Virtual Music Conference

Virtual Music Conference

4th June 2020
£20 Ticket

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You're invited to the world's first online dance music conference

  • Real solutions to real problems

    We want to help you break-through. Access a combination of live online webinars and on-demand case studies where industry experts will address real-life issues, providing you with practical help that you can apply to your own career.

  • Support the scene

    All profits from ticket sales will be donated to charities supporting the music industry during the global pandemic.

  • Digital swag

    Your ticket will give you access to a digital swag bag featuring exclusive offers and discount codes from conference partners.

  • Community connections

    Expand your network by getting involved in live conference Q&As with industry figures and other delegates throughout the day.

  • Can't make it on June 4th?

    No problem, all sessions will be recorded and available online for viewing at your convenience shortly after the conference ends.

Live Sessions

These live sessions will take place on June 4th starting 11am BST. All sessions will be recorded and made available as on-demand content shortly after the conference finishes.

How do I make the most of Beatport Hype?

1100 - 11:50BST

Deniz Everling Beatport
Sam Dexter Hungarian Hot Wax
Glen Horsborough Let There Be House

How do I get a label to listen?

11:50 - 12:40BST

Stuart Knight Toolroom
Gareth Jones Anjunabeats
Nikki Ellis Hospital Records
Yousef Circus Records

How do I build a world-class record label?

12:40 - 13:30BST

Stuart Knight Toolroom
Allan McGrath Anjunabeats
Jim Gash RAM Records
Christian Smith Tronic

How do I break through?

13:30 - 14:20BST

Lee Haslam Locus Management
ALISHA DJ
GW Harrison DJ

How do I tell my story through the press?

14:20 - 15:10BST

Dave Jenkins Music Writer / Author / D&BTV Presenter
Posey Collis Orca Sound Project
Jolyon Klean Orca Sound Project
Jeryl Wilton Infectious PR

How do I create identity in my music?

15:10 - 1600BST

Mark Knight Toolroom
Pete Griffiths Toolroom
Louie Vega DJ
Dan Duncan Pig&Dan

How do I make sure DJ promo is effective?

1600 - 16:50BST

Evan Sacks 1001Tracklists
Paul Hamill Inflyte
Dean Muhsin Dispersion PR

How do I get gigs?

16:50 - 17:40BST

Sam Divine DJ
JoJo Walker Walker Music Services / Halcyon SF / E Komo Mai
Emma Hoser Paradigm

What are the careers behind the scenes?

17:40 - 18:30BST

Stuart Knight Toolroom
Barry Almond Goodgreef / Active Talent Agency
Inacio Martinelli Doors Open

How do I use data?

18:30 - 19:20BST

Jack Bridges SoundCloud
Oskar Eichler Songstats / 1001Tracklists
Jason Hobbs Found.ee

Roundtable: What’s next for labels in 2021?

19:20 - 20:10BST

Stuart Knight Toolroom
Chris Goss Hospital Records
James Kirkham DEFECTED
Ramin Rezaie Solid Grooves

On Demand Sessions

These pre recorded sessions will be available as on-demand content available to watch instantly from 8am BST on June 4th.

How do I build my profile on social media?

Katie Knight ‘Can U Put Me On Guestlist’ Podcast
Jacky DJ
Jenny Mac Rising Digital

How do I monetise my music?

Mark Lawrence Sentric
Matt Abbott Label Worx
Ashley Howard PRS for Music
Tony Rakaupai Lime Blue Music

How do I protect my music rights?

Brian Tappert Traxsource
Ben Rush AudioLock / The Music Mission
Nico Perez Mixcloud

How do I use radio and podcasts to promote myself?

Katie Knight ‘Can U Put Me On Guestlist?’ Podcast
Andi Durrant Distorted
Nick Riley Distorted
Matt Healy We Are Grape
Jay Forster BBC Radio 1

Presentations

These pre recorded presentations will be available as on-demand content available to watch instantly from 8am BST on June 4th.

How do I get more streams from Spotify’s Discover Weekly?

Ali Shakeri Toneden

How do I get paid faster?

Dave Tomaselli Paperchain

The legal stuff you need to know

Jules O’Riordan AKA Judge Jules Sound Advice

How can being part of a community help my career?

Ellie Bryant The Halley / AEI

How do I effectively use Beatport LINK?

Beatport Electronic Music Store & Service

Getting Paid For Your Creativity - What Is PRS For Music?

Ashley Howard PRS for Music

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