The SF MusicTech Summit brings together visionaries in the evolving music/business/technology ecosystem, along with the best and brightest developers, entrepreneurs, investors, service providers, journalists, musicians, and organizations who work with them at the convergence of culture and commerce. We meet to do business and discuss, in a proactive, conducive to dealmaking environment.

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SF MusicTech Summit 17 ROCKED!!

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Thanks to all of our attendees, staff, sponsors, speakers, artists, musicians, press, and volunteers who helped make SF MusicTech Summit 17 a HUGE success!

Listen to (many) Panels from Summit 17 here. More to come soon!

You can also download them as podcasts from our iTunes podcast station.

The Agenda Is Now LIVE!!

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To see all the Speakers and Sessions, click here

8:30 – 8:50a Registration and Breakfast
Sakura Room
8:50 – 9:00a
Welcome & Opening Remarks
Brian Zisk, Executive Producer, SF MusicTech Summit
9:10 – 9:20 Break
Sakura Room
9:20 – 10:20a
Liat Karpel Gurwicz,
Performance by Karmin

Big Data Meets Music: New Opportunities to Identify and Predict Musical Behavior
Jeff Smith, Smule, CEO

Social Media & Fan Engagement
Ledisi, artist
interviewed by
Bryan Calhoun, Blueprint Group

Spring Room
9:20 – 10:20a
Hot Legal Issues in the Music Industry
MODERATOR: Gary Greenstein, WSGR
David Ring, David Ring Media, LLC
Ron Gertz, Music Reports
Morvarid Metanat, Pandora
John Rudolph, Music Analytics


Next Summit Announced: Nov 10, 2015!

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Recordings from Nov 11, 2014 are online now. Listen here:

Listen to our ALL amazing panels and presentations from past SF MusicTech Summits for free at anytime on SoundCloud! Check them ALL out here.

Photos Are Online!

Check our Facebook photo albums here for a collection of the shots by our photographers Mitch Maher and Michael O’Donnell. And here’s a great collection of photos by Kara Marphy on Flickr. Be sure to tag familiar faces, including your own!




hypebot#SFMusicTech Summit | Recap & Remarks
November 12, 2014
By: Laura Schneider

thedjlistFuture of Industry, Audio Quality Initiative Among Hot Topics at 16th SF MusicTech Summit
November 12, 2014
By: Glenn Molina, The DJ List

techcrunchJukely Offers Unlimited Concerts for $25 a month
November 12, 2014
By: Sarah Buhr

sfstationReview: Highlights From SF Music Tech Summit
November 12, 2014
By: Zach Reisler
SF Station

And more press here!

Two SF MusicTech Summit Startup Winners -Acquired!

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Startup Winners
Congratulations to two of our Summit XI Startup Innovators Challenge winners!

Timbre acquired by Details are here. acquired by Jawbone. Details are here.

Our contest is a way for promising start-ups to compete for an opportunity to showcase at the SF MusicTech Summit XV on May 20, 2014.

Round 1 complete: Thanks to everyone who submitted by 4/18/14 at 11:59 (PDT).  Those who submitted applications in Round 1 have priority consideration.

Round 2 complete: Thanks to everyone who submitted by 4/28 at 11:50 (PDT).  The contest is now complete, and judging is under way!