ADE Beats Academy 2019 Highlights

Wednesday, 09 October 2019
Next to our annual international conference, networking sessions and showcases, this year ADE Beats also hosts a free talent program with several partners at special locations throughout the city. This program is free, but do RSVP. For more information, please follow the links below.


ADE Beats Academy: Vunzige Deuntjes | Can We Just Talk?
When: 14:00-19:00
Where: Boom Chicago Rozengracht

14:30 - 15:30 Panel 1: Professionals
3 industry professionals share their insight on themes like branding, netwerking and trends.
- Romina Sertorelli (Robin Banks)
- Hakim El Kordi (Top Notch)
- Raynor Bruges (Vunzige Deuntjes)

Moderator: Reinout van Gendt

16:00 - 17:00 Panel 2: Artists
Renowned artists share their tips and tricks
- Dj Abstract
- sojuju
- Johnny 500

Moderator: Charisa Chotoe

17:00 - 19:00 Pitch your set
Do a live set, get judged by Raynor, programmer of Vunzige Deuntjes and win an openingsspot at their ADE event Vunzige Deuntjes X Fiesta Macumba on Thursday Oct. 17.

PS: Entrance is free, but you need a reservation via: http://bit.ly/ADEBEATSINSCHRIJ...
Please note: these talks are in Dutch.

ADE Beats Academy: Online Music Journalism by Noisey
When: 15.00-16.00
Where: Vice HQ (Reguliersdwarsstraat 90-92)

Join us at the VICE headquarter where Wouter van Dijk will give an interactive workshop during which he will talk about online music journalism and the does and don'ts of interviewing artists.

Please note this workshop is in Dutch.

Free Entrance, with limited capacity. Sign up via: http://eepurl.com/gFOTjL


SHESAID.SO X ADE Beats Brakke Brunch
When: 11:00-13:00
Where: Waterkant (Marnixstraat 246)

shesaidso.amsterdam and ADE Beats present this years ‘shesaidso’s brakke brunch at ADE - the Global Meet Up’, this year on Thursday the 17th of October, from 11:00 to 13:00 at Waterkant Amsterdam. Together with friends from Absolut and Amuse, we’re happy to host an intimate meet-up for all global shesaidso and ADE beats members.

Drop by to meet & greet global women in the music industry, connect, network and listen to 4 inspiring 10 Minute Talks : ‘She.Beats’ by 4 of our global members. Enjoy free drinks by Absolut Vodka and snacks sponsored by our friends from Amuse, and re-energize before you continue your ADE week!

4 Inspirational Talks: She.Beats

1. Sally Freeman [ UK ] - PR Glastonburry | TOPIC: “She.Beats : Live Music, Motherhood and Me”
2. Thea Nordqvist [ SWEDEN ] - Labelmanager Amuse | TOPIC: TBC
3. Zanillya [ NL ] - Hiphop Artist | TOPIC: “Living with A Mental Disorder in the Music Industry”
4. Sara Al Hamad [ UK ] - AIM | TOPIC: TBC

RSVP is obligatory.
Full = Full.
RSVP HERE : http://bit.ly/sso-ade-brunch

ADE Beats Academy: Pacct | Keeping It Real - Hip-Hop and Mental Health
When: 15:00-16:00
Where: A'dam Tower Nightclerks Office (Overhoeksplein 1)

For decades keeping it real is the adage to grant your track the authenticity it needs. Telling personal stories, making listeners part of your personal life. In this respect, lyrics could reflect the rapper’s soul and could thus be gateways to the personal wellbeing of the person behind the artist. In this special panel mental coach Esther van der Poel will talk with several rappers and hiphop professionals in response to their lyrics and personal feelingsMental coach: Esther van der Poel (PACCT)Panelists: S10 (Wolf Bookings), DØS (Nocaprecords), Casper Knipscheer (Twist Agency), Freez (rapper), Daniël Busser (rapper)Moderator: Bjorn Schipper (Schipper Legal). Please note this talk is in Dutch.

Very limited capacity, please sign up via: [email protected]


ADE Beats Academy: Top Class | Towards a More Inclusive Industry
When: 13:30-15:30
Where: Top Notch | Noah's Ark HQ (Wijdesteeg 5-7)

During ADE Top Notch presents a new Top class edition in collaboration with ADE Beats. Nicki Farag, Executive Vice President working at Def Jam Recordings has a 1 on 1 Q&A at the Melkweg on Friday 18 October during ADE Beats. Saturday, October 19, we go deeper into the subject "inclusiveness in the music industry" together with Nicki Farag and singer Tabitha. Do you want to be there on Saturday 19 October?

Register via: [email protected] stating your: name, age and place of residence. Limited number of places!