2012 Speakers

A – Z (by first name):

A

Adam Jankie (COO, llusive)
Adam Lane (Director, GEA Interactive)
Adrian Basso (President, CBAA / General Manger, 3PBSfm)
Adrian Marchesani (Manager, Standard Publishing)
AJ Maddah (Event Promoter, Soundwave / Harvest Festival) - KEYNOTE
Alastair Burns (Manager, Jordie Lane)
Alberto Guijarro Rey (Director, Primavera Sound Festival, SPAIN)
Alex Zaccaria (Tour Promoter & Band Manager, Bolster Music)
Almudena Heredero (Primavera Sound Festival, SPAIN) - KEYNOTE
Amanda Brotchie (Musician, Not Drowning Waving / Film & TV Writer/Director, High Wire Films)
Andie Reid (Tour Manager)
Angie Hart (Musician)
Ashley Admiraal (Planning & Environmental Advisor, Music Victoria / FairGo4LiveMusic)

B

Ben O’Connor (Manager, Twerps)
Ben Strong (Senior Associate, GI & Sanicki Lawyers)
Bernadette Ryan (Manager, Bernadette Ryan Management)
Brian Ritchie (Curator, MONA FOMA, AWME)
Brian Taranto (Director, Love Police)

C

Cael Fenby (National Events Manager, Destroy All Lines)
Cate Carr (Director Liquor & Gambling Policy – Office of Liquor, Gaming & Racing)
Charles Jenkins (Musician / Manager, Push Songs)
Chelsea Wilson (Music & Interviews Manager, 3PBS FM)
Chet Faker (Musician)
Chris Gough (Managing Director, Native Tongue Music Publishing)
Chris Johnson (Manager, AMRAP)
Christie Eliezer (Australasian Correspondent, Pollstar / Senior Music Industry Columnist, The Music Network & Beat)
Claire Collins (Manager & Publicist, Bossy Music)
Clare Bowditch (Musician)
Con Kalamaras (Senior Writer Services Representative Vic/Tas, APRA | AMCOS)

D

Dan Rosen (CEO, ARIA)
Daniel Petchey (Event Promoter, Can’t Say / Purple Sneakers)
Daniel Randell (General Manager, Music SA)
Daren Levin (Managing Editor, Fasterlouder / Mess+Noise)
Darren Sanicki (Principal, GI & Sanicki Lawyers)
Dave Ruby Howe (Music Director, triple j Unearthed)
David Bridie (Producer / Musician, Not Drowning Waving / My Friend The Chocolate Cake) 
Dean Ormston (Head of Corporate Services, APRA | AMCOS)
Dom Alessio (Presenter, Home & Hosed – triple j)
Doug Wallen (Editor, Mess+Noise)
Dylan Michel (Musician, Wooshie / Record Label & Artist Collective Manager, This Thing)

E

Edwin Tehrani (Booking Agent, New World Artists)
Elise Peyronnet (Festival Director, Melbourne Music Week)
Eric Moore (Band Manager/Musician, King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, Flightless Records)
Evet Jean (Manager, Chet Faker / Director, Opulent)

F

Fergus Linehan (Festival Directory, Vivid, Sydney)
Forrester Savell (Producer)
Frank Rodi (Online & Mobile Licensing Manager, APRA | AMCOS)

G

Gareth Parton (Producer)
Gordon Anderson (Industry Development Coordinator, Music SA)
Graham “Buzz” Bidstrup (Manager, Buzz Management)
Gregg Donovan (Manager, Wonderlick Entertainment)
Guy Blackman (Manager, Twerps)

H

Helen Marcou (Co-Founder, SLAM)

I

Iain Shedden (Music Journalist, The Australian, AWME)
Ian Jorgensen (Founder, Camp A Low Hum, NZ)

Indra Adams (Booking Agent, Singhala Music)

J

Jaddan Comerford (Director, The Staple Group)
Jane Gazzo (Broadcaster, Max TV)
Janelle Johnstone (Marketing & Events Manager, 3PBS FM)
Jasper Donat (President, Music Matters / CEO, Branded, AWME)
Jayce Varden (Co-Founder & COO, PledgeMusic)
Jaymz Clements (Editor, triple j magazine)
Jerome Borazio (Director, Get Notorious)
Jess Cornelius (Musician, Teeth & Tongue)
Jess McGuire (Presenter, Triple R Breakfasters)
Jimi Maroudas (Producer)
Johann Ponniah (Director, I OH YOU)
John Lee (Musician, Mountains In the Sky / Composer & Producer)
Johnny Moretti (Musician, Johnny Rock & The Limits)
Julian Hewitt (Senior Solicitor, Media Arts Lawyers)
Jun-Lin Yeo (Artistic Director, Rainforest World Music Festival / Borneo Jazz Festival, Malaysia, AWME)
Justin Heazlewood (Musician, The Bedroom Philosopher)

