World Association of News Publishers

67th World News Media Congress · 22nd World Editors Forum · 25th World Advertising Forum


67th World News Media Congress · 22nd World Editors Forum · 25th World Advertising Forum


67th World News Media Congress · 22nd World Editors Forum · 25th World Advertisi

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Participe al evento más prestigioso del mundo para profesionales de los medios

Introduction to Event

WAN-IFRA (la Asociación Mundial de Periódicos y Editores de Noticias) organiza, en estrecha colaboración con la Newspaper Association of America (NAA) una nueva edición de su cita anual más prestigiosa, el 67º World News Media Congress, que se celebrará en Washington, D.C. Desde 1968, el Congreso incluye también el 22º World Editors Forum y el 25º World Advertising Forum, tres eventos paralelos que constituyen un punto de encuentro obligado para editores, CEO, directores generales y responsables de publicidad de todo el mundo que buscan la excelencia para salir adelante en un escenario tan competitivo como el actual para los medios informativos.


  • Perrine Albrieux
    Marketing and digital development Director – Groupe Télégramme, France

    Perrine joined the Groupe Télégramme in 2012, as Group Marketing Director, where she is in...


  • Zaffar Abbas
    Editor, Dawn, Pakistan

    Zaffar Abbas is the Editor of Dawn, Pakistan's oldest and most prestigious English language...

  • Perrine Albrieux
    Marketing and digital development Director – Groupe Télégramme, France

    Perrine joined the Groupe Télégramme in 2012, as Group Marketing Director, where she is in...

  • Greg Barber
    Director Digital News Projects, Washington Post, USA

    Greg Barber has made a career of startups within news organizations.

    After a stint...

  • Joyce Barnathan
    President, International Center for Journalists (ICFJ), USA

    Joyce Barnathan is president of the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ), a non-profit...

  • Martin Baron
    Executive Editor, The Washington Post, USA

    Martin “Marty” Baron became executive editor of The Washington Post on January 2, 2013. He...

  • Donna Barrett
    Chairman, NAA, USA

    Donna Barrett has been president and chief executive officer of Community Newspaper Holdings Inc...

  • Emily Bell
    Director, Tow Center for Digital Journalism, Columbia's Graduate School of Journalism, USA

    Emily Bell is director of the Tow Center for Digital Journalism at Columbia's Graduate School of...

  • Fergus Bell
    UGC and digital news gathering expert, UK

    Fergus Bell is a UGC and digital newsgathering expert who has a passion for the positive...

  • Melissa Bell
    Senior Product Manager and Executive Editor,, USA

    Melissa Bell co-founded in early 2014 and became the first person at...

  • Nick Bell
    Head of media division, Snapchat, USA

    Nick Bell is now part of the Snapchat team. Formerly he was Senior Vice...

  • Guy Berger
    Director for Freedom of Expression and Media Development, UNESCO, Paris, France

    Guy has many years of experience in the African media and headed the School of Journalism &...

  • David Biderman
    Director of Business Intelligence, Dow Jones, USA

    David Biderman is the Director of Business Intelligence at Dow Jones, assisting on product...

  • Ludovic Blecher
    Director, Google-AIPG Fund for Digital Innovation in Press (FINP), France

    Ludovic Blecher has spent most of his professional career in the newspaper industry. He first...

  • Matt Boggie
    Executive Director, R&D Lab, The New York Times, USA

    Matt Boggie is the Executive Director of the R&D Lab at The New York Times. As the lab...

  • Irina Bokova
    Director-General of UNESCO

    Irina Bokova, born on 12 July 1952 in Sofia (Bulgaria) has been the Director-General of UNESCO...

  • Gordon Borrell
    CEO, Borrell Associates​, USA​

    Gordon Borrell is one of the media industry’s leading analysts. He is ranked in the top 2...

  • Jim Brady
    CEO, Sprited Media, USA

    Jim Brady is the CEO of Spirited Media, which operates the news platform Billy Penn in...

  • Tomas Brunegård
    President, WAN-IFRA, Sweden

    Tomas Brunegård is the President of WAN-IFRA & the former Chairman of the Board of Sweden's...

