Karine Pansa

Vice President, International Publishers Association.
The owner and Publishing Director at Girassol Brasil Edições, a children's book publisher in São Paulo Brazil. She is also a board director for the Brazilian Book Chamber (CBL) and Vice President of the International Publishers Association (IPA), the world's largest federation of national, regional and specialist publishers' associations.

In the publishing market for 28 years, Karine Pansa is former president of the Brazilian Book Chamber (CBL) and until recently sat on the Board of the National Book and Reading Plan (PNLL), a set of programs in the book industry promoting reading habits, literature and developing libraries in Brazil. She has also been Chair of the Board of Directors at the Dorina Nowill Foundation for the Blind, facilitating the inclusion of blind and visually impaired children, young people and adults through free and specialized rehabilitation services, special education, low vision clinic and employability programs.

14:30 — 16:00