The Rethink Music Boston 2015 public forum will convene music stakeholders to discuss the recently released Fair Music report and launch phase two of the Fair Music project. Join fellow musicians and professionals across all sectors of the music industry to discuss the report's recommendations, explore new business models, examine copyright challenges in the digital era, analyze technological innovation in music and its distribution, and propose solutions for payment transparency, with a specific focus on developing solutions as the project moves into phase two.
Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
In addition to representatives Panos Panay and Allen Bargfrede from BerkleeICE and Rethink Music, the event will feature a special presentation from the English singer-songwriter Imogen Heap. It will also feature insights from many other creators, inventors, designers, and thinkers including:
· Willard Ahdritz, CEO, Kobalt Music Group
· Robert Ashcroft, CEO, PRS for Music
· Phil Barry, founder, Ujo
· Harris Cohen, product manager, YouTube
· James Duffett-Smith, global head of publisher relations, Spotify
· Michael Hendrix, partner and managing director, IDEO
· Kiran Gandhi, artist
For a full schedule, visit the Rethink Music website.
Twenty free tickets for current Berklee students will be available through an online lottery. Provide your Berklee student email address to enter. Lottery tickets will be chosen and distributed on September 30, 2015.