  • David Callaway
    Editor Jefe, USA Today, Estados Unidos

    David Callaway es Editor Jefe del diario USA Today, responsable en el día a día...

  • Fadi Chehadé
    President and Chief Executive Officer, ICANN, USA

    Fadi Chehadé is the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Internet Corporation for...

  • Phil Chetwynd
    Global Editor-in-Chief, AFP, France

    Phil Chetwynd was appointed AFP's Paris-based Global Editor-in-Chief in October 2012. He is...

  • Rita Chinyoka
    Publisher/CEO, Alpha Media Holdings, Zimbabwe

    Rita Chinyoka is a seasoned business executive who brings to Alpha Media Holdings (AMH) over 20...

  • Pichai Chuensuksawadi
    Editor-in-Chief, Bangkok Post, Thailand

    Pichai Chuensuksawadi is the Editor-in-Chief of The Post Publishing, which publishes the...

  • Liam Corcoran
    Social Media Editor, NewsWhip, Ireland

    Liam Corcoran is NewsWhip's Social Media Editor.
    Used by some of the world's leading...

  • Randy Covington
    Director, WAN-IFRA Newsplex Training Centre - South Carolina, USA

    Randy Covington is director of the WAN-IFRA Newsplex Training Centre at the University of South...

  • Ekrem Dumanlı
    Editor-in-Chief, Zaman Daily, Turkey

    Ekrem Dumanlı is the editor-in-chief of the Zaman daily, one of Turkey’s largest...

  • Chris Edwards
    Vice President of Sales & Marketing, The Gazette Company, USA

    Chris Edwards joined The Gazette Company in May of 2009.  He oversees the sales and...

  • Deniz Ergürel
    R&D Director, Zaman Media Group, Turkey

    Deniz Ergürel is a technology journalist and social entrepreneur. He is currently the R&D...

  • Lou Ferrara
    Vice President for Sports, Business, Interactive and Entertainment News, The Associated Press, USA

    Lou Ferrara is the vice president for sports, business, interactive and entertainment news at...

  • Alanna Gombert
    CEO of Gombert Consulting, USA

    Alanna Gombert is CEO of Gombert Consulting, a full service digital media consulting...

  • Ferial Haffajee
    Editor-in-Chief, City Press, South Africa

    Ferial Haffajee is Editor-in-Chief of the highly rated South African Sunday newspaper City Press...

  • Mark Halperin
    Co-Managing Editor, Bloomberg Politics, USA

    Mark Halperin is co-managing editor of Bloomberg Politics, which leads Bloomberg’s political and...

  • John Heilemann
    Co-Managing Editor, Bloomberg Politics, USA

    John Heilemann, co-managing editor of Bloomberg Politics, has covered politics, business, and...

  • Christian Hendricks
    Corporate Vice President, Interactive Media, The McClatchy Company, USA

    Chris Hendricks has been Vice President, Interactive Media at McClatchy since 1999. He...

  • Stephen P. Hills
    President and General Manager, The Washington Post, USA

    Steve Hills has made a career out of creating successful customer-focused innovation. During his...

  • Lars Hordnes
    Head of Digital Sales and VP Digital, Amedia, Norway

    Lars Hordnes has worked with digital advertising since 1996 with companies...

  • Fred Hurkmans
    Commercial and Marketing Director, NewsMaster, Belgium

    Born in France, Dutch and living in Belgium, Fred Hurkmans joined NewsMaster in 2013....

  • Jeff Jarvis
    Profesor y Director, Tow - Knight Center para el Periodismo Empresarial, CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, Estados Unidos

    Jeff Jarvis es profesor y director del Centro Tow - Knight para el Periodismo Empresarial en la...

  • Douglas Jehl
    Foreign Editor, The Washington Post, USA

    Douglas Jehl is foreign editor of The Washington Post, overseeing all news coverage outside the...

  • Alexis Johann
    Managing Director, Styria digital one, Austria

    Johann is managing director of styria digital one, the advertising arm of Austria´s...

