Welcome to the Top 10 Best Music Conferences for 2020 and a full list of this year’s music business events following on from our conference list in 2019.
They say it’s about who you know, and in this industry, it couldn’t be truer.
Good working relationships are vital in this ever-changing music landscape and it’s important to affiliate yourself with the right people, or at least be aware of who’s doing what and how they can help you grow no matter your role.
In this article we’ll be looking at our top 10 music networking events of 2020 and why you should start filling space in your calendar!
Event Dates: 2nd – 5th June
Ticket Pricing: €295 – €885
Location: Cannes, France
Perhaps the most notable networking event in the industry, Midem has been uniting labels, managers, performing rights organisations and many of the key players for decades and continues to make a name for itself as the biggest international networking event in the music industry.
Located in the beautiful setting of the Palais Des Festivals Conference Centre, Cannes, France, Their primary goal is to push the boundaries of the industry and help create a more level playing field for artists, their teams and consumers with forward-thinking innovative ideas and discussions based on market research and statistics.
It’s the perfect place to meet like-minded people, exchange ideas and information while making a name for yourself among some of the most important figures in the music ecosystem. If you want to know about what trends will be shaping the future of music, then Midem is the one for you.
How you can benefit at Midem Conferences?
– Enjoy 5-minute speed meetings with lawyers, publishers, brands and leading international representatives.
– Pitch your music directly to executive supervisors and buyers looking to use music in film, TV, commercial communications and more.
– Get access to meet & greet the speakers and affiliate yourself with some of the most influential people in the game.
Event Dates: 21st – 25th October 2020
Ticket Pricing: To be advised
Location: Amsterdam, Holland
The 2020 edition of the Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) is in store to be a big one. It’s the 25th anniversary of the popular event in the electronic dance community and in the industry as a whole.
The event is huge, boasting a line up of 2500 artists, 600 speakers & 1000 events in 200 venues it’s no wonder ADE gets a place in our top 10. Expect 5 days and nights of dancing, networking, partying and making waves in the EDM community located in one of the most colourful cities on the globe.
If you want to get to grips with better music promotion and PR strategy or scout the best up and coming talent this place has it all.
How you can benefit from attending ADE?
- Access networking lounges and exchange info in a relaxed environment
- Learn how you can make a difference to the planet with ADE’s GREEN program that focuses on more sustainable and economic music industry, primarily focused on festivals.
- Get your name out there as an artist by sharing the stage with some of the most established names in EDM
3. REEPERBAHN FESTIVAL
Event Dates: 16th – 19th Sept 2020
Ticket Pricing: €45 – €260
Location: Hamburg, Germany
Spanning 600 concerts and 240 conference programs wide, Reeperbahn Festival covers everything from live performances and music to film & literature and virtual reality.
Since 2006 this festival has grown immensely while being talked about as one of the main networking events to go to due to its diversity. Early bird tickets are available and walk-up rates are yet to be announced.
How you can benefit at the Reeperbahn Festival?
– Access over 900 events and 600 concerts
– Learn about virtual reality and be the first to hear about new technological advancements in the music industry
– Learn about every aspect of the music business at Reeperbahn’s renowned conference and take part in exciting workshops
4. WINTER MUSIC CONFERENCE (WMC)
Event Dates: 25th – 28th March 2020
Ticket Pricing: To be announced
Location: Miami, USA
Despite the name, Winter Music Festival is based on one of the sun-soaked beaches of Miami Beach, Florida.
It’s here you can learn while sharing your skills and enjoy meeting like-minded people. Its main focus is on the dance music industry, music culture, new technology and dance music education in these fields.
2019 was the 35th anniversary of this event since its humble beginnings back in 1985. It features a main stage featuring carefully selected speakers discussing a wide variety of many topics as well as an exhibition area displaying some of the best hardware and software in electronic music with demonstrations and “how-to” sessions.
In addition to this, you also get access to nightlife programming with events, live performances and the opening party depending on what package you go with.
How you can benefit at the Winter Music Conference?
