Digital Media LATAM 2018

Digital Media LATAM 2018

14 Nov 2018 to 16 Nov 2018

LATAM's top digital media transformation event comes back to Colombia in 2018!

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Digital Media LATAM is a three-day event comprising conference, workshops, masterclasses, a technology and services expo and the 2018 LATAM Digital Media Awards Ceremony, providing valuable case studies, contacts, best practices and key takeaways for editorial and strategic decision-making.



  • Researcher at University of Oxford and Harvard Business School
  • Head of Product and Design, theSkimm, USA
  • President, Local Media Association, USA
  • Editor-in-Chief, Animal Politico, Mexico
  • David Walmsley
    Editor-in-Chief, The Globe and Mail, Canada
  • Chief Information Officer and Vice President of Digital Product Development, The Washington Post, USA
  • Professor of Professional Practice and Director Knight-Bagehot Fellowship in Economics and Business Journalism, Columbia University, USA
  • Executive Producer, AJ+ Español, Mexico
  • Diego Carvajal
    Digital Strategy and Product Regional Director, Discovery LATAM & US Hispanics, Colombia
  • Senior Vice President, Data & Insights, The New York Times Company, USA
  • BBC World Service Digital Development Editor, BBC, United Kingdom



  • 1

    Paid content strategies implementation

  • 2

    Distribution platform: Growth and audience monetization

  • 3

    Audience intelligence and data science for media companies

  • 4

    New digital journalism storytelling

  • 5

    Innovation in newsrooms


LATAM Digital Media Awards 2018

WAN-IFRA'S LATAM Digital Media Awards 2018 are Latin America's media industry most prestigious competition. Their fourth edition is almost here! Finalists will be announced on July 18. We will discover the winner during the #DML18 conference, in Bogota. 

The region's winners will participate at WAN-IFRA's World Digital Media Awards 2019, getting a chance to compete with the world's best. 

Discover all the important information about the LATAM Digital Media Awards 2018 here. At check out the finalists videos here.


Why does your company need to attend Digital Media LATAM?

  • The smartest investment to get up-to-date in the industry's latest media trends

  • The latest and most successful digital monetization strategies

  • The world's best speakers brought to LATAM

  • A concise, carefully-tailored, rich and relevant programme

  • A perfect mix of business, editorial and technology topics

  • Unique social events designed to make invaluable contacts hosted in one of LATAM's most vibrant cities




“I was very impressed by the scale and turnout of WAN-IFRA’s Digital Media Conferences. Lots of inquisitive minds and thought-provoking questions.” 

Ryan Kellett, Director of Audience Growth, The Washington Post  

 WAN-IFRA’s Digital Media conferences bring together some of the best thinkers on media in the Western hemisphere. I was impressed with the energy, ideas and camaraderie and look forward to the next time these excellent journalists and publishers get together.

Mike Wilson, Editor, The Dallas Morning News 

"It’s a unique, invaluable forum on global trends in the news industry"

Founder & Director of the Knight Center for Journalism, University of Texas, USA


Relive Digital Media LATAM 2017!

-Check the wrap up video!

-Watch our video interviews with speakers and participants

- Watch the videos of the LATAM Digital Media Awards finalists!

- Read our blog posts on the event

- Download the speakers' presentations

- Visit our FacebookTwitter, Flickr and Instagram accounts