CMU INSIGHTS TRAINING HUB

Speed Briefings

Concise introductions to our research work presented at music conferences around the world




CMU Insights presents speed briefings at music conferences and other industry events around the world. Tapping into our daily reportage and extensive research work, each briefing provides a concise but comprehensive overview of a different aspect of the music business. Each briefing can be delivered in different formats from five to 60 minutes long.



UPCOMING SPEED BRIEFINGS

Most music conferences are currently on hold as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic – but look out for details of future CMU Insights speed briefings here online very soon.



CURRENT SPEED BRIEFINGS

01: The Digital Music Market | RESOURCES
The history of digital music, the streaming market today, and the key challenges ahead for the music industry and the streaming platforms.

02: How Streaming Services Are Licensed | RESOURCES
How the deals between the music industry and the streaming platforms work, and how streaming royalties are calculated each month.

03: Mapping The Royalty Chain | RESOURCES
Why streaming money flows down different royalty chains and how that can impact on how much money a songwriter receives.

04: Capitalising On Your Fan Data | RESOURCES
The ten main categoreis of fan data and why data considerations need to be included in each and every artist deal.

05: The Evolution Of The Record Deal | RESOURCES
The different kinds of label and distribution deals available to artists today, and the pros and cons of each approach.

06: The Digital Music Supply Chain | RESOURCES
How the role of the music distributor has changed over the last two decades and the distribution options available today.

07: Streaming Playlists | RESOURCES
The role of playlists in driving plays on the streaming services and how the industry now pitches to playlist curators.

08: Music & Podcasts | RESOURCES
How podcasters can better interact with the music industry and the ongoing challenges of licensing music for podcasts.



HOST A SPEED BRIEFING

The CMU Insights speed briefings can be delivered as both keynote presentations or more intimate seminars with limited places that delegates apply for in advance. To discuss hosting CMU Insights speed briefings at your music conference email insights@unlimitedmedia.co.uk