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Thursday, May 17 • 3:30pm - 5:30pm
Tech Innovations in Live Music

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Technology developments in VR, AR and holograms are changing the view of what epic storytelling can be! This series of presentations and panel discussions will offer expert views on what’s working in the live music world today, these technologies are having on the music and media landscape, and their thoughts on the future.

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Karen Allen

President, Karen Allen Consulting
Karen Allen is a business development executive specializing in emerging platforms for the entertainment industry. She helps entertainment tech startups understand what they’ve built and where it fits in the market, devises strategies for B2B adoption of their product/service, and... Read More →

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Mark Iannarelli

CEO & Co-Founder, Endless Riff
Mark Iannarelli is the CEO & Co-Founder of Endless Riff, a social music virtual reality (VR) platform that provides new ways for music fans to experience live, recorded and self-captured music together. The passion to enter the music business began at the Bonnaroo Music Festival in... Read More →
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Jeff Pezzuti

CEO, Eyellusion
Jeff Pezzuti is CEO of Eyellusion, where he leads the company’s live music hologram production creation. He oversees Eyellusion’s collaborative work with artists and management to design, create and tour hologram-based productions that meet fan demand, open new revenue opportunities... Read More →
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Ben Samuels

President & GM, MelodyVR
Ben Samuels is the President & GM of MelodyVR, where he oversees MelodyVR’s U.S. operations, as well as artist and label relations within North America.  Melody uses VR, as well as other emerging technologies to revolutionize music entertainment and serve as the destination for... Read More →
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Ahmet Zappa

EVP of Global Business Development, Eyellusion
Ahmet Zappa is EVP of Global Business Development at Eyellusion, where he is instrumental in expanding Eyellusion’s artist roster and forging relationships with brands.  Zappa is also an entrepreneur, NY Times Best Selling author, film and television screenwriter and producer... Read More →

Thursday May 17, 2018 3:30pm - 5:30pm CDT
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