Open Call for Indonesian Co-Exhibitor for International Book Fairs

Updated: Mar 15

Indonesia has performed well as the Market Focus country for the 2019 London Book Fair, which then continued through another successful participation at the Bologna Children's Book Fair 2019.

This good momentum will be followed through with Indonesia's presence at the next international, book fairs, such as the Beijing International Book Fair: August 21-25 2019, Frankfurter Buchmesse (Frankfurt Book Fair): 16-20 October 2019, Sharjah Publishers Conference followed by Sharjah International Book Fair: October 27-9 November 2019, as well as the Guadalajara International Book Fair (Feria Internacional del Libro de Guadalajara): 30 November-8 December 2019.

Indonesia Agency for Creative Economy (Bekraf) in cooperation with The National Book Committee, Ministry of Education and Culture, is planning to provide support in the form of providing plane tickets for publishers, copyright agents (literary agents), and producers of creative works that pass the selection to become the co-exhibitor or exhibitor in the fairs mentioned above.

For Beijing International Book Fair, co-exhibitors will be included in the Rights Manager Salon that will be attended by participants from China and other international participants, as well as business matchmaking with Chinese publishers and other international publishers.

As for Guadalajara International Book Fair participants, there is a chance to get a rights table at a cost of US $ 450 with accommodation compensation for 3 days (subject to availability).

Registration form:

Beijing International Book Fair:

Frankfurt Book Fair:

Sharjah International Book Fair:

Guadalajara International Book Fair:

Registration deadline: June 29, 2019, for Beijing, August 23, 2019, for Frankfurt, and 13 September for Sharjah and Guadalajara.