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Wednesday 13th: FMF
YouTubers & Culture Creators Day
@ Fabrica Estrella Damm
Partnership with Sheridans


Thursday 14th: FMF
Fabrica Estrella Damm

Friday 15th: FMF

Fabrica Estrella Damm

14:40 - 16:00
Sala Basculas

Influencer Marketing & Multi-Channel-Networks

In this session we will take a deep dive into the world of Youtubers, Influencers , Culture Creators who have become the pillars of the new business format known as Multi Channel Networks (MCN’s).
17:15 - 18:00
Sala Basculas

Best Practices for Content Creators

We will finish off the day with speakers from who specialise on payment distribution for online Music / Video Creators & Paul Sampson from speaking about Best Practices for Content Creators.
09:15 - 09:45
Fabrica de Estrella Damm


9:15- 9:45am : Fabrica de Estrella Damm
10:00 - 10:40
Sala Maquinas

Keynote Presentation: Mark Mulligan : Founder: Midia Research

Our traditional event opening with one of the leading analysts in the industry is always an eye opening occasion, you find many of the invited speakers scribbling through their presentations, changing figures after Mark is finished his session.
11:00 - 11:20
Sala Maquinas

Special Guest Speaker : Charles Morgan : Futurist @ Warner Music Group

In the new music paradigm, the industry needs to stop clinging to old processes and start reacting based on consumer behavior again.  When the consumer asked for music delivered in a digital format, it took years of denials before it was offered as a polished product.  When they asked ...
11:50 - 12:30
Sala Maquinas

Indie Empires Panel

In the few last years we’ve seen a rise of fast growing independent music players creating their own micro-empires with Youtube / Spotify / Soundcloud channels with millions of followers and often a built-in record label.
14:30 - 15:15
Sala Maquinas

The Age of Influencer: Brands, Influencers & Managers.

  Moderator : Phil Kemish: Co –Founder & CEO : Disrupt Panelists : Liam Chivers : Director : EndemolshineGroup Angus Imlach : Founder and Chief Exec. ‘Sweetshop’ Ex Crowdmix Judith Massia : Founder & CEO : Rbellion
15:15 - 16:00
Sala Maquinas

Independent Artist Success Stories

  Moderator : Mike McCready : CEO, Music X Ray Panelists : Kevin Breuner : VP Marketing : CD Baby Joshua Rumer : CEO / Producer : Invengo Productions
16:30 - 17:10
Sala Maquinas

Special Guest Interview : Jeremy Silver : Convergence of Media & Technology

Jeremy was also worldwide Vice President of New Media for EMI Music Group in London and in Los Angeles. In the early 90s, Silver was Director of Media Affairs at Virgin Records where he worked closely with many artists including Genesis, Meat Loaf, Brian Eno, Massive Attack ...
09:30 - 10:30
Fabrica de Estrella Damm

Dirty South Recovery Breakfast with Jezebels Dining:

Jezebels dining is famous in Barcelona for providing some of the most innovative & tasty brunches on offer. Join us for this dirty south inspired brunch with virgin & bloody mary’s to get those grey cells moving again.
10:30 - 11:00
Sala Maquinas

Artist Focus: In conversation with Juan Zelada

  Speakers : Joe Porn :     Global Sales Director : Music Glue Juan Zelada : Independent Artist Madrid based singer songwriter Juan Zelada has seen every side of the music industry, hear him discuss his career that has included touring with Amy Winehouse, signing to a major record label ...
11:00 - 11:40
Sala Maquinas

The Art of Playlisting

Want to know really how to work the playlists on Spotify. This panel is about how the independent work the playlists and how they see how the market has changed. Between the speakers they have over 1 billion streams on Spotify, how did they work the playlists. Here are ...
12:00 - 12:30
Sala Maquinas

Kinetic Currency and value exchange – Why did the music fan cross the road?

Session with Event Partner Landmrk Ltd. Content is ubiquitous, easy to access for all and largely free to consume. In this content saturated world, how do we re-attach meaning and emotion to music related content and create unique interactions for fans in their locality? Can we create digital scarcity? ...
12:30 - 13:!5
Sala Maquinas

The Emerging Music Markets of India & China

The Emerging Music Markets of India & China China and India are perhaps the two most exciting and challenging new music markets in the world. Divided by the Himalayas and millennia of surprisingly rarely overlapping cultural and political history, however, they have rightly been seen as completely distinct markets. ...
15:20 - 16:30
Sala Maquinas

The FMF Closing Keynote Interview with Seymour Stein

The FMF Closing Keynote Interview with Seymour Stein : Interviewed by Ed Peto: Outdustry Seymour Stein is the co-founder and chairman of Sire Records, the label that put punk and New Wave – not to mention the maverick likes of Madonna – on the map. One of the last ...
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