Program Schedule

Music Australia  presents the third national Contemporary Music Roundtable.

Dates:
Tuesday 1 August:
National Music Educators Forum
Sound Solutions Music Forum for Cities
Regional Music Policy Makers Forum

Wednesday 2 & Thursday 3 August:  Contemporary Music Roundtable Conference

Venue:  Customs House, Circular Quay Sydney*

Schedule: Read the Schedule at a glance here.

Program: The full 2017 program will be published on these pages as sessions and speakers are confirmed.  In the meantime, you can download our program preview below.

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Conference: The Roundtable is the key national conference for contemporary music policy and industry development. Sector professionals gather, deliberate, and set action agendas for contemporary music growth.

  • Keynote speakers & panellists: music leaders, artists, executives, and government representatives
  • Delegates from industry peak bodies, commercial companies, policy makers, researchers and musicians
  • Advocates for contemporary music and its cultural and economic value, and agendas for growth
  • Informal networking with senior national music industry identities

Topics include: live and recorded music, export and domestic market growth, artist and business development, music skills and education and public engagement.

Educators Forum 
Convenor: Ben O’Hara, Dean of Collarts Melbourne
Second National Music Educators forum returns. A full day side-conference for vocational and tertiary contemporary music educators.

Sound Solutions Music Forum for Cities
Convenor: Hugh Nichols, Strategy Advisor – Live Music & Performance, City of Sydney
A forum presented with City of Sydney to grapple with balancing interests of live music and citizens in inner cities.

Regional Music Policy Makers Forum
Convenor: John Wardle, Live Music Office
A forum presented with the national Live Music Office for those developing music policies and implementing live music initiatives beyond our major cities.

Host: Music Australia hosts this business conference, acting as an independent, industry wide catalyst.

Registration: includes lunches, refreshments and receptions.

*If you are looking for local accommodation options, you can try Sydney Harbour Marriott Hotel, the InterContinental or Rendezvous Hotel Sydney at The Rocks.

For more information, contact Program Coordinator Scarlett Di Maio [email protected]

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1st - 3rd August CUSTOMS HOUSE, CIRCULAR QUAY, SYDNEY

A national conference for contemporary music policy and industry development. Influential industry professionals gather, deliberate, and set action agendas for contemporary music growth.

Program Information: A program preview is now available here. Check out 2016 program archive here.

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