The Association of Independent Music Publishers (AIMP) and The California Copyright Conference (CCC) will co-host the second annual Music Industry Toolbox, a business-to-business event featuring global rights leader BMI, premier digital music marketing firms, music management software and services essential to music publishers, record labels and other sectors of the music business.
The free event will be held at The Sportsmen’s Lodge (12825 Ventura Boulevard in Studio City), on Wednesday February 22, from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and will give music industry professionals an opportunity to meet with providers in an intimate setting that includes demonstrations and workshops. There will also be a cash bar and complimentary hors d’oeuvres.
Attendees will be able to speak to representatives from BMI, as well as learn about the latest in digital music marketing; software for rights management, royalty accounting and product licensing; software for music management including leading sound recognition companies and leaders in search, distribution, meta-tagging and cue sheet production; and services to uncover mechanical and performance royalties.
Exhibitors will showcase their software and services in the main room as well as offer workshops in a private demonstration room. Last year’s highly successful inaugural Music Industry Toolbox drew more than 400 attendees.
Please register for workshops, as space is limited. Registration: www.aimp.org.
Exhibitors include BFM Digital, BMI, Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp., Counterpoint Systems, Dashbox, Harry Fox Agency, IODA, Royalty Share, Simplified Systems Inc., soundmouse, Soundminer Inc., Source Audio, SynchTank, Zoe Graye Consulting and more.
“The AIMP is thrilled to present The Music Industry Toolbox for a second year,” said AIMP President Richard Feldman. “As we move further into the digital age, it is essential for music industry professionals to be aware of the innovative software and services available in the marketplace. Our exhibitors are leaders in their respective fields, and provide a wide range of products and services to the industry. We hope that both members and non-members will take advantage of this informative, free event.”
The Association of Independent Music Publishers (AIMP) is a non-profit organization providing education and information on the most current topics, trends and practices in the music publishing industry. Formed in 1977 by a group of Los Angeles music publishers, the AIMP has chapters in Los Angeles, Nashville and New York that host regular panel discussions, workshops, networking opportunities and special events. Its membership is comprised of professionals in the music publishing and entertainment industries, including independent music publishers and publishers affiliated with record labels, motion picture and television production companies, music supervisors, songwriters, artist managers, marketing executives, as well as legal and accounting professionals.
The California Copyright Conference was established in 1953 for the discussion of copyright-related areas pertaining to music and entertainment. Today, the scope of the CCC has expanded to cover all matters pertaining to music industry issues. The organization has grown to over 300 members from all areas of the music and entertainment industry, including publishers, songwriters, attorneys, representatives from trade publications, performing rights societies, motion pictures, television, multimedia, Internet, and record companies.