Speaker: Hans Spoelman
Hans Spoelman is Head of Design at the FD (The Financial Daily of the Netherlands) and specialized in editorial design, newsroom organisation and brainstormactivities. Hans has been at the FD since 2006 and has lead leads his (digital and print) team through all the changes since then. He was also editorial project leader during different stages of the successful transformation from a print first into a ‘digital only’ (but still with paper) workflow (+ 50% subscribers). In the same period the FD transformed from a quite boring grey broadsheet newspaper into a ambitious new tabloid which will be introduced in September. During this whole process the designteam is constantly seeking for the best possible solutions for all the platforms. Nowadays based on a webfirst (for graphics even a mobile first) workflow.