(adds info on Mediafax Group, that became media partner of the event)
Mediafax Group became media partner of RoNewMedia and will offer a special package, Business Pass, for the first 1,000 people in Romania that will buy full-pass tickets to the event. This way, for each Euro 200 ticket brought, Mediafax Group offers a packages with a value estimated at Euro 280 including a 6 months subscription for print editions of Ziarul Financiar and Business Magazin and one month access to ZF Corporate (a service that will be launched soon).
2012 RoNewMedia will be held in May, with the 6th edition of the event getting to a new level, from the 1st international conference targeting online started in Bucharest to a 3 day event dedicated to digital and relevant for the entire CEE region, Dragos Stanca, organizer of the event, writes on his blog.
RoNewMedia 6.0 will last 3 days and will take place on May 16th-18th, with each day dedicated to certain themes of discussions: 1st to Search & Social Media, 2nd to Digital Marketing, Mobile and Gaming and 3rd to Content and eCommerce.
On the other hand, in numbers, RoNewMedia 6.0 will have over 35 speakers from 15 countries that will unveil some of their success secrets. Also, in what concerns the participants, the organizers are expecting over 2,500 people from Romania, Bulgaria, Hungary, Serbia, Albania and Turkey.
Among the companies that already confirmed their participation to RoNewMedia 6.0, there are, until this moment, Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Skype, MSN.com, Yahoo, Orange, BBC, VOYO/CME, Samsung, Allegro, Back Azimuth, Albion, Mediamind, Double Fusion, Lazyland, Carnation, BBDO, Brainient, Brand Science Institute, Communispace, Piano Media, Think Digital, Appscend, Forestview, Sportingbet, with others pending confirmation.
RoNewMedia 6.0 is expanding beyond an international conference with a local component and transforms in an event with international attendance and a more and more important regional component, as participants will come, according to Dragos Stanca’s blog, from at least 6 CEE countries.
Also, the event has now more sides, including a conference (debates and presentations), workshops, exhibition (with companies’ stands and products), academy (e-learning platform now existent as Facebook app to be relaunched) and magazine (with an event’s own glossy magazine) and, of course, party.
During RoNewMedia 6.0, there will be also awards. This year, the awards will transform, due to a collaboration with IAB Romania, in the prestigious IAB MIXX Awards, organized for the 1st time in Romania. The awards will be given during a gala at The Silver Church club, hosted by Andi Moisescu.
Partners of RoNewMedia are Orange and Microsoft, the traditional supporters of the event, along with Samsung and Allegro Group Romania. Also, an important part in this year event is played by IAB Romania, Think Digital and Romanian National Library.