  • Robert Johansson
    Head of RTB and Programmatic, Schibsted, Sweden

    Robert Johansson manages the daily operations of AdMarket for Schibsted Sweden and one of his...

  • Cathrin Kahlweit
    Correspondent for Central Eastern Europe, Süddeutsche Zeitung, Germany

    Cathrin Kahlweit is the Correspondent for Central Eastern Europe at Süddeutsche Zeitung, where...

  • Larry Kilman
    Secretario General, WAN-IFRA, Francia

    Larry Kilman es el Secretario General de la Asociación Mundial de Periódicos y Editores de...

  • Larry Kramer
    President and Publisher, USA Today - USA

    Larry Kramer is president and publisher of USA Today.   Prior to that he was an...

  • Anders Kring
    Head of lab, Berlinske Media, Denmark

    Anders Kring is the Head of Berlingske Media LAB. He is a former games producer who have...

  • Terry J. Kroeger
    President and Chief Executive Officer, BH Media Group - USA

    Terry J. Kroeger is the President and Chief Executive Officer of BH Media Group, and the...

  • Nancy Lane
    Presidente, Local Media Association, EE.UU.

    Nancy Lane es la dínamica líder la Local Media Association,...

  • Christopher M. Lee
    President, Deseret Digital Media - USA

    Chris Lee became President of Deseret Digital Media (DDM) in 2013 after previously serving as...

  • Elisa Lees Muñoz
    Executive Director, International Women's Media Foundation (IWMF), USA

    Elisa Lees Munoz is the IWMF’s Executive Director. She is responsible for identifying strategic...

  • Caroline H. Little
    President and CEO, Newspaper Association of America, USA

    Caroline Little is president and CEO of the Newspaper Association of America, the industry’s...

  • Alex MacCallum
    Assistant Editor, The New York Times, USA

    Alex MacCallum is an assistant editor at The New York Times, a position she has held since...

  • Poul Madsen
    Executive Editor-in-Chief, Ekstra Bladet, Denmark

    Poul Madsen is a Danish journalist, currently Executive Editor-in-Chief of Ekstra Bladet,...

  • Robert M. McDowell
    Partner, Wiley Rein LLP, USA

    Mr. McDowell, former commissioner and senior member of the Federal Communications Commission (...

  • Amy Mitchell
    Director of Journalism Research, Pew Research Center, USA

    Amy Mitchell is director of journalism research for the Pew Research Center. She is responsible...

  • Andrew Nachison
    Founder, We Media

    Andrew Nachison is a writer, journalist, digital media analyst, strategist, futurist,...

  • Raju Narisetti
    Senior Vice President & Deputy Head of Strategy, News Corp, USA

    A digital media executive with a measurable track record in creating, rethinking and managing...

  • Tom Negrete
    Director of Innovation and News Operations for The Sacramento Bee, USA

    Tom Negrete  has been focused on moving The Sacramento Bee toward personalization and...

  • Bill Nichols
    Editor-at-Large, POLITICO, USA

    Bill Nichols is POLITICO's Editor-at-Large and has played a senior role with the publication...

  • Miriam Grut Norrby
    Investment Manager, Schibsted Growth, Schibsted Media Group, Sweden

    Miriam Grut Norrby joined Schibsted in 2012 as an Investment Manager at ...

  • Anders Nyland
    Editor-in-Chief, Bergensavisen, Norway

    Anders Nyland (born 1975) has served as Editor-in-Chief of the Bergensavisen (Bergen City...

  • Oluwatoyosi Ogunseye
    Editor, Sunday Punch, Nigeria

    Oluwatoyosi Ogunseye has over 10 years experience as an investigative journalist on different...

  • Dickens Olewe
    JSK Journalism Fellow, Stanford University and founder, African skyCAM, Kenya

    Dickens Olewe is a Kenyan journalist. He was the Digital Content Manager at the Star...

  • Torry Pedersen
    CEO/Editor in Chief, Verdens Gang AS, Norway

    Torry Pedersen is CEO/Editor in Chief of Verdens Gang AS, Norway’s most read news-site/...

