Turo Pekari is an innovation specialist, researcher, ecosystem builder & startup advisor, currently leading Teosto Futures Lab innovation platform of Teosto. Established in 2016, Teosto Futures Lab has been in the forefront changing the way how music rights management organizations work. Teosto Futures Lab develops future concepts for music industry & has a wide portfolio of projects ranging from blockchain, AI & machine learning, biosensor technology & neuroscience to data-driven innovation and edtech.
As an expert in open innovation, future technologies, startup advisory, innovation policy and funding mechanisms, Turo is speaking frequently around the world in diverse events on various topics e.g. music innovation, blockchain, music data/metadata, EU funding, future of music, affective computing, music publishing, future of rights management, collaboration of corporates & startups, startup economy, data economy, APIs & data sharing, music education, design thinking & music tourism.
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