– Visit vendor booths displaying some of the best hardware and software in dance music
– Access the hugely popular opening party and the events nightlife program including the Ultra Music Festival
– Access Q&As with artists and the industry’s leading professionals
Event Dates: 21st – 26th June 2020
Ticket Pricing: To be announced
Location: Ibiza, Spain
Based in both Asia and Ibiza, the party central of Spain, IMS (international music summit) is another industry event focused primarily on electronic dance music and dance labels.
Its speakers include those in radio & PR as well as magazine editors and executives at some of the top dance labels around. You’ll learn what they’re looking for, how to better position yourself for success and how to cut through the noise of today’s competitive industry.
There’s also talks and interviews with guests on a wide range of topics including mental health in the music industry to detailing how integrating fashion with music can give you the advantage you need.
How you can benefit from attending IMS?
– Learn how you can take part in IMS College, a dedicated educational program and summer camp teaching aspiring industry professionals how they can build a career in the music industry
– Watch keynote interviews with multiple professionals spanning different areas of the industry and find out the answers to your questions
6. BBC INTRODUCING LIVE
Event Dates: October / November 2020
Ticket Pricing: £12.50 – £30
Location: London, UK
A major event for those looking to excel their careers in music & business, BBC Introducing Live is a must for anyone looking to take their career to the next level and learn vital information about the industry and how it works.
Expect talks from performing rights organisations on how to make the most from your airplay and live performances to information on financing for aspiring label heads and self-funded artists.
There are also talks on advanced topics such as the widely overlooked but crucial area of music publishing and how to position yourself for securing sync placements in film & TV.
There are also performances from some leading up and coming artists and open mics for those wanting to get their name out there and get on the radar of some of the most important people in the industry looking for their next talent to sign.
How you can benefit from attending BBC Introducing?
– Take part in open mics and get the attention of music execs and professionals looking for the next big thing
– View live performances from some of the top rising artists as well as established acts
– Get valuable feedback on your music with one on one sessions
– Access the social media masterclass and find out how you can stand apart from the crowd online.
7. BRIGHTON MUSIC CONFERENCE (BMC)
Event Dates: 22nd – 25th April 2020
Ticket Pricing: To be announced
Location: Brighton, UK
Based in Brighton’s iconic i360 complex and referred to as the UK’s foremost electronic music conference, which isn’t, unfortunately, a free conference, but this event and it’s sub-events make up one of the biggest conferences on the map.
There are networking & club events to meet like-minded people and develop those vital industry relationships as well as talks on technology and how it drives the modern music industry from service providers, technology companies and suppliers.
How you can benefit from attending the Brighton Music Conference?
– Be one step ahead with understanding new technology and how it’s changing the music landscape
– Access the label lounge and take part in A&R feedback sessions
8. THE GREAT ESCAPE
Event Dates: 14th – 16th May 2020
Ticket Pricing: £70 (for a 3-day pass)
Location: Brighton, UK
Showcasing 500 emerging artists from all over the world, the great escape is the place to go to potentially meet some of the leading industry icons of tomorrow.
Artists from all locations & walks of life come together to play 30 music venues all within walking distance of each other and just a stone’s throw from Brighton beach.
It’s no surprise this event is also attended by some of the main gatekeepers in music business looking for the next big thing to take to the next level.
Aside from the secret gigs, spotlight shows and club events, there’s also a largely attended conference with topic debates and keynote speeches from industry professionals. The conference also features networking opportunities for those who prefer to keep business and partying separate and establish working relationships in a more focused environment.
How you can benefit from The Great Escape?
– Find out about the best new talent from around the world and get access to intimate shows with carefully selected artists
– Apply to play as an artist and break your career (in a good way)
– Access exclusive keynote sessions with top speakers and gain valuable insight
9. THE ASCAP EXPERIENCE (FORMERLY “I CREATE MUSIC”)
Event Dates: 1st – 3rd April 2020
Ticket Pricing: $289 – $587
Location: Los Angeles, USA
With a key focus on songwriters primarily, ASCAP has been at the forefront of songwriting conventions worldwide over the past 14 years. In its 15th year, 2020 will mark a rebrand where the event will be further tailored to those looking to expand their songwriting skills and grow their knowledge of publishing and ASCAP affiliation.
