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Great Escape Conference – kicks off tomorrow, access the platform now

By | Published on Wednesday 12 May 2021

It’s Great Escape week – with the online edition of TGE taking place tomorrow and Friday – although delegates can access the TGE Conference platform right now to plan their schedules and get networking.

Alongside the in-conversations, the webinars and the partner panels taking place as part of the online TGE Conference this year, CMU is presenting three strands of sessions…

FUTURE MUSIC TALENT will look at how music educators and the music industry can better support entrepreneurial early-career music-makers, how COVID has impacted on the fanbase building process for DIY phase artists, and why it’s more important than ever to educate the creative community about copyright and data.

Sessions include…
• What The Fanbase Building Process Involves In 2021
• Learning By Doing – Young Guns Artist Campaign Team
• Everything An Aspiring Artist Needs To Know – And How To Teach It
• Continued Professional Development In The Music Business
• Explaining Music Copyright (bonus on-demand panel!)

FUTURE MUSIC STRATEGIES – supported by BPI – will consider the latest trends in streaming, fanbase building and the direct-to-fan relationship, and investigate what the touring and festival markets will look like in the post-COVID, post-Brexit world. What technologies, data, influencers, partnerships and strategies will be essential for success in the years ahead?

Sessions include…
• Maximising The Power Of Fan Data
• The Future Of Festivals, Ticketing And Touring
• Getting Rights Data Right • Influencing The Influencers
• The Diversifying Digital Market (bonus on-demand panel!)

FUTURE MUSIC WORLD will investigate and celebrate initiatives that are making the music community more diverse, more healthy and more connected, and consider the challenges and opportunities music-makers and other creators face in the globalised digital world we live in today.

Sessions include…
• How To Make Diversity Initiatives That Truly Deliver
• Building A Healthier Music Industry
• Has The Digital Revolution Liberated Or Locked Out Music-Makers?
• Cancel Culture – Good, Bad Or Non-Existant?
• Connecting The Music World (bonus on-demand panel!)

When you log into the TGE Conference platform, click on Conference Schedule and then on each of the strand buttons to find out more and to add each session to your personal schedule. Or, to get going straight way, click on the On-Demand button to access the three bonus panels.

If you don’t yet have a delegate pass to access all this, you can get one here.