First Access Entertainment CEO Sarah Stennett has been confirmed as the keynote speaker at the Ultimate Seminar.
The free event featuring more than 40 leading music industry figures takes place at 4-12 Little Titchfield Street, London on November 18.
Stennett, who manages artists including Rita Ora and Ellie Goulding, will use her first Ultimate Seminar to deliver a keynote on what it takes to make it in the industry.
Other newly confirmed speakers include David Mogendorff (YouTube & Google Play EMEA), Glyn Aikins (Virgin EMI), Jack Melhuish (Polydor Records), Gordon Hagan (WME), Afryea Henry-Fontaine (Virgin EMI) and Simon Aldridge (PRS for Music).
Jack Melhuish, marketing director of Polydor Records, said: “We have seen first hand its impact on bringing through the next generation of creatives. We encourage anybody looking for insight into the music business to go to the Ultimate Seminar on November 18, 2017 at Westminster University – see you there.”
Previously announced speakers include Ben Mawson (Tap Management), Caroline Simionescu-Marin (A&R Manager, XL Recordings), Stacey Tang (GM, Columbia Records UK), Serene Sass (VP international licensee business, Warner Music UK), Jammer (Boy Better Know) and Rachel Campbell (founder, Wired PR).
The Ultimate Seminar is sponsored by Island Records, Virgin EMI, Polydor, Capitol Records, PRS, PPL, Believe Digital, AllPoints, Cantine and mysnapp.
Founded by Cre8ing Vision in association with the University of Westminster, the Ultimate Seminar features industry-led panels, music masterclasses and speed networking sessions.
To register and attend the event go to the website: www.cre8ingvision.com/events/ultimate-seminar-2017