Will be updated in August

Thursday, September 10 

10:30 Music industry recovery plan – what’s next?*

Deimantė Rimkutė (Vilnius City Municipality), Mark Adam Harold (Vilnius Night Alliance), Vaidas Zdancevičius (Bravo events), Živilė Diawara (National Association of Creative and Cultural Industries). Moderator: Ramūnas Zilnys


12:15 Post-pandemic funding possibilities for music sector*

Dileta Nenėnė (Creative Europe Desk Lithuania / Vilnius City Councilor), Goda Dapšytė (Lithuanian council for culture). Moderator: Ramūnas Zilnys


13:30 Break


14:30 How to protect your rights and earn from music? Or why do artists need AGATA and     LATGA?*

Linas Ežerinis (AGATA), Paulius Sartatavičius (LATGA). Moderator: Tomas Paliūnas


15:30 The future of booking: sold out shows using data (a Music Moves Europe Initiative)

Marcus Fitzgerald (gigmit, GER). Moderator: Tomas Paliūnas 


16:30 Power of music in politics

Artemy Troitsky (journalist, RU).  Dmitri Bezkorovainyi (music manager and expert, BY) Moderator: Mykolas Katkus.

Friday, September 11

10:30 Spotify Masterclass

Arielle Fischer (Artist & Label Partnerships manager, Spotify). Moderator: Tomas Paliūnas

*online, via login link (only for pre-registered participants)


11:45 The importance of music in video games 

Diana Adomaitė (Ten Walls/Runemark records, LT),  Marijus Adomaitis (Ten Walls, LT), Sergio Pimentel (music supervisor, UK), Gediminas Tarasevičius (Lithuanian Game Developers Association, LT). Moderator: Ramūnas Zilnys


13:00 The Future of Copyright in Music

Richard Bron (Concorde Media Group, UK). Moderator: Tomas Paliūnas  


14:00 Break


15:00 In the spotlight: interview with Stephen Budd

Stephen Budd (Stephen Budd Music Management, UK). Moderator: Ramūnas Zilnys


16:00 What’s next for music festivals?

Uldis Pabērzis (Summer Sound Festival, LV), Martin Ruus (Intsikurmu festival, EE), Julia Gudzent (Goodlive Artists, GER), David Lodhi (Nürnberg Pop, GER), Lauri Laubre (Baltic Music Group, EE). Moderator: Ramūnas Zilnys

* in Lithuanian (all other panels will be held in English)

*in Lithuanian (all other panels will be held in English)

**the programme is subject to change and will be updated continuously up to the event

***conference is taking place at the Martynas Mažvydas National Library Of Lithuania