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Apr
2014

A2IM CMW 2014 Reception (Toronto, May 8)


Posted in Events, Members Only by A2IM

We hope you will join us for an A2IM member-only beer & wine reception on
Thursday, May 8th from 6PM – 7:30PM at the Monarch’s Pub at Eaton Chelsea Hotel
(only a seven minute walk from the CMW Conference Marriott), 33 Gerrard St W, Toronto, info.

RSVP HERE

A Big “THANKS” to our CMW Reception Sponsor

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Mar
2014

2nd Brazil Trade Mission: September 24-26, 2014 (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)


Posted in Events, News by A2IM

In addition to the two, upcoming, just announced, trade missions to Singapore & Toronto, Luciana Pegorer of our sister organization in Brazil, ABMI, will again invite A2IM members to attend their conference, Rio Music Buzz, from September 24 – 26 in downtown Rio. Last year’s trade mission to Brazil was both a business and social success, more about the upcoming trade mission to come soon …

Contacts from the 1st mission to Brazil can be found HERE.

Earlier this year the International Trade Administration hosted a webinar titled: Distribution & Licensing in Brazil. Luciana Pegorer of ABMI was one of the guest speakers. Watch the webinar HERE.

Mar
2014

Export Trade Mission Opportunity: Canadian Music Week: May 7-10 in Toronto – 50% Reimbursement of Expenses


Posted in Events, News by A2IM

CMW 2014As noted last week A2IM is soliciting member applications to attend Canadian Music Week from May 7th thru 10th. Canadian Music Week is the preeminent Canadian music conference which covers all industry bases from radio to social media to publishing to touring and more.

In addition, as is done on all A2IM trade missions, there will be A2IM/Canadian Music Week curated one-on-one business meetings on Thursday May 8th from 3PM to 5PM with potential Canadian export partners covering music labels, distribution companies, licensing including syncs, touring & merchandise, etc. as was done on previous A2IM export trade missions to Asia, Brazil and South Africa (plus Midem for the past two years).

Under the U.S. Commerce ITA MDCP program A2IM will reimburse 50% of eligible expenses (up to a $900 payment against $1,800 of eligible expenses) toward attendance at CMW amounts we expect will cover your costs.  Please note that the we will receive an excellent group rate for registrations but please also note that the trip is subject to certain U.S. Commerce spending restrictions, for example you must fly an American carrier in coach and meals are subject to daily per diem limits with no alcohol reimbursement allowed. In addition due to government caps on hotel costs we will not be able to stay at the conference hotel, Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel ,  but will stay at a very nice nearby hotel, the  Eaton Chelsea Hotel, which is within walking distance of the conference hotel. Participants can upgrade to the Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel at their own expense. Additionally. the goal of the export program is to support music labels new to export and support music labels looking to expand their export businesses. Quarterly reports on export progress by participants will be due for a period of 3 years. The MDCP application is HERE. Please send completed MDCP applications to Sheryl Cohen (sheryl@a2im.org) before the MDCP application deadline of Wednesday, March 19th. We need a minimum of 12 people, who did not attend this conference in 2013, to green light this trip. Priority will be given to A2IM music label members.

We thank our supporters at U.S. Commerce ITA and MDCP for their support of our member’s export initiatives! We also thanks our colleagues at Canadian Music Week. Canadian Music Week will be A2IM’s fifth export support opportunity. Previous Commerce ITA supported Trade missions have included MIDEM 2013 and a mission to Brazil this past April, as well as Midem 2013 and 2014 support. There were also a September 2013 trip to Asia and to South Africa which were funded by the U.S. SBA and NY State and Tennessee.

