Canadian Music Week 2017

Canadian Music Week 2017

Apr 18 - Apr 23, 2017

Toronto, ON

Now in its 35th year, Canadian Music Week (CMW) is recognized as one of the premier entertainment events in North America focusing on the business of music. Join SoundExchange at CMW’s Global Creators Summit on Friday, April 21 for a day full of workshops, keynotes, presentations, panels, interviews, and face-to-face pitch sessions with top music supervisors.

Panels Featuring SoundExchange:

  • 10 Questions with Michael Huppe

    Date: Apr 21, 2017

    Time: 1:10-1:40 PM

    Location: Sheraton Hall C, Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel

    Featuring: Michael Huppe (President & CEO, SoundExchange)
    Moderator: Jake Beaumont-Nesbitt (IMMF Advisor & Rights Specialist, ACME Rights)

    Panel Description: SoundExchange is the world's largest collective management organization for performance rights on sound recordings. SoundExchange distributed a record $884 million to performers and record labels in 2016 and has enjoyed massive growth in the past decade as non-interactive streaming platforms such as Pandora and Sirius XM were building their businesses. Now that the market has matured, where will growth come from? SoundExchange President & CEO Michael Huppe explains how SoundExchange will be able to maintain its position in a changing market.