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Sónar+D reveals 2017 agenda

Future-thinking musos can get hands-on with VR, AI, AV and more at Sónar's 'congress for the creative technologies' this June

By IQ on 30 Mar 2017

Sonar360º, Sónar+D 2017

Sonar360º will present Sónar+D delegates with immersive "fulldome" experiences

image © Joanie Lemercier

Sónar+D, the tech conference forming part of Barcelona electronic music festival Sónar, has announced its programme for 2017.

The conference will this year bring together 180 speakers and 5,000 delegates from 60 countries from to discuss “the future of design, music and creative technologies”. New for 2017 are a networking day on the 14th; Sonar360º, a space dedicated to immersive audiovisual “fulldome” installations; and sessions on virtual reality, artificial intelligence, start-ups, digital music distribution and more.

Sónar+D 2017 runs from 14 to 17 June.

Justice, Anderson .Paak, Eric Prydz, De La Soul, Soulwax, Moderat, DJ Shadow, Nina Kraviz and Giggs are among the performers at this year’s Sónar festival. Sónar announced last month it will return to Asia for the first time since 2013 with events in Istanbul and Hong Kong.


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