MUSIC BUSINESS CONFERENCES

Conference sessions for music people

Get to grips with the very latest music business trends


CMU Insights presents insight sessions and speed briefings – and moderates panel discussions – at a range of music conferences around the world each year. Find out more about upcoming and past conference sessions below.

CMU Insights also presents its own series of full-day conferences each year, each one focused on a different aspect of the music business. For more information about upcoming and past conferences click here.


UPCOMING CONFERENCE SESSIONS

CMU Insights @ Spot+
12 May, Aarhus | EVENT WEBSITE
Speed briefing: ‘How Streaming Services Are Licensed’.


PAST CONFERENCE SESSIONS

CMU Insights @ Wide Days
April 2018, Edinburgh | NOTES
We presented a speed briefing on secondary ticketing.

CMU Insights @ Mastering The Music Business 2018
March 2018, Bucharest NOTES
We presented a speed briefing on digital licensing.

CMU Insights @ ILMC 2018
March 2018, London
CMU’s Chris Cooke moderated a panel on how different strands of the business can work together better.

CMU Insights @ Green Events & Innovations 2018
March 2018, London
CMU’s Chris Cooke moderated panels on sanitation and procurement.

CMU Insights @ By:Larm 2018
March 2018, OsloNOTES
We presented a speed briefing on digital licensing with specific insights on how the Nordic market compares to the UK and US.

CMU Insights @ Output 2018
February 2018, Belfast NOTES
We presented an insights session on ‘The Deals Guide’, plus two speed briefings on safe harbour and the streaming business.

CMU Insights @ Selector Pro 2017
December 2017, Kyiv | NOTES
We presented an insights session on the digital market, plus CMU’s Chris Cooke joined a panel on sync.

CMU Insights @ Slush Music 2017
November 2017, Helsinki | NOTES
We presented two speed briefings on digital licensing and safe harbour, plus CMU’s Chris Cooke joined panels on deals, piracy and AI-produced content.

CMU Insights @ We Are Robots 2017
November 2017, London
CMU’s Chris Cooke moderated a panel looking at future trends in the live music sector.

CMU Insights @ Mastering The Music Business 2017
July 2017, Bucharest | NOTES
We presented an insights briefing on the streaming business and the ‘Dissecting The Digital Dollar’ report.

CMU Insights @ MIDEM 2017
June 2017, Cannes | NOTES
CMU’s Chris Cooke moderated panels on China and the value gap, and presented a short insights session on safe harbour.

CMU Insights @ SPOT+ 2017
May 2017, Aarhus | NOTES
We presented an insights session looking at YouTube and safe harbour, plus CMU’s Chris Cooke joined a panel on the digital market.

CMU Insights @ Canadian Music Week 2017
April 2017, Toronto | NOTES
We presented three insights sessions looking at the streaming business and the ‘Dissecting The Digital Dollar’ report.

CMU Insights @ Tallinn Music Week 2017
April 2017, Tallinn | NOTES
We presented an insights session looking at the streaming business and the ‘Dissecting The Digital Dollar’ report.

CMU Insights @ Green Events & Innovations 2017
March 2017, London
CMU’s Chris Cooke moderated a panel on sustainable festival initiatives.

CMU Insights @ Sonar +D Istanbul 2017
March 2017, Belfast | NOTES
We presented a short insights session and panel on consuming music in 2017 and beyond.

CMU Insights @ Output 2017
February 2017, Belfast | NOTES
We presented two insights sessions on music media and the digital market.

CMU Insights @ Slush Music 2016
November 2016, Helsinki | NOTES
We presented an insights briefing on digital licensing, plus CMU’s Chris Cooke joined panels on the digital market and artists as investors.

CMU Insights @ Music 4.5: The Politics Of Licensing
September 2016, London | NOTES
We presented a short insights talk providing the story so far on safe harbour and other copyright issues.

CMU Insights @ Dansk Live Autumn Conference 2016
September 2016, Odense | NOTES
CMU’s Chris Cooke delivered a keynote reviewing key trends in digital music and digital marketing.

CMU Insights @ Music Estonia AGM 2016
September 2016, Tallinn | NOTES
CMU’s Chris Cooke delivered a keynote reviewing key industry trends

CMU Insights @ Canadian Music Week 2016
May 2016, Toronto | NOTES
We presented three insights sessions looking at the UK music market.

CMU Insights @ Music 4.5: Smart Radio – Playlists 2
April 2016, London | NOTES
We presented a short insights talk providing the story so far on the inter-section between streaming and radio.

CMU Insights @ Music Connected 2016
April 2016, London | NOTES
We presented an insights briefing on the streaming business and the ‘Dissecting The Digital Dollar’ report.

CMU Insights @ Wide Days 2016
April 2016, Edinburgh | NOTES
We presented an insights session looking at the streaming business and the ‘Dissecting The Digital Dollar’ report.

CMU Insights @ Convergence 2016
March 2016, London | NOTES
We presented an insights session looking at trends in media and music media.

CMU Insights @ ILMC 2016
March 2016, London | NOTES
CMU’s Chris Cooke joined a panel on all things digital.

CMU Insights @ Output 2016
February 2016, Belfast | NOTES
We presented an insights session looking at the streaming business and the ‘Dissecting The Digital Dollar’ report.

CMU Insights @ Music 4.5: The YouTube Paradox
January 2016, London | NOTES
We presented a short insights talk providing the story so far on YouTube and the music industry.

CMU Insights @ Community 2015
November 2015, London | NOTES
We presented three insights sessions looking at industry trends, playlists and the emerging YouTuber business.