Jazzahead! Digital

The jazzahead! digital aims to allow the exchange within the international scene and the participants to take place under the best possible professional conditions despite the pandemic, according to the motto "close together from afar".To be implemented digitally in large parts from April 29 to May 2 in 2021.

Latin Alternative Music Conference

Over the last 22 years, the LAMC has helped opened paths for Latin music and culture. What was once alternative is now the mainstream. The world needs music more than ever and the entertainment industry needs to continue joining together as a collective industry. Looking at things realistically,  LAMC2021 will be fully online once again […]

LA Games Conference

The 17th annual LA Games Conference returns online this May 10-12, 2021!

The Great Escape Online

Join The Great Escape Online this May 13th-14th for 2 days of new music discovery, discussions, debates, and networking. Delegates will have access to an online programme of expert briefings, networking sessions, keynote interviews, panel discussions and educational workshops, helping them to meet, question, connect with and learn from people working in every strand of the music industry from markets all over the world.

Music Teachers Association Conference

This year’s Conference, "Working Together Creatively" will run via a virtual platform and will be hosted by St Paul’s School, London. Sessions will focus on ways to develop creative responses from young people, not just through dots on paper but also by taking first steps with jazz and improvisation, through world traditions, or a variety of technology-based resources.

Canadian Music Week

Now in its 38th year, the Canadian Music Week Conference is still the premier annual music business and networking event in Canada, and this time around it’s being produced live, online & streamed worldwide. This year they’re featuring a 4-day music summit covering all sectors of the industry delivered in a totally interactive streamed format. They’re excited to provide a platform for domestic and international delegates to exchange ideas, explore trends & make meeting connections completely online.

Brave Troubadours Educational Series

Brave Troubadours is an educational series, showcasing today's frontline musical activists. Each live episode offers 60+ minutes of song and conversation - an entertaining and inspiring virtual roundtable that explores music's capacity to move the needle on the issues of our time such as civil rights, climate advocacy, poverty, and health. Meet artists on the frontlines of change, bring your questions and learn how to take some music-driven action of your own.

AES Show Spring 2021

Whether you are an end-user, researcher, educator, or student, whether your interests include Studio Recording, Live Sound, Networked Audio, Broadcast & Streaming, Music Production, Post Production, Game Audio, Spatial Sound, Audio for AR/VR/XR and Product Development, the comprehensive Technical Program of the AES Show Spring 2021 International Convention is a single source solution to staying informed and staying in touch, available where you live and work.

Sandbox Summit Global

Sandbox Summit Global is part of a series of conferences produced by Music Ally, the global leading music business knowledge and skills company. Sandbox Summit events offer thought leadership and practical insight into how to build and engage audiences digitally. The next edition of Sandbox Summit is happening on the 25th to the 27th of May 2021.

Music Policy Forum: Live – May 28th

Host Michael Bracy welcomes Mark Davyd from the Music Venue Trust to update us on how the UK is navigating reopening and where the fight to support independent music venues goes from here. Then artist and cultural strategist Teremoana Rapley will challenge and inspire us all in a can’t-miss session exploring her efforts in Aukland, New Zealand to document and strengthen their cultural ecosystem.

Tallinn Music Week

The TMW 2021 conference will take place in a hybrid format, enabling both online and onsite participation and activities. The TMW Creative Impact Conference looks into the impact of arts as an engine for the economy while offering both inspirations, practical activities, and networking opportunities to music professionals, artists, entrepreneurs, and policymakers from different areas.

Electronic Entertainment Expo

E3 2021 is embracing the future and showcasing the video game industry with an all-virtual event that will engage everyone, everywhere. With live press conferences and a four-day long video stream, E3 2021’s virtual format gives you unprecedented access to the premier video game industry event.


A2IM Indie Week is a four-day international conference and networking event aimed at maximizing the global impact of Independent music. Featuring keynotes, panels, exclusive networking sessions, and more, Indie Week has historically drawn an attendance of over 1200 participants from over 30 countries.

Global Toronto Music Conference

More than just a marketplace, Global Toronto is a meeting place, a global gathering in the tradition of our home, which has been a site of coming-together for millennia. A music showcase and conference rooted in re-imagining a sustainable, equitable, and accessible future for the music sector, Global Toronto 2021 (GT21) will be held online from Monday - Friday, June 14-18, 2021.

Dublin Tech Summit

For one day, experts from over 70 countries will come together to share knowledge, debate the latest trends, and network; all from our live virtual event space.

Make Music Day 2021

Make Music is a free celebration of music around the world on June 21st. Launched in 1982 in France as the Fête de la Musique, it is now held on the same day in more than 1,000 cities in 120 countries.

Midem Africa

Through a series of panels and keynotes, leading artists and executives from all corners of the continent will share their insights into the key trends and the most exciting stories from their markets. Stay tuned for the full programme!

Sound and Music Computing Conference

The SMC2021 Conference will be organized as a virtual conference, free for attendees, and will take place between the 29th of June and the 1st of July 2021.