Expect panels led by top-charting music creators as well as performances from some of the best songwriting talent on the rise.
You’re likely to meet loads of like-minded creatives and people to collaborate with whether you’re an artist or top liner, or you’re just trying to find your next industry job as a songwriter.
How you can benefit from the ASCAP Experience?
– Learn how to take your songwriting skills to the next level with songwriting sessions led by some of the industries top talent.
– Affiliate yourself with the top-performing rights organisation for songwriters in the US
10. POLLSTAR LIVE
Event Dates: 4th – 6th February 2020
Ticket Pricing: $299 – $1,049
Location: Los Angeles, USA
Located at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in the entertainment industries capital of Los Angeles, Pollstar Live is a must for any aspiring music business professional looking to grow their career and rub shoulders with some of music’s leading executives.
It boasts the largest gathering of live entertainment professionals and is the flagship event for Pollstar magazine, the leading trade for the global entertainment industry. Big stuff.
How you can benefit from attending Pollstar Live?
– Meet the top execs in music and grow your contact database
– Be ahead of the game and learn from the best about where the music industry is headed and how you can be a part of the evolution and stay at the top.
– Hear influential keynote speakers talk about their journeys and be inspired
Hope to see you there!
Thanks for checking out our top 10 music conferences for 2020 and don’t forget the full list is below to save you surfing the whole of the internet for hours!
We try and attend most of the Music Industry conferences around the world, so keep an eye out for any announcements, as we always look to hook up with our members and our international community.
Finally, I hope you have fun and make some lasting connections while you’re at it.
|Music Industry Events 2020||Location||Date|
|NAMM||Anaheim, California, USA||16/01/20 – 19/01/20|
|Folk Alliance International Conference||New Orleans, USA||22/01/20 – 26/01/20|
|AmericanaFest UK||London, UK||28/01/20 – 30/01/20|
|AIM Connected||London, UK||04/02/20|
|Pollstar Live!||Los Angeles, USA||04/02/20 – 06/02/20|
|Japan Live Entertainment & Event Expo||Tokyo, Japan||05/02/20 – 07/02/20|
|Guild of Music Supervisors Awards||Los Angeles, USA||06/02/20|
|Avant Première – Music and Media Market||Berlin, Germany||09/02/20 – 13/02/20|
|DICE Summit||Las Vegas, USA||11/02/20 – 13/02/20|
|STEP 2019||Dubai, United Arab Emirates||11/02/20 – 12/02/20|
|Santa Fe Film Festival||Santa Fe, USA||12/02/20 – 16/02/20|
|Output Belfast||Belfast, Northern Ireland||13/02/20|
|Frieze Los Angeles||Los Angeles, USA||14/02/20 – 16/02/20|
|Country Radio Seminar||Nashville, Tennessee||19/02/20 – 21/02/20|
|FastForward Amsterdam||Amsterdam, Netherlands||2020 Dates TBC|
|ONGEA! The Eastern African Music Summit||Nairobi, Kenya||2020 Dates TBC|
