At Berklee, every career is a start-up. And every start-up needs inspiration. BerkleeICE presents a number of events and lecture series throughout the year that feature innovative leaders and thinkers from the worlds of business, creativity, and technology. All events are open to the entire Berklee community and to students of all universities unless otherwise specified. Learn, interact, and be inspired.
BerkleeICE hosts Burtis Downs, famed manager to R.E.M. throughout the band’s storied 30-year career, a distinguished lawyer, and pioneering educator.
WeWork Fort Point
Student teams from IE University in Madrid, Spain, and BerkleeICE present their final pitches to a panel of judges at WeWork.
Rich Goodstone, a key figure behind the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival and cofounder of experience architects Superfly, is this month's guest for the BerkleeICE Creative Entrepreneurs Lecture Series.
Berklee students join peers from Boston University, Harvard, MIT, Northeastern, and more to deliver brief business pitches in the hope of winning prizes aimed at developing startup businesses.
Harvard Business School
Panos Panay, managing director of BerkleeICE leads two panels—featuring students and entrepreneurs—at Harvard's annual xDesign conference.
Diane Hessan, founder of Communispace, continues BerkleeICE’s Creative Entrepreneurs Lecture Series by discussing her path to becoming one of the leading women in American business and how her most recent venture, The Startup Institute, can accelerate your career. A must-attend.
The Library of Congress Montpelier Room, Madison Building
BerkleeICE’s Panos Panay gives a keynote address and moderates a panel at the Library of Congress on the changing climate of the music industry and how the entrepreneur fits into this evolving story.
BerkleeICE presents a 2-day workshop for faculty and staff held by Innovator’s DNA.
David Friend Recital Hall
Berklee's Music Business/Management Department and BerkleeICE present the annual Evening with Entrepreneurs panel, this year featuring Philip Cohen (AudioCommon, Beehive Corporation); Paul Henry Smith (Sonation, Smith Renaud): Parviz Parvizi (Clammr); and Kathleen Stetson (Trill).
The Rethink Music think tank holds a retreat on the future of music copyright, co-organized by BerkleeICE and Harvard’s Berkman Center for Internet and Society.
A conversation with Berklee alumnus Stephen Canfield, discussing Red Bull's approach to music and a career that's led him from music tech startups to a major brand that supports hundreds of artists.
Berklee’s Institute for Creative Entrepreneurship (BerkleeICE) is proud to present Berklee president Roger H. Brown and his wife, Linda A. Mason, as keynote speakers for this installment of the Creative Entrepreneurs Lecture Series.
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas
What does it take to launch a great startup? The common answers tend to be a great business plan, a cool idea, flawless execution by the founders, and access to vast amounts of capital. But is that really the case? This panel, presented by the Berklee Institute for Creative Entrepreneurship (BerkleeICE), challenges these assumptions.
Holland and Knight LLP
Learn and network with top minds from the IE Business School, MIT, Brown, BU, Tufts, and Berklee.
KAYAK cofounder Paul English will speak about the role creativity has played in his successful career as an entrepreneur.
Producer Kevin Augunas presents a talk for the Berklee community.
Music industry greats Gloria and Emilio Estefan will tell their story and draw links between musicianship and successful careers as entrepreneurs during an on-stage interview with Berklee ICE founding managing director Panos Panay.
Willard Ahdritz, founder and CEO of Kobalt Music Group Ltd., gives a talk for the Berklee community.