Wednesday 27 April
Day 1 at ILMC will kick off with The Open Forum: A new view in which Phil Bowdery (Live Nation) and Maria May (CAA) explore the most critical topics in the post-pandemic business. The strange world of the metaverse is examined during Workshop: The Metaverse & live music, whilst the first of our back-by-popular-demand Dragons’ Den sessions sees the mighty wits of Alex Hardee (Paradigm) and Solo’s John Giddings get together for what promises to be a hilarious 60 minutes of anecdotes and banter.
In The Music Business: Convergence & new frontiers journalist Mark Sutherland asks what live music will look like post-pandemic; whilst sticking with the Covid aftermath Industry Representation: People power will ponder the industry’s need for a more unified voice, with help from chair Anita Debaere from Pearle.
Mental Health First Aid will see Music Support’s Norman Beecher highlight ways to spot mental health and addiction issues, and the future of livestreaming is put in the dock during Livestreaming: On trial with chair Estelle Wilkinson from Eleven Management.
Wednesday afternoon sessions include Festival Forum: New lands, new adventures, in which ATC Live’s Alice Hogg and a panel of international festival bosses discuss what the next year will really be like as business fires back up. Plus there will be a truly unique keynote, which will be announced shortly…
Read more or click to register now and be in the room.