacting the relationship between content and audiences. This conference gives you the best executive-level overview of European media best practices. Don't expect hollow projections of how our future will look like but rather practical, tried-and-tested case studies, insights and strategies by leading European publishers across the continent.

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2 Parallel Ideas Days

Wednesday, 25 September

Scoopcamp
One full day specifically for storytellers, editors and journalists. Under the overarching theme “New storytelling” more than 200 journalists and innovators discuss trends and issues at the intersection of writing and editing, programming and product development. The all-day conference focuses on the topics like data journalism, social media and above all new storytelling in digital media. A extensive day on digital storytelling with keynote presentations in the morning and hands-on workshops in the afternoon.

Scoopcamp

Local Reader Revenue Seminar
One full day of presentations, panel discussions and a workshop solely focused on growing local reader revenue. Expect to learn the results of original INMA research on reader revenue in the local media, meet executives behind the best practices from all over Europe, dive into case studies of revenue models beyond content subscriptions, and get inspired by innovators in digital marketing to local audiences from inside and outside of the media business.

German Media Study Tour

Thursday and Friday, 26-27 September

With a 2-day, 2-city Study Tour covering both Hamburg and Berlin; let INMA take you on a deep-dive tour of leading German publishers, intersected with innovative startups. Learn European best practices to grow audience, revenue and brand from fast-changing European media companies.. Axel Springer, DPA, Funke, NOZ, Zeitonline, Hamburger Abendblatt and more.

Go inside these companies in Hamburg and Berlin and meet face-to-face with decision-makers and leaders.

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Venue + Details

Hotel recommendations

The Empire Riverside Hotel is offering conference delegates a special rate of €199/night (except for Saturday night 21/09) and €229/night (Deluxe room).*

Book your room directly with the hotel via one of these two special webpages: in English or in German. Or call the hotel on +49 40 31 11 370 - 600 and mention the code “INMA” to get the special accommodation rate.

*All rates include VAT and services but exclude a small tourism tax. Breakfast is €23/p/day.

Details



European News Media Conference:

Venue: Empire Riverside Hotel, Hamburg

Local Reader Revenue Seminar

Venue: Empire Riverside Hotel, Hamburg

German Media Study Tour

Location: Hamburg and Berlin, Germany

Scoopcamp

Venue: Theater Kehrwieder, Kehrwieder 6, 20457 Hamburg, Germany

Travel Instructions

For any parts of Media Innovation Week participants should fly to Hamburg International Airport (HAM)

Hamburg Airport to the City Centre: There is a fast shuttle from the airport to the city centre. The S1 rapid transit railway has its station directly underneath the terminals and brings air travelers both ways every 10 minutes from 06:00 till 23:00 (11pm) on Monday–Friday and from 08:00 till (23:00) 11pm on Saturday, Sunday and public holidays. Get off at Landungsbrücken station. Then walk 650m to the Empire Riverside Hotel.

Parking

Directly under the Empire Riverside Hotel is a public underground car park. You are welcome to park your vehicle here for 20 € per day and have your parking ticket validated at a cash dispenser. Unfortunately, a parking reservation in advance is not possible. However, additional parking facilities are within walking distance from the hotel.

Language

Scoopcamp: Presentations will be in German and English (mixed). Half of the workshops will be in English, the other half in German.
European News Media Conference: All sessions and presentations will be held in English.
German Media Study Tour: The main language of the study tour will be English.

Attire

Business casual

Exhibitors

Interested in supporting the INMA Media Innovation Week by being one of the sponsors? Contact INMA's Raquel Meikle at raquel.meikle@inma.org for more details on our Supporter Packages.

Registration

Intersect with Media Innovation Week with what your time and budget allow: one day, two days, three days or all five days. However you plan your Media Innovation Week, you will leave with a unique vantage point that only INMA and its partners can deliver.

Member discount rates *


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European News Media Conference**
Early Bird Rate
Until 30 June
€1,295
Late Registration Rate
After 30 June
€1,695
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German Media Study Tour***
Early Bird Rate
Until 30 June
€3,000
Late Registration Rate
After 30 June
€3,595
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Local Reader Revenue Seminar
Early Bird Rate
Until 30 June
€495
Late Registration Rate
After 30 June
€795
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Scoopcamp****
Early Bird Rate
Until 30 June
€495
Late Registration Rate
After 30 June
€795
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Conference Gala Dinner (Tuesday)
Early Bird Rate
Until 30 June
Free
Late Registration Rate
After 30 June
€199
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Opening Reception (Sunday night)
Early Bird Rate
Until 30 June
Free
Late Registration Rate
After 30 June
€99

*Member rates are valid for INMA members and/or DPA Members.

**European Conference registration fee includes: 2 lunches, all conference sessions, all breaks, opening reception.

***Study tour registration fee includes: 2 lunches, local transport, transport between Hamburg and Berlin. Does not include your flight to and from Hamburg nor any hotel night.

****Scoopcamp fee includes: all summit sessions of any of the 2 parallel seminars, lunch, breaks. Students with a valid student ID card get 50% off.

European Conference, Local Reader Revenue Seminar and Scoopcamp registrations are subject to a €250 cancellation fee for cancellations before July 1. No refunds or Credits are granted after July 2. Hotel room cancellations must be made directly with the hotel. Study Tour cancellations are not possible at all. Your personal registration to any part of Media Innovation Week can be transfered to a colleague (once) at no cost at any time, up until one week before the start of the week.

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Discounts & Group Registrations

INMA Corporate Member companies get a discount when registering 5 people: 15% discount on the regular conference registration rates (not on study tour rates). Click here to e-mail us to register your whole team.


Non-Member Pricing

Non-INMA members and Non-DPA members get the same registration rates as INMA and DPA members, just add €795 and to the above mentioned "member rates" and you become a full INMA member for a year with your registration. You'll be able to enjoy all the benefits that INMA membership brings.

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General Inquiries


Tom Corbett
Head of European Division
Antwerp, Belgium
Dutch, English
Tel.: +32 486.37.13.36
Click here to e-mail me

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Raquel Meikle
Business Development Manager
Frankfurt, Germany
German, Spanish
Click here to e-mail me