National Music Issues Forum

Arts Centre Melbourne, Theatres Building, Members Dining Room (Level 7)

November 13, 2015

Driving Australia’s Contemporary Music Development

Presented by Face the Music and Music Australia in association with our national partners

This session will share the work of a unique national partnership to grow our music industry. Capitalising on the creativity and dynamism of Australian contemporary music to strengthen this sector as a key national cultural and economic contributor, a national plan is being jointly developed by all music industry peak bodies. Panellists will discuss this co-operative approach for industry-wide growth, covering creators, jobs, skills, investment, economic contribution and cultural impact.

  • Moderator: Chris Bowen (CEO, Music Australia)
  • Patrick Donovan (CEO, Music Victoria / Chair, Australian Music Industry Network)
  • Yvette Myhill (Executive Director, Association of Artist Managers)
  • Ben O’Hara (Dean, Collarts)
  • Dean Ormston (Head of Membership Services Group, APRA AMCOS)
  • Millie Millgate (Executive Producer, Sounds Australia)
  • Dan Rosen (CEO, ARIA)

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