IPA will have a full programme of open and invite-only meetings at Frankfurt Book Fair this year. We are also delighted to see the Frankfurt Book Fair rights platform highlight SDG Publishers Compact signatories.

Note this is a provisional schedule. All dates, times and venues are subject to change. More events will be confirmed soon. (Last updated 26 July)


Monday, 14 October 2024

19:30-21:30 EC Dinner*                                                                    TBC


Tuesday, 15 October 2024

14:30-16:30 IPA Executive Committee*                                         Facette (3.Via West)

17:00-19:00 FBF Opening Ceremony*                                          Harmonie Hall, Congress Center


Wednesday, 16 October 2024

10:00-12:00 Copyright Committee*                                              Conclusio, Congress Center C2

10:30-11:00 European Book Market Statistics                           Frankfurt Studio

12:30-13:00 Accessibility Seminar                                                 Frankfurt Studio

13:00-13:00 The Accessibility Era – Are you ready for it?        Frankfurt Studio

13:00-14:00 Sustainability summit                                                Conclusio, Congress Center C2

14:30-16:00 Freedom to Publish Open Meeting                         Conclusio, Congress Center C2

16:30-17:30 IPA Copyright event                                                    Spektrum

(with Publishers Association and Börsenverein des Deutschen Buchhandels)

17:30- 18:30 IPA networking reception*


Thursday, 17 October 2024

10:00-11:00 Inclusive Publishing and Literacy Committee*      Conclusio 1, Congress Center C2

12:30-14:00 FEP Rendez-vous                                                   Room Illusion 1, Congress Center E3

15:00 – 16:00 Freedom to Publish panel (details TBC)        Frankfurt Pavillion


Friday, 20 October 2024

09:00-11:00 IPA EPF Open Meeting                                              FBF, Conclusio, Congress Center C2


Saturday, 18 October 2024

10:00-11:00 National Bookstand Coordinators Meeting*              TBC


*by invitation only