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Music Industry Summit




The Third Annual Ohio University Music Industry Summit will take place on Thursday, March 26, 2020. The Summit features an exclusive gathering of national and regional music industry leaders and artists for a day of informative panels and compelling interviews, a networking meet-up for panelists and registrants, and an evening showcase of music.

Rolling announcements for 2020 lineup coming soon!

See below for 2019 Music Industry Summit lineup

2019 Summit Schedule:

10 a.m. Registration Bracelet Pickup Opens - Second Floor Baker University Center Theater
11 a.m. Welcome
11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  Nora Felder, Music Supervisor of Stranger Things; Moderator: Liz Pahl, Host of Life's Soundtrack Podcast
12:45 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.  Entrepreneurial Artists in the Making; Moderator: Eddie Ashworth, School of Media Arts & Studies
Blueprint Jonathan Vernon & Nick D'Andrea of Doc Robinson, Carly Fratianne, Maddy Ciampa & Courtney Hall of WYD
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.  Keynote Conversation: Chuck D; Moderator: Josh Antonuccio, School of Media Arts & Studies
3:45 – 4:45 p.m. Building the Music Festival Industry in Ohio; Moderator: Tim Peacock, Director, Nelsonville Music Festival
Panelists: Debbie Branscom, Founder, Cincinnati Events Management; Marissa McClellan, Marketing Director,
PromoWest Productions Conor Stratton, Director, Good Guys Entertainment
 5:00 - 6:00 p.m  Sameer Gadhia of Young The Giant; Moderator: April Kulcsar, Tour Manager of Young The Giant, Joywave, and OAR
8:30 p.m. - Midnight Artist Showcase in Templeton-Blackburn Alumni Memorial Auditorium
9 – 10 p.m. WYD
10 – 11 p.m. Blueprint
11 p.m. – 12 a.m. Doc Robinson
Read press release here.