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Music & Interactive Events Roadshow
Mon 5 September 2016, 15:00 – 18:30 BST
Is your business involved in Music, Tech or Creative industries?
If yes and you're interested in gaining first-hand knowledge and insight into some of the world's biggest and most influential music and interactive trade and showcase events, then you should be attending this event.
- 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
- meet industry trade associations and collection societies
- learn how the DIT activity at SXSW interactive will differ in 2017
**This event will be split into two sections with one focused on Interactive Events and the other focused on Music.**
Interactive Event - 15:00-16:30
The Interactive event will focus on the SXSW, Mipcom, MipTV and Midem plus other opportunities through DIT in North America. Guest speakers include Haileigh Meyers (DIT Texas) Una Johnston (SXSW) and Javier Lopez (Mipcom).
Music Event - 17:00-18:30
The Music event will provide an overview of some of the major music events, which include Reeperbahn, WOMEX, Eurosonic, SXSW, Canadian Music Week, Sound City, Great Escape and Midem.
Guest speakers include Javier Lopez (Midem) Una Johnston (SXSW) and Phil Patterson (DIT Music Specialist) along with guests from trade associations and collection societies.
**Everyone who attends the Department of International Trade music and Interactive roadshow will be in with a chance to win a complimentary SXSW or Midem registration.**
Midem - ‘The music industry has grown to become an ecosystem and Midem brings you the full toolkit to succeed in this new business landscape. Join 5,500 participants and 1,100 exhibiting companies from 75 countries to expand your international network, showcasing of artists, create bridges with other industries, sign deals and take your business to the next level.’
SXSW - The SXSW Conference in Austin Texas, March 10-19, 2017, provides an opportunity for global professionals at every level to participate, learn, and network. Featuring a variety of tracks that allow attendees to explore what’s next in the worlds of entertainment, culture, and technology, the conference proves that the most unexpected discoveries happen when diverse topics and people come together.
The SXSW Interactive Festival provides a variety of compelling evening networking experiences that complement the many learning opportunities at the SXSW Conference.
Celebrating raw innovation and emerging talent both behind and in front of the camera, the SXSW Film Festival features provocative documentaries, comedies, genre standouts, and more
Each year the SXSW Music Festival hosts a comprehensive mix of new, up-and-coming, international, and legendary artists. At the 2016 edition, over 67 countries were represented amongst the 2,200-plus official performers.