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Topics & Panels

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Innovation Stage

9:45

Stage opens for panelists and attendees

10:00

Welcome Notes

Without Fear, Where Can You Go?

Opening Speakers: Matthias Röder / Elisabeth Gutjahr / Benita von Maltzahn

10:30

What can technology solve in the music business?

Host: Andy Zmolek / Andy Woodford / Andy Dean / Leonid Koslov / Nermina Mumic

11:30

Fireside Chat: Arts and Culture as the Driving Force for Technological Innovation

Eldbjørg Hemsing / Matthias Röder

12:00

Fireside Chat with the Dark Tenor on Punk and Rock in Classical Music

Billy Andrews / Matthias Röder

12:30

Lunch Break

13:00

Innovation & Creativity in the Context of (Tech) Education.

Sara Kaiser

13:30

Broadcasting Experience Reimagined – Better than Live!

Eva Wimmers / Christof Haslauer

14:00

IMZ Academy: What Does “Good” Look Like for Digital Projects in the Performing Arts?

Peter Maniura / Katharina Jeschke

14:30

Digital Artist Management – The time is now!

Clara Radunsky

15:00

Red Bull Global Music Reporting: New Tech to Overcome Royalty Inequality

Martin Brem / Mike Breneis 

15:30

Digitizing Scores: Unlocking the Classics (And More)

Cynthia Liem

16:00

How to Generate a Symphony

Mark Gotham

16:30

Composing with AI

Host: Helen MeyerJovanka von Wilsdorf / Walter Werzowa

17:30

Theory and Application of Creative Artificial Intelligence

Ahmed Elgammal

18:00

Creative Collaboration with AI

Maya Ackerman

18:30

Can AI Take over My Job as a Composer? A Review of Tools Available

Thomas Foster

19:00

Online Music Instruction in the Covid-19 Era

Michael Scott Cuthbert

Evolution Stage

10:15

Stage opens for panelists and attendees

10:30

Introducing NomadPlay

Hannelore Guittet / Clothilde Chalot

11:00

Digitaize: Integrating Violins with Computers and the Cloud

Alessandro Baticci

11:30

It’s not 1750 anymore. How Tech Changes Instruments

Ricardo Simian

12:00

Parametric Music Composition with Opusmodus

Stéphane Boussuge

12:30

Evolution of Analog Sound: HD Vinyl and Beyond

Günter Loibl

13:00

Lunch Break

13:30

Digitizing Genius: The Digital Editing of Music and the Digital Mozart Edition

Tobias Debuch

14:00

Fireside Chat: The Entrepreneurial Musician

Elisabeth Fuchs / Matthias Röder

14:30

Who is Driving the Digitalization of the Cultural Sector? The General Manager? The Artistic Director? Or COVID-19?

Christopher Widauer

15:00

The Crisis and the Future or how can we support the Arts right now?

Host: Matthias RöderTim Renner / Elisabeth Gutjahr

15:30

Music From Home for the “Shut-In Economy“

Aleksey Igudesman / Julia Rhee

16:00

Cultural Institutions, Ecology and Urbanism: Where Are We Headed?

Host: Bas Grasmayer / Bettina Zerza / Peter Wouda / Olaf Maninger

17:00

The Urban (Un)Seen – AI as Future Space

Bettina Zerza / Tae Hong Park

17:30

Fostering Communities and Empathy Through Music and Technology

Emmanuel Witzthum / Tamara Kaminska

18:00

Innovation in Music Startups from Berkeley to Jerusalem

Jeff Burton

18:30

Orange Juice for the Ears: The Power of Music/Art as Medicine

Beatie Wolfe

19:30

The Sounds and Tastes of Spring: A Virtual Dining Experience

Kim Arazi / Luciana Carvalho Se / Chelsea Turowsky

The Creative Mindshift

A New Way Forward

Remaking Making

Creative AI & Science

Young reporters blog about the Karajan Music Tech Conference

The Karajan Music Tech Conference is a cross-industry networking event on the intersection of Classical Music and cutting-edge technology.

