2014 Sessions

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Friday

10.10 – 11.10am – We Come From A Band Down Under
10.10 – 11.10am – Regional Victoria: The Great Untapped Market
10.10 – 11.10am – Start Me Up – Tips From The Grant Genies
11.25 – 12.25pm – Breaking Down A Breakthrough Release
11.25 – 12.25pm – The Music Conferences You Never Knew You Needed To Know About
11.25 – 12.25pm – Airplay and Beyond
12.25 – 1.25pm – Lunch at Testing Grounds, Official Lunchtime Networking
1.25 – 2.25pm – The Changing Nature of How Bands Break
1.25 – 2.25pm – Vote For Me! State Election – The Parties Bring It!
1.25 – 2.25pm – Chutzpah or Kibosh – Expert Advice On What Your Press Kit Says About You
2.40 – 3.40pm – APRA AMCOS Focus On The Living End
2.40 – 3.40pm – Mavericks of Modern Music
2.40 – 3.40pm – The Music, The Artist And The Internet – The Latest In Digital Rights
3.55 – 4.55pm – Backstage With The Agents Of Live Music
3.55 – 4.55pm – Music Listening Panel
5.00 – 7.00pm – Friday Conference Networking

SMALL GROUP WORKSHOPS AND ONE-ON-ONE MEETING OPPORTUNITIES
10.10 – 11.10am – From The Boom Bap To The Top Line
11.25 -12.25pm – Artist Q&A With Gossling
11.35 – 12.15pm – Down The Highway With Sophie Kirov
1.35 – 2.15pm – Radio USA With Adam Lewis
2.40 – 3.40pm – APRA AMCOS Masterclass With Nai Palm (Hiatus Kaiyote)
2.50 – 3.30pm – Your Community Producer, Ariel Katz, Unearthed
3.55 – 4.55pm – Eat Sleep Record – Making Better Recordings Where You Live

Saturday

10.10 – 11.10am – Digital Platforms: Subscribe Here!
10.10 – 11.10am – In Conversation with Edgar Froese (Tangerine Dream)
10.10 – 11.10am – Music Careers: Building Your Personal Brand
11.25 – 12.25pm – How to Earn a Living in the Music Industry
11.25 – 12.25pm – In Conversation with Underground Resistance
11.25 – 12.25pm – Music in Melbourne City’s DNA

12.25 – 1.25pm – Lunch at Testing Grounds, Official Lunchtime Networking
1.25 – 2.25pm – Keynote Address: Steve Albini
1.25 – 2.25pm – A Checklist For Emerging Managers and Self Managed Artists
1.25 – 2.25pm – Daddy Who? Daddy Cool Retrospective
2.40 – 3.40pm – Media: Competing For Attention (and Space) Amongst The Noise
2.40 – 3.40pm – Signature Sound with Steve Albini
2.40 – 3.40pm – Hens In The Cock House – A Look At Gender In Music
3.55 – 4.55pm – Splendour Forum Presents Debate: Will there ever be another Elvis?” (Dylan / Madonna / Nirvana / The Beatles / Michael Jackson / insert global trailblazing artist name here)
5.00 – 7.00pm – Saturday Conference Networking

SMALL GROUP WORKSHOPS AND ONE-ON-ONE MEETING OPPORTUNITIES
10.10 – 11.10am – Master-full Audio – An Hour in Post Production with Tony ‘Jack The Bear’ Mantz
10.10 – 11.10am – Meet The Industry
10.20 – 11.00am – Dom Alessio: Home And Hosed
11.25 – 12.25pm – Speed Meetings: Music Industry Careers
11.25 – 12.25pm – Kirin J Callinan Takes You Pedalling
11.35 – 12.15pm – Melbourne Music Calling Jen Long…
1.25 – 2.25pm – Expanding Your Sound – Arranging Strings and Horns
1.25 – 2.25pm – Speed Meetings: Meet The Managers
1.35 – 2.15pm – Stickers, Socks, Skateboards and Stubby Holders: 24Hundred’s Duane Jackson On Band Merch
2.40 – 3.40pm – Creative Processes for the DIY Electronic Producer
2.40 – 3.40pm – Free Legal Consultations
2.50 – 3.30pm – Australian Independence With Daniel Nevin, AIR