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Mondo.NYC, a global music and tech business summit and live showcase festival has announced its next round of business speakers and artist showcases for its third annual four-day event. By day, Mondo.NYC is an incubator for the music and tech industries and by night, is a platform for emerging artists from around the globe to perform at iconic Manhattan and Brooklyn independent venues. Join us on October 2-5, 2018 at the Williamsburg Hotel as we connect fans and creators in a shared mission of empowering artists and advancing ideas in an ever-changing world.

Mondo’s speakers include key leaders from the emerging music and frontier tech industries:

  • Preeti Adhikary, VP of Marketing, FuseMachines
  • Danielle Aguirre, General Counsel, National Music Publishers’ Association
  • Lauren Apolito, SVP Strategy & Business Development, Rumblefish/HFA
  • Shelita Burke, Pop Star/Data Scientist
  • Bryan Calhoun
  • Susanna Choe, Co-Founder, Peace Accelerators
  • Thomas Emmanuel, US Business Development Advisor, Sonm
  • David Garrity, Partner, BTBlock
  • Mitch Glazier, President, RIAA
  • Adam Huttler, General Partner, Exponential Creativity Ventures
  • Lenny Kaye, Artist, Guitarist for The Patti Smith Group
  • Scott Kessler, Director of Business Development, L03 Energy
  • Tammy Khan, Partner, BTBlock
  • Clara Kim, General Counsel, ASCAP
  • Michael Kurtz, Co-Founder, Record Store Day
  • Andrew Levine, Content Director, Steemit
  • Jonathan McHugh, Director/Producer/Music Supervisor
  • Arjun Mendhi, CEO, MTonomy
  • Tatiana Moroz, Founder, TATIANACOIN
  • Ed Morris, Co-Founder and Director, Gate Reality
  • Rohan Reddy, Co-Founder, Y2X
  • Emma Reeves, Executive Director, Free the Bird
  • Jordan Rudess, Keyboardist/Composer, Dream Theater
  • Xander Schultz, VC, Galaxy Investment Partners
  • Cary Sherman, CEO, RIAA
  • Stephen White, CEO, Dubset
  • Bill Wilson, Co-Founder, Indie Ninja
  • Brian Zisk, Co-Founder/Executive Producer, SF MusicTech Summit
  • Shoshana Zisk, General Counsel, George Clinton Enterprises

Click here for a current complete list of speakers.

Mondo’s conference features multiple special events including:

  • RIAA Presents: “Everything You Need To Know About Streaming & The MMA In One Hour”
  • Brian and Shoshana Zisk present MusicTech Day @ Mondo.NYC
  • Guild of Music Supervisors NYC Education Event & Film Fest
  • Record Store Day Presents “A Conversation With…” Series at Rough Trade Records

Mondo 2018’s showcase festival comes to Brooklyn and lower Manhattan venues with artists from countries far and wide – as well as breakthrough NYC and domestic acts.  2018 venue partners include Arlene’s Grocery, Berlin, Bowery Electric, Brooklyn Bowl, Coco 66, Coney Island Baby, The Delancey, DROM, Hank’s Saloon, Niagara, N.O.R.D., Pianos. Full showcase details can be found at  Mondo’s exclusive 2018 “Apply to Play” submission platform is presented by Level, a new music distribution platform for independent artists. Visit doNYC for Mondo show lineups at

Among the highlight artists announced:

  • Omar Souleyman (Syria)
  • Laxmi Bomb (India)
  • Lord Esperanza (France)
  • Crosa Rosa (UK)
  • Kingswood (Australia)
  • Sevi Ettinger (China)
  • Mörk and Ivan & The Parazol (Hungary)
  • Eliane Amherd and Sophie de Quay & The Wave Guards (Switzerland)
  • DJ Shub, Elisapie, Goodbye Honolulu, iskwé, Karimah, and Kielley Koyote (Canada)
  • BriGuel, Girl Skin and HoneyChrome, RYAL (NYC)
  • THRILLCHASER (Providence)
  • The Darbies (Los Angeles)

MONDO’s international showcases include…

  • Northern Beat: An Indigenous Canadian New Music Showcase at the Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • HOTS, The Hungarian Music Export Bureau, Presents Ivan & The Parazol and Mörk
  • Swiss Live Talents present KT Gorique, The Last Moan, Sophie De Quay & The Waveguards, Eliane Amherd

Click here for a current complete list of showcase artists.

Discount badges at 30% off are available until September 25 here.  Hotel accommodations at the Mondo.NYC HQ Williamsburg Hotel can be reserved here through September 25.

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