AVA Festival announce conference line-up with Juan Atkins, Dave Haslam, Bicep & more | Soundspace

AVA Festival announce conference line-up with Juan Atkins, Dave Haslam, Bicep & more

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AVA Festival aim to continue last years form with a free day-time conference. Running from morning to afternoon the 2016 conference line up will bring household name Juan Atkins for a discussion on ‘The Origins of Techno’ – “This session covers the origins and growth of techno, his career, starting a label, and advice, followed by a Q&A”, as well as Dave Haslam and Ireland’s own Bicep.

Also on the schedule is ‘Equipment & Technology’, with Ableton, Pioneer and Native Instruments and ‘Pushing the dial on women in electronic music’ which see’s Shanti Celeste and Red Light MGMT’s Lizzy Bowman.

The conference will begin around 11.00am on Saturday 4th June and is free, but with limited capacity for each workshop, AVA are advising that it’s necessary to register in advance.


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