Breaking: EDMbiz Announces Panels, Speakers, and Party Schedule

The ever-growing success of the EDM industry is further bolstered by EDMbiz, as part of Electric Daisy Carnival Week. The 2nd annual Edmbiz Conference launches next week, hosted by KCRW music director and DJ, Jason Bentley. Panels, speakers, and nightclub party schedules have been announced.

Discussion topics can be seen here, “with more to be announced,” in the near future.

Among the delegates are Steve Aoki, Beatport CEO Matt Adell, Perry Farrell ( Founder of Lollapalooza), Live Nation Electronic Music President James Barton, and much more.

Finally, in addition to the panels and speakers, “complimentary admission to Las Vegas’ best nightclubs” will be issued into Lavo, Marquee, and Surrender, among many, with featured performances by ATB, Aviccii, Nero, and more.

EDMbiz has established itself within a couple years as “the must attend conference for electronic dance music” and will be held June 18 – 20 at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.

Here is the extensive and updated list of panelists and speakers

Neil Ackland, CEO and Founder,
Matthew Adell, CEO, Beatport
Afrojack, Artist/DJ/Producer
Jila Alaghamandan, Entertainment Director, Insomniac
Lynn Albers, COO, Spark! Productions Chicago
Lee Anderson, Agent, AM Only
Steve Aoki, Artist/DJ/Producer
Katie Bain, Senior Music Writer, LA Weekly
Doug Barry, Managing Director, Selby Ventures and Artist Capital Group
James Barton, President, Live Nation Electronic Music
Jason Bentley, Music Director, KCRW radio (Moderator)
John Boyle, Chief Growth Officer and Interim CFO, Insomniac
Bunny, Creative Director, Insomniac
Todd Chaffee, General Partner, Institutional Venture Partners
Costas Charalambous, SVP, SBE Nightlife
Senthil Chidambaram, CEO, Dancing Astronaut
Ted Cohen, Managing Director, TAG Strategic
Matt Colon, Partner / Manager, Deckstar
Dan Cutforth, Founding Partner, Magical Elves
Dash Berlin, Artist/DJ/Producer
Eddie Dean, Owner, Pacha New York
Dirty South, Artist/DJ/Producer
Bruce Eskowitz, COO, Red Light Management
Ari Evans, Founder and CEO, Less Than 3
Perry Farrell, Artist and Founder, Lollapalooza
Shelly Finkel, Vice Chairman, SFX Entertainment
Bill Freimuth, VP of Awards, Grammys
Marc Geiger, Head of Music, William Morris Endeavor
Geronimo, Director of Programming Electronic/Dance Format, Sirius XM
Seth Goldstein, CEO, DJZ
Martin Gontad, Producer, Creamfields Argentina
Steve Goodgold, Agent, The Windish Agency
Steve Gordon, Owner, Circle
Allan Hardenberg, CEO, Alda Events (A State of Trance, Armin Only, I Am Hardwell)
Jasja Heijboer, Owner, Ace Agency
Chris Kantrowitz, Founder and CEO, Gobbler
Kevin Kerslake, Director, DJ AM Documentary
Sam Kirby, Agent, WME
Stephanie LaFera, Owner, Little Empire Music
Simon Rust Lamb, Esq., COO and General Counsel, Insomniac
Mikhail LaPushner, CEO and Founder, OneBeat
Vivien Lewit, Director Content Partnerships Music, YouTube
Rob Light, Managing Partner and Head of Worldwide Music, Creative Artists Agency
Jane Lipsitz, Founding Partner, Magical Elves
Ryan Mac, Reporter, Forbes
Kerri Mason, GM, and Contributor, Billboard
Maria May, Agent, CAA
Daniel Mendoza, Regional Manager, Chapter Operations, Grammys
Liz Miller, General Manager, Big Beat/Atlantic
Neil Moffitt, CEO, Angel Management Group (Hakkasan)
David Moricca, Founder and CEO, Mixify
Kurosh Nasseri, Attorney at Law and Co-Founder, Association for Electronic Music
Josh Neuman, Co-Founder, Complete Control/Recreation Worldwide/THUMP
Sarah Polonsky, Senior Editor, Vibe
Gary Richards, CEO, HARD Events
Matt Rodriguez, Agent, AM Only
Pasquale Rotella, CEO, Insomniac
Edward Shapiro, Partner, Reed Smith LLP
Todd Sims, CEO, Flavorus
Rick Stevens, CEO, Y Entertainment Group (Ron Burkle’s music investment arm)
Jason Strauss, Managing Partner, TAO Group
Tommie Sunshine. Label Owner, Brooklyn Fire and Writer, Huffington Post
Mike Tunnicliffe, Chief Growth Officer, GroupM/WPP
Ben Turner, Director, Graphite and Co-founder, Association for Electronic Music
Hunter Williams, Agent, CAA
Joel Zimmerman, Global Head of Electronic Music, William Morris Endeavor
Brian Zisk, Managing Director, SF MusicTech Fund and Executive Prod