Music Business — February 15, 2013 at 12:56 pm

Event: Social Media Week Singapore



“Together with our amazing partners and our growing community, we are passionate about accelerating our understanding of social media’s role in society. We recognize that through collaboration we can deepen our knowledge, share ideas and inspire each other to take full advantage of the incredible opportunities in front of us.” – Toby Daniels, Founder & Executive Director, Social Media Week

Social Media Week is a worldwide event delivered through a network of creative conferences, exploring the social, cultural and economic impact of social media. Its mission is to help people and organizations connect through collaboration, learning and the sharing of ideas and information.

2013 marks the 5th year of Social Media Week, now held in 26 cities around the world. This year’s global theme is: Open & Connected.


The Singapore edition, kickstarting on Monday, 18th of February, will cover the following themes over the week: social media, e-commerce, marketing, recruitment, travel, entrepreneurship, crowdfunding, music, technology, luxury.

Don’t miss the music part of the event on Thursday 21st afternoon at Broadcast HQ. Open to musicians, music industry people and music fans, the 3-part conference comprises of:

  • ‘Where Music, Social & Tech Collide’, a panel discussion which takes on the topic of how social media has evolved the traditional music business model. Moderated by music writer Hidzir Junaini of JUICE, the panel includes music influences from Universal Music, music on demand website – Deezer, and music artistes Dean Chew (Darker Than Wax) and Inch Chua.
  • ‘Deezer Artist Workshop’, hosted by Pierre Niboyet, Head of Artist Marketing at Deezer, the hour-long workshop will cover topics spanning profiling talents to making a living in the industry.
  • #SMWSGSOUNDS, a networking session for those in the music industry or those who are interested to find out more, with live performances by Inch Chua and Octover. 

Where Music, Social & Tech Collide: 4-5pm
Deezer Artist Workshop: 5-6pm
#SMWSGSOUNDS: 6-10.30pm

Venue: Broadcast HQ, 109 Rowell Road, Singapore, 208031

For complete schedule and registration, please check this link.