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Wednesday, March 18 • 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Wearables Schmerables: What it Means for Music

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The wearable device trend has many implications for music - beyond health monitors, there are 3G and 4g connected headphones, motion controlled, connected wristbands, sports training devices with programmed music.
Will these devices spur new ways of consuming music? The form factors will drive some of the behavior: many are single use devices for a specific purpose, and they are often minimalistic and small - so have little to no control mechanism or search capabilities.
With limited to no storage in wearable devices, are niche streaming and highly curated channels more likely than accessing your entire collection?
Learn from experts how music will evolve with the wearable device evolution.

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Vivek Agrawal

Prod Mgr/Audio, Jawbone
Vivek leads audio software at Jawbone. He previously co-founded NoiseToys, acquired by Jawbone in 2013. Prior to NoiseToys, he composed music with AR Rahman on a number of his movies in India, including the Oscar-winning score for Slumdog Millionaire. You’ll often find him exploring... Read More →

Neil Dana

Dir of Music Mktg, GoPro

Jason Hardi

Founder & CEO, Muzik
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Jonathan Lazar

SVP of Strategic Music Partnerships, Muzik
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Vickie Nauman

Principal & Owner, Future of Music Coalition
Vickie Nauman specializes in digital media and content strategy, the intersection of technology and music, and international business development. Nauman has a background that spans traditional and digital media, and varied insider experience in licensing, product management, marketing... Read More →

Wednesday March 18, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm CDT
ACC Room 15

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