FBi Radio Presents: Electronic Music Conference 2019


13 November 2019 - 17 November 2019


The Lansdowne + more venues to be announced

The Electronic Music Conference (EMC) returns this November for 5 nights of networking and relationship building events, inspirational keynotes and in-conversations, workshops, masterclasses, panel and roundtable discussions.

Happening from November 13 to 17 across the city don’t miss this amazing conference of electronic craft development and music creation.

New Round of Speakers Added, Plus Program Highlights

Global changemakers, influential industry figures, tech and social entrepreneurs and more form the formidable speaker program for the eighth edition of the Electronic Music Conference (EMC) for the Asia-Pacific region. Hosted at UTS in Ultimo, Sydney on Wednesday 13 November and Thursday 14 November. Check out the major players on the lineup below.


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International speakers (in alphabetical order)

Andreea Magdalina – Founder, Shesaid.so (USA)
Donald Hau – CEO, Mixmag China (China)
Georgia Taglietti – Head of Communication, International Media & PR, Sónar (Spain)
Liliane Chlela – Artist, Producer, DJ (Lebanon)
James Locksmith – Curator, DJ, Artist, Jemba Music (UAE)
Jamz Supernova – DJ & Radio Broadcaster (UK)
Megane Quashie – Artist (Megatronic) and CEO, Female First Sessions (UAE)
Mirik Milan – Co Founder, Vibe Lab
Ni Bing – DJ, Promoter, Podcaster and Founder of Martial Artists Management
Nick Stevenson – Managing Director, mixmag (UK)
Ritesh Patel – Co Founder & CEO, The Ticket Fairy (USA)
Scott Cohen – Chief Innovation Officer, Warner Music (UK)
Zaran Vachha Founder, Collective Minds (Singapore)

Joining domestic speakers (in alphabetical order)

Alissa Cronau – Founder, Maven Music
Amy Ciancio – Artist, Akacia
Andrew Ingenito – Student, UTS
Andy Webb – Australian Manager, Resident Advisor
Anthony Azzopardi – Artist, A-Tonez
Arlo Enemark – Xelon Entertainment & Medium Rare Recordings
Ayebatonye Abrakasa – DJ/Curator/Event Producer, House of Ayebatonye
Bree Mankin – Managing Partner, The Kinetic Agency
Bree Weekes – Student, UTS
Dr Brent Keogh – Lecturer in Communication, UTS
Callum Lawson – Co-founder, The Beat Collective
Christopher Brailey – Copywriter, M&C Saatchi
Carolina De La Piedra – DJ & Presenter, FBi Radio
Clarissa Mei – Artist, New Age Noise Collective
Damion Pell – Editor, Decoded Magazine
Darren Levin – Content Director, Bolster Group
David Haberfeld – Artist, Honeysmack
David O’Rourke – CEO, Nightlife
Ebony Morrison – Artist, Chase Zera
Elina Goodwin – Sound Designer
Elise Reitze-Swensen – Founder and Manager, Women of Music Production Perth
Emily Collins – Managing Director, MusicNSW
Emily Hogan – Student, UTS
Dr Felicity Wilcox – UTS
Gav Parry – Vocal A&R, QMusic & Program Manager, Usual Company
Greg Carey – Co-Chair, AAM
Hau Latukefu – Artist & Host of triple j’s Hip Hop Show
Haydon Fanning – Student, UTS
Ian ‘Esky’ Escandor – Youth Worker, Street University
Ian Stevenson – Senior Lecturer Music and Sound Design, UTS
Ishan Karunanayake – Entertainment & Tech Lawyer
Isabella Hestehauge – Artist, ISYMUSIC
Jack Toohey – Director, yeahsure.
Jared Underwood – Game Music Composer, Underscore Music
Jeff Crabtree – Managing Director, Zebra Collective
Jennifer Tutty – Principal & Founder, Studio Legal
Jess Nitties – Artist, Sparrows
Jessica Leigh Bancroft – Event Producer & Community Catalyst, Daybreaker
Joel Farland – Musical Director, Far Land Creative
Joel Siviour – Senior Booking Agent, Falcona
Kae Burke – Co-Founder/Creative Director, House of Yes
Kamran Ahmed – CEO, Rave Reviewz
Kirsten Muller – Marketing Manager, Oxford Art Factory
Lawrence Huskisson – Artist (Husky) and Director, Random Soul Recordings
Lachlan Bruce – Creative Director, Our Friends Electric
Lauren Neko – Program Coordinator, Electronic Music Conference
Leanne de Souza – Director, Strategy and Creative Industries Engagement, Nightlife Music
Levi Voorwinden – Music Recognition Technology (MRT) Coordinator, APRA AMCOS
Madeleine Edwards – Operations Manager, Post Modern Collective
Matthew Tinkler – CEO, Beat Collective
Marissa Loil – Agent, United Talent Agency
Michala Kowalski – Research Officer, UNSW
Mike Warner – Author, Work Hard Playlist Hard
Olivia Hill – Student, UTS
Patrick Nellestein – Higher Education Compliance Manager, Navitas
Paul Mac – Artist
Paulo Flores – Founder/Label Director, Wile Out
Phillip Burriel – Director, Hostique
Pia Del Mastro – Director, One Plus One Agency
Rob Glass – Senior Lawyer, Media Arts Lawyers
Rachel Kelly – Creative Director and Head of Sync, Downtown Publishing
Rosie Taylor – Co Founder, Women of Music Production Perth
Roxanne Lorenz – Solicitor, Arts Law
Running Touch – Artist
Sammi Constantine – Artist
Samuel Bright – Creative Director & Filmmaker, CLIPPED.TV and Clipped Music Video Festival
Sarah Houbolt – Circus & Theatre Performer, Arts Manager & Diversity Advocate
Simon Caldwell – DJ, Radio Host & Promoter
Siona Singletary – Freelance Strategist
Tara Medina – Co-Founder & Director, Strawberry Fields Festival
Tyson Koh – Director, Keep Sydney Open
Warren Werksmann – Psychologist, Access EAP and Support Act
VJ Morph – Creative Director & Producer, Morph Visual
Zahed Sultan – Artist and Social Entrepreneur
Ziggy Annor – Director, ART Management Group