FastForward: London 2017
96 Euston Rd
** FastForward: London is officially SOLD OUT **
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The future of the music industry starts here.
Following the sold-out success of the flagship FastForward conference in Amsterdam over the last 2 years, London will play host to the first international expansion of the FastForward event series later this year.
Join us at the British Library at London's Kings Cross, for a one-day event of keynotes, panel discussions, FastFifteen presentations, and intimate networking with the UK music business.
FastForward: London will feature a keynote
interview with industry veteran and legendary artist manager
(Iron Maiden, Elton John, Morrissey), sharing his insights
on the future of the music industry and how relationships between bands,
managers, labels, and fans will change, and Ticketmaster International's SVP
Sophie Crosby, sharing
her tips on how to reach and engage with potential and existing customers in an
increasingly competitive attention economy from her experience working with
some of the biggest artists, tours, and festivals in the world.
Panel topics covered at this one-day event include Creative Industry Partnerships, Using Data in Music, Lessons from Broadcasting and the Future of Songwriting.
complement the panel content, five
FastFifteen sessions have been
on Streaming Services
from Sulinna Ong (Deezer), Building the Right Digital Team from Dorothée Imhoff (FUGA), UK Music Export in the Brexit Era from
Phil Patterson (DIT) and Chris Tams (BPI),
Audiences in Live Music
from Kelly Bennaton (DHP Family), and Maximising Impact with YouTube Marketing
from Farhana Aboo (AEI Group).
Speakers confirmed include: Alex Clough (Splendid Communications), Bob Workman (Warner Music), Charlie Andrew (BRIT Award-winning producer / Square Leg Records), Cherie Hu (Forbes, USA), Chiara Hunter (Artist, Australia) Chloé Julien (Bandsquare & Fimalac, France), Chris Carey (Media Insight Consulting), Chris Tams (BPI), Claudia de Wolff (Vevo), Dorothée Imhoff (FUGA), Dusko Justic (Sony Music), Ellie Giles (Various Artists Management), Farhana Aboo (AEI Media), Fiona Bevan (Songwriter; Ed Sheeran, One Direction), Kellie While (7digital), Kelly Bennaton (DHP Family), Kimberly Anne (Singer-Songwriter; signed to UMPG), Merck Mercuriadis (Hipgnosis Music), Miranda Kempin (Sony/ATV), Phil Patterson (DIT), Rebecca Stewart (The Drum), Rees Hitchcock (Frukt), Samantha Mandel-Dallal (Spotify), Sean Adams (BBC Radio 6 Music), Sergio Pimentel (Ninja Tune), Síofra McComb (!K7 Records), Sophie Crosby (Ticketmaster), Stu Dredge (Music Ally), and Sulinna Ong (Deezer).
FastForward: London is being supported by Ticketmaster, the market leader in online ticketing in the UK, world leading, all-premium video and entertainment platform Vevo, world-leading B2B digital music services company 7digital, award-winning music technology company MQA (Master Quality Authenticated) and UK independent music trade body the Association of Independent Music (AIM). International creative agency Sherry Design have joined as Global Event Partners, driving the rebrand and supporting all FastForward activities around the world, while Media Insight Consulting will continue to curate the events.
**Note: Price for all Delegate Passes include lunch, coffee/tea, and assorted light finger food across the day.
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