|Millennium Music Conference & Showcase||Harrisburg, PA USA||20/02/20 – 22/02/20|
|Durango Songwriters Expo||California, USA||20/02/20 – 22/02/20|
|IMSTA FESTA Miami||Miami, USA||2020 Dates TBC|
|Industry Takeover All Dayer 2019||London, UK||2020 Dates TBC|
|Prolight + Sound Guangzhou||Guangzhou, China||19/02/20 – 22/02/20|
|The Event Production Show||London, UK||25/02/20 – 26/02/20|
|By:Larm||Oslo, Norway||27/02/20 – 29/02/20|
|Stockfish Film Festival||Reykjavík, Iceland||2020 dates TBC|
|City Music Forum||Leeds, UK||2020 Dates TBC|
|Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo||Chicago, USA||28/02/20 – 01/03/20|
|Electronic Sound Summit||Liverpool, UK||28/02/20 – 01/03/20|
|Green Events & Innovations Conference||London, UK||03/03/20|
|The International Live Music Conference (ILMC)||London, UK||03/03/20 – 06/03/20|
|AIM Connected||London, UK||04/03/20|
|Music & Drama Education Expo||London, UK||04/03/20 – 05/03/20|
|MUTEK Barcelona||Barcelona, Spain||04/03/20 – 07/03/20|
|Music Inside Rimini||Rimini, Italy||08/03/20 – 10/03/20|
|Mountain Songwriting Retreat||West Virginia, USA||11/03/20 – 15/03/20|
|Wired Music Week||Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia||12/03/20 – 15/03/20|
|SXSW||Austin, Texas, USA||13/03/20 – 22/03/20|
|JUNO Week||Saskatoon, Canada||15/03/20|
|Independent Games Summit||San Francisco, USA||16/03/20 – 17/03/20|
|Miami Music Week||Miami, USA||16/03/20 – 22/03/20|
|Mastering the Music Business||Bucharest, Romania||17/03/20 – 19/03/20|
|m4music||Zurich/Lausanne, Switzerland||19/03/20 – 21/03/20|
|IMSTA FESTA Los Angeles||Los Angeles, USA||2020 Dates TBC|
|Worldwide Radio Summit||Hollywood, USA||22/03/20 – 27/03/20|
|MUSEXPO’s California Entertainment Week||Hollywood, USA||22/03/20 – 25/03/20|
|Winter Music Conference||Miami, USA||TBA|
|Tin Pan South Songwriters Festival||Nashville, USA||24/03/20 – 28/03/20|
|Tallinn Music Week||Tallinn, Estonia||25/03/20 – 28/03/20|
|AES International Conference on Immersive and Interactive Audio||York, UK||2020 dates TBC|
|MIL – Lisbon International Music Network||Lisbon, Portugal||25/03/20 – 27/03/20|
|London Games Festival||London, UK||26/03/20 – 06/04/20|
|The 12th Annual SS Cape May||New Jersey, USA||27/03/20 – 28/03/20|
|Sónar Hong Kong||Hong Kong, China||28/03/20|
|Radiodays Europe||Vienna, Austria||29/03/20 – 31/04/20|
|Music Expo Miami||Miami, USA||30/03/20|
|Musikmesse 2019||Frankfurt, Germany||01/04/20 – 04/04/20|
|Karajan Music Tech Conference||Salzburg, Austria||03/04/20|
|Palestine Music Expo||Palestine, Middle East||03/04/20 – 06/04/20|
|Music Entrepreneur Conference||Massachusetts, USA||04/04/20 – 06/04/20|
|Connect: Beyond the Page||North Carolina, USA||2020 Dates TBC|
|Music Biz Day||Texas, USA||2020 Dates TBC|
|Westway LAB’s Professional Music Conference||Guimarães, Portugal||15/04/20 – 18/04/20|
|Tribeca Film Festival||New York, USA||15/04/20 – 26/04/20|
|French Quarter Festival||New Orleans, USA||16/04/20 – 19/04/20|
|Colisium Saint Petersburg + showcase festival Perestroika||Saint Petersburg, Russia||18/04/20 – 19/04/20|
