ILMC 32: Latest speakers announced
With guest speakers lining up across the ILMC schedule, here’s a quick taster of some of those taking part…
On Wednesday 4 March, Emma Banks (CAA), Pino Sagliocco (Live Nation Spain), Ashish Hemrajani (Book My Show) and Phil Rodriguez (Move Concerts) will take the stage for The Open Forum: Universally challenged; AEG Europe CEO and president Alex Hill and Matthias C. Just of M&A specialists Mayland AG both take part in Industry Investment: High stakes; and The Global Marketplace session sees participation from John Lickrish (Flash Ent.), Cindy Wilson (Live Talentos), Tommy Jinho Yoon (ICA), Isabelle Messer (GLP) and Dennis Argenzia (Live Nation Asia).
On Thursday 5 March, Debbie Ward (Paradigm) and Francesca Blackburn (WME) join Brand Partnerships: Owning the label; Brian Kabatznick (Oak View), Tom Lynch (ASM Global), David Davies (Live Nation) and Thomas Ovesen (Diriyah Gate Development Authority) take part in Venue’s Venue: New builds, new brands; and Arnold Bernard (Harlem Globetrotters) and Nicolás Renna (Proactiv) sit in on Touring Entertainment: Game for a show. Also that day, Lucy Fenner (Alexandra Palace), Emma Bownes (The O2) and Jenny Blomqvist (Stockholm Live) head up the Venue Summit: Alternative content session.
Friday 6 March is building an all-star line-up with Phil Bowdery & Anna-Sophie Mertens (Live Nation), Scott Mantell & Kevin Jergenson (ICM), and Maria May & Jen Hammel (CAA) taking part in OK, Boomer: Closing the generation gap; Matt Pickering-Copley (Primary Talent), Charly Beedell-Tuck (Solo Agency) & Marc Saunders (The O2) take part in Meet the New Bosses: Class of 2020; and Aino-Maria Paasivirta (Fullsteam Agency), Richard Mutimer (Paradigm) and Joe Hastings (Help Musicians) step up for Mental Health: Next steps for live.