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September 12, 2018

IFF 2018 Sells Out

  IFF is now sold out. As with previous editions, there’s a reserve list for any last minute cancellations. To add your name to the list, please email ben@ilmc.com. (Please note that we are not able to add any agencies to the reserve list.)....

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September 12, 2018

Agency Showcases Complete

The full showcase line up for IFF 2018 is now complete and features over 30 of the hottest future festival headliners. This year’s line up including Tokio Myers, Sorry, Lotto Boyz & Soak, with agency partners including ATC Live, Coda, ITB, X-ray Touring, and Primary Talent… On Wednesday 25 Sept (17:00 ....

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September 7, 2018

Latest Agency Showcases

  Today we’re announcing three more agency showcases, with six inspired future festival fillers confirmed… On Wednesday 26 Sept. (15:30 – 16:15), longstanding IFF agency partner, Stockholm/London-straddled Pitch & Smith, present Penelope Isles, the brother and sister duo whose fuzz gui....

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September 3, 2018

First Agency Showcases Announced

  IFF Showcases kick off on Tuesday 25 September at 18:30 with The IFF Opening Party Hosted by UTA. As well as being a chance to pick up your IFF registration and enjoy a drink or two with friends and colleagues, delegates will also be able to catch four of UTA‘s future festival stars. Electric [&hell....

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August 14, 2018

Latest Conference Panels

We’re pleased as punch to announce the next two panels on the IFF conference agenda this year. Both sessions take place on Wednesday 26 September, and we’ll be releasing the final sessions in the coming days, including details of the IFF Keynote Interview. Kicking off Wednesday’s conference sch....

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August 14, 2018

2018 Delegate List Live

  Curious about who’s coming to IFF this year? We’ve been including faces in each of these update emails, but the full delegate list is now live on the website. With 500 of the industry’s finest names now confirmed, just 100 passes remain. While nothing in the festival business is predi....

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August 14, 2018

Meet IFF’s 2018 Partners

  Being a small event with a very focussed crowd, IFF relies on support from key industry partners. So we’re entirely thrilled to be introducing our first round of industry partners, each of whom has a product or service entirely relevant to IFF delegates and the broader festival industry. IFF Ticketi....

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July 4, 2018

First IFF Conference Sessions

It’s a big day at IFF HQ as we’re proud to announce our first two conference sessions below. Both mornings of IFF are dedicated to discussing the most pressing topics in the international music festival business, and we’ll be revealing the full agenda in the coming weeks.  Thursday 27 Sept. se....

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July 4, 2018

Agency Passes Sell out

While passes are still available for festival delegates, all of the 250 agency passes for IFF 2018 have now sold out. IFF’s partner agencies this year include ATC Live, CAA, Coda, ITB, MN2S, OTM, Pitch & Smith, Primary Talent, UTA, WME & X-ray Touring. Meanwhile, some of the other 40+ attending age....

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June 21, 2018

Summer Rate Passes Sold Out

It’s not just the Earlybird passes that have been snapped up for IFF 2018 – the Summer Rate passes have now all gone as well. Fortunately, there’s still plenty of Late Summer Rate passes available. That said, places at IFF 2018 are being taken faster than ever this year, so if you are planning ....

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June 21, 2018

Get Noticed At IFF

With all earlybird and summer rate passes snapped up, and remaining passes selling faster than ever, IFF 2018 is already looking very busy. And with probably the most influential crowd in the music festival world in one place, highlighting your festival, agency, artist or services to the assembled delegates at I....

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June 21, 2018

Call For Topics

With two mornings of dedicated panels and workshops at IFF, the conference is (mostly) serious business. With subject matter focussed on the festival and agency worlds, previous topics have included everything from corporatisation and global deals to gender, hypothetical scenarios, tech and data. If you have a t....

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April 18, 2018

IFF 2018 Goes Live

After months of planning, details of the fourth edition of the International Festival Forum (IFF) are now live, with many of the world’s leading booking agencies and festival associations having signed up as partners. With space at the invitation-only event strictly limited, all previous editions of the London....

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April 18, 2018

IFF 2018 Agency Partners

We’re pleased to announce that IFF is backed by some of the most renowned international booking agencies in the world. ATC Live is an independent, artist-focussed agency founded in 2011 and dedicated to providing the highest level of service possible. We represent a range of artists including Mac DeMarco, ....

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April 18, 2018

IFF 2017 Highlights

The International Festival Forum (IFF) celebrated another sold out edition in 2017, as ILMC’s invitation-only event for festivals and bookers returned for its third outing. More than 600 delegates attended IFF 2017, which once again offered up a packed schedule of showcases, conference sessions, networking ev....

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