|NAB Show||Las Vegas, USA||18/04/20 – 22/04/20|
|Ashbury Park Music in Film Festival||New Jersey, USA||19/04/20 – 20/04/20|
|Richmond International Film & Music Festival||Virginia, USA||21/04/20 – 26/04/20|
|ISCM World Music Days Festival||New Zealand||21/04/20 – 30/04/20|
|Dublin Tech Summit||Dublin, Ireland||22/04/20 – 23/04/20|
|Music Cork||Cork, Ireland||22/04/20 – 24/04/20|
|Brighton Music Conference||Brighton, UK||22/04/20 – 25/04/20|
|Soundtrack Cologne||Cologne, Germany||22/04/20 – 25/04/20|
|FastForward Sydney||Sydney, Australia||2020 Dates TBC|
|Wide Days||Edinburgh, Scotland||23/04/20 – 25/04/20|
|Jazzahead||Bremen, Germany||23/04/20 – 26/04/20|
|c/o pop Convention||Cologne, Germany||23/04/20 – 25/04/20|
|The Midwest Rhythm Summit||Ohio, USA||24/04/20 – 25/04/20|
|Billboard Latin Music Week and Awards||Las Vegas, USA||2020 Dates TBC|
|Enea Spring Break||Poznań, Poland||25/04/20 – 27/04/20|
|Moogfest||North Carolina, USA||25/04/20 – 28/04/20|
|Colisium Sochi||Sochi, Russia||27/05/20 – 31/05/20|
|East Coast Music Awards||Prince Edward Island, Canada||29/04/20 – 03/05/20|
|Boomtown Film and Music Festival||Texas, USA||30/04/20 – 02/05/20|
|European DIY Musician Conference||Valencia, Spain||30/04/20 – 31/04/20|
|LAUNCH Music Conference||Pennsylvania, USA||30/04/20 – 03/05/20|
|ASCAP I Create Music Expo||Los Angeles, USA||2020 Dates TBC|
|SPOT + Conference||Århus, Denmark||2020 Dates TBC|
|Sound City||Liverpool, UK||01/05/20 – 03/05/20|
|MUTEK San Francisco||San Francisco, USA||02/05/20 – 05/05/20|
|Making Vinyl||Berlin, Germany||2020 Dates TBC|
|LA Games Conference||Los Angeles, USA||05/05/20|
|Nordic Media Festival||Bergen, Norway||06/05/20 – 08/05/20|
|Canadian Music Week||Toronto, Canada||06/05/20 – 12/05/20|
|Game Audio Retreat||West Virginia, USA||2020 Dates TBC|
|FestForums San Francisco||San Francisco, USA||2020 Dates TBC|
|FOCUS Wales 2020||Wrexham, Wales||07/05/20 – 09/05/20|
|Dancefair||Utrecht, Netherlands||09/05/20 – 10/05/20|
|Music Biz 2020||Nashville, USA||11/05/20 – 14/05/20|
|Relix Live Music Conference||New York, USA||2020 Dates TBC|
|Cannes Film Festival||Cannes, France||12/05/20 – 23/05/20|
|SERFA||Tennessee, USA||13/05/20 – 17/05/20|
|SyncSummit Nashville||Nashville, USA||15/05/20 – 16/05/20|
|IMSTA FESTA London||London, UK||16/05/20|
|Mountain Recording Retreat||West Virginia, USA||17/05/20 – 22/05/20|
|Classical:NEXT||Rotterdam, The Netherlands||18/05/20 – 21/05/20|
|Digital Hollywood||Hollywood, USA||19/05/20 – 21/05/20|
|IMS Ibiza||Ibiza, Spain||20/05/20 – 22/05/20|
|148th AES Convention||Vienna, Austria||25/05/20 – 28/05/20|
|The Indian Ocean Music Market (IOMMA)||Réunion Island, Indian Ocean||25/05/20 – 28/05/20|
|Krakow Film Music Festival||Krakow, Poland||26/05/20 – 01/06/20|
|DISCOP Abidjan||Abidjan, Africa||27/05/20 – 29/05/20|
|New Skool Rules||Rotterdam, The Netherlands||29/05/20 – 31/05/20|
|The International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression||Porto Alegre, Brazil||03/06/20 – 06/06/20|
