BerkleeICE Events

At Berklee, every career is a startup, and every startup needs inspiration. BerkleeICE presents panels, workshops, and lecture series featuring 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. 

BerkleeICE also regularly goes "on tour" to bring its message to locations across the globe, including South by Southwest, Midem, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Lab, Sonar, and the Library of Congress. See our Sights and Sounds page to view archives of past presentations, and please contact us if you are interested in hosting BerkleeICE at your company, institution, or event.

Learn, interact, and be inspired. 
 

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.

 

Past Events

AJ Rafael

AJ Rafael: Making Music in the Digital Age

Wednesday / October 10, 2018 / 5:00 p.m.
The Loft
939 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Go behind the scenes of what it takes to make music in the digital age as a DIY creative entrepreneur with AJ Rafael B.M. ’10, a singer-songwriter who has built a thriving career through YouTube, debuted in the top five on iTunes pop charts, and has collaborated with artists such as Tori Kelly.

Admission: Free

AT&T Entertainment Hackathon

Friday / October 5, 2018 / 6:00 p.m.
Berklee Media Center
150 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Berklee and AT&T cohost this entertainment-themed, two-day hackathon.

Admission: Free; open to all Berklee College of Music and Boston Conservatory at Berklee students

Info Bubbles

Minor of You: Creative Entrepreneurship Information Session

Wednesday / May 2, 2018 / 2:00 p.m.
Steve Heck Room
1140 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Attend this information session to learn how the Creative Entrepreneurship minor provides a road map to success in the real world.

Admission: Free

Open Music

London Artists Workshop: Explore the Future of Artistry

Friday / April 27, 2018 / 5:00 p.m.
100 Shoreditch High Street, London, England, E1 6JQ, United Kingdom

Berklee’s Open Music Initiative holds its second public event with Ace Hotel to explore new technologies for creative expression, including blockchain, artificial intelligence, and virtual reality.

Admission: Free

Open Music

New Orleans Artists Workshop

Tuesday / February 27, 2018 / 7:00 p.m.
600 Carondelet Street, New Orleans, LA, 70130, United States

Berklee’s Open Music Initiative holds its first public event in New Orleans, Louisiana, to explore the future of artistry.

Admission: Free

BerkleeXR Summit

Wednesday / February 7, 2018 / 10:00 a.m.
Berklee Media Center
150 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Learn more about virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), and the emerging tech that combines and extends reality (XR).

Admission: Free and open to Berklee staff and faculty

The Last Songwriter: Film Screening and Panel

Wednesday / November 15, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Berklee Media Center
150 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Explore the future role of songwriters in this screening and panel discussion of the documentary The Last Songwriter.

Admission: Free

Creative Entrepreneurs Conversation: Kevin O’Leary, Mr. Wonderful

Tuesday / November 14, 2017 / 1:00 p.m.
Berklee Media Center
150 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA, 02215, United States

Multimillionaire investor Kevin O'Leary will join us for a discussion on his journey as a creative entrepreneur. 

Art as a Catalyst for Change: Artist as Entrepreneur

Thursday / November 2, 2017 / 11:00 a.m.
David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

This master class focuses on developing a plan to tackle your goals as an entrepreneur or performing artist.

Admission: Free

Music + Tech: Live Jam with ZYLIA

Sunday / October 22, 2017 / 6:00 p.m.
The Loft
939 Boylston Street, Boston, MA, 02115, United States

Join us for a live jam and presentation with ZYLIA, the world's first portable recording studio.

Admission: Free