ADE Pro Conference 2024


ADE Pro Conference 2024

The ultimate business and inspiration gathering for electronic music | Get ready for a substantial upgrade to ADE Pro this year, Expect a vastly upgraded ADE Pro experience, with new tailor-made matchmaking formats, special performances exclusive to Pro Pass holders and much more.

The first conference & speaker announcements are already lined up, so stay tuned to find out soon. Subscribe now to be the first to hear.


Strategies, Opportunities, Responsibilities | The first major topics of ADE Pro revealed
The ADE Pro conference is set to be more centered around on the most urgent needs and desires of music professionals than any edition before. The first big topics for this year's conference are now confirmed, tackling the strategies, opportunities and responsibilities that define the global electronic music scene.

How do festivals survive in the current landscape filled with uncertainties and challenges ahead, and what does the future of live events look like? How can professionals master the recent explosion in machine learning and (how) will AI dominate our industry in the years to come? How can events turn their ambitions about climate-neutral and circular efforts a reality whilst grappling with heightened expenses on all fronts?


ADE Pro is accessible with the ADE Pro Pass | Get the ultimate ADE experience:

Full Conference Access

✓ Four days of Pro at Felix Meritis
✓ All tracks: Pro, Lab, Green & more
✓ Exclusive special performances for ADE Pro members

Networking & Matchmaking

✓ All network events & Business Hubs
✓ New tailored matchmaking events
✓ Online networking on the ADE Pro platform with new matchmaking tools

All Festival events

✓ Explore 1,000+ Festival events
✓ Improved ADE Pro Pass access
✓ Includes the full Arts & Culture and Friends programs

And much more...

✓ Get the lowest possible rate
✓ New networking & speeddating formats
✓ Full access to all events, drinks & hubs
✓ Get the official ADE 2024 Bag
✓ Pre-sale bonus: buy now and dive in by streaming ADE23 on demand

Felix Meritis

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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.

Haven't received your ticket(s) or cannot find them? You can easily find them by following the steps on this page.