|PRIMAVERAPRO 2019||Barcelona, Spain||03/06/20 – 07/06/20|
|AVA Conference||Belfast, Northern Ireland||2020 Dates TBC|
|Midem||Cannes, France||04/06/20 – 07/06/20|
|East Coast Music Conference||Virginia, USA||04/06/20 – 07/06/20|
|Inner City Electronic||Leeds, UK||07/06/20|
|Music Cities Convention||Seoul, South Korea||08/06/20 – 10/06/20|
|E3 Electronic Entertainment Expo||Los Angeles, USA||09/06/20 – 11/06/20|
|SyncSummit NYC||New York, USA||11/06/20 – 12/06/20|
|NXNE||Toronto, Canada||12/06/20 – 21/06/20|
|Gospel Music Association’s IMMERSE Conference||Nashville, USA||15/06/20 – 17/06/20|
|A2IM Indie Week||New York, USA||15/06/20 – 18/06/20|
|Medimex||Taranto, Itlay||16/06/20 – 25/06/20|
|TNW Europe Conference 2019||Amsterdam, The Netherlands||18/06/20 – 19/06/20|
|The Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival||Cannes, France||22/06/20 – 26/06/20|
|IMSTA FESTA Seoul||Seoul, South Korea||2020 Dates TBC|
|Australian International Music Festival||Sydney, Australia||04/07/20 – 11/07/20|
|Wallifornia MusicTech||Liège, Belgium||07/07/20 – 12/07/20|
|CHANGES Music Summit||Melbourne, Australia||2020 Dates TBC|
|NAB Show Shanghai||Shanghai, China||2020 Dates TBC|
|The LAMC (Latin Alternative Music Conference)||New York, USA||07/07/20 – 11/07/20|
|Independent Gospel Artist Alliance Conference||Maryland, USA||09/07/20 – 11/07/20|
|Summer NAMM||Nashville, USA||09/07/20 – 11/07/20|
|Develop Conference||Brighton, UK||14/07/20 – 16/07/20|
|Latitude Festival: Film and Music Arena||Suffolk, UK||16/07/20 – 19/07/20|
|Sónar+D||Barcelona, Spain||17/07/20 – 20/07/20|
|IMSTA FESTA Atlanta||Atlanta, USA||25/07/20|
|DISCOP Johannesburg||Johannesburg, South Africa||29/07/20 – 31/07/20|
|Satchmo Summerfest||New Orleans, USA||31/07/20 – 02/08/20|
|Summer in the City||London, UK||31/07/20 – 02/08/20|
|Edinburgh International Festival||Edinburgh, UK||07/08/20 – 31/08/20|
|DJ Expo||Atlantic City, USA||10/08/20 – 13/08/20|
|Indie Entertainment Summit||Los Angeles, USA||14/08/20 – 16/08/20|
|Cutting Edge CE Conference||New Orleans, USA||19/08/20 – 22/08/20|
|The DIY Musician Conference||Austin, Texas, USA||28/08/20 – 30/08/20|
|gamescom||Cologne, Germany||25/08/20 – 29/08/20|
|MUTEK Montréal||Montréal, Canada||25/08/20 – 30/08/20|
|Edinburgh International Television Festival||Edinburgh, UK||26/08/20 – 28/08/20|
|Pop-Kultur||Berlin, Germany||26/08/20 – 28/08/20|
|The Music Imbizo||Durban, South Africa||26/08/20 – 29/08/20|
|Going Global Music Summit||Auckland, New Zealand||28/08/20 – 29/08/20|
|Live at Heart||Örebro, Sweden||02/09/20 – 05/09/20|
|Toronto International Film Festival Industry Conference||Toronto, Canada||06/09/20 – 10/09/20|
|Royal Musical Association Annual Conference||Manchester, UK||08/09/20 – 10/09/20|
|VenuesNow Conference||New York, USA||10/09/20 – 11/09/20|
|Waves Music Conference||Vienna, Austria||10/09/20 – 12/09/20|
|IMSTA FESTA New York||New York, USA||12/09/20|
|RightsTech Europe||Frankfurt, Germany||2020 Dates TBC|
|European Jazz Conference||Sofia, Bulgaria||10/09/20 – 13/09/20|
