Summer Music Conference San Francisco Sept 27th – Oct 1st, 2006
The Summer Music Conference (SMC), the first annual electronic music conference and technology expo in San Francisco has been announced for September 27th to October 1, 2006. SMC mission is to bring together professionals in music, media, and technology, to generate new opportunities, create synergies and identify trends for the future.
The SMC Outdoor Festival featuring multiple stages is set for downtown south of market San Francisco from 12 Noon to 7PM on Saturday, September 30th. All are welcome at the SMC Festival as it is a suggested donation only event. Additional SMC events will be held all throughout the week at select locations. Artists scheduled to perform include: Ferry Corsten, Green Velvet, Miguel Migs, Doc Martin, Terry Francis, Hipp-e, Nathan Coles, John Tejada, Justin Long, Julius Papp and others.
SMC will feature panelists and speakers from AOL Music, IODA, SnoCap, OM Records, Josh Gabriel (Gabriel & Dresden), Vertigo Films, Nextaid, Electronic Frontier Foundation, UbiSoft, with more being confirmed daily. Keynote speaker Tess Taylor, founder and president of the Los Angeles Music Network (LAMN) and the National Association of Record Industry Professionals (NARIP) will kick off the SMC on Thursday, September 28th.
The Summer Music Conference All Access Pass will set you back $105. More information on the Summer Music Conference