Emerging Markets, Digital Offerings Highlighted at 2013 Frankfurt Bookfair

10/9/2013, 8:00 AM (Source: GlobeNewswire)

Frankfurt, Germany (October 9, 2013) - Information services company Wolters Kluwer to highlight two key business areas at the 2013 Frankfurt Bookfair: emerging markets such as Brazil, and digital offerings.

Present at this year's fair is CEO of Emerging & Developing Markets, Corinne Saunders. In this new role at Wolters Kluwer, Saunders is responsible for establishing a long-term presence in key emerging markets, such as Brazil and India. Saunders will be on stand on October 9 to welcome a delegation of publishers from the Fair's country of honor, Brazil. In addition to the visiting Brazilian delegation, on October 10, Wolters Kluwer will host a group of Latin American university publishers.

A continued area of focus is the company's online platforms, intelligent information-enabled solutions and content developments. Wolters Kluwer Health will showcase its digital offerings from leading product lines Ovid and Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

  • Wolters Kluwer Health has strengthened its portfolio of medical, evidence-based practice offerings.
  • With more than 160 journal iPad app editions, the company is leading the digital journal transformation. Wolters Kluwer recently added several new society titles to its portfolio, including Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (JAAPA), Journal of Forensic Nursing, Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, Harvard Review of Psychiatry; and Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: Global Open

Subject-matter experts from Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory will be discussing industry trends and developments in several presentations and panel discussions.

  • On October 10, Christian Dirschl, Content Architect, will give a presentation on "Big Data & Semantic Search" at 2.30 pm on the Hot Spot Stage in Hall 4.2, stand P99.
  • On October 11, Head of German Regulatory Affairs, Oliver Lowin will speak to the theme of "Strategic alliances and partnerships: How to benefit legal publishers?" in Hall 4.2, stand B2.

Attendees of the fair are welcome to visit Wolters Kluwer in Hall 4.2 at stand P3 from October 9 through 13. For a detailed program on Wolters Kluwer's activities during the Frankfurt Book Fair, please visit our website at www.wolterskluwer.com or follow us on Twitter via @Wolters_Kluwer.

About Wolters Kluwer
Wolters Kluwer is a leading global information services and solutions company. It provides information, software, and services that help legal, tax, finance, and healthcare professionals make their most critical decisions effectively and with confidence. Customers depend on Wolters Kluwer services and solutions to successfully move through the complex layers of data and regulation that define modern business and government.

Wolters Kluwer had 2012 annual revenues of €3.6 billion. The Group employs over 19,000 people worldwide and maintains operations in over 40 counties across Europe, North America, Asia Pacific, and Latin America. The Company is headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands.

Wolters Kluwer shares are listed on NYSE Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices. Wolters Kluwer has a sponsored Level 1 American Depositary Receipt program. The ADRs are traded on the over-the-counter market in the U.S. (WTKWY).

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