Mar 24 through 28th, 2009. Winter Music Conference is regarded as the singular networking event in the dance music industry attracting professionals from over 62 different countries. With its high concentration of top international artists, DJs and industry professionals, WMC reaches international levels of recognition by the audience and press. Every aspect of the industry is represented including the top technological innovators, artists, DJs, producers, radio and video programmers, retailers, distributors, audio manufacturers and more.
The WMC program brings together informed professionals to present new ideas, discuss industry issues, and build new inroads for business development. Meetings and seminars focus on topics such as market strategies, artist development, copyrighting, publishing, writing contracts, artist management, distribution, radio, promotion, internet retailing, and the media.
WMC offers endless opportunities for DJs and artists to network and have their music heard by an international audience of industry professionals. The Demo Listening Workshops, CD compilation, DJ and performance stages, DJ Spin Off and a host of other performance events, showcases and release parties throughout the week, provide limitless opportunities for innovative DJs and artists to break out of the box.
Venues throughout Miami feature a non-stop schedule of events showcasing legendary artists and DJs from all over the world. WMC also presents the International Dance Music Awards, revered as the premier annual awards event for the dance and electronic music industry.