MPA training events are open to members and non-members alike, except where otherwise specified. Our Induction Course (listed below) is ideal for newcomers to the business. Also listed here are other music industry events, many of which offer a discount to MPA members.

10 March, 2015 - 18:30 - 21:00

This think tank debate will begin with a presentation by Universal Music’s marketing expert Prithwijit Mukerji, with a panel comprising Jack Fryer (Universal Music UK); Jeremy Silver (Digital Media Advisor); Kim DeRuiter (Samsung Electronics) & Korda Marshall (Infectious Music).

23 March, 2015 - 18:30 - 21:30

Module 2: Writer / Composer & Publisher Relationships, Contracts & Agreements

24 March, 2015 - 18:00 - 22:30

The MPA Pop Publishers Quiz & Social makes a welcome return on March 24th.

31 March, 2015 - 09:00 - 18:30

Make Music Work is a one-day event which aims to empower performers and composers and arm them with the tools they need to build a successful and sustainable career in music while avoiding the many common pitfalls.

2 April, 2015 - 09:30 - 17:00

An advanced training course for those who need to be on top of the latest developments in royalties and tracking.

7 April, 2015 - 08:00 - 8 April, 2015 - 18:00

Sync Summit's aim is to make this the best event ever for people in the business of music and visual media.

9 April, 2015 - 09:00 - 17:00
20 April, 2015 - 18:30 - 21:30

Module 3: Sub-Publishing, Co-Publishing, Publisher Relationships & Contracts; plus International Royalty Tracking

23 April, 2015 - 09:00 - 24 April, 2015 - 13:00

The MPA Induction Course acts as an essential overview of the music publishing business, its organisations and their roles. Each session is conducted by an expert in the field.

26 April, 2015 (All day) - 29 April, 2015 (All day)

The 11th annual MUSEXPO global music business and creative conference and showcase event will take place from April 26 – 29 2015 at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel in Los Angeles.

6 May, 2015 (All day) - 9 May, 2015 (All day)

After years of successful international missions, BPI and MPA are hosting a music industry trade mission to Toronto, Canada on 6 May.

14 May, 2015 (All day) - 16 May, 2015 (All day)

The Great Escape will be returning to Brighton on 14, 15 and 16 May 2015 to kick start the festival season.

1 June, 2015 - 18:30 - 21:30

Module 4: Music Publishing in Audio-Visual Media

5 June, 2015 (All day) - 8 June, 2015 (All day)

Midem brings together the music industry's influencers and decision makers from across the globe.

5 June, 2015 (All day) - 6 June, 2015 (All day)

The UK's new electronic music business event.

29 June, 2015 - 18:30 - 21:30

Module 5: Music Publisher Development Deals; Music Publishing & the Record Business; Grand Rights & Live Performance

27 July, 2015 - 18:30 - 21:30

Module 6: Global Royalty Streams; Licensing Digital Services & Exploitation; Working with International Collecting Societies