THE FUTURES FORUM 2019 SCHEDULE IS BELOW...
Futures Forum takes place across multiple rooms in the Royal Garden Hotel in Kensington. The day features a mixture of progressive panel discussions, quickfire presentations of new ideas and initiatives, and game-changing technology; workshops on a range of industry topics; and dedicated mentoring sessions with industry leaders.
Arrival & Networking
The Networking Lounge features complimentary tea and coffee to kick off the first Futures Forum.
Following a brief welcome by the ILMC team, the day’s first panel sees some of the industry’s fastest-rising young execs discuss their myriad routes to the top.
The MJR Group
Paradigm Agency/KID Talks
United Talent Agency
Industry leaders, including major players from the agency, touring and venue worlds, impart their knowledge to the next generation of professionals.
Delegates can retire to the Networking Lounge for a short break before the next slate of programming begins.
The next round of mentoring sessions will see a number of senior industry figures impart their knowledge to the next generation of professionals.
Having managed AIF's 'Safer Spaces at Festivals' campaign, Renae Brown is joined by Safe Gigs For Women's Tracey Wise to talk about their important work at live events.
Safe Gigs for Women
A Greener Festival co-founder Claire O'Neill takes things back a step and provides her top ten tips for living a more eco-friendly life
A Greener Festival
In this session, Mark Davyd will ask Steve Lamacq about his experiences and the places that inspired him to play a vital role in developing new artists and new music.
BBC Radio 6 Music
Music Venue Trust
A third and final opportunity to come face-to-face with some of the most successful individuals in live music, and a chance to get tailored advice about any aspect of your career or business.
The opportunity to catch up with friends, old and new, over a complimentary buffet lunch courtesy of the Royal Garden Hotel’s five-star chefs.
Fresh from their Amsterdam summit in February, top speakers from FastForward will explore the future of the joined-up music business.
Media Insight Consulting
Sex, drugs and rock n roll is all very well, but is music making us sick? A panel of experts advises on how to survive and thrive in the modern industry.
Music Managers Forum
Live Nation Entertainment
Association For Electronic Music (AFEM)
How will creators be building careers and incomes over the next few years, and how can the industry further maximise the value of its creators?
ATC Live / ATC Management
I AM POP will give a short presentation on how live music companies can best-reach audiences directly on messaging apps.
I AM POP
PM Sara Maria Kordek, who has worked with Cory Henry, Pat Metheny, Kensington and Knower, shares five things she’s learnt from a life on the road.
Futures Forum & ILMC Closing Drinks
Dugi & Dua Lipa's interview will be immediately followed by a drinks reception hosted by Live Nation Entertainment to celebrate International Women's Day. All delegates are invited to the Royal Garden Hotel’s well-stocked bar for two-and-a-half hours of merriment and conversation. It’s a springboard to Friday night in London and the grand finale of the ILMC week.