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.

17 February, 2015 - 09:00 - 18 February, 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.

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

Module 1: The Journey of a Song/Composition: Music Publishing, Rights Management & Licensing Today - just £40 for 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

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.

9 April, 2015 - 08:00 - 10 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.

20 April, 2015 - 18:30 - 21:30

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

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