Panelists

Adámek Petr

Petr Adámek has been working in the music media environment for fifteen years. He went through online music platforms Musicserver.cz, Koule.cz, iReport.cz and Aktualne.cz. For the past six years, he…

Annet X

She was able to gain attention at an early age as a blogger under the pseudonym AnnBloggerKid. From an early age, she was drawn to music, and then Ben Cristovao pulled…

Bagal Yash

Yash is a writer, researcher, and founder of Appetite for Distraction—a newsletter dissecting music and tech. He’s also a contributing writer at Every—focusing on the creator economy. He has previously worked at ByteDance,…

Balčirák Karel

Karel Balčirák je zakladatel a spoluvydavatel časopisu Spark, s třicetiletou historií jednoho z nejdéle působících hudebník periodik na česko-slovenském trhu. V pozdějších letech si osvojil moderátorskou praxi ve vlastním pořadu Spark Report na Radiu Orion, dále pak na Radiu…

Battye Duff

Duff Battye has worked as a PR in the UK for 25 years. Starting at Virgin Records and then Sonymusic, Duff set up his own company Duff Press in 2000. He has…

Blaschko Šimon

Téměř 12 let se Šimon Blaschko pohybuje v kulturní branži – začal malými koncerty ve svém rodném Vimperku, nyní už více než 6 let působí v pražském Rock Café, z toho 3 a půl roku…

Blažek Petr

18 years on the Czech music scene. Manager, sound engineer, producer, music publisher (label DaSkaRecords), founder and owner of the agency 420 Production. He collaborated on festivals Respect, Khamoro, as…

Boudaud Thibaut (Hajde)

After resuming studies in 2013 and obtaining a master’s degree in cultural project management at Sciences Po Grenoble, Thibaut specialized in the subjects of cultural and creative industries in Eastern European countries, and…

Čajčík David

Booker, promoter, and journalist. In 2013, he co-founded the concert agency Heartnoize Promotion, with which he brought hundreds of world alternative names to the Czech Republic, such as Black Midi,…

Cole James

James Cole is a distinctive personality of the Czech rap scene and also a master of disguise. After his solo album under the monicker Phat, he turned the Czech hip hop scene…

Daniel David (Miss Petty)

Drag queen who fantastically links the world of hyperbole and self-acceptance with progressive music genres such as hyperpop and rap. Even Aid Kid collaborated on the new EP “Y2GAY”, and it…

Daron Jiří

Jiří Daron je ředitelem největšího mezinárodního rockového open-air festivalu v ČR Masters of Rock, který se každoročně koná ve Vizovicích u Zlína. Za zmínku jistě stojí i další hudební akce pod taktovkou agentury, jako jsou…

Davidson Alexandre (LowDee)

After graduating in applied physics from the University of Westminster (London), training as sound engineer at INSAS film school (Brussels) and studying/practicing as professional musician my professional career was focused…

Delfino Ricardo

Founder, booker, and fundraiser of the music festival Top RoofTop fest in Karlovy Vary, founder of Wild Delfino Booking, booking agent of the bands The Wild Roots and Seventh Passion,…

Dunne Jeremy (From Play to Rec)

Jeremy Dunne started his career as a front of house sound engineer in his early twenties before heading towards studio production. Nevertheless, he kept touring and improving his skills as a front…

Dvořák Adam

Adam Dvořák je vedoucím oddělení zastupovaných ve společnosti INTERGRAM, která zastupuje výkonné umělce a výrobce hudby.

Fiala Tomáš

Tomáš Fiala je organizátorem jednoho z nejvýznamnějších metalových festivalů u nás – Brutal Assault. Na tento event se každoročně sjíždí fanoušci tvrdé hudby z celého světa a patří mezi přední evropské festivaly věnující se tomuto žánru.

