2015 Schedule
Interactive: March 13–17  •  Film: March 13–21  •  Music: March 17–22

Talent and Tech: Navigating the New Music Economy

Wednesday, March 18
12:30PM - 1:30PM

Austin Convention Center
Room 12AB
Austin Convention Center


The shift from physical to digital music catalogues has not been a universal cause for celebration. Like all truly disruptive innovations, streaming music has upended established business models and drawn loud complaints from entrenched stakeholders in the music industry. But today’s streaming ecosystem offers new opportunities for both musicians and techies. Learn how the new music economy is transforming industries, empowering emerging artists and inspiring passionate fan bases around the world.


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Maura Corbett

CEO & Founder

Glen Echo Group LLC

Maura Colleton Corbett is the CEO and Founder of the Glen Echo Group, with over two decades of communications, media, public affairs and coalition building experience with companies and organizatio...

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Hank Shocklee

Sonic Architect

Shocklee Entertainment

As a DJ, producer, composer and record company executive, Shocklee has worked with and developed artists and musicians across many genres all while keeping a very innovative approach and a distinct...

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Gary Shapiro

Pres & CEO

Consumer Electronics Association

Gary Shapiro is president and CEO of the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)®, the U.S. trade association representing more than 2,000 consumer electronics companies, and owner and producer of t...

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Anthony Ray


Rhyme Cartel Records

Sir Mix-A-Lot, known best for his 1992 hit “Baby Got Back”, has been involved in technology since he was 14.  Mix began his career as a DJ, was heavily influenced by Kraftwerk, Gary Numan and DEVO....

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Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Artist Wristband
Solo / Dual / Panel
Digital Music/Streaming

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