MusicNSW Presents: Women in Electronic Music Industry Round Table

MusicNSW's Women in Electronic Music Industry Roundtable
When:
18 Jun 2016
15:00 - 17:00
Location:
Museum of Contemporary Art, Australia, Level 6 Terrace Entrance (Circular Quay West Side), Sydney NSW 2000

Gender equality is a hot topic for the music industry. Much conversation in the last few years has been about identifying the issues – but what are the next steps for tacking these issues head-on? What specific solutions can the industry identify for ensuring women are represented on the airwaves, on stages, on festivals, in the studio and in the boardroom?

MusicNSW is convening an industry roundtable focusing on women in the electronic music industry and the development of practical, achievable, strategic next steps for improving the gender balance within electronic music. Featuring industry professionals from talent development, programming, industry development and the media, the aim of the roundtable is to develop a strategic framework for addressing issues with the hope of  to other areas of the music industry. 

Speakers include: Anna Burns (Future Classic), Jane Slingo (EMC - Electronic Music Conference), Caroline Gates (FBi Radio), Anna Fitzgerald (Ministry of Sound), Banoffee (Martha Brown) and Cat Hope (Musician/Composer/Academic).

Roundtable participants will be invited by MusicNSW and EMC, however additional tickets are available for those keen to observe or participate in discussions. 

This event will be followed by a FREE showcase of some of Australia's leading female producers and DJs in electronic music, 6-11pm at the Vivid Lounge, MCA.

Presented by MusicNSW and EMC

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