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Seoul International Book Fair 2020
□ Date: June 24th (Wed) – June 28th (Sun) 2020
□ Venue: COEX, Halls A & B (18, 372 ㎡)
□ Organized by Korean Publishers Association
□ Supported by Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Publication Industry Promotion Agency of Korea

The Biggest Book Festival in Korea
Since its humble beginning in 1954 as the Seoul Book Fair, this annual event has played a key role in the development of a robust Korean publishing culture. Renamed in 1995 to reflect the ever-expanding scope of the festival, the Seoul International Book Fair (SIBF) will celebrate its 26th anniversary in 2020. The SIBF aims to raise awareness of the importance of reading, improve the capacity of the Korean publishing industry, and facilitate active international book trading.

One of the Largest Cultural Events in Asian Publishing Industry
More than 420 exhibiting companies from 40 countries as well as over 350 writers and authors participated in the SIBF 2019. Furthermore, 300 seminars and events were organized, and more than 1,110 meetings took place in the Rights Center.

How to Join the SIBF 2020
We cordially invite you to the SIBF 2020. If you are willing to participate in the upcoming SIBF, please check the attached files, fill in the application form and email it to us at info@kpa21.or.kr by February 16, 2020.
□ Contact: info@kpa21.or.kr.

Cancellation, Change and Refund
① The organizer may change the date or place of the fair, reduce the days of the fair or cancel the fair for good cause.
② In the event that the fair is cancelled by the organizer or due to the Force Majeure, 100% of the total payment will be refunded to the exhibitor.
③ In the event that the days of the fair is reduced by the organizer, the following charge will be refunded to the exhibitor:
  A. Price per day = Total payment / 5 days
  B. Refund = Total payment – (A x reduced days)
* If the total payment is $1,500 and the days of the fair is reduced from five days to three days, the refund will be $600.