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Digital Music Forum @ NYME 2018

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Museum of Jewish Heritage

36 Battery Place

New York, NY 10280

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Digital Music Forum (Oct. 4) is part of NYME with over 4,000 attendees participating over two days.

Digital Music Forum is a 1-day event that is part of New York Media Festival’s (NYME) 2-day event series. The 1-day conference is the leading event for senior representatives working in the music industry including artists, managers, labels, brands, digital services, marketing agencies, festival directors, investors and concert promoters. We focus on bringing together the right people in a lively yet intimate environment that provides opportunities for discovery and business development and ample opportunity for networking. This year’s event will be packed with great content, stellar people and a lot of companies that are new on the music-tech scene!

Check Out Our Agenda Highlights for Digital Music Forum @ NYME 2018

This panel of digital and tech industry heavy weights will discuss the future of the music business and technology, where it’s going, and where it’s been. How is consumer behavior with respect to new technologies and digital services shaping the music business of the future?

This panel will look at the evolving relationship between brands and music and will discuss the deals being done with artists, live shows, TV and commercial licensing, technology tie-ins and digital services as brands increasingly become an essential part of the music business.

This panel will discuss the evolution of the YouTube economy and the growing number of monetization paths and alternatives to monetize content on the platform.

This panel of digital influencers, social media, marketing and brand experts will discuss the strategies and techniques used by bands and brands through the help of community managers, content creators and social media marketers to gain and retain fans and followers and provide a boost to marketing strategies on Vine, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and other social platforms.

This panel of cross-industry leaders focused on furthering technology innovation around rights management and licensing across multiple media verticals. Topics include: Restoring Registration to the IP Equation; the RightsTech Stack; Metadata and Content Recognition; and Smart Contracts.

View the full NYME Agenda

Our 2017 Featured Speakers

Our Confirmed List of NYME Speakers

  • Aaron Ford, Director Digital Marketing, The Orchard
  • Aaron Luber, AR/VR Partnerships, Daydream/Tango, Google
  • Adam Ostrow, Chief Strategy Officer, Mashable
  • Amy Sorokas, Director Strategic Partnerships, Brand Strategy, Microsoft
  • Anne Frisbie, SVP and GM Global Alliances, InMobi
  • Anton Zietsman, Director, 3311 Ventures
  • Benji Rogers, Chief Strategy Officer, Pledge Music
  • Bruce Flohr, Chief Strategy Officer/ Executive Vice President, Red Light Management
  • Christine Murphy, SVP Branded Entertainment, Astronauts Wanted
  • David Jorba, President, Virzt Americas
  • David Liu, Creative Director, Virtual Reality, Viacom NEXT
  • David Porter, CEO & Founder, 8tracks
  • Dick Wingate, Principal, DEV Advisors
  • Gabrielle Heyman, Head of Global Brand Partners, Zynga
  • Harold Goldberg, Founder, NY Videogame Critics Circle
  • Ira Rubenstein, Chief Digital & Marketing Officer, PBS
  • Jill Braff, (former) GM, Ellen Digital Ventures
  • Jon Goldman, Managing Partner, Skybound Entertainment
  • Joost van Dreunen, CEO & Co-Founder, SuperData Research
  • Juan Pablo Santillan, CEO, Vantage.tv
  • Julie Shumaker, VP, Business Development, Unity Technologies
  • Karen Allen, President, Karen Allen Consulting
  • Kavi Halemane, GM / Digital Programming, iHeart Media
  • Kevin Carson, VP, Global Artist and Industry Relations, Smule
  • Kym Nelson, SVP Client Strategy - West, Twitch
  • Lars Murray, SVP Music Industry Group, Pandora
  • Lucie Watson, Head of Music, Platoon
  • Mia Goldwyn, Chief Content Officer, StyleHaul
  • Ned Sherman, Counsel/Director, Manatt Digital / Founder, Digital Media Wire
  • Nicole St Jean, VP Content, 8i
  • Paul Brewer, Vice President of Global Sponsorships, ESL
  • Phil Ranta, COO, Studio71
  • Philip Alberstat, Co-Founder / COO, Contend
  • Rebecca Glashow, Head of Worldwide Distribution, AwesomenessTV
  • Rick Howe, THEiTVDOCTOR
  • Rob Ruffler, Senior Director, Virtual Reality, Viacom NEXT
  • Stephen White, CEO, Dubset Media
  • Susan Borst, Deputy Director, Mobile, IAB
  • Ted Leonsis, Founder, Chairman and CEO, Monumental Sports & Entertainment
  • Travis Boatman, Co-Founder, CEO, Carbonated
  • Virginie Berger, CEO, Armonia
  • Zeeshan Zaidi, SVP/GM OnTour with Ticketmaster, Ticketmaster

& more to come!

Interested in Speaking at NYME?

We are always looking for speakers with fresh and innovated takes on our topics and subjects. If you are interested in being a speaker at the NYME, please submit your application here.

2017 Sponsors & Media Partners

Sponsorship and Exhibit Tables

For sponsorship and exhibit information at any of our events, please contact: Tinzar Sherman, VP, Business Development at tinzar@digitalmediawire.com.


Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No. However you may be asked to show a government issued ID or drivers license to verify identity.

What is your return policy?

Refunds are subject to a $100 processing fee, which will be subtracted from your refund total. We must receive your written request for a refund by August 18, 2017. Cancellation requests received after August 18, 2017 are non-refundable.

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

You may transfer your registration to another person by August 18, 2017. Please provide written authorization to info@digitalmediawire.com. Confirmed and paid attendees who do not attend or who cancel after the deadline are liable for the entire fee.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

For questions, please call us at 310-855-0033 or email info@digitalmediawire.com.

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