SF MusicTech Summit Unites Music and Technology Visionaries on May 17, 2010
May 11, 2010 - SAN FRANCISCO, CA – The sixth SF MusicTech Summit, Monday, May 17, 2010 at the Hotel Kabuki in San Francisco, will bring together over 700 prominent and influential leaders in music and technology, including entrepreneurs, developers, venture capitalists, angel investors, and service providers in an unparalleled educational, networking and deal-making environment.
BigTakeOver.com states, “The San Fran MusicTech was of tremendous value for any ‘indie’ musician, songwriter, producer, tekkie, record label employee, journalist, promoter - anybody interested in learning about, or working within, or even helping to save the official American recorded music industry (sometimes from itself).”
Featured speakers include visionaries from facets of the converging music, entertainment and technology industries, including, piano legend Ben Folds, The San Francisco Symphony’s inimitable Michael Tilson-Thomas, Pandora Radio CEO Tim Westergren, LiveNation’s Noah Maffitt, musical instrument technology innovator and inventor of the drum machine, Roger Linn, Internet Archive’s Brewster Kahle, Mashable’s Jolie O’Dell, Warner Music’s Ryan Garner, and many more.
The SF MusicTech Summit features over 60 trail-blazing speakers and jam-packed sessions, including new product demos, panel discussions, elevator pitch workshops, and great schmoozing. Agenda topics include The Future of Musical Instruments, Rebirth of Video, State of Webcasting, Threats to San Francisco Nightlife, Machine Listening, and the Resurgence of Analog Synthesizers.
"The SF MusicTech Summit, created in the city that leads the way in innovation and new technologies, is a forum for visionaries to connect, share, discuss, and announce exciting new products,” says Brian Zisk, Executive Producer. “Countless pioneering companies and investors flock to the music technology space, as the advent of new technologies offers enormous potential and strong opportunity for growth.”
Event Sponsors: Cisco Media Solutions, Pandora Internet Radio, Next Big Sound, LyricFind, IODA, LimeWire, Rovi Corp, Headliner.fm, INgrooves, SoundExchange, Geodesic, Gracenote, Bullivant Houser & Bailey PC, .Music Domain Name, Blip.fm, Sonic.net, Collecta, The Future of Music Coalition, Local Music Vibe, ABB Records, and SoundHound. Media Partners: Mashable, A2IM, ReadWriteWeb, Digital Music News, Web.illish.us, and Justin.tv.About the Producer: Brian Zisk is a serial entrepreneur and technology industry consultant specializing in digital media, web broadcasting and distribution technologies. For more info about Brian, visit: www.brianzisk.com
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