On the heels of a highly successful RAIN Summit West in Las Vegas last week comes the announcement of the agenda for RAIN Summit Europe on Thursday May 23rd. Web radio professionals from across Europe will gather to discuss all facets of Internet radio and online audio. Executives from all the key businesses in the industry will participate in panel discussions, make presentations, and advance the development of the business of online audio across Europe.
Topics on the agenda will range from business to technology to programming and include best practices for measurement of online audio, multiplatform content distribution, mobile streaming, sales strategies, and programming for audience growth. Presentations will be presented by James Cridland of Media UK, David Deslandes of Deezer, and Simon Gooch of SBS Radio Sweden/RadioPlay.
The confirmed speaker list includes an impressive mix of Internet radio and online audio executives, with more being added:
- Ben Drury, 7Digital
- Hakan Kostepen, Panasonic
- Matthew Carver, EGTA
- Kjarten Slette, WiMPmusic
- Jan-Willem Bruggenwirth, 538.nl
- Christian Schalt, rs2 and KISS FM, Berlin
- Jan Poelmann, RMS
- Alain Reyes, NRJ
- Jöel Ronez, RadioFrance
- Ali Abhary, Spectrum Medya
- Robert Proctor, Audioboo
- Steve Whilton, Last.fm
- Patrick Roger, Triton Digital
- Holger Weiss, Aupeo
Registration is limited for this event, which was sold out last fall in Berlin. To register for the event using either Eventbrite or Amiando, click here. To submit a speaker proposal, send me an email (email@example.com). Hope to see you in Brussels in May!