2018 Speakers

2018 KEYNOTES & FIRESIDE CHATS

Merck Mercuriadis

CEO, Founder, & Managing Partner,
Hipgnosis Music Ltd.

Nile Rodgers

Grammy Award-Winning Producer, Songwriter, Musician, and Singer

2018 VIEW FROM THE TOP SPEAKERS

Amelia Wang Binder

Vice President,
Government and Industry Affairs,
NMPA

Ben McEwen

Commercial Director,
ICE (London)

Jarrod Dicker

CEO,
Po.et

Keith Kupferschmid

CEO,
Copyright Alliance

Ned Sherman

Counsel/Director, Manatt Digital
Founder, Digital Media Wire

2018 SPEAKERS INCLUDE

Ahmed Elgammal

CEO,
Artrendex

Alex Bulkin

Co-Founder & Chief Alchemist,
CoinFund

Amelia Wang Binder

Vice President,
Government and Industry Affairs,
NMPA

Ben McEwen

Commercial Director,
ICE (London)

Cheryl Potts

Founder & CEO,
Cleerkut

Christopher Sprigman

Professor,
New York University School of Law
Co-Director,
Engelberg Center on Innovation Law & Policy

Dae Bogan

CEO,
TuneRegistry

Eugene Mopsik

CEO,
American Society for Collective Rights Licensing (ASCRL)

Jarrod Dicker

CEO,
Po.et

Jennifer MacArthur

SVP,
Global Marketing + Strategic Partnerships,
TREETI

Keith Kupferschmid

CEO,
Copyright Alliance

Mario Pena

Product Manager,
Safe Creative Ltd.

Mark Willis

Co-Founder and Chief Design Officer,
Texel

Merck Mercuriadis

CEO, Founder, & Managing Partner,
Hipgnosis Music Ltd.

Ned Sherman

Counsel/Director, Manatt Digital
Founder, Digital Media Wire

Nile Rodgers

Grammy Award-Winning Producer, Songwriter, Musician, and Singer

Noah Becker

President,
AdRev

Rasty Turek

CEO,
Pex

Richard McBeath

VP,
Marketing Masterworks.io

Taishi Fukuyama

Co-founder, COO,
Amadeus Code

Vaughn Mckenzie-Landell

CEO & Co-Founder,
JAAK

PAST KEYNOTES AND FIRESIDE CHATS INCLUDED

Jim McKelvey

Co-Founder, Square

Robert Kasunic

Robert Kasunic, Associate Register of Copyrights and Director of Registration Policy and Practice, United States Copyright Office

PAST VIEW FROM THE TOP SPEAKERS INCLUDED

Benji Rogers

CEO, dotblockchain Music

Brandon Nelson

CEO, PerDiem

Dae Bogan

Co-founder and CEO, TuneRegistry

Jake Beaumont-Nesbitt

International Music Managers Forum, Copyright Committee

Jeff Schneider

President & CFO, Royalty Exchange

Lui Simpson

Executive Director, International Enforcement and Trade Policy Association of American Publishers

Michael Simon

President, Rumblefish;
CEO, Harry Fox Agency LLC

Sun Jen Yung

Managing Director and Head of Digital Media and Internet, Headwaters

PAST PANELISTS & PRESENTERS

Adi Sideman

Founder and CEO, YouNow

Alisa Coleman

Chief Operating Officer, ABKCO Music & Records, Inc.

Bill Colitre

Vice President & General Counsel, Music Reports

Bill Wilson

VP, Digital Strategy & Business Development, Music Business Association

Bryce Weiner

Founder, Tao Network

Chris Crawford

CEO, Loudr

Christopher Kenneally

Director, Business Development, Copyright Clearance Center

Danny Anders

CEO & Founder, ClearTracks

Dick Huey

Head of Partnerships, Jaxsta

Dominic Pandiscia

CEO, PledgeMusic

Drew Silverstein

Founder & CEO, Amper Music

Edward Klaris

Managing Partner, Klaris IP, LLC.

Elgin Thompson

Managing Director, Digital Capital Advisors

Eugene Mopsik

CEO,
American Society for Collective Rights Licensing (ASCRL)

Hale Boggs

Partner, Corporate and Finance Capital Markets, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP; Chair, Manatt Digital

Heather Reid

Dean of Library & Learning Resources, Berklee College of Music

Jesse Grushack

Co-Founder, Ujo Music

Jim Griffin

Managing Director, OneHouse

Joe Naylor

Founder, President & CEO, ImageRights International, Inc.

Karen Peláez

Subsidiary Rights Manager, Harvard University Press

Konstantin Richter

CEO, Blockdaemon

Kris Kliemann

President, Kliemann & Co.

Lee Greer

Founder & President, NPREX

Louis Smoller

Attorney, Savur Threadgold LLP

Mark Isherwood

DDEX Secretariat, Digital Data Exchange, LLC

Michael Shanley

Vice President, IT Business Development, Music Reports

Nathan Lands

Co-Founder & CEO, Binded

Panos Panay

Vice President, Innovation and Strategy, Berklee College of Music; Managing Director, Berklee: Institute for Creative Entrepreneurship

Paul Sweeting

CEO, Concurrent Media
Editor & Co-Chair, RightsTech

Rahul Rumalla

Founder & Chief Technology Officer, Paperchain

Robert Binning

CEO, StreamSpace, LLC

Robert Singerman

VP International Publishing, LyricFind

Rodney Edler

VP Commercial Operations, Virtusales Publishing Solutions

Stephen White

CEO, Dubset Media

Susan Allen

Attorney Advisor (Copyright), United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)

Tatiana Moroz

Founder & CEO, Crypto Media Hub

Ted Cohen

Managing Partner, TAG Strategic

Thomas Minkus

Managing Director, IPR License

Vaughn McKenzie

Co-Founder and CEO, JAAK

Virginie Berger

CEO, Armonia Online

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