  • Robert Picard
    Director of Research, Reuters Institute, Oxford University, UK

    Professor Robert G Picard is a world-leading specialist on media economics and government media...

  • Don Podesta
    Manager and Editor, Center for International Media Assistance, National Endowment for Democracy, USA

    Don Podesta is the manager and editor at the Center for International Media Assistance at the...

  • Julie Posetti
    Research Fellow, WAN-IFRA/Journalism Lecturer, University of Wollongong, Australia

    Julie Posetti is an award-winning Australian journalist and academic. A former news editor...

  • Shailesh Prakash
    Chief Information Officer, The Washington Post, USA

    Shailesh Prakash is the Chief Information Officer of the The Washington Post. He is a member of...

  • Jennifer Preston
    VP for Journalism, John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, USA

    Jennifer Preston joined Knight Foundation in October 2014.

    Previously, Preston was an...

  • Courtney C. Radsch
    Middle East, Digital Activism & Media Specialist, CPJ Committee to Protect Journalists

    Courtney C. Radsch, PhD, is a free expression advocate who works at the nexus of media, activism...

  • Lee Rainie
    Director internet, science and technology, Pew Research Center, USA

    Lee Rainie is the director of internet, science and technology research at the Pew Research...

  • Gilles Raymond
    CEO, News Republic, USA

    Gilles Raymond is the CEO & Founder of News Republic, publisher of news application for...

  • Maria A. Ressa
    CEO and Executive Editor, Rappler, Philippines

    Maria A. Ressa is the CEO and Executive Editor of Rappler, a social news network which uses a...

  • Henk Rijks
    Digital Strategy Director, Made.For.Digital, Netherlands

    Henk Rijks works as Digital Strategy Director, based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. He has...

  • James G. Robinson
    Director of Analytics Innovation, The New York Times, USA
    James G. Robinson (@JamesGRobinson /
  • Tom Rosenstiel
    Executive Director, The American Press Institute, USA

    An author, journalist, researcher and media critic, Tom Rosenstiel is one of the nation's most...

  • Carolina Rossini
    Vice President for International Policy and Strategy, Public Knowledge, Brazil

    She is a Brazilian lawyer with 15 years of experience in Internet and intellectual property law...

  • Gerald Ryle
    Director, International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, USA

    Gerard Ryle is the director of the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (...

  • Vivian Salama
    Baghdad bureau chief for The Associated Press, USA

    Vivian Salama is Baghdad bureau chief for The Associated Press. For more than a decade, Salama...

  • Javier Fernández-Samaniego
    Managing Partner of Bird & Bird LLP, Spain

    Javier is Managing Partner of Bird & Bird LLP office in Madrid and Head of the Information...

  • Vivian Schiller
    Media Executive, USA

    Vivian Schiller is a media and technology executive with over 25 years of...

  • Josh Schwartz
    Chief Data Scientist, Chartbeat, USA

    Josh Schwartz is Chief Data Scientist at Chartbeat, where he develops infrastructure and...

  • Juan Señor
    Socio en el Innovation International Media Consulting Group, Reino Unido

    Juan Señor es socio de Innovation Media Consulting Group, con sede en Londres. También es...

  • J. Tom Shaw
    Chief Digital Officer, Shaw Media, USA

    In 1998 Tom started in radio as an advertising account executive in Colorado...

  • Tanya Sichynsky
    Social Media Editor, USA TODAY Sports, USA
    Tanya Sichynsky is a Social Media Editor at USA TODAY Sports. Prior to...
  • Thomas A. Silvestri
    President and Publisher, Richmond Times-Dispatch - Vice President, Richmond Group, BH Media Group - USA

    In June 2012, BH Media Group named Tom to its leadership team as the vice president of its new...

  • Paul Smurl
    General Manager, Core Digital Products, The New York Times, USA

    Paul Smurl spent the last ten years at The New York Times in digital product development,...

  • Ray Soto
    Creative Lead and Game Developer, Gannett, USA
  • Lockhart Steele
    Editorial Director, Vox Media, USA

    Lockhart Steele is the editorial director of Vox Media, overseeing editorial content across all...

