July 11th (& 12th), 2016

at the MIT Media Lab, Cambridge MA

Monday July 11th - Industry Download & Doubletake

8:30AM - Doors open - Arrival + Coffee

9:00AM - Opening remarks - Panos Panay (BerkleeICE), Dan Harple (Berklee Trustee), and Michael Hendrix (IDEO) 

9:20AM -     The Fan Experience - introduced by Michael Hendrix and Grace Nicklin (IDEO)

9:25AM - Meet the New Fan - Grace Nicklin

9:45AM - Responsive Environments as an Analog - Joe Paradiso (Responsive Environments Group at the MIT Media Lab)

10:05AM -     Authentication & Identity - introduced by George Howard (Berklee)

10:10AM - Panel: How Do You Capture Good Data?

moderated by George Howard (Berklee). Panelists include Roger Sacilotto (Avid), Mark Isherwood (DDEX), David Hughes (RIAA), Jim King (Corerights), Mark Eisenberg (SoundExchange), Liza Lakhoian (Music Revenue Data).

10:40AM - Short Break

11:00AM - Entrepreneur Showcase + Q&A - Jesse Grushack of UJO, and Marcus Cobb of Jammber.

11:20AM - Food Transparency as an Analog - Brent Overcash (Food + Future coLAB)

11:40AM -     The Artist Experience - introduced by Michael Hendrix

11:45AM - Panel: The Artist Experience

moderated by Michael Hendrix. Panelists include Melissa Ferrick, Alex Ebert, Arabian Prince, Ami Spischock / Fort William, Marie Lang.

12:15PM Lunch & Meet the Fellows

1:30PM -      Tracking Origin - introduced by Panos Panay

1:35PM - Interoperability & Working with Imperfect Data - Neha Narula, Director of Research at the Digital Currency Initiative, MIT Media Lab

1:55PM - Panel: How Do We Track Origin in the Era of User Generated Content? 

moderated by Vicki Nauman (CrossBorderWorks). Panelists include Michael Lorenz (Songtrust), Casey Rae (SiriusXM), Michael Lau (Round Hill Publishing), Benji Rogers (PledgeMusic), Vivien Lewit (YouTube), Kurosh Nasseri (Association for Electronic Music).

2:25PM - Entrepreneur Showcase + Q&A - Tim Luckow of Stem & Aaron Davis of Exploration

2:45PM - Short Break

3:00PM - Analog Talk - Cesar Hidalgo, Macro Connections Group at the MIT Media Lab

3:25PM -      New Platforms - introduced by Panos Panay

3:30PM - Entrepreneur Showcase + Q&A - Meg Siegal of WBUR / NPR BizLab, Leah Schwartz of Doppler Labs

3:50PM - Short Break

4:10PM - Banking & Bitcoin as an Analog - Kelly Olson, Intel

4:30PM - Panel: Exploring New Ways of Monetization

moderated by Panos Panay. Panelists include Kristen Bender (Sonos), Chris Horton (Universal Music), Matt Fenby-Taylor (SoundCloud), Howie Singer (Warner Music), Geoff Sawyer (Red Bull Media House), Max Bandier (SonyATV)

5:00PM - Closing Remarks - Panos Panay, Michael Hendrix, Grace Nicklin

5:20PM - Goodbye!

If you'd like to decompress, we plan to head to Meadhall afterwards.


Tuesday July 12th - OMI Fellows Design Thinking Initiation

9:00AM - Opening remarks

9:20AM - Music & Design

9:30AM - What Is Venture Design?

9:45AM - Generate Ideas - Learn & Do

10:20AM - Break

10:35AM - Assessing Opportunity - Learn & Do

11:10AM - Understanding People - Learn & Do

11:45AM - SaSu Lunch

12:45PM - Reflections from the Food Future coLAB

1:15PM - Digital/Physical Prototyping - Learn & Do

3:00PM - Break

3:15PM - Storytelling - Learn & Do

3:50PM - Break

4:05PM - Shareback

4:35PM - Prep for tomorrow! Find your teams, discuss hunches, Q&A

5:05PM - Closing remarks