1. Andria Vidler, CEO, Centaur Media, UK
2. Antonella Mei-Pochtler, senior partner, Boston Consulting Group, Austria
3. Clay Stobaugh, executive VP and chief marketing officer, Wiley, USA
4. Kathleen Saxton, CEO and founder, The Lighthouse Company, UK
5. Nick Ascheim, SVP of digital, NBC News and MSNBC, USA
6. Walter Longo, president, Abril, Brazil
7. Yves Bougon, CEO, Hearst, Japan
In total, 30 speakers are now confirmed for the Congress. Others are from companies such as Bloomberg Media (UK/USA), Ebner Media Group (Germany), Harvard Business Review (USA), Rogers Publishing (Canada), Schibsted (Norway), upday (Poland). See those for whom we have so far received photos and biographies, here.
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We hope to see you in London in October.
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