Making A Scene: City Showcases and their Local and Global Impact

With showcase festivals taking place in cities around the world, music fans are presented with an opportunity to not only dig deep into a city’s music scene and culture, but the events themselves can help to support and grow the city’s music infrastructure, as well as their global reputation. This panel will explore the ways in which festivals can help boost a city’s international profile as well as supporting the local music scene and infrastucture, with expert insights from around the globe.

Christoph Storbeck – Linecheck / Ypsigrock
Michael Lambert – Wide Days
Allegra Swanson – Music Nova Scotia
Moderator: Georgie Rogers