Check for event listings & updates, Canada Stand Registrations, and Submissions to Showcase
We've included a list of upcoming events (trade shows, festivals & awards) to help you plan your business travel. This list is by no means exhaustive. If you have any suggestions to be added, please send the name of the show, the date and the website to email@example.com.
Link to past CIMA events.
(May 22-26, Barcelona, Spain)
CIMA is putting out a call of interest to Canadian companies interested in attending Primavera PRO, Primavera Sound's conference. Last year, over 1400 delegates from 30 countries attended, and CIMA coordinated workshops and sessions on the Spanish and South American market.
CIMA also offers extended early bird registration to Primavera at €180. This includes access to the conference as well as the festival.
For more information or for the delegate registration coupon, email CIMA's UK and EU rep at firstname.lastname@example.org or HQ at email@example.com.
For more information, visit www.primaverasound.es
Deadline to Register EXTENDED: Wednesday, April 17
May 21-25, 2013, Singapore
CIMA will once again be returning to Digital & Music Matters, an essential conference for those looking for opportunities to expand their business in the Australasian market. The three-day conference will focus on media and entertainment, as well as a two-day public music festival (which will be broadcast live on YouTube). Last year, four artists and six Canadian businesses attended this key event resulting in over $300,000 in deals!
Those who join us this year are sure to come away with important contacts in this territory. The participants of mission will benefit from activities such as formal VIP luncheons, B2B events, marketing & promotion, multiple opportunities for showcasing, and more.
Deadline for participation is now April 17. For more info and to register click here.
Information on what is offered at the 2nd annual Canada House at TGE in Brighton, UK (May 16-18, 2013)
CIMA is organizing its first music trade mission to Australia, with targeted business to business meetings, networking and showcasing opportunities at BIGSOUND, Australia’s most internationally-focused music conference.
There are two types of registration:
1) Showcasing & Business Package
2) Business Only Package.
Companies looking to join the mission MUST have visa documentation in order. Click here for some important info on Visa Options for Business Events such as Conferences in Australia.
CIMA may have support for companies attending BIGSOUND. Details at this point are tentative.
The deadline to submit an artist to BIGSOUND has been extended to midnight on Monday, May 20 2013.
For more info, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Information on Visa Options for Business Events such as Conferences in Australia
The following is a brief outline of the numerous 2013-2014 exporting initiatives in which CIMA will be potentially engaged from an economic development and showcasing perspective.
CIMA is reaching out to Canadian music companies anxious to create business opportunities and to raise their artists’ profiles in Los Angeles. We are programming the series for Canadian export-ready artists. Working with the Consulate General of Canada in Los Angeles and Joel C. High of Creative Control Entertainment, Canadian Blast showcases will be presented during lunchtime at Hotel Café in Los Angeles.
CIMA is coordinating the fourth annual CANADIAN BLAST at the Reeperbahn Festival and Conference, September 25-28, 2013 in Hamburg, Germany. CIMA is offering professional packages to register with CANADA HOUSE and showcase at CANADIAN BLAST. As well, CIMA is organizing a Pre-Reeperbahn B2B Event in Berlin on Tuesday, September 24 in conjunction with the Canadian Embassy. CANADA HOUSE will host showcases at Reeperbahn on Friday, September 27 and Saturday, September 28 from Noon to 10 PM each day. CANADA HOUSE is located at Hörsaal, a 220-capacity venue in the centre of the festival district.