Industry Associations

All Japan Concert & Live Entertainment Promoters Conference
Takeo Nakanishi (chair)
1-21-18, Ebisu-minami, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, 150-0022  Japan
+81-3-5768-1731 
contact@acpc.or.jp
www.acpc.or.jp

ARTe - Asociación de Representantes Técnicos del Espectáculo
Soco Collado (manager)
C/ Fernando El Católico, 47 Bajo 2, 28015 Madrid, Spain
+34 91 572 2511
[email protected]
www.arte-asoc.es

APM Musicales, Spain
Rambla de Catalunya, 135, 3º, 2ª, 08008 Barcelona, Spain
+ 34 (0) 686 130 806
[email protected]
www.apmusicales.com

Association of Artist Managers – Australia
Greg Carey (co-chair)
Rick Chazan (co-chair)
PO Box 371, Enmore, NSW 2042, Australia
+61 4 2319 6841
[email protected]
www.aam.org.au

Association of Electronic Music, UK
Mark Lawrence (CEO)
Ben Turner (co-founder)
+44 (0)7949 450007
+44 (0)20 8948 5446
[email protected]
[email protected]
www.associationforelectronicmusic.org

Association of Event Venues, UK
Rachel Parker (director)
+44 (0)1442 285811
[email protected]
www.aev.org.uk

Association of Festival Organisers, UK
Steve Heap (director)
+44 (0) 1629 827 014
[email protected]
www.festivalorganisers.org

Association of Independent Festivals (AIF), UK
+44 (0)203 745 2897
[email protected]
www.aiforg.com

Association of Independent Promoters, UK
John Rostron (founder)
[email protected]
www.aiporg.com/

Association of Irish Festival Events (AOIFE)
Colm Croffy (executive director)
+353 (0)90 9645831
[email protected]
www.aoifeonline.com

The Association of Licensed Multiple Retailers (ALMR), UK
Kate Nicholls (chief executive)
+44 (0)20 8579 2080
[email protected]
www.almr.org.uk

Assomusica Associazione, Italy
Alessandro Bellucci (president)
+39 06 8847 3374
[email protected]
www.assomusica.org

BDV, Germany
Kim Summer (office manager)
+49 40 460 5028
[email protected]e.com
www.bdv-online.com

Concert Promoters Association, UK
Phil Bowdery (chairman)
+44 (0) 1491 575 060
[email protected]
www.concertpromotersassociation.co.uk

Concerts SA
Nailla Dollie (project manager)
SAMRO Place, 20 De Korte Street, Braamfontein, Johannesburg – 2017, South Africa
+27 (0) 11 712 8000
[email protected]
www.concertssa.co.za

Dansk Live
Michael Folmer Wessman (administrator)
+45 86 12 12 30
[email protected]
www.dansklive.dk

De Concert!, France
Jean-Paul Roland (co-president)
Paul-Henri Wauters (co-president)
+33 3 84 22 46 58
[email protected]  
deconcert.org

European Arenas Association (EAA)
Peter Van Der Veer (president)
+34 (0)606 462 078
[email protected]
www.europeanarenas.com/

European Festivals Association
Kathrin Deventer (secretary general)   
+32 2 644 4800  
[email protected]
www.efa-aef.eu/en/home

European Forum of Worldwide Music Festivals (EFWMF)
Patrick de Groote (board member)
+32 3 455 6944
[email protected]
www.efwmf.org

Federation of Music Festivals in Flanders (FMiV)
Governor Jan Briers (president)
+ 32 9 38 88 555
[email protected]
www.fmiv.be

Finland Festivals
Kai Amberla (executive director)
+358 (0) 40 551 5752
[email protected]
www.festivals.fi

IMPALA
Helen Smith (executive chair)
+32 2 503 31 38
[email protected]
www.impalamusic.org

Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity, UK
+44 (0)1509 226474
+44 (0)845 603 8734
[email protected]
www.ispal.org.uk

International Association of Entertainment Lawyers (IAEL), France
Jeff Liebenson (president)
+44 (0)8700 111 111
[email protected]
www.iael.org

International Association of Venue Managers
Brad Mayne (CEO)
+1 972 906 7441
[email protected]   
www.iavm.org

International Jazz Festivals Organization (IJFO)
Fritz Thom (chairman)
+43-1-712 4224
[email protected]
www.ijfo.org

