October 25, 2014
From Woodstock to Coachella

From Lollapalooza and Coachella in the U.S., to the world’s largest music festival, Donauinselfest (Vienna, Austria), millions of fans spend hundreds of millions of dollars in pursuit of the world’s most renowned artists. This new music festival world is far removed from Woodstock, with millionaire DJ’s, oftentimes hundreds of groups appearing and simultaneous performances on multiple stages streamed on smartphones. This panel of industry leaders and icons will examine the evolution of the festival world business models while providing insights into how the top festival brands stay competitive and expand their worldwide reach.

Speakers Include:

  • John Boyle (Chief Financial Officer at Insomniac) 
  • Marc Geiger (Co-Founder, Lollapalooza)
  • Kevin Lyman (Creator, Vans Warped Tour / CEO 4Fini Inc.) 
  • Todd Cooper (Greenberg Traurig, LLP)