15:00 - 16:15 Q&A with Darko Skulsky (Radioaktive Film)
Darko Skulsky will open the first day of the forum with a presentation on the unique experience of Radioaktive Film collaboration with the stars of the British musical scene. Moderator of conversation: Oleksandr Varenica - columnist, editor and music manager.
17:00 - 18:15 How Did You Get Here?
Panel participants: Anna Jaskiewicz – A&R manager at cult British music label Warp Records. Tabitha Thorlu-Bangura – Partnerships & Events Manager and host at London station NTS Radio. Panel moderator: Oleksandr Varenytsia – reviewer, editor, and music manager.
Guests on this panel are world-class music industry professionals. Young, talented and adept at their fields, they will talk about their ways of successful professional development, and will highlight the difficulties and challenges facing anyone on this way. Besides, Anna and Tabitha will share their sector-specific experience of working in the British music industry, where they deal with world-famous artists of electronic, hip-hop, and jazz scenes on a daily basis.
18:30 - 19:45 Visual Innovations in Music Shows
Participants: Max Cooper – star of the British electronic scene, Yuriy Kostenko – founder of Front Pictures, and Maksym Poberezhskiy – media artist and ideologue of BLCK studios.
The world is changing fast. Rock’n’roll of the future is science and technology, paid much more attention to at festivals all over the world. At the same time, electronic music and artists working to create it see the future of their scene in combining music and video content. The synergy of music and other arts is the key topic of the winter forum. This panel’s participants will discuss it, provide relevant examples from their experience, and will try to get a glimpse of the future, predicting trends in the field of visual solutions for music shows.