The Future of our Industry – Thursday May 16th – update


Tickets are still available for our industry gathering in May; thanks to all of those people that have already booked, it’s looking like we will have a good cross-representation of industry experience and views at the event.

Following your feedback regarding the discussion topics, the agenda now looks as follows:

11:30 – Arrival and buffet lunch

13:00 – Welcome and Opening Remarks – Anthony Short

13:30 – Panel 1: ‘If 80% of the population claim they aspire to play a musical instrument, why isn’t our industry more diverse?’

14:30 – Panel 2: ‘Will a bricks and mortar store be relevant to the customer purchase journey of the future?’

15:30 – Break

16:00 – Panel 3: ‘Should the Government have an obligation to support the High Street and if so how?’

17:00 – Panel 4: ‘How can you run a profitable music business in the future?’

18:00 – Summary – Anthony Short

18:15 – Bar opens and evening meal

22:30 – Close

We have a number of people who have already kindly offered to be part of the panels, please let us know if you would like to take part?


Plus, we have secured a number of hotel rooms at the venue at excellent prices, let us know as soon as possible if you would like one:

£123.75 for single occupancy

£168.50 for double occupancy


“The Future of our Industry” will be held on Thursday 16th May 2019 at the Victory Services Club, Seymour St, London, W2 2HF – a 2 minute walk from Marble Arch Tube Station.

We anticipate that this event will be highly attended, so please book now to avoid missing out on a vital event designed to support your business, and inspire you with new ideas to help you to tackle this tough climate.

Tickets including lunch buffet and evening meal are just £49 + VAT for members, and £99 + VAT for non-members. Email to reserve your place today.