The UK’s foremost Electronic music conference takes place at British Airways i360 Beachfront Centre on Thursday 25th and Friday 26th April 2019; with the full programme running from Wednesday 24th to Saturday 27th April at venues across the city.
The i360 conference site, sponsored by Scan Pro Audio, features BMC Professional Conference Theatres 1 and 2 sponsored by SharpStream, Pioneer DJ Academy Theatre and Focusrite/Novation theatre, which are open to all ticket goers.
The beachfront Pioneer DJ Networking Hub bar is available for use by all conference goers, however the British Airways i360 pod will host invite-only networking parties with BBC Radio 1, Native Instruments, Women in Dance Music Collective, and Ultra Records.
Pioneer are hosting workshops this year in the Academy Theatre, which will also feature a BIMM sponsored ‘2nd Summer of Love’ discussion with Paul Oakenfold.
Just announced is the news that Dave Morales will live stream from the i360 Pod on Friday 26th April at 8pm including a Q+A session and DJ Mix preceding his headline appearance at the BMC Closing Party in association with Wonderland at The Arch.
BBC Newsbeat broadcast from the BA1360 pod live on-air at 5-45pm on Friday 26th April as part of a panel discussion addressing electronic music and the environment, including festival footprints and the use of private jets. This will be followed by a DJ set 450 feet off the ground by GotSome in association with Ultra Records.
Following the broadcast, Brighton Music Conferences and a team of volunteers will take part in a beach clean #BMC19BeachClean at 6-30pm, starting at the beachside of the i360 in conjunction with Blondish, AFEM, Bye Bye Plastic and Radio 1 Newsbeat. The beach clean is open to all and any DJ, producer, artist or aspiring music industry mogul tagging themselves or their friends cleaning apiece of beach or any beach worldwide will be in with a chance to win one of 5 VIP Pro Passes for BMC2020 and a free membership to the Association For Electronic Music and their Green Initiatives working group.