If you are an Artist, Music Label, Music Startup, Streaming Service, Classical Music Festival, Web & Communications Agency or simply a creative mind then you should not miss this opportunity to connect you and your business with the future of music entertainment.
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Corona Update

Due to yesterday’s decision by the Austrian government to ban all indoor events with over 100 people in Austria due to the Corona Virus, we decided to turn the Karajan Music Tech Conference 2020 into an ONLINE CONFERENCE. We take our responsibility towards you and the entire community very seriously.

Currently, we are talking with our partners, speakers, and contributors how an online version of this year’s Karajan Music Tech Conference could look like. We invite you to actively share your ideas with us, what we all could do to turn this extraordinary situation into a spectacular and engaging experience.

KEYNOTES & DISCUSSIONS

The Main Stage – brilliant minds share their knowledge on the future of music

PITCHES & CONCERTS

The Innovation Stage – entrepreneurial artists and start-ups present their work

MUSIC TECH EXHIBITION

The Innovation Lab – A curated exhibition of cutting-edge music technology

CULTURE
TECH LAB

A Design Thinking Workshop committed to ideas for the future of cultural institutions

Entertainment & Show Acts

Duo Aliada

“Outstandingly talented and creative musicians” – Musikverein Vienna

Baroque Modifications

Solo Violin & Laser Visualization

Nimikry Late Night Set

An experimental composer-performer duo working with self-designed augmented instruments.

The schedule for our stages will be published right before the conference. Stay tuned for updates.

Speakers & Artists

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Eva Wimmers

Native Waves

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Aleksey Igudesman

Music Traveler

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Julia Rhee

Music Traveler

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Martin Brem

Red Bull Media House

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Christopher Widauer

Wiener Staatsoper

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Kim Arazi

innosensi and Collaborator @ The Virtual Table

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Thomas Foster

AI Sounds

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Ricardo Simian

3D Music Instruments & Simply D3sign

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Matthias Röder

Karajan Institute

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Tim Renner

Motor

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Tobias Debuch

Mozarteum Foundation

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Elisabeth Fuchs

Philharmonie Salzburg

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Bettina Zerza

ZERZA

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Cynthia Liem

Delft University of Technology

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Billy Andrews

The Dark Tenor

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Emmanuel Witzthum

Witzthum

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Günter Loibl

Rebeat Innovation

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Hannelore Guittet

NomadMusic

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Stéphane Boussuge

OPUSMODUS

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Peter Maniura

IMZ Academy

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Alessandro Baticci

Nimikry

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Katharina Jeschke

IMZ Academy

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Clara Radunsky

Accenture

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Jeff Burton

Woodside Creek Ventures

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Jovanka von Wilsdorf

QUARKS

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Sara Kaiser

Luxembourg Tech School

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Maya Ackerman

WaveAI

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Walter Werzowa

HealthTunes

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Tamara Kaminska

Music Export Poland Office

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Bas Grasmayer

MUSIC x GREEN

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Mark Gotham

Four Score and More

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Ahmed Elgammal

Artrendex

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Andy Woodford

TagMix

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Leonid Koslov

WeDAO

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Helen Meyer

Warner Music

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Tae Hong Park

New York University

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Clothilde Chalot

NomadMusic

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Elisabeth Gutjahr

Mozarteum University

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Mike Breneis

Red Bull Media House

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Nermina Mumic

LEGITARY

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Eldbjørg Hemsing

Hemsing Festival

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Olaf Maninger

Berlin Phil Media GmbH

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Beatie Wolfe

Musical Visionary

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Michael Scott Cuthbert

Artusi, Inc. and Associate Professor of Music MIT

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Peter Wouda

Volkswagen Group Future Center Europe

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Andy Zmolek

Phracta

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Christof Haslauer

Native Waves

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Chelsea Turowsky

OMIOMI

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Luciana Carvalho Se

MindCheck

The essential tool for professional and ambitious musicians

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The perfect tool to have fun and practise at home

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The capital of classical music.
Home of Mozart, Sound of Music and Karajan, it is the ideal place to link extraordinary history to the future.

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