International Music Summit - Convention - Day Three @ Ibiza Gran Hotel
Friday, 25th May , 2012 - From This is an All Day Event

11.30-12.20. Superstar VJs – Here We Go. Behind the Screens – Meet theCreatives.

Moderator: Phil Mercer (XL Video).

  • 1- Adam Smith (Flat Nose George, The Chemical Brothers).
  • 2- Jarret Smith (Derivative, Richie Hawtin aka Plastikman / Amon Tobin).

Briefing: LED performances have become the order of the day for EDM artists, which huge investments being put in by talent themselves for the first time in electronic music history. Here we meet the creators behind show of The Chemcial Brothers, Richie Hawtin’s Plastikman and Amon Tobin.

12.20-12.40. Keynote Address – You Tube & Google.

Patrick Walker (You Tube / Google).

Briefing: An example of a global brand that offers an inventive model for releasing contemporary music. Meet the man behind Nat Geo Music.

12.40-13.30. Emerging Market Focus – Dance Music In The United States of India.

Moderator: Pete Tong (IMS).

  • 1- Akshai Sarin (Artist / The TiLT Festival / Axyz Music).
  • 2- Kevin McHugh aka Ambivalent (M-nus, Artist)
  • 2- Nikhil Chinapa (Submerge, promoter).
  • 3- Rishab Joshi aka Lost Stories (Artist).
  • 4- Shailendra Singh (Promoter, Sunburn).
  • 5- Theo Gupta (Nokia).
  • 6- Tony McGuinness from Above & Beyond (Artist).

Briefing: The one EMERGING market everybody is talking about right now. Recent tours by Guetta and Fatboy Slim have shown huge appetite, and festivals are exploding.

13.30-13.45. The IMS Vote. Help Shape The Future Of Electronic Music.

Hosted by Pete Tong, Ben Turner and Danny Whittle (IMS partners).

Briefing: The IMS delegation get their chance to speak their mind and use electronic voting from their chair about the issues facing electronic music.

13.45-14.35. Keynote Interview – Nile Rodgers.

Interviewed by Pete Tong (BBC Radio 1 / IMS).

Briefing: The man is simply a legend – producer of some of music’s biggest pop stars and most memorable musical moments. Nile tells it how it is.

14.35-15.20. Carl Cox & Loco Dice – In Conversation.

Briefing: Two of the underground scene’s biggest stars discuss their lives, careers, state of the industry in preparation for their headline performance at the IMS Grand Finale Festival in Dalt Vila.

15.20-16.00. IMS Exclusive – Back to the Phuture with Giorgio Moroder.

Interviewed by Joshua Glazer (Urb). Additional questions via Mark Jones (BTTP).

Briefing: A last-minute addition, we just couldn’t resist. One of the most influential producers in the world – ever. Here Moroder jets in for a quick chat about his history but also his big plans for the future.

16.05-16.50. W Hotels Worldwide & Shut Your Pretty Mouth present Emerging Female Talent & Empowering Women in Music.

Introduced by Anthony Ingham (W Hotels Worldwide).

Moderator: Nick DeCosemo (Mixmag, Editor).

  • 1- Georgia Taglietti (Sonar, Promoter).
  • 2- Maria May (ITB, Agent).
  • 3- Michaelangelo L’Acqua (W Hotels Worldwide).
  • 4- MINX (She Can DJ, Artist).
  • 5- Olga Zegers (ID&T).
  • 6- Maya von Doll (Shut Your Pretty Mouth, Artist).
  • 7- Scarlett Etienne (Artist).

16.50-17.35. Keynote Interview – Luciano.

Interviewed by Mark Netto (IMS).

Briefing: Re-scheduled from last year, Ibiza’s hottest sensation reveals the secret to his huge success.

17.35-17.45. Closing Speech by the IMS Partners.

Ben Turner, Danny Whittle, Mark Netto, Pete Tong, Simeon Friend.


Official party

18.00-00.00. IMS Grand Finale Festival at Dalt Vila, Ibiza Town.

  • 18.00-18.45 DJ E.A.S.E. from Nightmares On Wax.
  • 18.45-19.45 Pete Tong.
  • 19.45-20.15 Disclosure – Live.
  • 20.15-21.15 Seth Troxler.
  • 21.15-22.15 Loco Dice.
  • 22.15-23.00 Azari & III – Live.
  • 23.00-00.00 Carl Cox.

Official party

00.00-07.00. Pure Pacha All Gone Pete Tong – Opening Party at Pacha, Ibiza Town.

DJs Pete Tong, Calvin Harris.

Note: IMS delegates go free before 01.30am.

Cost: From 30 euros


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