DECEMBER 11, 2015
W SINGAPORE – SENTOSA COVE
With the second edition of IMS Asia-Pacific in less than a month, IMS is excited to unveil the first speakers and theme.
UPDATE!: ARMIN VAN BUUREN TO BE SPEAKING
The five-time number one DJ in the world, Armin van Buuren will take the stage at IMS Asia-Pacific 2015 at W Singapore – Sentosa Cove.
Kaskade, one of the biggest American DJs whose dominance of North America helped transform the global market for EDM; Sharam, one half of the Grammy award-winning duo, Deep Dish; Richie McNeill of Beatport in Asia and Australia; artist manager of WHAM! and author Simon Napier-Bell; Mark Lawrence of Association For Electronic Music; and Ryan Saltzman of Bullitt Bookings in North America, are just some of the names from the diverse list of speakers. On Dec 11, the global and local leaders will take to the summit stage in panels, keynote interviews and speeches.
The theme for this year’s summit, “Bridging The Gap” aims to continue the effort of bringing the cultures and industries of the East and West together through thoughtful panels, keynote interviews and speeches and community building between leaders from all across the world.
ASIA-PACIFIC SPOTLIGHT SERIES
IMS has rolled out a new Spotlight series that highlights the colorful and growing markets that make up the Asia-Pacific region. Read about important festival brands, up-and-coming artists and challenges each individual country will face in the IMS Spotlights below.