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Annual Summit


  • Galvanize NYC 303 Spring Street New York, NY, 10013 United States (map)

Join us at Open Music’s first Annual Summit, featuring updates and discussion on the Music Modernization Act and announcements on Open Music’s next steps.

All members and friends of Open Music are encouraged to join us, and contribute to the discussion. The Summit is free for Open Music members, artists and students. Other industry stakeholders are asked to pay a cost-neutral registration fee of $50.

Register here.

Agenda (Draft): 

DAY 1

9:30 - Registration & Coffee
10:00 - Welcome, Agenda and Open Music Updates
10:45 - Open and Secure Standards, presentation by MIT Connection Science
11:30 - Break
11:45 - Open Music Governance and Membership Model, presentation by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
12:30 - Lunch
1:00 - Music Modernization Act and the Mechanical Licensing Collective Panel
2:00 - Blockchain and the Music Industry, presentation by IBM
3:00 - Use Cases and Business Models
4:00 - Networking Hour
5:00 - Adjourn


DAY 2

10:00 - Welcome
10:30 - What Makes Open Music Different, presentation by IDEO
11:30 - Break
11:45 - Governance Deep Dive, presentation by PwC and MIT Connection Science
12:30 - Lunch / Working Group and Community of Interest Breakouts
2:00 - Paths Forward and Next Steps
3:00 - Close