Future of Music Summit 2012

Future of Music Coalition
November 13, 2012

Keynotes & Conversations

  • Delida Costin General Counsel, Pandora
  • Thomas Frank Columnist, Harper’s Magazine; Author, Pity the Billionaire and others
  • Merrill Garbus Tune-Yards
  • Rebecca Gates musician-producer, curator, activist
  • Sascha Meinrath Director, Open Technology Institute, New America Foundation
  • Thao Nguyen Thao & The Get Down Stay Down
  • Daniel Raimer Chief Legal Officer, RapidShare


  • Michael Bracy Policy Director, Future of Music Coalition
  • Chad Clark Musician/Producer/Engineer
  • Jean Cook Director of Programs, Future of Music Coalition
  • Greg Kot Chicago Tribune music critic
  • David Lowery University of Georgia/Cracker/Camper Van Beethoven
  • Erin McKeown Musician, Writer, Producer
  • Jennifer Mondie National Symphony Orchestra Violist and Orchestra Committee Chairman, National Symphony Orchestra
  • Brooke Parrott Artist Ambassador, Songkick.com/Loch Lomond
  • Rob Pegoraro Journalist
  • Erin Potts Executive Director, Air Traffic Control
  • Benji Rogers Founder & CEO, PledgeMusic
  • Lissa Rosenthal Executive Director, Future of Music Coalition
  • Chris Ruen Author, Freeloading: How our Insatiable Hunger for Free Culture Starves Creativity
  • David Sohn General Counsel and Director of CDT’s Project on Copyright and Technology, Center for Democracy & Technology
  • Kristin Thomson Co-director of Artist Revenue Streams Project and Consultant, Future of Music Coalition
  • Matt Urmy Founder | CEO, Artist Growth
  • Jesse von Doom Co-Executive Director, CASH Music
  • Emily White Co-Founder, Whitesmith Entertainment & Readymade Records
  • Mark Yoffe Curator, International Counterculture Archive, Resources Center, GWU Libraries
  • Lindsay Zoladz freelance writer, Pitchfork contributing editor