Főző Zsolt

Zsolt is an industry specialist working at the Budapest based Hangveto. As a program coordinator, he is helping to develop Hungary’s next European Capital of Culture program in the city of Veszprém. As…

Galtung Andreas

Norwegian Lawyer (cand jur 1985). Researcher at the NRCCL Univ Oslo 1986-2001 Practising Lawyer 2001-2012 Norway Innland Univeristy of Applied Sciences. (main teaching labour law, public adm law and IP…

Guarino Flavia (Restart)

Young and enthusiastic booking agent and manager, committed to the 360-degree creative booking strategies. With experiences in the field of booking, management and production for single artists, bands and labels…

Gutierrez Miguel (acordAR)

Started as a rapper when I was 15 years old and for my great happiness, the  alues that the Hip Hop culture brought would define my personal and professional development over the…

Hajduk Michal

Michal Hajduk started as a an independent concerts booker/promoter, gaining experience as music curator at Centre For Contemporary Art in Warsaw, independent music venues manager, tour manager and bands manager, co-programmer…

Hájková Radka

Od realizace CSR projektu pro Staropramen na českých hudebních festivalech přes komunikaci a PR festivalu Rock for People až po marketing a strategii Parku 360. V roce 2015 spoluzaložila komunikační a digitální agenturu Community, která se zaměřuje na udržitelnost, společenskou…

Havelka Václav

Singer, composer, manager and producer, founder of the band Please the Trees and musical dramatug of the Prague MeetFactory.    

Jančíková Šárka

Šárka Jančíková působí v OSA od roku 2015, kde se věnuje komunikaci, PR a především grantovému programu Partnerství OSA. S nejrůznějším grantovými programy má zkušenosti i z druhé strany coby žadatel ze svého dřívějšího působení v organizaci Dočasky.cz,…

Kaščák Michal

Promoter, musician, composer, and lyricist. At the age of thirteen, he was performing mainly in the underground clubs of communist Czechoslovakia, with a band Bez ladu a skladu they participated at the…

Klapproth Peter

As former musician and experienced PR agency head, the Berliner by choice got to know the music business from both sides. He does not only have the relevant expertise but also…

Klementová Monika

Monika Klementová se v hudebním světě pohybuje přes 20 let. V roce 2000 začala na pozici PR a marketing v Paláci Akropolis, následně spolupracovala na mezinárodních projektech a věnovala se exportním aktivitám. Jako freelancer poskytovala PR a marketingové služby…

Klementová Monika

Monika Klementová se v hudebním světě pohybuje přes 20 let. V roce 2000 začala na pozici PR a marketing v Paláci Akropolis, následně spolupracovala na mezinárodních projektech a věnovala se exportním aktivitám. Jako freelancer poskytovala PR a marketingové služby…

Klíma Václav

Hudební dramaturg, produkční a booking agent. Je zakladatelem promotérské společnosti Heartnoize Promotion, která v České Republice uspořádala stovky koncertů alternativní hudby v širokém žánrovém rozpětí a spolupořádala festivaly Moody Moon Noize, Jednota Kalvárie a Jednota Soulkostel….

Landštof David

David Landštof is a drummer by profession. He played with Lenka Dusilová, Radůza, Xindl X, Aneta Langerová, Druhá Tráva, and so on. As a producer, he created a project called Wabi a Ďáblovo stádo….

Leischner Vojtěch (Trick the Ear – Stream live spatial studio)

Vojtěch Leischner se zajímá o video, počítačové vidění, virtuální realitu a nová média. Ve svojí práci se zabývá vývojem jak hardwaru, tak softwaru. Jeho autorské filmy byly prezentovány na mnoha mezinárodních festivalech včetně festivalu…

Leška Rudolf

JUDr. et Mgr. Rudolf Leška, Ph.D., LL.M. studied theatre studies and law at universities in Prague (Faculty of Arts of the Charles University, Faculty of Law of the Charles University),…

Lichnovský Zdeněk

He graduated from the Faculty of Humanities of the Charles University with a Bachelor thesis that deals with the specifics of Radio Wave broadcasting. He continued his studies at the Faculty…

Lotz Mirca

Mirca Lotz is a curator and project manager based in Munich, Germany. With her creative agency [fwd: like waves] she promotes live music events – often in in off locations and…

Lytovka Inna

Inna Lytovka is a project manager of Music Export Ukraine, an independent initiative that helps to build international careers for Ukrainian artists, develop talents and integrate local music market into the…

Makovcová Hana

Hana began her career in 2005 as a music photographer and journalist specialising in interviews with international artists. During her years in London, she photographed for DJ Mag and many independent…

Martínková Aneta

As a musician, she released her debut album First I Thought Everyone’s Staring at Me under the name Margo. She is studying New Media Studies at Charles University and has worked for…

