Tickets On Sale Now: CIMA's Make It Music Conference

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April 9, 2024
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Press Release
For Immediate Release


Tickets On Sale Now!

[TORONTO, ON – April 9, 2024] CIMA’s MAKE IT MUSIC conference returns this April at STACKT Market in Toronto for its second edition. Join us as we look to the future of our industry, exploring disruptive business models, cutting-edge tech, innovative marketing approaches, and resilient music ecosystems with global industry-leading experts.

MAKE IT MUSIC is the only conference of its kind in Canada that exclusively targets the independent music sector. Attendees won’t want to miss two full days packed with sessions exploring forward-thinking and real-world examples to help them stay competitive and grow their businesses and careers for the music industry of tomorrow.

Featured speakers include:

  • Michael Pelcyznski (Founder, Forms + Shapes & Chief Strategy and Impact Officer,Voice-Swap.AI)Our keynote speaker is a music industry leader, strategist, economist, and music rights expert. He'll kick off our event with “The Future of Music” where he'll be talking to attendees about the new creator economy where independents and artists can change the rules to diversity, create more value and sustainably thrive.
  • Maarten Walraven (Co-Editor MUSIC x Water & Music Academy Coordinator)will discuss new ways to structure artist teams in order to expand success.
  • Virginie Berger (Chief Business Development & Rights Officer, Matchtune)will take a deep dive into protecting and monetizing your music IP within the new AI frontier.
  • Ariel Hyatt (Founder, Cyber PR)will lead a masterclass on how to harness the power of AI-driven tools to build and grow devoted fanbases.
  • Frank Kimenai (Erasmus University / Hive Mind)will lead a discussion on music ecosystems and how we can start a transition into being more equitable and sustainable.
  • Rutger Rosenborg (Analyst, MIDiA Research)will show attendees how music marketing must go beyond the song, album, or tour and must be rooted in a brand.
  • & many many more!

The MAKE IT MUSIC conference takes place on April 24 and 25, with the kick off Awards & Gala (tickets sold separately) on April 23. Spots are very limited for this intimate and interactive event, so make sure to grab yours now and take your place in the next chapter of Canada’s music industry!

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