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YMF will be attending the Talent Development Conference 2019


Thursday 26th September | Sheffield | 10.30am-5.00pm

KO:HOST at Kollider, Sheffield City Centre

PRS Foundation’s Talent Development Conference is an annual, landmark day of Panels, Keynotes and Networking Opportunities, presented with contributions from our network of Talent Development Partners.

The conference connects music organisations, policy-makers, music creators and talent development pioneers working across the UK, and covering all genres and career levels.

Join us this year in Sheffield to take a fresh look at shared challenges and opportunities for the music sector. Covering a range of topics, we will focus on the need to put meaningful creative support at the centre of talent development approaches.

Speakers include:

Opening Keynote:

Sheffield City Region Mayor, Dan Jarvis MBE MP

Music Creator speakers include:

SELF ESTEEM, Coco, Queen Zee, Rakhi Singh, DJ Nik Nak, Ben Lunn,Soosan Lolavar, CHAINES

Industry speakers include:

Sarah Brooksbank, Artist Manager (Bat For Lashes, Fat White Family), Clare Crane, BBC 6 Music News, Crispin Parry, British Underground, Simon Webb, BBC Philharmonic

More speakers to be announced soon...

Tickets are £15 each

This covers entry and a lunch token so delegates can choose from acclaimed in-house independent kitchens at Kommune in Kollider

PRS Foundation's Talent Development Conference is proud to support BBC Music Day.

The conference is also part of Sheffield Makes Music – as such expect plenty of performances and lots of creative activity all day.

Please note, there will be a Talent Development Partner curated gig on Wednesday 25th September at The Leadmill. We encourage Conference delegates to travel the day before, to catch great live music and stay the night in Sheffield


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