Interessenverband Comic e. V. ICOM
The Comic, Cartoon, Illustration and Animated Film Association e. V. ICOM is a co-founder of the Erlangen International Comic Salon. His most important publications: "ICOM-Handbuch Honorare Verträge Urheberrecht" (ICOM Guide Fees, Contracts, Copyright) – 2002: 64 pages, 2019: extended new edition, 200 pages), "COMIC! Jahrbuch" (the 22nd edition will be published for the Comic Salon 2022) and "Der Comic in the head - creative storytelling in the ninth art" by Frank Plein (2012). The ICOM awards the Independent Comic Prize for the 29th time this year.