International Music Managers’ Forum
Volker May (chairman)
[email protected]
www.immf.com

International Ticketing Association (INTIX)
Kay Burnham (chair)
+1 212 629 4036
[email protected]
www.intix.org

Live DMA, France
Audrey Guerre (co-ordination officer)
+33 7 67 00 59 89
[email protected]
www.live-dma.eu

LiveMusikKommission e.V., Germany
+49 (0)40 2351 8416
[email protected]
www.livemusikkommission.de

Live Music Sweden
Joppe Pihlgren (director)
+37 708 76 81 60
[email protected]   
www.livenation.se

Live Performance Australia
Andrew Kay (president)
+61 3 3614 1111
[email protected]
www.liveperformance.com.au

Liveurope, Belgium
Olivier Toth (founder)
+32 2 548 24 39
[email protected]
liveurope.eu

MAKSZ, Hungary
Czél László (president)
+36 20 553 9790
[email protected]
www.maksz.com

Music Canada Live
Erin Benjamin (executive director)
+1 6137 69 5559
[email protected]
musiccanadalive.ca/

Music Estonia
Virgo Sillamaa
+372 523 2389
[email protected]
www.musicestonia.eu  

Music Managers Forum (MMF), UK
Annabella Coldrick (CEO)
[email protected]
+44 (0)20 7700 5755
[email protected]
www.themmf.net

Music Managers' Forum, US
Barry Bergman (president)
+1 212 213 8787
[email protected]
www.mmfus.com

Music Venue Trust, UK
Mark Davyd (CEO & founder)
+44 (0)7778 668 225
[email protected]
musicvenuetrust.com

National Arenas Association, UK
Nancy Skipper
+44 (0)7941 561 058
[email protected]
www.nationalarenasassociation.com

National Outdoor Events Association (NOEA), UK
Susan Tanner (CEO)
PO Box 4495, Wells BA5 9|AS, UK
+44 (0)749 674 531
[email protected]
www.noea.org.uk

National Union of Students, UK
+44 (0)845 5210 262
[email protected]
www.nus.org.uk

North American Concert Promoters Association (NACPA)
Cynthia Wallace Liss (principal officer)
[email protected]

Norske Konsertarrangører, Norway
Jon Gotteberg (chair)
+47 (0)22 20 00 22
[email protected]
www.konsertarrangor.no/

Pearle* Live Performance Europe, Belgium
Anita Debaere (director)
[email protected]
+32 (0)2 203 62 96
[email protected]
www.pearle.eu

PETZI
[email protected]
www.petzi.ch

Prodiss, France
Aline Renet (director of relations & strategy)
+33 6 66 66 39 00
[email protected]
www.prodiss.org

Production Services Association (PSA), UK
Andy Lenthall
+44 (0)1225 332668
[email protected]
www.psa.org.uk

PLASA, UK
Adam Blaxill (chair)
+44 (0)1323 524120
[email protected]
www.plasa.org

Swiss Music Promoters Association (SMPA)
Stefan Breitenmoser
+41 (0)71 220 84 40
[email protected]
www.smpa.ch

TESDER - Turkish Promoters Association
Alp Çağrı Günal
0212 325 02 08
[email protected]
tesder.biz

The Agents Association, UK
Neil Tomlinson (president)
+44 (0) 20 7834 0515
[email protected]
www.agents-uk.com

The Event Services Association (TESA), UK
Kevin Minton (admin)
+44 (0)1291 636 335
[email protected]
www.tesa.org.uk

UK Music
Michael Dugher (CEO)
+44 (0)20 3713 8444
[email protected]
www.ukmusic.org

Venue Management Association, Australia
Steve Harper (chair)
+61 (0)7 5501 6000
[email protected]
www.vma.org.au

VNPF (Promoters and Festivals Association), The Netherlands
Ruurd Bierman
+31 (0)20 421 5005
[email protected]
www.vnpf.nl

VVEM (Dutch Event Organisation)
Hèrald van de Bunt (chair)
+31 (0)341 559 504
[email protected]
vvem.nl

Wallonie-Bruxelles Musique
Julien Fournier (director)
+32 2 218 62 09
[email protected]
www.wbm.be

YOUROPE The European Festival Association
Christof Huber (board member)
+41 71 223 41 01
[email protected]
www.yourope.org