BerkleeICE News

Read the latest news on the Berklee Institute for Creative Entrepreneurship (BerkleeICE), including news stories, media coverage, and articles penned by BerkleeICE staff and faculty.

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Berklee and Halo Neuroscience Partner to Accelerate Music Learning in the Brain

September 16, 2019
Can a pair of headphones help you learn music faster, practice more efficiently, and increase creativity? Read more

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Royal Caribbean Introduces SoundSeeker, an A.I.-Equipped Sharing Tool, with Help from BerkleeICE

August 7, 2018
SoundSeeker produces original soundtracks based on mood and content of pictures. Read more

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Billboard: 48 Music Biz Jobs of Tomorrow—And How to Get Them

August 2, 2018
Berklee Valencia alumnus Rahul Rumalla, and his blockchain startup Paperchain, were featured in Billboard magazine's article "Jobs of Tomorrow." Read more

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BerkleeICE and Women in Music Partner on New Study

June 8, 2018
Women in Music and BerkleeICE join forces to examine the current status of gender equity across a broad spectrum of women working in the U.S. music industry. Read more

Press Hit A Conversation about the Future of Music with Berklee’s Vice President for Innovation and Strategy

May 18, 2018
As part of a HUBweek and lunch series, Panos A. Panay, vice president of innovation and strategy discussed becoming an entrepreneur in Boston, the future of music, and more. Read more

BerkleeXR Summit: Window into the Future

April 23, 2018
In February, Berklee staff and faculty were joined by visiting experts to discuss and showcase work in spatial audio, 360 video, immersive music, WebVR, virtual worlds, simulations, real-time animation, holographics, procedural generation, artificial intelligence, motion capture, robotics, and live performance. Read more

The 2018 Silicon Valley Experience

March 28, 2018
Over the winter holiday break, Berklee’s Institute for Creative Entrepreneurship (BerkleeICE) brought 22 students to Silicon Valley to get an inside look at how music and technology work together. Read more
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Blockchain News: BerkleeICE's Open Music Initiative to Host Music and Rights Management Blockchain Events

February 12, 2018
The Open Music Initiative, an initiative of Berklee's Institute for Creative Entrepreneurship(BerkleeICE), is holding its first event about the impact of technology on artistry and fan engagement. Read more
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Wall Street Journal: Blockchain and the Music Industry—Turning Pennies into Dollars

February 9, 2018
In a recent Wall Street Journal article, reporter Irving Wladawsky-Berger discusses blockchain technology and the Open Music Initiative (OMI).  Read more

BerkleeICE Visits LearnLaunch 2018

February 9, 2018
Learn Launch hosted their annual Across Boundaries conference at the Hynes Convention Center. Every year, education professionals, entrepreneurs, K-12 schools and college professors and students come together to engage in speaking panels, explore new technologies and network with other like-minded individuals. Read more

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Open Music Initiative Teams Up with Ace Hotel

February 8, 2018
Ace Hotel joins the Open Music Initiative in offering its first public series of events, cohosting a series of workshops across the hotel's properties designed to foster creative dialogue, and explore the impact technology will have on the future of artistry and fan engagement. Read more

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Loudwire: Streaming for Vengeance

January 17, 2018
Panos A. Panay Joins Steve Vai '79 and other innovative minds to discuss the future of music creation and streaming technology. Read more

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CNBC: Unlocking Blockchain's Vast Potential to the World of Music

December 29, 2017
Panos A. Panay joins Kevin O'Leary and other CNBC panelists to discuss the potential impact of blockchain technology on the music industry. Read more

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Musically on Artists, Blockchain, and Experimentation: ‘We’re at the Very Start of What’s Possible’

December 8, 2017
Panos A. Panay joins a panel at the Mycelia event in London to talk about music and blockchain.  Read more
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Semana: Panos Panay on Implementing Creative Entrepreneurship in Colombia

October 2, 2017
Panos A. Panay speaks with Colombian newspaper, Semana, during his trip to Bogota Music Market. Read more

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WIRED: The Music Industry Bands Together to Get Paid Online

September 9, 2017
Elizabeth Stinson reports for Wired on the formation and mission of BerkleeICE's Open Music Initiative.  Read more

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The Boston Globe: Berklee Students Compose Music for a Feast

August 29, 2017
The Boston Globe highlights the interdisciplinary course Music + Food, which combined original student scores with a gourmet meal served at America's Test Kitchen. Read more

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Entrepreneur: How Today's Entrepreneurs Can Follow Elvis Presley's Ingenious Business Playbook

August 16, 2017
Panos A. Panay's writes about how today's entrepreneurs can follow Elvis Presley's footsteps. Read more

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Food & Wine: Music Class Teaches Students to Score Meals

August 11, 2017
In his class Developing Technologies: Music +, offered via Berklee's Institute for Creative Entrepreneurship (BerkleeICE), Ben Houge instructs his students on how to compose music that mirrors and responds to the elements of any dish.  Read more

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Billboard: Executive Turntable: New Hires at United Talent Agency, Columbia Records, and More

August 3, 2017
Billboard reports on the recent promotion of Panos A. Panay, the founding managing director of Berklee's Institute for Creative Entrepreneurship, to vice president for Innovation and Strategy at Berklee. Read more