IGNITE Seminars & Speakers Announced

March 21st 2016
Aspiring event managers and musicians are invited to hear from top music industry professionals at the IGNITE Seminars, held on Saturday 9 April at the Aotea Centre.

Aspiring event managers and musicians are invited to hear from top music industry professionals at the IGNITE Seminars, held on Saturday 9 April at the Aotea Centre. IGNITE Seminars will offer insights and tricks of the trade for organising and marketing shows and tours. IGNITE Seminars are free to attend and open to all, with the Event Management session in the morning followed by Marketing and Publicity in the afternoon.

IGNITE is very proud to host some of New Zealand's top promoters in the Event Management seminar covering venues, budgets, ticketing, sponsorship and much more. The session will feature Mark Kneebone (Laneway Festival NZ and Live Nation) and Katie and Lucy Macrae (Chicks that Scream and Mystery Girl) and will be facilitated by Kingsley Melhuish, the Programme Leader in Diploma in Music and Event Management at MAINZ.

NZ Herald Entertainment Writer Lydia Jenkin will facilitate the Marketing and Publicity seminar held in the afternoon, joined by publicists Josie Campbell (Great Things) and Janine Russell (Noise PR).

The seminars are free and open to all, thanks to support from Auckland Live, MAINZ, NZ Music Commission and the Ministry of Youth Development. More speakers to be announced. Full information and to RSVP to attend, visit www.igniteprogramme.org.nz

IGNITE Seminars
Saturday 9 April - Upper NZI in the Aotea Centre
Event Management 10:30am - 12:00pm
Marketing & Publicity 1:30pm - 3:00pm

 

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