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Is your business involved in the music industry? If yes and you’re interested in gaining first hand-knowledge and insight into some of the world’s biggest and most influential music trade and showcase events, then you should be attending this event.

Benefits of attending:

  • Meet with representatives from BBC Introducing, Midem and SXSW
  • Meet with industry trade associations and collection societies including AIM, BPI, MMF, MPA, PPL, PRS Foundation, PRS for Music, during Roundtable Sessions
  • Discover how the Department for International Trade (DIT) can help develop your business internationally
  • Find out about conferencing events and which events are right for you
  • Learn how to showcase your music, artists and business
  • Dos and don’ts - Make the most of your time at events
  • Find out about available funding and support, domestic & International
  • Meet industry trade associations and collection societies

This event will be split into two sections with presentations and Roundtable sessions giving you the chance to meet and ask the experts.

**Everyone who attends the DIT Music Roadshow will be in with a chance to win a complimentary SXSW or Midem registration.**

SXSW

  • SXSW Conference provides an opportunity for global professionals at every level to participate, learn, and network.
  • Featuring 25 tracks that allow attendees to explore what’s next in the worlds of entertainment, culture, and technology, SXSW proves that the most unexpected discoveries happen when diverse topics and people come together.
  • The SXSW Music Festival is an iconic global music industry event taking place every March in Austin, Texas.
  • Each year the SXSW Music Festival hosts a curated mix of artists performing in bars, clubs, parks, churches, hotels, and more in Austin, Texas.
  • Not limited in genre or regional focus, audiences can enjoy a variety of musical styles at SXSW.
  • Showcases are curated by record labels, booking agencies, management and PR firms, export offices, publishers, media outlets, lifestyle brands, festivals, and more, drawing on a pool of artists looking to enhance their careers by reaching new audiences.
  • Last year, SXSW received 7,049 Showcase Applications, and more than 2,000 Showcasing Artists from 63 countries performed at SXSW 2017.
  • Don’t miss the DIT Roadshow for sound advice and useful tips on how best to position your company, your brand, your band, and yourself at SXSW
  • SXSW 2018, March 9-18, Austin Texas, www.sxsw.com

Midem

MIDEM, Where Business Happens.

  • Midem helps you grow your business internationally, providing you with the opportunity to reinforce and forge business connections all around the world, enable international music promotion and sign deals.
  • Midem is the meeting place for the international music ecosystem: Labels, Publishers, Artists, Collecting Rights Management Associations, Music Tech companies, Brands & Agencies.

MIDEM, Where Talent Shines.

  • Midem Artist Accelerator is an exclusive programme for artists and their entourages to grow their profile globally with a showcase on the beach, mentoring sessions and master classes by top international artists.
  • Midemlab is the leading international competition for music startups to raise their profile and get recognition from the industry. Midemlab celebrated its 10th anniversary in 2017.
  • International Midem Awards celebrate iconic personalities who have shaped the music ecosystem and the game-changers building tomorrow’s business.
  • International Country focused showcases, different nations bring to Cannes some of their best talent for concerts on the beach and other local venues. In 2017 “Music is Great Presents: British Music at Midem” was a huge success with Dream Wife, Jake Isaac and Public Service Broadcasting.

MIDEM 2018 - 5th to 8th June – Cannes, France – www.midem.com

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