BIMM is presenting an educational programme at The Great Escape 2016 with speakers including The Maccabees' Felix White and Tony Wadsworth CBE.
Twickets, a new fan-to-fan ticket exchange platform, has won the support of a number of high profile music industry professionals.
London independent record shop Sister Ray is to open a new outlet at the Ace Hotel in Shoreditch.
The Know How, an annual series of free music industry seminars in the North-East of England takes place between 23-26 May. All the seminars take place between 6pm - 8pm.