Exploring Music's Emerging Role in Virtual Worlds

Mar 11, 2024

11:30am – 12:30pm CT

What is the sound of the metaverse? How should music be integrated into virtual worlds? How do artists get compensated for usage? Is AI-generated music the only path forward to build a rich soundscape for the metaverse? What do users expect, as far as music vibes?
Join leaders from virtual platforms and artist communities as they explore the evolution of music creation, distribution, and fan engagement. Uncover the business opportunities and challenges in this virtual sonic realm, where immersive experiences, responsive soundscapes and virtual concerts are reshaping the music industry.

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Sebastien Borget

The Sandbox

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Inder Phull


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Jillian Rothman

Warner Music Group

Primary Access
Music Badge
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Secondary Access
Film & TV Badge