Thursday 12th May 2011
The Pavilion Theatre, Brighton Dome
10.30 State of the Nation
Chris Carey guides delegates through the key market movements from the last year, covering recorded music and live music as well as business to business revenues, such as PRS for Music, PPL, publishing and advertising/sponsorship, dispelling some myths along the way.
Chris Carey, Senior Economist, PRS for Music
Chris Carey is an economist at PRS for Music, where he is responsible for analysing and interpreting music trends and providing economic insight to stakeholders and industry professionals. He has spoken at various conferences, universities, and has co-authored the influential ‘Adding up the Music Industry’ publication. His other research interests include the live music industry, the issues facing investment in emerging artists and the role of government intervention in promoting the arts. An entrepreneur at heart, Chris also manages two bands and runs a small record label.