CEOSpeak- a Forum for Publishing


CEOSpeak 2014

About the Event

CEOSpeak over Chairman’s Breakfast is hosted by Chairman, NBT, India. It is one-of-its-kind forum of CEOs and Senior Executives of the publishing industry organized by NBT in collaboration with FICCI.  Initiated last year as part of the New Delhi World Book Fair, this edition of CEOSpeak, scheduled to be held on 16th February 2014, aims to bring greater interaction with the publishing community in India and to establish a forum of CEOs to discuss and share business and book-trade related issues and concerns.

The Key highlights

The Key highlights of the CEOSpeak 2014 include a Keynote Address by Dr. Narendra Jadhav, Member, Planning Commission, Government of India. The Industry Presentations include those by Mr. Jon Fine, Director Marketing - Public Relations, Amazon Inc., Mr. Rohit Kumar, Co-chair, FICCI Publishing Committee, and Chairman, Reed Elsevier India Pvt. Ltd., Ms. Winnie Hung, Publishing & Cross-Segments Strategy Development Manager, Asia Pacific & Japan, HP Indigo & InkJet Press Solutions, Mr. R. Ramachandran, Executive Director, National Book Development Council of Singapore and Executive Secretary, Asian Festival of Children's Content (AFCC), Singapore and Ms. Beata Stasinska, Vice President, Foksal Publishing Group, Poland.

Since Poland is the Guest of Honour Country at NDWBF 2014, Ms. Beata Stasinska’s presentation would focus on ‘Polish Book Market’. Similarly as India is the Focus Country at AFCC, Singapore in 2014, Mr. R. Ramachandaran’s presentation will deal with ‘Opportunities for Indian Publishers in Singapore Book Market’.   

Nearly 100-120 CEOs, MDs, Directors, and other Senior Executives are expected to participate in the event and the deliberations. The participation at the event is by invitation only.