2013 Program

Tuesday, 10 September 2013

Time Details

9:30AM - 9:45AM

Official Welcome

9:45AM - 10:45AM

Keynote Q&A: Vello Virkhaus with Matt Shea

Vello Virkhaus (V Squared Labs) is a technical mastermind, pioneer, all-around innovator and visual artist phenomenon from Los Angeles.

11:00AM - 12:00PM

Designing For Music

Graphic design brings music to life visually. Our panel of inspiring designers discuss the ins and outs of designing for the music industry.

11:00AM - 12:00PM

Video Makes the YouTube Star

Our panel of directors covers a range of styles and approaches and will discuss the ups and downs of today’s music video landscape.

11:00AM - 12:00PM

Turn It Up: The New Frontiers of Audio Technology

The design minds behind three Australian companies breaking new ground in audio technology discuss the trasformation of music technology.

12:00PM - 1:30PM


1:30PM - 2:30PM

The New Live Music Experience

Our panel of innovators will discuss how the intersection of art and technology is revolutionising the live music experience.

1:30PM - 2:30PM

Visual Identity: The New A&R

This session looks at the critical role visual identity plays in the success of today’s music artists.

1:30PM - 2:30PM

Does the Music Shape the Space, or the Space Shape the Music?

We look at the unique characteristics of venues and recording spaces and how they influence the music played within and shape local music culture.

2:30PM - 3:30PM

DIY Design Vs The World: Only The Game Show

We discuss ‘self-made’ approaches to music, art, and design, and the creative freedoms afforded artists in the digital age.

2:30PM - 3:30PM

In Conversation: Elliott Wheeler with Nathanael Cooper

Elliott Wheeler has spent the past year immersed in work for the soundtrack to Baz Luhrmann’s ‘The Great Gatsby’.

3:30PM - 4:00PM


4:00PM - 5:00PM

Keynote Q&A: Nick Cave via Satellite with Julia Zemiro

The Birthday Party, Bad Seeds and Grinderman singer, acclaimed film score composer, scriptwriter, novelist and actor, Nick Cave.