9.30 –10amThe Room—Registration and Coffee

10– 11.30amThe Room—Session One – Diversions

Chair—Stan Erraught

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Robert Davis/ James Moffatt (Leeds Beckett) – Meeting the Challenge of the Industry Ready Agenda for the Freelance Film Composer.

Jeremy Kelly (Bucks.) – Performing Dynamic Cartographies

Russel Stone (Bucks.) –Word of Mouth Communication in the Social Era

11.30- 12pm Coffee

12-1pm  The Room- Session Two -Inventions/ Interventions

Chair/ Introductions: Stephen Partridge

Ger Gormley (Bucks) – On Composition

FYTA -Fil Ieropoulos (Bucks.) and Foivos Dousos (Royal Holloway)—Pokemon Poetry

1-2pm -The Room—Lunch

2-3.40pm  – The Room -Session Three- Teaching and Learning the Music Business (in association with UK Music)

Chair: Toby Bennett

Stanley Dwight (Henley Business School) – Shining a Light on Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark: What are the competencies required of the music industry over the next 5 to 10 years?

Phil Nelson (BIMM) – .The Three Languages of Music Education

Toby Bennett (Southampton Solent) – Knowing Music Capitalism: Analysts and Thought Leaders in the ‘New’ Music Industries.


4-5.30pmSession four—Music Business Futures

Chair: Phil Nelson.

Marcus O’Dair (Middlesex) – Music on the Blockchain: Evaluating Claims for the Transformative Potential of Blockchain Technology in the Music Industries.

Caspar Melville (SOAS) – Valuing Tradition: Malian Jelis and Copyright.

Stephen Partridge (Bucks) – Is Sampling a New Technology?

5.30pm—SU Bar

Drinks and Music.