FastForward: Sydney 2019
7, Building 10, 235 Jones St, Ultimo NSW 2007, Australia
The future of the music industry starts here.
After a successful debut in April 2018, FastForward returns to Sydney's the Aerial Function Centre @ UTS in Central Sydney for two jam-packed days of ground-breaking keynotes, panel discussions, specialist 'FastFifteen' mini-keynote presentations, cutting-edge tech demos, and intimate networking opportunities with delegates and speakers from across the music, media, technology, and entertainment sectors.
New to FastForward? Find out what we're about, watch the highlights from FastForward :Amsterdam and FastForward: London, available here and here.
What does the future label look like?
Holding attention: The importance of User Experience
The art and importance of influencing government policy
Are niches the future of music festivals?
Exploring key trends in the European music industry
We need to talk about playlists!
No holds barred: a candid panel on the future of the music industry
Confirmed speakers are:
Chris Carey, CEO, Media Insight Consulting (UK)
Dee Speed, Design Director, Google (USA)
James Fleury, Founder and CEO, Nouvague, (NL)
Luke Girgis, CEO, Seventh Street Media
Rachel Maria Cox, Artist and Founder, Sad Grrrls Club
Taka Suzuki, President, EnterTech Accelerator, ParadeALL (Japan)
Tania Yuki, CEO, Shareablee (USA)
Vanessa Picken, CEO, Comes With Fries
Past speakers include:
Last year. Speakers at FastForward: Sydney included:
Amy Harrison International Footballer, Sydney FC / Matildas
Cassandra Wilkins Social Media Manager, National Rugby League
Chris Carey CEO, Media Insight Consulting (United Kingdom)
Dean Ormston Head of Member Services, APRA AMCOS
Emily Scoggins Head of Marketing, The O2 (United Kingdom)
Esti Zilber Associate Producer, Sounds Australia
Felix Riebl Artist / Songwriter, The Cat Empire & Spinifex Gum
Francis Coady General Manager, Havas Sports & Entertainment
Greg Sleigh General Manager, Commercial, Perth Stadium - VenuesLive
Hannah Kirkpatrick Licensing Manager, Sony Music
Jake Challenor CEO, Jaden Social
Jennie Sager Asia Pacific Director, Content Partnerships, Twitter
Larissa Paegle Head of Membership & Fan Engagement, Parramatta Eels NRLC
Mel Cheng Artist Manager, One Louder
Poppy Reid Managing Editor, Seventh Street Media
Roger Field CEO, Live Nation Australasia
Scott Ryan VP Music, Gracenote Nielsen (USA)
Set Mo DJ / Producer duo
Simon Cahill Head of Digital and Business Development, Warner Music Australia
Sweetie Zamora Head of Labels and Promotions, Remote Control Records
What do I get?
Your Delegate Pass to FastForward: Sydney includes:
Access to both days of program content, across keynotes, panels, and ‘FastFifteens’;
Access to the ‘FastForward Social’ exclusive networking-focussed evening parties;
Lunch, provided for both days of the conference;
Access to the growing FastForward international community
Proudly supported by
FastForward: Sydney is being supported by leading Australasian music rights management organisation APRA AMCOS, and leading digital agency Comes With Fries, joining Global Event Partners alternative record label AWAL and data analytics tool Soundcharts.
Boutique research agency Media Insight Consulting will curate the event with the brilliant Vanessa Picken of digital agency Comes With Fries.
**Note: Price for all Delegate Passes include lunch across both days.
For more information, head to our website: sydney.fastforward.xyz WATCH FastForward 2017 and FastForward: London
If you have any queries about FastForward: Sydney, get in touch with the FastForward team at email@example.com
#FFWDxSYD - Regular ($225) - from 1st March