Music conferences are always a great way to not only meet new people, stay up to the latest, but it also helps in solidifying existing relationships as well.
When you attend music conferences like ADE, SXSW, LAMC, and A3C etc., you should always try to develop relationships and network as much as possible. You may not be able to develop a working relationship immediately while you are there, but meeting and putting your face out there is a sure-fire way to getting people to remember you, potentially laying the framework for a future business opportunity.
Here are a few tips for attending music conferences that you should follow at conferences when trying to build relationships with people in the music industry:
We at Symphonic have been fortunate enough to be able to attend several music conferences, including ADE, SXSW, LAMC, and EDMBiz. During these experiences, we’ve seen a lot of rookie mistakes made by people attempting to network.