Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) is the largest electronic music gathering in the world for professionals and fans alike with over 600 speakers, 2,500 artists, 1,000 events, and 450,000 visitors across the globe over 5 days. Founded in 1996, it has grown into becoming the most important and influential breeding ground for electronic music culture and talent with in-depth discussions covering strategies, new opportunities, and urgent topics such as sustainability for live events, mental health for artists and professionals, social change and inclusivity, laying an important foundation for current and future generations.
We caught up with the following industry leaders on the ground to hear their insights:
The Urgency Of Solidarity
nov 15, 2022 / music
Camille is the Co-Founder & Director of Bye Bye Plastic Foundation, a disruptive nonprofit dedicated to eliminating single-use plastics from the music industry founded by Blond:ish. We talk about how to create durable change on the world’s dancefloors..
Raising The Game Of Electronic Music
nov 23, 2022 / music
Ben Turner is a true industry pioneer recognized for several notable achievements such as founding IMS, AFEM, and Graphite Media while managing artists such as Richie Hawtin, Sama' Abdulhadi, and ANNA. We talk about leadership, purpose, and innovation.
Evolving The Shesaid.so Movement
dec 7, 2022 / music
Andreea is the founder of shesaid.so, a global movement dedicated to equalizing the field in the music industry with over 15,000 members. She also leads the community at Coachella. We talk about the future + the need to evolve from the initial mission.