Photo 183065

Billings are the New Front Line

Typeface, placement in the line-up list and overall look are now crucial weapons in the battle for your presence at large scale live events. It's a war of sorts and it's being played out all around us every spring and summer. But really, should everyone just forget it and go alphabetical? Should logos be banned? How many headliners can you really credibly present, and how many big names do you really need to when they up your costs and make recouping harder?

Conference FAQ

ADE's Conference program features multiple conference tracks and offers the ultimate business and inspiration platform in the field of electronic music, attracting music- and related industry professionals, start-ups, aspiring producers and musicians, students, VJs, visual artists and stage designers.

The main conference venue is the DeLaMar Theatre in Amsterdam. The other venues are within walking distance from the theatre. You can find all conference venues here.

All you have to do is to make sure you purchased a ticket for the conference. Both the ADE Pass and ADE Conference Pass will gain you access to the full conference program including all tracks and ADE by Day program. If you do not like to attend the full conference, we also offer single sub-conference tickets (available soon).



Related Events

IAEL Workshop: Meet The Lawyers Speed-Dating Session

IAEL Workshop: Meet The Lawyers Speed-Dating Session

ADE legal presents: Dick Molenaar (Tax Partner, All Arts Tax Advisers, NL), Julian Bentley (Writer, Lawyer, IEAL, UK) , Lindsay Arrington (Attorney, LaPolt Law, US) Olivier Sasserath (MVVP, BE), Marijn Kingma (Lawyer, Höcker Advocaten, NL), Moderator: Marcel Bunders (Lawyer, Hellingman Bunders Advocaten, NL),

The Changing Landscape of Brand Integration

The Changing Landscape of Brand Integration

Brands - Alex Hes (Founder, E&A Events, NL), Andy Varley (CEO, Founder, Insanity Group, GB), Karin Koopmans (Founder, Strategic Planner, Oikido LLC, NL), Shaun Duvet (Co-Founder, Manager, The Unit, ZA), Tamanna Mordani (Co-Founder, Partner, Envision India, IN), Moderator: Karan Badkar (Co-Founder, Partner, Envision India, IN)

We The Audience - Curated Playlists: Good for Business?

We The Audience - Curated Playlists: Good for Business?

Moderators: Christine Diamantopoulos (Content & Licensing Manager, The District, CA), Stefan Raupach (Content Coordinator, The District, CA)

Keynote by Cercle: The Show Must Go On

Keynote by Cercle: The Show Must Go On

Live Forum - Derek Barbolla (Founder, Cercle, FR), Mathieu Glissant (Director of Photography, Cercle, FR)

Data is King - How Smaller Labels Can Really Benefit from Data

Data is King - How Smaller Labels Can Really Benefit from Data

Arjo Klingens (Founder, LaLaLa Management, NL), Justin Tatipata (Artist and Label Manager, Be Yourself Music, NL), Lee Morrison (Director, Owner, Monokrome Music, GB), Noah Smits (Pauw Agency, NL), Wilbert Mutsaers (Head of Content, Spotify Benelux, NL), Moderator: Kees van Weijen (President, Impala, NL)

Future Clubs - How To Stay Relevant in the Ever-changing Club Landscape

Future Clubs - How To Stay Relevant in the Ever-changing Club Landscape

Atella (DJ, Head of A&R, Aftercluv, VE), Brice Coudert (Artistic Director, Surprize Agency, FR), Esther van der Poel (Mental Coach, Pacct, NL), Patricia Altisent (CEO, Founder, Transmat Agency, CH), Moderator: Ryan Saltzman (Partner, Senior Agent, The Bullitt Agency, US)

Talent: Blessing or Curse? Part 1: On The Spectrum

Talent: Blessing or Curse? Part 1: On The Spectrum

Health - Clare Scivier (Founder, Your Green Room, GB), Dave Clarke (Artist, GB), Florian Picasso (Artist, FR), Lorne Padman (Vice President, Dim Mak Records, US), Weska (Artist, CA), Moderator: Fenny Nadorp (Life Coach, NL)

Talent: Blessing or Curse? Part 4: Hannah Wants

Talent: Blessing or Curse? Part 4: Hannah Wants

Health - Hannah Wants (Artist, GB), Moderator: Emerald Rose Lewis (Artist, GB)

To Sign, or Not to Sign? That is the Question

To Sign, or Not to Sign? That is the Question

Labels, Streaming & Publishing - Fidelity Kastrow (Artist, DE), Jane Slingo (Executive Producer, Electronic Music Conference, AU), Mattijs van Welzenis (Cloud 9 Music, NL), Roo Currier (General Manager, IDOL Digital Distribution, GB), Ultra Naté (Artist, US), Moderator: Elizabeth Muirhead (Head of Legal & Business Affairs, BMAT Music Innovation, GB)

From 6-60: The Ever Expanding Electronic Demographic

From 6-60: The Ever Expanding Electronic Demographic

Andreea Magdalina (SheSaid.So, RO), Alex Drewniak (Artist Manager, BC DGTL, SE), Edo van Duijn (CEO, Headline Entertainment, NL), Loic Le Joliff (Co-Owner, Talent Buyer, Brunch in The Park, FR), Steve Rodway (Producer, Motiv8, GB), Moderator: Kristin Schrot (Artist, Miss Nine, DE)

Shape CopyCreated with Sketch.