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New dates announced for WAN-IFRA India 2020 Conference in Chennai on 23-24 September 2020. 

New dates announced for WAN-IFRA India 2020 Conference in Chennai on 23-24 September 2020. 

Chennai, India – 2020-05-11

WAN-IFRA India 2020, the 28th edition of WAN-IFRA's annual conference in India, initially planned for 16-17 September, is now rescheduled to 23-24 September, in Chennai. The India event will be held a week after the World News Media Congress.

WAN-IFRA India 2020, South Asia's largest gathering of news publishers is being designed to reflect the 'new normal' the news publishing industry is getting accustomed to. The event will feature Future of News Summit, a forward-looking event to discuss strategies, best practices and challenges in the news publishing business.

The popular Printing Summit for print production managers will be held in parallel. While both ‘Future of News Summit’ and ‘Printing Summit’ will be held on 23-24 September,

The Women in News Summit, a platform to discuss women leadership and voice in news, will be held on 22 September, the pre-conference day.

The conference has currently opened a call for speakers and topic suggestions.

The 2019 edition of the conference was held in Delhi and attracted over 350 delegates.


Apart from the main sessions, WAN-IFRA India 2020 will also offer a limited number of expo booths and networking dinner. The expo booth booking has already started.

The complete details of the event are available at Updates can also be followed from the conference Facebook page, and on Twitter with the hashtag #DMI2020.
For a calendar of the upcoming WAN-IFRA events and webinars, please visit


Suresh Babu KR, Asst. Manager – Business Development / Magdoom Mohamed, Managing Director, WAN-IFRA South Asia Pvt Ltd, 54 K B Dasan Road, SIET Admn. Bldg. Chennai 600018, India.

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