  • Jon Steinberg
    CEO, North America, USA

    Jon Steinberg is the Chief Executive Officer of North America. is...

  • Eamonn Store
    CEO, Guardian US, USA
    Eamonn Store joined Guardian US as CEO in September 2014. Previously he was President, Agency...
  • Arthur O. Sulzberger, Jr.
    Chairman, The New York Times Company & Publisher, The New York Times, USA

    Arthur O. Sulzberger, Jr. became publisher of The New York Times in 1992 and continues to run...

  • Tamás Szépvölgyi
    CEO, Sanoma Mobile Development Centre Ltd, Hungary

    Sanoma’s Mobile Development Centre was established four years ago to replicate and reuse...

  • Sorosh Tavakoli
    Senior Vice-President, Ooyala, USA

    As Senior Vice-President for Adtech, Sorosh Tavakoli oversees all of Ooyala’s advertising...

  • Charles D. Tobin
    Partner, Holland & Knight's, USA

    Chuck Tobin is a partner in Holland & Knight's Washington, D.C., office, and he chairs the...

  • Marcel Udo
    Director Automated Trading at TMG (Telegraaf Media Groep), Netherlands


  • Claire Wardle
    Research Director, Tow Center for Digital Journalism, Columbia University, USA

    Claire Wardle is the Research Director at the Tow Center for Digital Journalism at...

  • Aidan White
    Director, The Ethical Journalism Network

    Aidan White is a journalist. He is Director of the Ethical Journalism Network, a global campaign...

  • Brad White
    Director of Global Media Affairs at ICANN, USA
    • Creator of pro-active international media relations and public affairs strategies...
  • Troy Young
    President, Hearst Magazines Digital Media, USA

    Troy Young is president of Hearst Magazines Digital Media. In this position, Young oversees the...

Further Information

67th World News Media Congress

El World News Media Congress, o Congreso Mundial de Medios Informativos, analiza todas las cuestiones relacionadas con la gestión empresarial que deben afrontar los medios informativos y analiza nuevos modelos de negocio y canales
de ingresos.

The New York Time Innovation Report – El próximo capítulo

El informe The New York Times Innovation Report, creado por el equipo de redacción interno y publicado en mayo de 2014, identificó los principales problemas y desafíos a los que se enfrentaba el periódico. Tras su publicación, muchas otras editoras de todo el mundo decidieron evaluar sus redacciones. ¿Qué ha ocurrido desde su publicación? ¿El New York Times se ha aplicado sus propios consejos?


22nd World Editors Forum

El World Editors Forum, o Foro Mundial de Editores, aborda los principales desafíos a los que se enfrentan redactores, responsables de redacciones y periodistas. Se hablará de nuevas iniciativas, tendencias y soluciones, y naturalmente de los temas que más preocupan a los redactores, como los ataques a la libertad de prensa, la seguridad de los periodistas y la sostenibilidad.

La reinvención de la narrativa noticiosa
Unos cuantos pioneros recurren a algoritmos, al periodismo explicativo y a nuevos formatos para explicar mejor la noticia.
■ Jennifer Preston (moderadora), vicepresidenta, periodismo, John S. and James L. Knight Foundation (EE. UU.)
■ Emily Banks, redactora jefe de contenidos móviles, The Wall Street Journal (EE. UU.)
■ Melissa Bell, responsable de productos y redactora ejecutiva, (EE. UU.)
■ Lou Ferrara, vicepresidente de noticias de deportes,
empresa, entretenimiento y contenidos interactivos, The Associated Press (EE. UU.)
■ Ulrik Haagerup, director ejecutivo de noticias, Danish Broadcasting Corp (Dinamarca)

World Advertising Forum

El World Advertisting Forum, o Foro Mundial de Publicidad, es la cita anual imprescindible para editores y responsables de publicidad. Es el marco perfecto para analizar estrategias para aumentar los ingresos por publicidad (tanto en canales digitales como en papel) y también para descubrir nuevas fórmulas para demostrar a los anunciantes el potencial de su base de lectores.

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Fecha y lugar

  • 01 Jun 2015 - 03 Jun 2015
    Washington, D.C.

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