Conference x VIP MEET/GREET

EZ Studios, new york
325 W 37th St New York, NY 10018
THURSDAY, MARCH 30TH, 2017
DOORS OPEN: 4:30PM
moderated panels: 5:00pm

vip Meet/greet beer/wine

& dinner included

after-party with Dj shadow dubai & invited artists - click here

EXPERIENCED AND RESPECTED INDIVIDUALS IN THE FIELD WILL HAVE MODERATED DISCUSSIONS WITH INVITED ARTISTS ON PRODUCTION, MARKETING, BRANDING, FASHION, LIFESTYLE, music, films AND MUCH MORE TO PROVIDE THE AUDIENCE WITH A DIRECT AND WIDESPREAD APPROACH. OPPORTUNITY TO NETWORK WITH LIKE-MINDED people & INTERACT WITH THE ARTISTS TO GET TO KNOW THEM BETTER. NETWORKING & MINGLING PARTY TO BE FOLLOWED AFTER CONFERENCE. DINNER & beer/wine WILL BE SERVED.

*VIP MEET/GREET WITH moderators/panelists & after-party FOR all ATTENDEES* 

 

PROGRAMME

Panel #1: Fashion, Merchandising & the Moving Image

Influence of Style & Fashion in Music

Clothing, Jewelry, Accessories, Gear

Importance of a Music Video in the scene

Technology & Budgeting/Pre & Post Production

Moderators:

Terry Mardi/Trisha Sakhuja

Panelists:

Anjali (singer, songwriter, environmentalist) 

Raxstar (rapper, songwriter)

Sachi Singh aka Kawachi (fashion designer, music video director)

Aman Singh aka DJ Ice (disc jockey, entrepreneur) 

 

Panel #2: Public Relations, Social Media & Branding

Branding and its importance

Social Media and how to correctly use it to your advantage

Artist Development & How do I get myself out there?

Royalties, Credit & Revenue

The YouTube Business & Copyrights/Labels

Moderator:

Sree Sreenivasan (cheif digital officer, NYC)

Carrie Brown (directory, social journalism - CUNY graduate school of journalism)

Panelists:

The PropheC (singer, songwriter, entrepreneur) 

PRANNA (producer, rapper, entrepreneur)

Deepti Sharma (founder, Food2Eat)

Amar Syal (co-founder, UrbanAsian)

Aman Syal (co-founder, UrbanAsian)

Luis Miquel Echegaray (professor, CUNY graduate school of journalism - social media tools)

 

BREAK - MASHHAD (Acoustic) X iTabla007 (Percussion)

 

Panel #3: Demographics of Music

Variations of music marketing in different geographies

Difference between Markets & Industry in the West & the East

Comparing music labels and revenue streams in various regions

Global Desi Music Scene - Past, Present & Future

Moderator:

DJ Rekha (disc jockey, professor, humanitarian)

Panelists:

DJ Shadow Dubai (disc jockey, producer)

Zack Knight (singer, songwriter)

Amar Sandhu (singer, songwriter)

Caira Connor


Panel #4: The Final Product

Demands & comparison in single music videos and music in film

The concept of music scoring based on film producers and directors

From the idea of a song to its final destination

Digital Content

Moderator:

Samrat Chakrabarti (actor, producer, songwriter, composer)

Panelists:

Abi Varghese (producer, director - Brown Nation on Netflix)

Aroon Shivdasani (executive director - Indo American Arts Council/founder - New York Indian Film Festival) 

Upside Down (disc jockey, producer)

Peter Madana (disc jockey, producer, sound engineer) 

Kevin Rego (Head of Business, North America for B4U Music)

 

Q&A/JAM SESSIONS

Moderators:

Monty Kataria (journalist, producer and founder - Urban Desi Conference and Concert)

Trisha Sakhuja (editor, Brown Girl Magazine and Zee TV)

Panelists:

Mickey Singh

Zack Knight

Raxstar

PropheC

Amar Sandhu

Samica

Anjali

Sahyba