CMU INSIGHTS TRAINING HUB

Upcoming CMU webinars

Online training for music people


Expand your knowledge about the inner workings of the music business, best practice across the music industry, and all the latest trends and developments, with CMU’s webinars.






RECENT WEBINAR SERIES: MUSIC BUSINESS TRENDS 2022

Top Five Music Revenue Trends 2022 | Recording Available

Top Five Music Copyright Trends 2022 | Recording Available

Top Five Digital Music Trends 2022 | Recording Available



CURRENT WEBINAR SERIES: THE DIGITAL DOLLAR DEBATES

How The Streaming Business Works | Recording Available

The Digital Pie Debate | Recording Available

The Data & Transparency Debates | Monday 30 Jan




Live sessions are delivered at 2.30pm UK time.

After each live session you can access an on-demand recording at anytime.

Check out full outlines of each webinar below.




A place on all six webinars is £195 + VAT.

Or book a place on the ‘Music Business Trends 2022’ or the ‘Digital Dollar Debates’ series of three webinars for £120 + VAT

Or book into individual sessions for £50 + VAT.

Discounts are available for multiple session or block bookings.



We can also run these and a whole host of other webinars bespoke for your team or develop a specific online learning programme for your company. Click here to find out more about CMU’s Team Training services.

If you have any queries about your booking or our webinars email [email protected]




MUSIC BUSINESS TRENDS 2022

TOP FIVE MUSIC REVENUE TRENDS
Recording Available
How is the global music business making money right now? In this webinar we put the spotlight on each of the different music industry revenue streams, considering how they are currently performing and evolving, and to what extent the hangover of the COVID-19 pandemic and the current cost of living crisis are having an effect.

Learn about…
• Copyright revenue streams.
• Live revenue streams.
• Fan relationship revenue streams.
• Key challenges and opportunities.
• The impact on each artist’s business.



TOP FIVE MUSIC COPYRIGHT TRENDS
Recording Available
What have been the important and impactful developments in the world of music copyright in 2022? In this webinar we will review the key legal battles and legal reforms across the world that impact on how music rights are managed, monetised and enforced.

Learn about…
• The song-theft legal battles.
• The buy-outs debate.
• Online creators and music licensing.
• The evolving copyright safe harbour.
• The evolving web-blocks.



TOP FIVE DIGITAL MUSIC TRENDS
Recording Available
How is the digital music market evolving as we head into 2023? In this webinar we will explain which digital services are generating the most income for the music industry today and consider what kinds of services could power further market growth in the decade ahead.

Learn about…
• The digital market today.
• The evolution of premium streaming.
• The evolution of UGC platforms.
• Where podcasts fit in.
• Where Web3 fits in.



THE DIGITAL DOLLAR DEBATES

HOW THE STREAMING BUSINESS WORKS
Recording Available
To participate in all the digital dollar debates, you need to understand how the streaming business model works. In this webinar we run through the licensing deals negotiated between the music industry and the key digital services, explaining how everyone gets paid.

Learn about…
• Who does the digital deals?
• What’s the deal with subscription streaming?
• What’s the deal with UGC platforms?
• How are royalties processed?
• How does the industry deal with new business models?



THE DIGITAL PIE DEBATE
Recording Available
Is the way streaming revenue gets shared out across the music community fair? Many people argue it is not and have proposed alternative approaches to slicing the digital pie, some of which involve changes to copyright law. This webinar explains each of the proposals.

Learn about…
• How the digital pie is currently sliced.
• Proposed changes to track allocation.
• Proposed changes to revenue share splits.
• Proposed changes to artist remuneration.
• Recent developments – and what’s coming next.



THE DATA & TRANSPARENCY DEBATES
Monday 30 Jan
Issues around music rights data create complexities and inefficiencies in the digital music market. Meanwhile a lack of transparency makes it difficult for music-makers to understand how different digital services impact on their own artist businesses. This webinar sets out the issues and considers the proposed solutions.

Learn about…
• The key data issues.
• The key transparency issues.
• Current best practice.
• Future best practice.
• The role of copyright law.



TERMS & CONDITIONS
Bookings are non-refundable, though a booking can be transferred to another person or webinar – email [email protected] for more info.

Payment must be made before attendance unless otherwise arranged.

Once you have booked online you will receive an automatic booking confirmation by email. If there are any subsquent issues with processing your payment we will get in touch. Otherwise you will receive a logistics email on the morning of the webinar telling you how to access the session.

All webinars are delivered via the Zoom webinar platform and you will need an internet connection to access them.

If, for any reason, a webinar is postponed or cancelled CMU Insights will let each participant know by email, via the email address used in the booking. Affected attendees will have the option to move their booking to another webinar or to take a full refund.

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