Mašátová Anna

Anna is a freelance music journalist, PR specialist, a member of the grant committee for the Ministry of Culture for Alternative Music and conference director of Nouvelle Prague. She is a founder of management…

Milroy Gemma

Gemma Milroy began her career in live music working for Neil Warnock at The Agency Group (now UTA) and followed that up with a stint at WME. She then found her…

Mráziková Zuzana

Zuzana Mráziková is a Head of PR & marketing for SHARPE festival and LALA Slovak Music Export office. She’s also a band manager of Slovak nine-piece Fallgrapp, and a partnership manager of the summer…

Mues Henning

Henning Mues is the founder of Hamburg and Berlin based management company Euphorie, taking care of many of Germanies most recognized independent musicians, such as Ilgen-Nur, Ebow and Leoniden, who…

Nguyen David

David is a booker for Rock for People – one of the major festivals in the Czech Republic. The 26th edition of the festival will be on 10th – 12th July…

Nový Jakub

Vice-chairman of Svaz autorů a interpretů (SAI, Union of Authors and Performers), chairman of Česká obec hudební (ČOH, the Czech Musical Community), but also a keen musician and organizer of smaller concerts….

Odehnalová Tereza

She started organizing concerts under the nick Mood about three years ago, since then she’s been gaining experience as a promoter of smaller alternative names and, last year, she started helping…

Oravcová Anna

Anna Oravcová is a sociologist whose research focuses on hip hop and related social and cultural phenomena. Apart from research and writing for expert publications and magazines, she dedicates herself also…

Otumahana Mary (The RecordShop)

Mary Otumahana is an award-winning entrepreneur and musician. She has had the privilege of partnering with global brands, such as O2 Telefonica, Samsung, Nike, Tottenham Hotspurs and RedBull to help…

Pařízek Michal

Michal Pařízek is the editor-in-chief of Full Moon magazine, where he has been working since its establishment in 2010. He has been publishing since 2002, also in media such as…

Pavlovič Radek

Mnoho let trase novinařina-PR-marketing-produkce. Aktuálně pracuje pro hudební kancelář SoundCzech. První pracovní zkušenosti získával v domácí redakci ČRo Radiožurnálu, deníku E15 nebo mediální agentuře Médea. V letech 2015-2018 propagoval čtyři ročníky metalového festivalu…

Périer Gina (Lapee)

Hi, my name is Gina, I am 27, half french half italian. I live in Copenhagen where I graduated as an architect and founded Lapee with Alexander. In 2017 and 2018, Alexander and…

Pilip Jiří

Jiří Pilip se na Ministerstvu kultury zabývá alternativní hudbou. Do náplně jeho práce patří správa výběrových dotační řízení, spolupráce s českou proexportní kanceláří SoundCzech či komunikace s odbornou veřejností. Na starosti má také Úmluvu UNESCO 2005…

Pochylý Marek

Marek Pochylý je hlavním organizátorem a zároveň zakladatelem festivalu Slovácké Léto, který se již více než dekádu koná v Uherském Hradišti. Festival není pouze hudebním zážitkem – díky svému rozmanitému sportovnímu programu nabízí…

Rabia Majdi (Fairphonic)

After a three years span in Fintech, helping the biggest banks compress and reduce their risk, I decided to leave it all and start something on my own in a more suited industry…

Rappak Roman (Overview Ark)

Roman Rappak is frontman of Miro Shot, a band that have used game engines with live music to create a brand new kind of live experience. From the overwhelming success of this…

Režný “Daňýk” Dan

Jak na sociální sítě prozradí Daniel “Daňýk” Režný, který se stará o sociální sítě a PPC Wohnoutům (kde šéfuje také merchandisingu), Poletíme?, B – Side Bandu a Civilní obraně, stojí za customer care & PPC…

Richter Katrin (Release Day)

As a studied Art Historian (B.A. hons, Upper 2.1), I love in-depth research and art, but my firm roots in music always let me return to the source. Dedicated to amplitude, frequency…

Rudolf Kamil

Kamil Rudolf je majitelem největšího česko-slovenského hudebního festivalu Beats for Love a klubu Stoun ve Frýdku-Místku, který patří k nejstarším klubům v Česku. Mimo jiné organizuje a spoluorganizuje spoustu další festivalů a eventů. Za zmínku určitě stojí…

Sedlák Jiří

Jiří Sedlák specializes in cultural marketing, PR, communication and promotion. From 2003 until now, he’s been taking care of the communication and marketing campaign of the festival Colours of Ostrava….

