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Jan, 22, 2018
Speaker Q&A: Vivien Lewit, Global Head of Artist Services, YouTube and Google Play Music
As Global Head of Artist Services at YouTube and Google Play Music, Vivien Lewit directs a team of music ambassadors focused on developing and executing strategies to support the growth of artists’ careers on YouTube and Google Play Music.

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Dec, 19, 2017 
Speaker Q&A: Ryan Star Kulchinsky, Co-Founder, Stationhead

Dubbed "the alt-rock Frank Ocean" by Paper Magazine, Ryan Star is an alternative rock artist from Brooklyn, New York. His decorated career in music is the inspiration for his other job- the co-founder of Stationhead, a music tech startup that he created with his childhood friend.

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Dec, 18, 2017
Speaker Q&A: Gregor Pryor, Partner, ReedSmith
Gregor Pryor is the leading digital music lawyer in Europe and serves as co-chair of Reed Smith’s global Entertainment and Media Industry Group. For more than 15 years, Pryor has been involved in advising many of the world’s leading companies in the music industry. management. 

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Dec, 1, 2017
Speaker Q&A: Tracy Maddux, CEO, CD Baby
Tracy joined CD Baby in 2010 as COO, and became CEO in May 2012. He has led the company during a period of rapid growth, focusing on rolling out new services that enable artists to self-manage their music careers; make money from their music and communicate directly with their fans.

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Nov, 30, 2017
Speaker Q&A: Adel Hattem, Founder DMusicMarketing
Adel Hattem founded DMusicMarketing in 2014. Based in Miami, the company focuses on developing non-Latin talent in Latin American markets. It has worked with labels such as Beggars Group, Domino Recordings, City Slang and Secretly Canadian Group, as well as artists like Major Lazer, Diplo, Bjork, Flume, and Zedd. 

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Nov 29, 2017
Speaker Q&A: Eric Baptiste, CEO, SOCAN
Eric Baptiste has been CEO of SOCAN, the Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada, since 2010. Under his leadership, the collecting society has grown its revenues, membership base and the number of organizations licensed to use music substantially.

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Nov 20, 2017
SPEAKER Q&A: TRACY GARDNER, SVP, WMG
Tracy Gardner is SVP of Global Business Development & Strategy at Warner Music Group (WMG), based in London. In her role, Gardner is charged with evolving WMG’s global strategy for the audio and video streaming space. She leads digital strategy and policy relating to developments in business and law, while liaising with WMG’s international affiliates and licensees.

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Nov 17, 2017
SPEAKER Q&A: MIKE JBARA, CEO, MQA
Mike is the CEO of high-res audio firm MQA, having joined from Warner Music Group where he held roles as head of studios, president of ADA Worldwide, president of WEA Corp and most recently corporate EVP, technology.

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Nov 15, 2017
SPEAKER Q&A: MARCUS COBB, CEO, JAMMBER
Marcus Cobb is a seasoned entrepreneur, having started or helped to start 16 companies. He’s best known as the CEO of online music and tech platform Jammber, which is used by labels including Sony Music and Big Machine Label Group.

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