MMC Conference

2018 CONFERENCE AGENDA 2018 CONFERENCE AGENDA 
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
All panels, clinics and workshops are subject to change.  Updated: 08/15/17

Millennium Music Conference & Showcase 2018
Park Inn by Radisson Harrisburg West
5401 Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050
(717) 697-0321

Thursday, February 22, 2018 
3:00pm Early Hotel Check In  5:00pm to 8:00pm   Buzz Bag Stuff, Registration & Trade Show Set Up 
8:00pm to 12:00am  Kick Off Party – Blarney’s Twisted Irish Pub & Deck Stage
Live Music on 2 stages w/Pabst Blue Ribbon! 

Friday, February 24, 2017 
Daytime Events Schedule (Credentials Required*) 
11:00am – Trade Show Open – PA Musician Day Stage (Terrace Ballroom) 
11:00am to 5:00pm – Registration/Information Desk Open in Lobby
12:00pm to 5:00pm – Mentoring Sessions  (West Ballroom)
1:00pm to 5:00pm – Conference Music Business Sessions  5:15pm to 6:00pm –  Friday Keynote

SESSIONS
1:00pm to 2:00pm East Ballroom – Recording, Producing and Mastering Your Music Panel. 
1:00pm to 2:30pm West Ballroom – Mentoring & Demo Listening Sessions (Sign-up)  
1:00pm to 2:00pm Patio Room – Legal Issues For Emerging Talent Panel.
1:00pm to 2:00pm Hampden Room – Making the most of the conference.
1:00pm to 2:00pm Carlisle Room –  
2:30pm to 3:30pm East Ballroom – Making Money Panel: Tips for Musicians.
2:30pm to 3:30pm West Ballroom – Mentoring  Sessions (Sing-Up)
2:30pm to 3:30pm Patio Room  – Diversity in the Music Industry Panel. 
2:30pm to 3:30pm  Hampden Room – Your Music As A Business. – Paul C. Rapp, Esq.  
2:30pm to 3:30pm Carlisle Room – Managing Your Band.  Professor David Philp (MBA), William Paterson University  4:00pm to 5:00pm East Ballroom – Branding, Marketing & Promoting Panel.
4:00pm to 5:00pm West Ballroom – Mentoring Sessions (Sign-up)
4:00pm to 5:00pm Patio Room  –  Careers In Music Industry Panel.  4:00pm to 5:00pm Hampden Room – Navigating The Copyright Maze.   – Dr. E. Michael Harrington, SAE Institute Nashville.
4:00pm to 5:00pm  Carlisle Room –  Strategies for the Freelancing Musician or Audio Professional. – Joe Trojcak, Progressive Enterprises. 
5:15pm – East Ballroom – Keynote
6:30pm – 2:00am  Showcases start at 30 area venues.
* Registration Credentials are required from 11am to 5pm

Saturday, February 24, 2018  
Daytime Events Schedule (Credentials Required*) 
10:00am to 5:00pm – 11:00am – Trade Show Open – PA Musician Day Stage (Terrace Ballroom) 
10:00am to 5:00pm – Registration/Information Desk Open 
11:30am to 5:00pm – Mentoring & Demo Listening Sing- Up (West Ballroom) 
11:30am to 5:00pm – Conference Music Business Sessions, Mentoring Sessions  5:15pm to 5:15pm – Keynote – East Ballroom or Deck Stage.
* Registration Credentials are required from 11am to 6pm

SESSIONS
11:00am to 12:30pm East Ballroom –  Creating a Central PA Association for music/entertainment industry academic programs. Prof. Jeff Snyder, LVC
11:30am to 12:30pm West Ballroom – Mentoring Sessions (Sign-up)  
11:30am to 12:30pm Patio Room  – Fan-funding Panel. Raising money for your projects. 
11:30am to 12:30pm Hampden Room –  TBD
11:30am to 12:30pm Carlisle Room-  88+ Ways Music Can Change Your Life  – Vincent James, Keep Music Alive
1:00pm to 2:00pm East Ballroom – Do you even NEED a record deal Panel?
1:00pm to 2:30pm West Ballroom –  Mentoring Sessions  (Sign-up)
1:00pm to 2:00pm Patio Room – The Vocal Blueprint: How To Build Any Voice For Any Style From Scratch.  – Phillip Freeman, Small Town Titans     
1:00pm to 2:00pm Hampden Room – Songwriting Workshop.  –  Phil Nicolo &  Lawrence Gelburd
1:00pm to 2:00pm Carlisle Room –  Protecting Your Copyright And Maximizing Your Royalties.  – Sherri Mullen, RDSD Publishing.   
2:30pm to 3:30pm East Ballroom – TBD
2:30pm to 3:30pm West Ballroom – Mentoring Sessions (Sign-up)
2:30pm to 3:30pm Patio Room  – When DIY is not enough! Building a team panel.
2:30pm to 3:30pm  Hampden Room –  Get Your Music Career Off The Ground. – Cheryl B. Engelhardt – CBE Music  
2:30pm to 3:30pm Carlisle Room – The Secret to Getting Your Music Discovered and Making Money. – David Sherbow 
4:00pm to 5:00pm Central B – New Media & Marketing for Musicians and Music Business’.   
4:00pm to 5:00pm West Ballroom – Mentoring Sessions (Sign-up)
4:00pm to 5:00pm Patio Room  –  Marketing Your Music For Film & Television.   Les Scott, Source Q Boutique.   
4:00pm to 5:00pm – Hampden Room –  I Bet You’re Doing It Wrong. – Tyler “KouqJ” Garrett,  Seventh Wave Studio. 
4:00 to 5:00pm Carlisle Room –  Songwriter’s Business Tune-up! –   Dr. Louis deLise, deLise Studios 
5:15pm  Keynote – East Ballroom/Deck Stage
7:00pm – 2:00am Showcases at Venues
** Registration Credentials are required from 11am to 5:00pm

Sunday, February 25, 2018
9:00am to 2:00pm Brunch

All panels, clinics and workshops are subject to change.  Updates are made regularly.