ADE Conference 2019

The Rough Guide to ADE Conference

ADE's conference program is the ultimate business and inspiration platform for the global electronic music industry, featuring dedicated programming for music professionals, aspiring DJs/producers and musicians, tech start-ups, brand- and marketing managers and much more.

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Program
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Conference Program

The conference program takes place every year from ADE Wednesday through to ADE Saturday, with main conference ADE Pro covering the latest trends in bookings, clubbing and festivals, as well as the very latest insider knowledge on streaming, publishing and label-related topics. ADE's daytime offer also includes ADE Beats, and ADE Green. Most of the 9.000 delegates work in the field of electronic music, and are eager to hear about the latest business and market developments, alongside dedicated programming focused on branding, marketing, sustainability, social change and technology. In 2020 ADE will also continue to host conference programs dedicated to young creators and young professionals.

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Conference Program

The conference program takes place every year from ADE Wednesday through to ADE Saturday, with main conference ADE Pro covering the latest trends in bookings, clubbing and festivals, as well as the very latest insider knowledge on streaming, publishing and label-related topics. ADE's daytime offer also includes ADE Beats, and ADE Green. Most of the 9.000 delegates work in the field of electronic music, and are eager to hear about the latest business and market developments, alongside dedicated programming focused on branding, marketing, sustainability, social change and technology. In 2020 ADE will also continue to host conference programs dedicated to young creators and young professionals.

Pro Conferences
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ADE Pro

The global business platform for electronic music.

Founded in 1995, ADE Pro is the annual gathering of the global electronic music industry. The three-day conference runs from Wednesday, October 21st through Friday, October 23rd 2020 and features dedicated programming for music professionals.

ADE Beats

Connecting hip-hop, bass and beats worldwide since 2010.

ADE Beats presents international keynote speakers, unique networking sessions, inspiring music talks, business cases, and the latest on rising hip-hop, bass and beats markets, business opportunities and emerging trends.

ADE Green

Sustainability, innovation and social change in the music industry.

ADE Green features international keynote speakers, food for thought in combination with practical hands-on workshops and a range of panels on different topics.

ADE TECH

Showcasing the future.

ADE TECH features some of the most important emerging technologies and showcases some of the brightest minds of our generation.

ADE Guesthouse

Meet up with the industry

At the Guesthouse, visitors will be able to meet vital industry players from leading regions. 2019's guesthouse programs at De Balie included House of China, French Electronic Lab and Asia Konnekt.

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ADE Pro

The global business platform for electronic music.

Founded in 1995, ADE Pro is the annual gathering of the global electronic music industry. The three-day conference runs from Wednesday, October 21st through Friday, October 23rd 2020 and features dedicated programming for music professionals.

ADE Beats

Connecting hip-hop, bass and beats worldwide since 2010.

ADE Beats presents international keynote speakers, unique networking sessions, inspiring music talks, business cases, and the latest on rising hip-hop, bass and beats markets, business opportunities and emerging trends.

ADE Green

Sustainability, innovation and social change in the music industry.

ADE Green features international keynote speakers, food for thought in combination with practical hands-on workshops and a range of panels on different topics.

ADE TECH

Showcasing the future.

ADE TECH features some of the most important emerging technologies and showcases some of the brightest minds of our generation.

ADE Guesthouse

Meet up with the industry

At the Guesthouse, visitors will be able to meet vital industry players from leading regions. 2019's guesthouse programs at De Balie included House of China, French Electronic Lab and Asia Konnekt.

2020 | Early Bird

Access to the complete day & night program of our 25th edition

€ 425
  • Valid all days
  • Access to all conference tracks
  • Reach out to delegates via the ADE database
  • Access to business hubs & networking lounges
  • Access to the complete festival and arts & culture program (limited capacity at venues)
  • Receive ADE Bag
LIMITED TICKETS AVAILABLE HERE

Sound Lab
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ADE Sound Lab

The global conference for sound, creativity and technology.

The multi-day ADE Sound Lab program features the latest in sound and technology. Get up close with your favorite artists in MusicTalks, gear demonstrations or Studio XL Sessions, and get feedback on your music during demo pitches, workshops and masterclasses.

ADE Beamlab

Visual technologies and high-end stage design.

ADE BeamLab presents inspiring audiovisual talks, showcases including the latest software, and a look behind the scenes of creative directors.

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ADE Sound Lab

The global conference for sound, creativity and technology.

The multi-day ADE Sound Lab program features the latest in sound and technology. Get up close with your favorite artists in MusicTalks, gear demonstrations or Studio XL Sessions, and get feedback on your music during demo pitches, workshops and masterclasses.

ADE Beamlab

Visual technologies and high-end stage design.

ADE BeamLab presents inspiring audiovisual talks, showcases including the latest software, and a look behind the scenes of creative directors.

University
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ADE University

Inspiring young creative industry professionals.

ADE University is an outreach program that aims to inspire and educate both Dutch and international students who aspire to be the music professionals of the future.

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ADE University

Inspiring young creative industry professionals.

ADE University is an outreach program that aims to inspire and educate both Dutch and international students who aspire to be the music professionals of the future.

Want to know more about ADE Conference?

ADE 2020 will be accessible through a new offer which aims to bring together industry professionals, aspiring entrepreneurs, creative talents and the many electronic music enthusiasts around the world in a safe and socially responsible way.

Ticket will soon be available. Please pre-register here to be updated.

ADE's 2020 venues will soon be announced!

Amsterdam can be reached by basically all public transport, bike and car. Detailed directions are available at this  page. Are you looking for a travel planner for public transportation? This website will help you with travelling in and around the city.

Come by train
Amsterdam is easily accessible by train. Easy, because no hassle with parking in the always bustling city.  Make sure you are in possession of a valid ticket. In case you have a public transport card, ensure that you have enough balance on the card. Single train tickets can be purchased at the yellow vendor machines at the station.

Tip: We recommend you to arrange train tickets in advance through the E-ticket shop.

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