2017 New York Media Festival (NYME)

2017 New York Media Festival (NYME)

Sep 26 - Sep 27, 2017

New York, NY

SoundExchange is proud to support the New York Media Festival (NYME), taking place September 26-27 at the Museum of Jewish Heritage in New York City! NYME’s Conferences bring together the leading companies in entertainment, media and technology for riveting discussion and debate.

2017 NYME Conferences include 1-day programs on GamesVideoMusic and RightsTech with focus on Brands, Advertising, Monetization and Distribution. Each day provides a new opportunity for power networking and each evening is filled with dinners, receptions and parties as part of the Tech-Media Crawl.


Panels Featuring SoundExchange:

  • View From The Top: Streaming Revenue Milestones and Goalposts

    Date: Sep 26, 2017

    Time: 9:40-10:20 AM

    Location: Safra Hall, Museum of Jewish Heritage

    Featuring: Richard Conlon (Chief External Affairs Officer, SoundExchange); Michael Abitbol (SVP, Business & Legal Affairs, Digital, Sony/ATV Music Publishing); Lars Murray (SVP Strategic Partnerships, Pandora); Julie Swidler (Executive Vice President Business Affairs and General Counsel, Sony Music Entertainment)

    Moderator: Jem Aswad (Senior Editor, Billboard)

    Panel Description: In 2016, music streaming services officially accounted for over half of all major label revenue, and overall global music revenue growth was 7%, the highest since Napster launched. Have we successfully transitioned digital music to a solid revenue source, or do we still have a long way to go?