India’s first solution driven music business conference, Music Inc. conceptualized by Loudest.in is two-day event scheduled to be held on June 12 and 13 at JW Marriott, Juhu, Mumbai. The objective of the conference is to bring together Music, Brands, Technology, and Marketers on a single platform along with educating the artist community in the business of music, providing a platform for continuous growth and solutions.
Founder of Loudest.in and Exchange4Media, Anurag Batra said, “Digital and Technology is bringing human beings and audiences to music. More than ever, Indians are consuming more music and musical content and musicians are finding alternate revenue streams through digital and live. The Indian Music economy is becoming amongst the world’s largest and Spotify is launching in India soon. MUSIC INC is India’s first marketplace to bring music creators, businesses, entrepreneurs and brands together.”
Loudest.in announced their first 70 speakers this week which marks the debut India visit for Ellis Rich, chairman of PRS, Yvan Boudillet ex Warner Music, France and currently with Startup Sesame while founding his own company, TheLynk. The line-up also includes India’s top industry professionals, Sabbas Joseph from Wizcraft Entertainment, Gurpreet Singh from One Digital Entertainment, Prashan Agarwal from Gaana.com, Priyanka Khimani from Anand & Anand & Khimani, who was also the first Indian to speak at the Grammy Week this year.
The line-up also includes esteemed professionals from corporate brands who have integrated music in their philosophy including Llyod Mathias (ex-Tata Docomo and Motorola), Sahith Sethuraman from Bacardi and Samar Singh Shekhawat from United Breweries Limited. The diverse mix of panellist incorporate professionals from various industries which includes the likes of Raj Nayak-the CEO of Colors Viacom18, Ashish Bhasin-the Chairman and CEO South Asia Dentsu Aegis Network, Vinod Bhanushali- the Global President of Marketing, Media & Publishing, T-Series, Tarun Katyal- the CEO of Zee5, BigFM, Ex Warner Music France, Saurabh Sharma- the Country Head of Smule, Shailendra Singh- the Former Joint MD at Percept Ltd & Inceptor of Sunburn and Rohit Pillai- the Associate Director Events & Partnerships, Bira 91. The conference will also host an array of artists and contemporary personalities from the music and digital industries like Clinton Cerejo, Salim Merchant, Bhuvan Bam and Ananya Birla.
Music Inc. is India’s largest Music Business marketplace forming an alliance between Brands X Music X Technology. The venture is led by Aparajita Misra, Editorial Lead and Founding member, Loudest.in who is also the design thinker and curator of the music conference.