Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) has revealed its latest lineup of speakers for the ADE Pro Conference, covering a diverse range of topics such as personal branding, brand innovation in the music industry, the future of dance music, live events, and more. Notable speakers include the US music producer and DJ Dillon Francis, HoneyLuv, and DJ Minx in conversation with BBC Radio 1Xtra’s Tiffany Calver, an interview featuring The Blessed Madonna and Dave Clarke, and Armin van Buuren reflecting on Armada Music’s 20-year journey with CEO Maykel Piron and Nadine van Bodegraven. The Grammy Award-winning composer of HBO’s The White Lotus, French DJ/producer Kittin, and many others are set to share their insights.
The conference also takes a deep dive into the future of festivals, with organizers from renowned events like Sziget, DGTL, Exit Festival, ARC Music Festival, Milkshake, and more discussing the challenges facing live events, financial dynamics, and strategies to ensure the long-term vitality of the festival sector.
In addition, ADE Pro explores the intriguing world of Artificial Intelligence and its potential in predicting music hits. Experts like Dr. Paul J. Zak, Dr. Alexander Genevsky, and Kim Hoekema from Sony Music will discuss how technological advancements can revolutionize the A&R process in a session that promises to be eye-opening.
Cristobal Tapia de Veer, known for his iconic score for HBO’s The White Lotus, joins ADE Pro as part of BMIM x ADE to shed light on the creative process behind the award-winning score, emphasizing the pivotal role of music in the series.
With the recently announced Insider Knowledge series featuring leaders from TikTok, Spotify, YouTube, SoundCloud, Beatport, and TuneCore, ADE Pro Conference is shaping up to be a must-attend event with over 20 program highlights. Dillon Francis will share insights on amplifying digital momentum, highlighting the crucial aspects of building a personal brand and engaging a global audience across various platforms.