Building the Future of the Music Business Through Strategic Investments

Grand Ballroom

Tuesday, October 11, 2022, 3:00:00 PM UTC

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Moderator:

Hannah Karp, Editorial Director, Billboard

With the rise of the independent sector, Web 3, music creation tools, AI, and more, the music industry is evolving faster than ever before. This panel, which features some of the industry’s most savvy C-Suite leaders, examines various strategies for identifying investment opportunities to propel the business forward. Whether it’s identifying up-and-coming entrepreneurs who have the potential to shake up the status quo, or investing in infrastructure and artists, each of these panelists has a proven track record in making successful bets on the music business. This panel offers a unique view into their individual strategies and what they all think the next big thing will be.

Andrew Bergman

Andrew Bergman

Chief Executive Officer, Downtown Music Holdings

Matt Pincus

Matt Pincus

Co-Founder & CEO, MUSIC

Kakul Srivastava

Kakul Srivastava

CEO, Splice

Jonathan Strauss

Jonathan Strauss

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Create Music Group

Hannah Karp

Hannah Karp

Editorial Director, Billboard