The Music Arena and Muziki Africa to stimulate the African music industry (FAME Week Africa)

Jun 5, 2023

The Music Arena and Muziki Africa are thrilled to join forces and announce their partnership in delivering an exceptional conference and experience that will truly stimulate the African music industry.

Through an engaging lineup of keynotes, round table discussions, market intelligence sessions, case studies, fireside chats, and workshops, the Muziki Africa Conference attendees will gain valuable insights and face the music on a wide range of industry topics, shaping the future of music in Africa and beyond.

Taking place from 4th to 6th September as part of FAME Week Africa, The Music Arena presents the highly anticipated Muziki Africa Conference at the CTICC 2. This remarkable event will cover a diverse range of crucial subjects that impact the music industry today, creating a platform for knowledge sharing, networking, and collaboration among music professionals, artists, entrepreneurs, and policymakers.

Here’s why you should book your spot at the Muziki Africa Conference:

  • Immerse yourself in the latest industry trends and emerging markets that revolutionize music consumption.
  • Unlock the secrets of successful artist development and management, from branding to revenue streams.
  • Embark on a transformative journey of personal and professional growth in music education and career development.
  • Explore innovative recording techniques, software, and gear to elevate your musical creations.
  • Harness the power of music as a catalyst for social change and justice, promoting diversity and addressing ethical issues.
  • Discover the intricate relationship between music and media, unlocking new avenues for collaboration and promotion.
  • Master essential aspects of the music business, including licensing, copyright, and entrepreneurship.
  • Experience the captivating world of music synchronization, integrating your music into visual storytelling.
  • Expand your network, gain invaluable insights, and shape the future of the African music industry.

“The partnership between The Music Arena and Muziki Africa is a game-changer for the African music industry. Together, we aim to create a platform for knowledge sharing, networking, and collaboration, fostering growth and innovation within the industry,” says Antos Stella, CEO of The Music Arena.

“The Muziki Africa Conference presented by The Music Arena, is an unparalleled opportunity for music professionals to contribute to the vibrant African music scene. We are excited to join forces with The Music Arena in delivering this exceptional event,” adds Martin Hiller, Portfolio Director: FAME Week Africa.

Don’t miss out on this extraordinary opportunity to be part of the Muziki Africa Conference, where the brightest minds in the music industry converge to share their knowledge, experiences, and insights. Elevate your music career, expand your network, and gain the tools you need to thrive in the ever-evolving music landscape.

Contribute to the vibrant African music scene and shape the future of the industry. Connect, collaborate, and foster innovation with fellow music professionals, artists, entrepreneurs, and policymakers.

For more information on Muziki Africa visit our website.

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FAME WEEK AFRICA, in the Host City of Cape Town, is an essential destination for African and global creative professionals and features content sessions, music showcases, film screenings, exhibitions, professional development, and a variety of networking opportunities. Conferences and festivals will celebrate the convergence of the tech, film, television, animation, and music industries. FAME Week Africa consists of the following corelated shows MIP Africa, Cape Town International Animation Festival (CTIAF), Muziki Africa and Media & Entertainment Solutions Africa (MESA)

MIP AFRICA offers a unique experience of pre-scheduled one-to-one matchmaking that guarantees meetings between content creative, producers and buyers as well as sellers to support programmes, sales and co-production partnerships. MIP Africa is the latest addition to the MIPCOM series of events.

CAPE TOWN INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION FESTIVAL (CTIAF) is the largest dedicated African Animation B2B event on the continent, with a programme that has something for everyone. Attendees can enjoy workshops, dedicated networking sessions and a content sessions.

MUZIKI AFRICA is Africa’s premier conference and marketplace for the continent’s music industry to engage on the business of music. Focusing on the core music business (labels, publishers, rights societies and more), the technology sector (start-ups, developers, and big tech companies), and brands and the agencies that represent them (for music and brand campaigns,) Muziki Africa is the place that will put you face-to-face with the people, content, and ideas to give you a fresh year of opportunity.

MEDIA & ENTERTAINMENT SOLUTIONS AFRICA (MESA) With film and video content and digital audio content more popular than ever, MESA helps connect businesses with the creative professionals needed to make content to delight their target audiences. No matter what goals you want to achieve, we’ll help you find the qualified professionals and resources you need to make your ideas become a reality.

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