K

Karl Richter (Director, Level Two Music)
Dr Kate Shaw (Future Fellow in Urban Planning & Geography, University Of Melbourne)
Katie Lio (Editorial Manager, BigPond Music / MOG)
Kimbra (Musician) - KEYNOTE
Kirsty Brown (Executive Officer, MusicNSW)

L

Leesa Ellem (Tour Manager)
Leigh Treweek (Director, Street Press Australia)
Luke Logemann (Manager, UNFD)

M

Maggie Collins (Manager, Golden District Management / Presenter, triple j)
Mahesh Mathai (Co-Founder, Blue Frog Venues, India, AWME)
Malcolm Haynes (Talent Buyer, Glastonbury, AWME)
Marcus Teague (Musician, Single Twin / Music Journalist/Editor, The Vine)

Maria Chiu (Deputy Artistic Director, National Chiang Kai-Shek Cultural Centre, Taiwan, AWME)
Mark Seymour (Musician)
Mark Smith (Manager, Music NT)
Mark Wallace (Musician, Weddings Parties Anything)
Martin Atkins (Artist, Label Owner & Author, USA) - KEYNOTE
Martin Boulton (Editor, The Age EG)
Mary Mihelakos (Columnist, The Age EG / Band Booker,The Aussie BBQ)
Matthew Minchin (Senior Manager Portfolio Strategy – Environmental Policy Division, Department of Sustainability)
Meg Williams (Executive Director, AAM)
Michael Barclay (Musician, Weddings Parties Anything)
Michael Parisi (Manager, Michael Parisi Management)
Michael Tucak (Principal Lawyer & Director, Creative Legal)
Mick Thomas (Musician, Weddings Parties Anything)
Mikelangelo (Musician / Media Personality)
Mike Huckaby (DJ, Red Bull Music Academy)
Millie Millgate (Export Music Producer, Sounds Australia)
Moira McKenzie (Solicitor, GI & Sanicki Lawyers)

N

Nicci Reid (Director, Sugar Mountain)
Nicholas Jones (Editor-In-Chief, Tone Deaf)
Nick O’Byrne (General Manager, AIR / Associate Programmer, BIGSOUND)
Nick Yates (Manager, UNFD)

P

Patrick Donovan (CEO, Music Victoria)
Paul Thomas (Musician, Weddings Parties Anything)
Paula Henderson (Artist Programmer, WOMAD UK, AWME)
Peter Bayliss (Spokesperson & Treasurer, MusicACT)

Q

Quincy McLean (Co-Founder, SLAM / Bakehouse Studios / Blue Ruin)

R

Rae Harvey (Manager, Crucial Music)
Rebecca Reato (Publicist & Co-Founder, Deathproof PR)

Rebecca Young (Booking Agent, Artist Voice)
Roger Field (Vice President / Promotions, Live Nation)
Ross Mueller (Artist Director & Playwright, Geelong Courthouse ARTS)
Rowan Robinson (Manager, No Dice Management)
Ryan McLerie (Musician, House VS Hurricane)

S

Sam Thompson (Group Content Director, MCM Media)
Sarah-Jane Wentzki (Writer Services Representative, APRA | AMCOS)
Scott Horscroft (Vice President A&R, EMI / Producer)
Scotty McKenzie (Agent, Premier Artists)
Associate Professor Shane Homan (Head Communications & Media Studies, Monash University)

Shane O’Donohue (Editor, Street Press Australia)
Shen Lihui (Founder and Director, Modern Sky, Beijing, AWME)
Simon Winkler (Music Coordinator, Triple R)
Sophia Brous (Musician, Brous / Board Member, Music Victoria)
Sophie Kirov (Tour Manager)
Stacey Piggott (Publicist, Two Fish Out Of Water)
Stephen Wade (Agent, Select Music)
Steven Schram (Producer)
Stu Harvey (Presenter, Short Fast Loud – triple j / Senior International Label Manager, Shock Records)
Stu Mackenzie (Lead Singer/Musician, King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard & Flightless Records)
Susan Forrester (General Manager, Melbourne Big Day Out / Push Board Member / Soundscape Artist)

T

Taryn Stenviei (Music Editor, Beat Magazine)
Tom Fraser (Manager, Big Scary)
Tom Johannesen (Agent, Fetch Agency)
Tom Mattessi (Director, This Town Touring, Beijing, AWME)
Tom Supple (Director, Supplefox / Creative Associate, Melbourne Festival)

V

Van Walker (Musician)
Vanessa Bassili (Publicist, Little Old Me Publicity)

W

Wil Burston (Tour Manager)

Y

Yasmin Naghavi (Solicitor, Media Arts Lawyers)

Z

Zac Abroms (Digital & Social Media Publicist & Manager, Viceroyalty)