Taking place from 9-10 October at the Radisson Blu Portman Hotel in London’s West End, the event will also feature high profile speakers from PRS for Music, AEG, X-Ray Touring and Live Nation. John Giddings, Isle of Wight Festival Founder and head of the Solo Agency, representing the likes of Madonna, The Rolling Stones and U2 is also confirmed to appear. You can see the complete line-up here.
Summit producer and LIVE UK Managing Editor Steve Parker said: “This Summit is going to be a stimulating mix of veteran experience and the latest ideas and technology for making live music events successful”.
Conference sessions such as ‘Computer Says Yes’ will explore the wide range of tools that facilitate building a fan base, marketing, targeted ticketing and online merchandising.
‘Generating Talent’ will take place on 10 October at 4pm, featuring Generator Musician Support Manager Joe Frankland alongside PRS for Music’s Laura Whitticase and Bristol Music Foundation Co-Founder Matt Booth on the panel.
The panel will explore the role of Development Agencies in preparing young artists and entrepreneurs for bringing their ideas to the industry. Generator has teamed with Live UK to offer a very limited amount of spaces at subsidised rates available on a first come, first served basis so contact firstname.lastname@example.org / 0207 486 7007 and quote ‘Generator’ to take advantage of the offer.