Music Licensing Manager, Ubisoft
Louis-Philippe Caron oversees the music licensing activity at Ubisoft in an international gaming and new media environment. His team handles all music licensing matters and requests for all of Ubisoft's productions, including in-game content, international marketing campaigns, new business models and everything around music rights. Ubisoft is behind the beloved music-games Just Dance and Rocksmith, and also created the worlds of Assassin's Creed, Far Cry, Watch Dogs and multiple Tom Clancy games such as Rainbow Six, The Divison, Ghost Recon and more.
GMS 2023: Music Licensing for Video Games: Lucrative, Effective and Impactful
10/12/23, 2:00 PM
Music has always been an integral part of video games but there are many games with a strong focus on music as part of the game play. We'll discuss the different types of uses and licensing models for video games as well as long-term marketing and playlisting strategies that can become important byproducts of the use of music in a video game, enhancing the popularity of a song. Video games are played over and over again, and in-game songs become embedded in the daily soundtrack of gamer's lives. Join us for a candid discussion about all aspects of music licensing for video games with leaders from some of today's most important gaming companies.