Today’s highlights include a keynote with web luminary Seth Godin. Called “Making Something Happen”, it will see the internet pioneer give his advice to the music industry for the first time ever. Unmissable!
Artists DJ Spooky, Pitbull and Amanda Palmer will all be sharing their viewpoints on D2F and the intersection of music & technology; The Echo Nest’s Jim Lucchese will talk about “Music & Technology”; and other speakers of note include Android’s head of platform Zahavah Levine and VEVO’s CEO, Rio Caraeff.
Not forgetting the results of Rethink’s Hackers Weekend, which will be presented to lucky delegates today!
Then tomorrow, the Future of Music Coalition’s Kristin Thomson follows up on the Artist Revenue Streams presentation she gave at midem 2012; American Express presents a panel on “Building an Artist Brand”; the results of Rethink’s “Genesis” startup initiative will be revealed; artists GZA/The Genius and Thievery Corporation will speak out; and a The Musical Ecosystem in 2015 panel will see speakers from Universal Music Group, Google & more do some serious crystal ball-gazing!
Highlights on blog.rethink-music.com