Meet the Publishers and A&R's

Meet the Publishers and A&R's session followed by ADE drinks

Publishers and A&R's in the room: Fedde Le Grand (A&R, Darklight Recordings), Darnell Yzer (Senior Creative, Next Era Publishing), Lőrinc Lóczi (A&R, Next Era Publishing), Desi OMeara (Creative Director, Kobalt Music), Tessa Butler (Creative Manager, Kobalt Music), Ken Komisar (Publisher, Nothing Hill Music Management), Jeffrey Lens (Manager and A&R, Triumph Studio), Werner Charmes (A&R, Charmes Management/BLPRNT Publishing/In Control Recordings), Pascal Nanlohy (A&R, PSG Music), Daniël van der Sluijs (Co-Founder, Opus Media Management), Gregor Salto (A&R and Owner Dadadam), Lisette Nijpels (Label manager/A&R, Dadadam)

Host: Renske van Kollenburg

Experience the ultimate networking opportunity at ADE, where you will have the chance to connect with industry-leading publishers and A&R professionals. Join us to build invaluable connections and conduct business right at the heart of the event.

13:45 - 15:30 One-on-One Networking

This is an informal session, and anyone is welcome, but you will be expected and encouraged to move around the room and make yourself known to as many of the participating professionals as possible in this (~8 min per round) speed dating networking session. So prepare your pitch, be sure to be able to define your appeal and dive in! This is your chance to engage with industry leading publishers and A&R's.

15:30 - 16:30 Networking Drinks

ADE is bringing together some of the top publishers and A&R professionals from the electronic music industry. This offers you a one-of-a-kind chance to learn from experienced experts. The session will kick off with introductions, followed by a networking session, and wrap up with a drinks.

Andaz Amsterdam

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Conference FAQ


Join us at the Felix Meritis for the full ADE Pro programme. The conference is set to be extended by an additional day, taking place from ADE Wednesday to Saturday. Just down the road the prestigious Andaz Amsterdam by Hyatt Hotels is transformed to a buzzing network & business hub from Wednesday to Friday.


ADE Lab returns with a four-day programme from ADE Wednesday to Saturday at the Brakke grond and many more venues around the Amsterdam Nes area.

We do not sell ADE Conference only or Day Passes. The only way to get access to the ADE Pro Conference is the ADE Pro Pass.

Tickets for the specialist sessions and ADE Lab can be found on the ticket page.

Our conferences are accessible for all ages in general. Do note that when alcoholic beverages are served, access can be denied.

Happy to see your interest in enhancing and contributing to our Conference program! To submit your conference ideas or panel suggestions, kindly complete this online application form provided.

Our Conference team will review all proposals. If your idea stands out and piques our interest, we'll reach out to you. Keep in mind that we receive numerous submissions, so using this application form doesn't guarantee selection. We appreciate your understanding.

Please visit one of our info & ticket centers to receive your personal ADE Pro badge & wristband:

PRO Registration Desk at Felix Meritis
Tue 17 October: 16:00 to 20:00
Wed 18 October: 09:00 to 20:00
Thu 19 October: 09:30 to 20:00
Fri 20 October: 08:30 to 20:00
Sat 21 October: 10:00 to 20:00

PRO Registration Desk at I Amsterdam Store - Central Station
Tue 17 October: 14:00 to 19:00
Wed 18 October: 09:30 to 19:00
Thu 19 October: 09:30 to 19:00
Fri 20 October: 09:30 to 18:00
Sat 21 October 09:30 to 18:00
Sun 22 October 12:00 to 17:00

PRO Evening Registration Desk at Het Groene Paleis
Wed 18 October: 18:00 to 22:00
Thu 19 October: 18:00 to 21:00
Fri 20 October: 18:00 to 21:00

Please be aware that your E-ticket is strictly personal and non-transferable. Identification with your ID/passport is mandatory which means your items cannot be picked up by someone else.

Also, don’t forget to complete your details before ADE to make sure we have all your details for your personal badge.