CONVENTION HIGHLIGHTS

Portugal focus

This year, MaMA presents the « Portugal Focus » in the field of contemporary music.
A delegation of Portuguese professionals, artists and institutions will be present in Paris for the occasion..

Portugal highlights through the festival and convention programs:

  • Conference on the state of the Portuguese market
  • Speed-meeting “Meet the Portugese”
  • Conference on Portuguese festivals
  • Portuguese artists / bands in the festival programming

Avant-garde: support for exportation

With the creation of the AVANT-GARDE project, established in collaboration with Yourope (The European festival association), sponsored by Sacem with the support of Institut français, MaMA asserts its international identity and its support for exportation.

For 2 days, Les Trois Baudets will welcome a selection of new French talents, also playing during MaMA Festival, who will perform small shows. These mini showcases are solely reserved for – and by registration only – international buyers.

70 internationals buyers (festivals & venue artistic programmers, labels, music supervisor…) will participate to Avant-Garde and will have the occasion to meet up with artists’ managements, agents…

Yes seminar

For the second time, the YES (Yourope Event Safety) Group Seminar from Yourope, is to take place at MaMA Festival & Convention on 16 & 17 October 2019.

The YES Group European Health & Safety Seminar is a dynamic forum for health, safety, security and crowd management professionals. The seminar provides an opportunity to raise important issues and to disseminate innovative practice, focusing on the development of a safety culture at both new and established events and festivals.

Featuring a full programme, of specially invited speakers, the YES Group European Health & Safety Seminar provide panels, create opportunities to share information from this year’s summer festivals and encourage the development of relationships between events.