The second London outing for Chris Carey's future-focused conference will tackle selling out shows, music's technological future, data-driven A&R and more
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The debut edition of FastForward's new one-day conference will take place at the British Library on Friday 15 September
By IQ on 22 Aug 2017
Music industry conference FastForward has finalised the speaker line-up for its debut London event.
Held at the British Library on Friday 15 September, FastForward London will offer a combination of keynote speeches, panel discussions and ‘FastFifteen’ rapid-fire solo presentations, complementing the flagship FastForward event in Amsterdam.
New speaker additions include Sophie Crosby, SVP of marketing at Ticketmaster International, who will give a keynote on Reaching the Changing Consumer; Dusko Justic, VP of international marketing at Sony Music; and Australian singer-songwriter Chiara Hunter. They join previously announced speakers and panellists including DHP Family’s Kenny Bennaton, artist manager Ellie Giles, Bandsquare’s Chloé Julien and Spotify head of content insights Samantha Mandel-Dallal.
Full details can be found at the FastForward website.
The flagship FastForward event has taken place in Amsterdam for the past two years; IQ news editor Jon Chapple moderated the Future of Ticketing panel at the 2017 conference in February.
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