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Music City: Make It or Break It – MaGIC Sarawak

Fireside Chat

Music City: Make It or Break It – MaGIC Sarawak

26 August 2018 2:00pm - 4:00pm
MaGIC Sarawak @ Borneo 744 View map
Admission FREE

Music City is set to explore the relationship between music and the built environment. Music City showcases best practices on the use of music – and all its variants – to improve city life as the role and impact of music across education, employment, community building, placemaking, licensing and regulation is explored in the events.

Through collaborative panels, keynotes and networking sessions, Music City, pioneered by Sound Diplomacy, presents the future of music in global cities. The event showcases the best practices for improving urban planning, quality of life, city policy and development strategies through music.

Moderated by CatSound platform, the event consists of fireside chats, sharing sessions, workshops, forums, masterclasses and open stage sessions where music industry players can gain new insights, recruit talent, raise issues, network with fellow entrepreneurs and experts and so much more. Aiming beyond rainforest music celebrations, it will bring together leaders from governments, cities and regions, academics, organisations and the music scene to discuss, debate and introduce new thinking.

This platform will connect the East Malaysian music talent and industry practitioners to local and regional resources. Explore sessions on curated topics that are insightful and relevant to the creation of the future music industry ecosystem in East Malaysia.

Key Takeaways:

  • Gain insights on the music industry
  • Understand the integration of the music ecosystem in East Malaysia

Who Should Attend:

  • Event organisers
  • Music talent managers
  • Local authorities
  • Venue managers
  • Government bodies
  • Music community
  • Startups
  • Aspiring entrepreneurs
  • Existing entrepreneurs
  • Students

Our Speaker

Giacherie Tipik
Operations Head, MaGIC

Giacherie started his career as event executive at Astro Radio Broadcasting in Kuching, Sarawak. Passionate about skateboarding, Giacherie is actively involved in the sport and with his strong volunteerism spirit, he developed the creative and music scene through festivals, concerts and local gigs.

Currently Giacherie is the Operations Head at MaGIC Sarawak, and pioneered the CatSound initiative seeking to integrate an existing music scene  through curated fireside chat, workshop, sharing, forum etc. for East Malaysia music ecosystem.

Giacherie expertise range from music, sales and marketing, event and conference organiser, to community builder for both rural and urban community.