Co-Founder & CEO, SymphonyOS
Megh Vakharia is a creative technologist and entrepreneur focused on building culture-shifting tools for the next generation of artists, creators and the entertainment industry-at-large. Based in Los Angeles, his lifelong appreciation for technology and creativity has led him to dedicate his career to working alongside creators, combining data and storytelling to build novel ways of generating exposure. His latest venture – SymphonyOS – aims to democratize those learnings to empower the next million creators with better tools to build their businesses while growing their views, streams and subscribers. The platform uses AI to automate audience targeting to help find new revenue and fans across all digital services and social media to smart automated marketing, all on-the-go. As Co-Founder and CEO, he is responsible for overseeing the development of the platform to ensure symphony remains the cutting edge of music tech.
Since 2016, Megh’s spearheaded product and data strategy as Co-Founder & CTO of Integral Studio, one of the music industry's leading marketing agencies collaborating with every major label and artists of all sizes. From independent creators to today's superstars – including Travis Scott and Future – he’s been a part of helping their teams figure out how to most effectively roll out their music in the most creative, data-driven ways. In fact, Integral supported the SZA’s seismic Billboard #1 album, SOS, in all areas of digital marketing and ran the campaigns through the SymphonyOS platform. To date, Integral has supported projects that have led to four GRAMMY-nominated albums and over a dozen platinum-selling records. The company has been featured in Rolling Stone, Forbes, Billboard, Complex, among other publications.
Megh graduated from the University of Washington with a degree in Informatics: Human-Computer Interaction. Prior to Integral and SymphonyOS, he spent time at Hulu on the personalization and app experiences team as well as the engineering team at Sears Holdings Corporation; among other startups and tech companies.
A Whole New Ecosystem: Creating & Releasing New Music with AI
10/10/23, 9:00 PM
The co-writer of your artist's next big hit or the reason you debut on the charts could be AI. With endless ways artists can collaborate and access beats, samples, tracks and more, we are living in an age of true musical exploration and innovation. The experts on this panel are one step ahead, leveraging these tools or building them and will dig into how they create and how they release new music into the world; where the biggest opportunities lie for creators and their teams; and what’s next on the innovation roadmap.