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Mar
2014

Export Trade Mission Opportunity: Branded Asia’s “All That Matters” including Music Matters- May 20-25 in Singapore- 50% Reimbursement of Expenses


Posted in Events, News by A2IM

AllthatMatterslogoFinal-01As noted last week A2IM is soliciting member applications to attend “All That Matters” which includes Music Matters in Singapore from May 20 thru May 25. All That Matters is a preeminent Asia Business2Business2Fan experience comprising music, digital and social media under one roof! Music Matters 2014 is bringing some of the most famous and biggest names in the entertainment industry with the likes of Marc Geiger, Daniel Glass, Charles Caldas, Brian Message, Thomas Dolby, Alan Ridgeway, Mary Megan Peer and many more. With thought-provoking conferences, workshops, inspirational talent mentoring, creative academies and business networking with a large scale, international music festival and YouTube talent showcase where fans get to meet their idols in the flesh.

In addition, as is done on all A2IM trade missions, there will be A2IM/Branded Asia curated one-on-one business meetings with potential export partners from all attending Asia territories with music label, distribution companies, licensing including syncs, touring & merchandise, etc. as was done on previous A2IM export trade missions to Asia, Brazil and South Africa (plus Midem for the past two years).

Under the U.S. Commerce ITA MDCP program A2IM will reimburse 50% of eligible expenses (up to a $1,900 payment against $3,800 of eligible expenses) toward attendance at All That Matters, amounts we expect will cover your costs.  Please note that the we will receive an excellent group rate for registrations but please also note that the trip is subject to certain U.S. Commerce spending restrictions, for example you must fly an American carrier in coach and meals are subject to daily per diem limits with no alcohol allowed. In addition due to government caps on hotel costs we will not be able to stay at the conference hotel, the Ritz Carlton,  but will stay at the very nice Swiss Hotel only 500 meters away (a third of a mile walk mostly air conditioned). Participants can upgrade to the Ritz Carlton at their own expense. Additionally. the goal of the export program is to support music labels new to export and support music labels looking to expand their export businesses. Quarterly reports on export progress by participants will be due for a period of 3 years. The MDCP application is HERE. Please send completed MDCP applications to Sheryl Cohen (sheryl@a2im.org) before the MDCP application deadline of Wednesday, March 19th. We need a minimum of 12 people, who did not attend this conference in 2013, to green light this trip. Priority will be given to A2IM music label members.

We thank our supporters at U.S. Commerce ITA and MDCP for their support of our member’s export initiatives! We also thanks our colleagues at Branded Asia. All that Matters will be A2IM’s sixth export support opportunity. Previous Commerce ITA supported Trade missions have included MIDEM 2013 and a mission to Brazil this past April, as well as Midem 2013 and 2014 support. There were also a September 2013 trip to Asia and to South Africa which were funded by the U.S. SBA and NY State and Tennessee.

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Feb
2014

A2IM Cocktail Mixer Event (LA, May 6th, 2014 – RSVP Required)


Posted in Chapters, Events, Members Only by A2IM

A2IM is hosting an LA chapter, A2IM members only, cocktail mixer on Tuesday, May 6th at Pink Taco located in the Westfield Century City Mall, the week that Music Biz 2014 is being held. We will salute Sub Pop founder Jonathan Poneman, recipient of the MusicBiz 2014 Independent Spirit Award!

Big thanks to Beats Music and Redeye Distribution for co-sponsoring this event!!!

We need a head count so please RSVP HERE if you plan on attending.

Click HERE to see a list of your A2IM member peers and VIP music partners who have already RSVP’d.

Event Details

Who: A2IM Members

What: Informal Cocktail Party Mixer – FREE beer, wine & Mexican finger foods

When: Tuesday, May 6th beginning at 7:00pm to 10:00PM

Where: Pink Taco, 10250 Santa Monica Blvd, LA, CA | MAP

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Feb
2014

A2IM Discount: Billboard Latin 2014 (Miami, April 21-24)


Posted in Events, Members Only, Special Offers by A2IM

BillboardLatin2014The Billboard Latin Music Conference Presented by State Farm will celebrate its 25th anniversary on April 21-24, 2014 with three days of panels, showcases, special awards and exclusive Q&As, culminating with the annual Billboard Latin Music Awards, broadcast live on the Telemundo network. The Billboard Latin Music Conference has grown from a one-day event featuring five industry panels into Latin music’s biggest, longest-running and most prestigious gathering.

A2IM members may register HERE using the promo code

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