Speakers

Kaptin Barrett

Head of Music, Boomtown Festival

Noah Ball

Founder & MD, NVS Music Group (Outlook, Dimensions, Sunfall Festivals)

Ben Challis

General Counsel and Executive Producer

Amit Chopra

Global COO, Digital Domain Holdings

Gill Tee

Co-Founder & MD

John Rash

Head of Strategy & International Development, Broadwick Live

Liam Mayet

Head of Event Experience at Bestival

Sarah Cole

Director of Talent, Detonate Festival, El Dorado Festival & Let It Roll Festival

Gina Akers

Managing Director, BLENDID Media & Artists

Khadejia Ghislanzoni

Ambassador at MOBO

Goc O'Callaghan

Founder and Director, ArcTanGent Festival, & Vice Chair of the Association of Independent Festivals

Kim Hawes

Tour Manager

Chad Dahlstrom

Chief Executive Officer at Discogs

Elliot Grove

Founder, Raindance Film Festival & UK Film awards

Emma Zillmann

Programming Director, From the Fields

Eddie Kemsley

CEO at Dreamland Margate

Chris Goss

Co-Founder & MD

Rebekah Louisa Smith

CEO, The Film Festival Doctor Limited

Sangeeta Waldron

Founder, Serendipity PR & Media

Claire O'Neill

Co-Founder, A Greener Festival

Katherine Goodenough

Programme Director, Greenbelt Festival

Elliott Chalmers

Legal Representative, Independent Music Law Advice

Andrew Sharland

Owner, Clintons Solicitors

Baylen Leonard

Creative Director, The Long Road Festival

Paul Brett

Founder, Flying Tiger Entertainment (former Director, British Film Institute)

Joseph Hatch

Festivals Marketing Manager

Jenna Jarrett

Music Publicist, Liberty Music PR

Rupert Skellett

Head of Legal at Beggars Group (UK)

Raj Chakraborty

Founder & CEO

Emma Twamley

Festival Founder & Director

Kelvin Guy

CEO & Festival Director, Carmarthen Bay Film Festival

Sarah Greene

Festival Director, CBBC Summer Social

Lauren Down

Managing Director, End of the Road Festival

Jamie Stockwood

Founding Director

Tom Maya

Marketing Director at We Are Beer; Bristol, Edinburgh & London Craft Beer Festivals

Jessica Plant

Operations Director

Rachel Yaffe

Festival Manager

Susan Burns

Stage Manager & Production Assistant (festivals & events)

TJ Gill

CEO at Paradox Media, President at OYM, Festival Director at DIFFT

Gemma Bianchi

Head of Marketing, Greenwood Campbell

Kate Matthews

Freelance & Operations

Robert Fitzhugh

Festival Director, Dublin SmartPhone Film Festival

Eddie Berg

CEO, ​Rich Mix Cultural Foundation

Tom Clark

Co-Founder at Rebel Vision

Anthony Straeger

Festival Director & Head of Jury, Berlin Sci-fi Film Festival

Anthony Nichols

Group MD - Decadance & Fest Intentions

Niall Forde

Licensing Specialist

Neil March

Founder & Festival Manager (Demerara Records)

David McTague

Head of Marketing and Partnerships

Nick Thompson

Creative Technology Director @ Frukt (Music)

Katarina Maskova

Marketing Specialist

Melissa Byrd

Festivals Marketing Manager at British Film Institute

Jay Mistry

Owner & Music Industry Consultant

Gareth Ellis

Festival Founder

Hugh Holton

Composer for Videogames, Film and TV

Michael Aston

Producer, Sony ATV Music Publishing

Roberta Hickey

Little Pink Book & Blackstar London (Music Consultant, MTV)

Tom Sabin

Production Director, Vision Nine

Alexander James Bennett

Projects Manager at Broadwick Live - The Bacardi Triangle

Helen Searle

Founder, Searlelaw

Olly Goddard

UK Country Manager