2013 Schedule

We had a lot to talk about in 2013. Topics ranged from Casino Planning and Mid-Level Festivals to Social Media and Grassroots Marketing and everything in between. The opening reception was on Tuesday evening, February 5 and all registrants were encouraged to attend. Admission was included with each registration. The Keynote Presentation - A Morning With Seth Godin, presented by North American Concert Promoters Association - was held on Wednesday, February 6. Panel sessions were Wednesday through Thursday, prior to the 24th Annual Pollstar Awards at Club Nokia scheduled for that evening.


Private Meetings (Day)
Opening Reception (5:30pm - 7:00pm) -  Sponsored by AXS


9:30am - 10:45am

College Markets:
We're Still In The Game! CALL US!

Doing Good and Doing Well:
Cause Marketing in Live Music

Competing With The Big Boys:
Can You Keep Up?

10:45am - 12:00pm

Keynote Presentation
A Morning With Seth Godin

Presented by:
North American Concert Promoters Association

12:00pm - 12:30pm

Seth Godin Book Signing
At the Pollstar Booth

12:30pm - 2:00pm

No-Host Lunch Break
Enjoy an L.A. Live Campus restaurant

2:00pm - 3:15pm

300 Pink Flamingos!: Grassroots Marketing
and Its New Significance In This Decade!

History of EDM
It's An EDM World:
Origins, Economics and The Future

Country Countdown 2013

3:30pm - 4:45pm

Casino Long Term Planning vs.
Adjusting To Present Conditions

Safe & Successful EDM Events

Hosted by IAVM

Social Media Marketing:
How Do Fans Really Get Their Info?


9:30am - 10:45am


Facebook Affinity
Facebook Advertising: Finding the Affinity Audiences

International Touring
Today's International "Live" Touring Business

11:00am - 12:15pm

Rock 'n Roll Fantasy Camp:
A Marketing Study

A Candid Conversation with Lyor Cohen

Nurturing Mid-Level Festivals

12:15pm - 2:00pm

Buffet Lunch
Sponsored by Stage Entertainment
Gold Ballroom on the First Floor of the JW Marriott

2:00pm - 3:15pm

The Worst Case Scenario Concert Survival Handbook

Radio Is Not Extinct

Future of Ticketing Technology
Future Of Ticketing Technology

3:30pm - 5:30pm

Meet The Agents:
Let's Really Make A Deal!

6:30pm - 7:30pm

24th Annual Pollstar Awards Pre-Party
Club Nokia at L.A. LIVE

7:30pm - 11:00pm

24th Annual Pollstar Awards
Club Nokia at L.A. LIVE
Hosted by Michael McDonald
(included with registration)

  (Schedule and panels subject to change without notice. Updated February 25, 2013)