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Music Tech Summit and Mission to San Francisco

where: San Francisco, CA
when: October 16-19, 2017

What to Expect

This October, CIMA will be conducting our first-ever mission to target the San Francisco live music and technology sectors. The mission will include 3 music industry focused B2B roundtable discussions, 6 on site visits to SF-based companies (Google, Spotify, EventBrite, Facebook, Twitter etc), networking receptions and more.


This mission will provide CIMA members with a platform to connect with individuals in the technology capital of the world. Mission participants will benefit from the network they will create before, during and after the initiative.


The mission will run from October 16-19, 2017 and will include participation in the SF MusicTech Summit ( The SF MusicTech Summit brings together visionaries in the evolving music/business/technology ecosystem, along with the best and brightest developers, entrepreneurs, investors, service providers, journalists, musicians, and organizations who work with them at the convergence of culture and commerce.


More information on mission costs and application coming soon. If you interested please attend our PD session (information below) and contact CIMA’s Music Export Manager Trisha Carter (