IMS Announce Three Global Summits
No longer confined to the White Isle, the International Music Summit has spread it’s wings in recent years, making its presence felt on a global scale. Now, following on from another successful year of educational and motivational electronic music events in 2015, IMS has unveiled it’s schedule for 2016, announcing three summits, spanning three continents – IMS Engage, IMS Ibiza and IMS Asia-Pacific.
Designed to celebrate the full spectrum of dance music artistry via various panels, workshops and parties, IMS has widely established itself as one of the premier platforms for thought and leadership in electronic music – bringing together a wealth of the industry’s movers and shakers at each conference.
The 2016 calendar begins with IMS Engage on 21st April and will be hosted by W Hollywood, featuring conversations between icons of electronic music and the wider-world of film, fashion, finance and futurism. In May, IMS will head to Ibiza for their main, global flagship summit – a comprehensive three-day event that sets the agenda for the year ahead before touching down in China to discuss the undoubted potential for growth within the Asian market.
Check out a brief synopsis of each event below.
April 21st, 2016 | W Hollywood, California
IMS Engage is a one-day event featuring conversations between icons of electronic music and the wider-world of film, fashion, finance and futurism. The event is hosted by W Hollywood.
May 25th – 27th, 2016 | Hard Rock Hotel
IMS Ibiza is the main global flagship summit. Primed at the beginning of the Ibiza season, international professionals and influencers of the industry unite for a comprehensive three-day event that sets the agenda for the year ahead.
Night Time Schedule:
Wednesday – IMS Legends Dinner
Thursday – Back To Live at The Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza
Friday – IMS Dalt Vila Grand Finale
IMS ASIA-PACIFIC, SHANGHAI, CHINA
September 28th – 29th, 2016
This year, the global industry will come together in Shanghai for a collective, two-day IMSAsia-Pacific edition that will expand on the unique challenges and landscape of the Asia-Pacific region. IMS partners with Budweiser Storm Festival, China’s premier electronic music gathering offering delegates the opportunity to do business in the region followed by a series of satellite parties and the nations leading festival.