Music Tech Conferences: A Guide for Startups is available for free. This 31-page guide will help anyone - from startups to seasoned veterans - navigate the many music and tech industry conferences.
Music Tech Conferences: A Guide for Startups includes informative articles that provide help in evaluating how these events fit into your business development, investment, and marketing plans. The colorfully-designed ebook includes a calendar with 24 conferences divided into seven categories which include Essential Music Tech Conferences, Artist Conferences, Live Music Conferences, and Gear Conferences. In addition to providing details about each conference, this ebook provides insights about the value of attending specific conferences from leaders in the field. Including:
“SF Music Tech is a great place to reveal your product to a technical audience.” - Joe Conyers, VP/General Manager, Songtrust
“If you are a startup, SXSW is still one of the most valuable events - if you can make the most of it.” - Hugh McIntyre, music tech journalist, Forbes Magazine
“Music tech founders looking to connect with the global music industry should attend the next Midem they can!” - Alex White, Head of Next Big Sound, Pandora
The book, written by Dmitri Vietze and Garrett Baker of music tech PR firm rock paper scissors, also includes eight pages of tips for getting the most out of conferences -- ranging from how to get known faster and connect with the most influential attendees, to the best lodging strategy, and why you might consider a sponsorship.