|Radio Show||Nashville, USA||13/09/20 – 16/09/20|
|Americana Music Festival & Conference||Nashville, USA||15/09/20 – 20/09/20|
|Long Beach Indie – Film, Media, and Music Festival||California, USA||16/09/20 – 20/09/20|
|IMS College||Malta||2020 Dates TBC|
|Music Business Empowerment Conference||Atlanta, USA||2020 Dates TBC|
|Reeperbahn Festival||Hamburg, Germany||16/09/20 – 19/09/20|
|NEXT20||Hamburg, Germany||17/09/20 – 18/09/20|
|Blast Conference||Rome, Italy||2020 Dates TBC|
|Kansai Music Conference||Osaka, Japan||18/09/20 – 20/09/20|
|West Coast Songwriters Conference||San Francisco, USA||2020 Dates TBC|
|Production Music Conference||Los Angeles, USA||2020 Dates TBC|
|Albuquerque Film & Music Experience (AFME)||Albuquerque, New Mexico||24/09/20 – 27/09/20|
|Southwest Regional Folk Alliance Conference||Texas, USA||23/09/20 – 27/09/20|
|POP Montréal||Montréal, Canada||23/09/20 – 27/09/20|
|PopMid||Quarteira, Portugal||2020 Dates TBC|
|Pivotal Music Conference||Birmingham, UK||25/09/20|
|Music Tourism Convention||Liverpool, UK||29/09/20 – 02/10/20|
|IBMA’s World of Bluegrass Week||North Carolina, USA||29/09/20 – 03/10/20|
|BreakOut West||Kelowna, Canada||30/09/20 – 04/10/20|
|Nashville Film Festival||Nashville, USA||01/10/20 – 07/10/20|
|Sensoria: The UK’s Festival of Film and Music||Sheffield, UK||02/10/20 – 10/10/20|
|MIPCOM||Cannes, France||12/10/20 – 15/10/20|
|ISMIR 2019||Montreal, Canada||12/10/20 – 16/10/20|
|MaMa Festival and Conference||Paris, France||14/10/20 – 16/10/20|
|IMSTA FESTA Toronto||Toronto, Canada||17/10/20|
|NAB Show New York||New York, USA||21/10/20 – 22/10/20|
|Amsterdam Dance Event||Amsterdam, The Netherlands||21/10/20 – 25/10/20|
|149th AES Convention||New York, USA||21/10/20 – 24/10/20|
|WOMEX||Tampere, Finland||21/10/20 – 25/10/20|
|The World Soundtrack Awards||Gent, Belgium||24/10/20|
|BIME PRO||Bilbao, Spain||28/10/20 – 30/10/20|
|Music China||Shanghai, China||28/10/20 – 31/10/20|
|Web Summit||Lisbon, Portugal||02/11/20 – 05/11/20|
|Most Wanted Music||Berlin, Germany||03/11/20 – 05/11/20|
|Iceland Airwaves||Reykjavík, Iceland||04/11/20 – 07/11/20|
|2020 NAfME National Conference||Florida, USA||04/11/20 – 08/11/20|
|Molson Canadian Nova Scotia Music Week||Nova Scotia, Canada||2020 Dates TBC|
|Music Expo San Francisco||San Francisco, USA||2020 Dates TBC|
|Indie Week Canada||Toronto, Canada||2020 Dates TBC|
|Alberta Electronic Music Conference||Alberta, Canada||2020 Dates TBC|
|IMSTA FESTA Berlin||Berlin, Germany||07/11/20|
|Coast 2 Coast Music Conference||Miami, USA||07/11/20 – 09/11/20|
|Nordic Music Days||Helsinki, Finland||13/11/20 – 17/11/20|
|Acces – Music in Africa Conference||Kenya, Africa||26/11/20 – 28/11/20|
|Sonic Visions||Luxembourg||2020 Dates TBC|
|Off The Record Festival||Manchester, UK||2020 Dates TBC|
|FestForums Santa Barbara||California, USA||2020 Dates TBC|
|SyncSummit LA||Los Angeles, USA||02/12/20 – 03/12/20|
|Colisium Almaty||Almaty, Kazakhstan||10/12/20 – 12/12/20|
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