INDIE ENTERTAINMENT SUMMIT is an annual event taking place in the Entertainment Capital of the World L.A. – in the NoHo Arts District / N.Hollywood, CA, with 4 big days of amazing Industry Seminars & Workshops, and 4 nights of Live Music & IES Honors, World Premieres & Special Performances. The event is open to Artists, Bands / Groups, Indie Labels, Filmmakers, Business Executives, Technology Experts and anyone with an interest in becoming & growing as an entertainment professional. Learn the latest trends to turn your passion into a sustainable business, and walk out with a plan of action & new connections and relationships to build with!
This is, without a doubt, the GREATEST time in history for the independent artist and entertainment professional to build a successful money-making business. Due to the low cost of production tools and the power of mobile and internet technologies, doing it yourself has never been easier. IES is focused on getting you up to speed on the business strategies and latest tools technologies you need to find success.
What you’ll learn:
Set Up Your Business For Success: From legal structure to building the right platform and setting up a winning team, we’ll show you how to partner for success through affiliates and joint ventures to get the money rolling in!
Effective Social Media & Content Marketing: Learn how to create a winning marketing strategy. Turns 1000 Super fans into a six figure income!
Know Your Rights: Learn how to protect yourself and your assets in today’s sharing economy.
Get PAID by giving it away for FREE: Discover the power of free content to grow your business. The more you give, the more money you get!
Where The Industry Is Heading: Keeping ahead of the curve is critical, learn from those in the know and get a jump on the latest trends. Don’t get left behind!
The Latest Tech To Power Your Business: Hear from leaders in mobile and interactive technologies and find the tools & apps you need to supercharge your business.
Want to be a YouTube Star? Hear from those artists that have turned their art into 100 million+ views and hear how they did it.
The Perfect Pitch: Learn how to put the perfect pitch together to create a successful crowd funding campaign or to sell your project.
Gear & Tech Expo: Test drive the best of the best in music gear & entertainment technology from leading manufacturers and tech companies!
Party at night: Hang with industry peers and hear some of best up and coming artists & bands from all over the country & world at IES events happening nightly.
& so so much more!
This is a one of a kind event that can super charge your career!
The Summit will take over several venues across the N. Hollywood, Universal City, & Hollywood, California – The Entertainment Capital of the World! Access all of our historic venues via Metro Red Line train. Park, Ride, & Walk to all events!
Convenient location, easy to park, reasonable hotels/motels, & accessible by Subway, Buses, Greyhound station on the block, Amtrack Train station nearby, Burbank airport (approx 5 minutes away) & LAX (30 minutes by shuttles & rent-a-cars)
IES was envisioned by a group of acclaimed industry veterans with decades of success in the industry who are dedicated to providing opportunities for talent & business to thrive in the ever-changing world of entertainment.
The Conference offers attendees an opportunity to learn and grow with over 50 Seminars & Workshops where Industry Leaders share their secrets for success in the business. Speakers include executives from Top Music Labels, BMI, SESAC, ASCAP, GRAMMYS, INDMUSIC, CDBaby, ADA, INGROOVES, TV Program creators, Social Media Leaders, Top DJs & Radio Programmers, Leading Blogs – Magazine Journalists, Concert & Tour Promoters, Film Production Companies, cutting edge Tech CEOs and more!
Live Performances will showcase the best bands & artists from around the world in front of the Media, A&R, Attendees from across the Industry and Industry decision makers!