Šíma Jakub

When Jakub Šíma was walking in the second grade of elementary school with studio headphones on, others were wondering. Long nights spent alone in the woods with an internet connection…

Šolc Martin

Promotér, booking agent, produkční a aktivní hudebník. Jeho práci můžete znát z mnoha českých festivalů jako například Koncert pro Budoucnost, Praha Žije Hudbou, KAMEN!CE, Mladí Ladí Jazz, Student Fest, Apríles nebo Kampus Fest….

Souček Zdeněk

Zdeněk Souček pořádá hudební festivaly již více než dvacet let. Jeho nejvýznamnějším projektem je festival Let It Roll, který dnes rezonuje mezi fanoušky tanečního žánru drum & bass po celém světě a který…

Stadnyk Tetiana

Tetiana Stadnyk is a project manager at Music Export Ukraine, carrying out non-formal education projects at MEU. She is an experienced manager of non-profit initiatives, event facilitator, fundraiser, and an aging member of the European…

Štancl Filip

Since 2015, he’s been a member of the booking team for the festival ROCK FOR PEOPLE, where he’s in charge of the Czech club scene, the advancing of all the Czech…

Štěpánek Přemysl

In the years 1999 – 2002 he worked for the club Stará Pekárna, from 2002 to the present is in the independent music publishing house Indies Scope. In 2012 he…

Strejček Roman

Since October 2007, he’s been the chairman of the board of OSA which he joined in August 2005 as the head of broadcasting and online media department. Before that he…

Svíba Dušan

Dušan Svíba is founder and booking agent at Earth Music, the Czech based booking agency established in 2002, active within Central European territory and focused on genres like americana, alt-country,…

Thalerová Katja

Katja Thalerová is a Head of partnership & sponsoring for SHARPE festival and LALA Slovak Music Export office. She’s also a booker & manager of Slovak bands Tolstoys and Genuine Jacks. Katja…

Thomes Michal

Graduated from the University of Chemistry and Technology and in 1995 co-founded the festival Rock for People. He became the chairman of the festival association FESTAS, which unites 23 Czech…

Thornhill James

James Thornhill is a journalist, music marketer, DJ and curator working out of the Midlands, UK. In 2020, he launched Proxy Music to help artists and labels promote themselves more effectively…

Tkáč Vojtěch

A music publicist and moderator of the main broadcast of Radio 1 and co-author of the musically obsessive magazine called Reflektor. He’s a member of the close editorial staff of the…

Vedral Honza

Music journalist, editor-in-chief of Headliner magazine. He wrote authorized biographies about Ivan Král in 2019, Meky Žbirka in 2016 and is a co-author of the book about radio director Jiří Horčička…

Vítek Tomáš

Tomáš Vítek has been working in PR and marketing for the rock magazine Spark for five years and during this time he has been also contributing as an author. Apart from…

Vittori Claudio (Flower of Sound)

Kreativní ředitel a zakladatel Machine Jockey a Flower of Sound. Nejdřív je záměr, pak vibrace a nakonec zvuk. O FLOWER OF SOUND Flower of Sound používá zvuk a technologie k uzdravování, a to v nejširším smyslu tohoto slova,…

Vlček-Chiu Ewelina (Ai fen)

Ai fen is a solo project of Ewelina Vlček-Chiu, singer, musician and producer also known from the witchwave duo ba:zel. Last year, Ai fen released her strong debut “postforever”, which she…

Vohralík Marek

Marek Vohralík je ředitelem jedné z největších pořadatelských agentur u nás, agentury Beatworx, která stojí například za festivaly Let It Roll, Renegade festival nebo Imagination festival. Od roku 2017 také působí jako výkonný…

Zenzerovich Martin (Groovly)

My professional background is in technology, having developed award-winning artistic tools and video games for companies like Google, DreamWorks Animation and Electronic Arts among others. I am also a DJ, record…

Zhořová Marie

Marie Zhořová je umělkyně, producentka a projektová manažerka. Pracuje jako ředitelka BrainZone sync a publishing a zaštiťuje BrainZone digital. Vystudovala antropologii a právo v podnikání, a hudbě se profesionálně věnuje již 9 let. BrainZone Sync & Publishing…