CIC 2008 concluded on February 7 after a provocative and eye-opening 3-day run at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites in Los Angeles.

The CIC seeks to facilitate the exchange of ideas between key decision makers, enhance the flow of information among professionals, and make a positive contribution toward enriching the concert industry's health.

The concert industry landscape has changed significantly since the inception of the consortium; the business itself is constantly being redefined. Consolidation, new technology, and global economics are bringing unprecedented challenges and opportunities to our industry.These forces of change have made the CIC more valuable.

Our ability to adapt to the new business climate depends on our ability to brainstorm, address common concerns, and share ideas that will  Click to go to the Pollstar Awards home page brighten the future for all of us. The CIC's goal is to help the concert industry not just survive, but also to evolve and prosper.

The 19th Annual Pollstar Awards was held at The Nokia Theatre on February 7. Click here for more information.