The first four sessions for ILMC 34 are now live, with many more to be announced in the coming weeks…

On Thursday 28 April, Paradigm’s Tom Schroeder chairs The Agency Business 2022 to examine the changing agency landscape and what it means for clients and promoter partners, while quizzing a mix of major agency executives and newly independent business owners about the challenges and opportunities facing them in the year ahead.

Also that day, Venue’s Venue: Reconnect & reopen sees Marie Lindqvist, ASM Global and Olivier Toth, Rockhal/EAA consider what strategies are in place to revive consumer confidence to ensure full houses and busy bars, in a discussion that includes getting back to business, a common approach to health-and-safety protocols, and new operational models for these vital buildings.

New Technology: Future frontiers invites ten innovators to preview the latest technology set to impact the business over the next twelve months. Hosted by Steve Machin (LiveFrom Events) it’s a 75-minute tour through virtual meet-and-greets, digital merch, and game-changing developments in production, marketing and mobile.

And on Friday 29 April, IQ’s Lisa Henderson hosts Meet the New Bosses: Class of 2022, which asks how can we build back better to ensure that the business remains attractive to future generations, what issues matter most to young professionals, and what challenges face execs rising through the ranks in today’s live music business?