Web Audio Conference 2021

The sixth Web Audio Conference (WAC) will be held online from the 5th to the 7th of July 2021 at a Virtual Campus.

Wallifornia MusicTech Summit

Join the 2021 Virtual Edition of the Wallifornia MusicTech Summit from July 6 - 9th where start-ups, professionals, investors, developers and hackers develop together the future of the Entertainment industry

The World Ticket Conference – Las Vegas

The World Ticket Conference is the place to be each year! Not just for ticket brokers, the World Ticket Conference offers opportunities for people and companies from all aspects of the business community to come together to learn about the latest developments in the secondary ticket market. July 8 - 10, The Venetian, Las Vegas

Summer NAMM – Nashville

Summer NAMM will return to Nashville and the Music City Center, July 15–16, 2021. Attending Summer NAMM offers many benefits and perks. Registration is open to NAMM members and general attendees: qualified professionals interested in purchasing music and sound products, along with music and pro audio students looking to jumpstart their careers

Play:Fair for People and Planet

Play:Fair for People and Planet aims to inspire, connect and mobilize people all around the world by bringing together musicians, performing artists, and local and international activists. The global broadcast starts
July 17 at 11:30am PDT

Music Policy Forum Labs 7/23

The next MPF Lab will take place on Friday, July 23 from 2:00 – 3:30 pm eastern and will feature a preview of The Lewis Prize for Music’s groundbreaking national study of the Creative Youth Development (CYD) sector.

Folk Alliance Real Talk Webinar

The live industry is about putting artists in front of audiences, but if we’re all working toward the same goal, why does it feel so combative? In this session, festivals, agencies, managers, and artists themselves will make themselves vulnerable, offering up the core obstacle or issue they’re facing and trusting in collaborative, whole-hearted solutions and direction from their industry colleagues.

RSD Couch Camp

Once again, Music Biz and Record Store Day are teaming up to bring our RSD’s now-annual Summer Camp gathering of the indie retail/physical music community from New Orleans to the internet! This virtual event will be taking place August 2 - 6th!

DJ Expo – Atlantic City

Set for Aug. 9-12 at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City, N.J., the 2021 Expo will forge a new, long-term alliance with the popular Boardwalk property and it promises to offer the DJX community unique synergies that will increase business for all future attendees.

#NextGen_U Student Summit

Tune in to Music Biz’s third student-focused summit for a can’t-miss program addressing how students are already impacting our industry’s evolution ahead of the pivotal 2021-22 school year!

Reframe – A Creative Industry Gathering

Reframe is is part of Club Creative, a programmatic initiative of the Center for Creative Entrepreneurship to provide resources through discussions, shared networks and helpful educational tools that can cultivate a stronger creative ecosystem.

Ticket Summit Trade Show – Las Vegas

Ticket Summit brings together hundreds of industry leaders and small business owners for the ticketing and live entertainment industries for a one-of-a-kind networking event. From industry panel sessions and keynotes to a comprehensive trade show, Ticket Summit provides you with the industry tools and information you need to succeed! August 15 - 17, The Aria - Las Vegas

Licensing Expo

Licensing Expo provides the best opportunity to secure the rights to thousands of consumer brands, entertainment icons, and more for your products or stores. If you're new to the industry, attending Licensing Expo is the most efficient way to learn about licensing and make connections that can last a lifetime.

CD Baby’s DIY Musician Conference

This year's DIY Musician Conference is going virtual for 2021 and will be totally FREE for all participants. Join them for sessions led by industry leaders, networking, and coaching over the course of three days: August 26-28, 2021

Online Revenue Generating for Musicians Workshop

From fan subscriptions to sync licensing to maximizing your website, this fast paced and information packed webinar will give you an overview of how to make the most of your online presence to increase your earning potential as a music-making professional.

CMW Virtual Voices Series – The Song Does Not Remain the Same

In this Q&A with veteran entertainment reporter Rudy Blair, Kordyback talks about adapting to a DIY era, writing hits on GarageBand, switching from the “jam” approach to solo songwriting, listening to and co-writing with other artists to widen his creative palette, and – most importantly – shedding the notion that there is only one way to do anything.

Music Pro Summit

Music tech and culture collide at music pro summit: the ultimate destination to navigate the industry’s most exciting intersection.

Sounds & Cities Conference – Texas, USA

The two-day conference will include panel discussions on Texas music scene development, conversations about potential state-wide collaboration between the certified communities, as well as conversations spotlighting economic development best practices which in turn lead to increased music tourism and music scene cohesion.

Brighton Music Conference

The Brighton Music Conference, the UK’s foremost electronic music conference and networking event for professionals and enthusiasts, returns on 22 - 24 September 2021

Four40 | The Musician As Activist

Four40 celebrates the dynamic and diverse perspectives of young leaders shaping the performing arts. Session 1: The Musician As Activist taking place September 22nd at 4PM ET

BeUVT: A Celebration of Vermont Pride Month

Music to Life & VT Allies celebrate LGBTQIA+ musicians and advocacy! The show kicks off at 8 pm ET on YouTube and Facebook. No registration is required.