There's no shortage of dance music conferences on the industry's yearly cal, think: Miami Music Week, ADE and IMS to name but a few, but London's Take Note is the new kid on the block.
Aimed at industry up-and-comers, students and/or those looking at a career change, Take Note provides insight and advice from some of the globe's top dance music managers, PRs, journalists, agents and artists, and is set to kick off for the second time on Saturday 19th November.
It's back at its home in London's trendy East End (at co-work space Second Home) and will feature two rooms of all-day panels featuring B.Traits, Danny Daze, Mark Brown, Toddla T and loads more — you can find the full list of speakers below.
If you can't wait until November, Bill Brewster is set to host a special three-part series of events in the run up, looking at club culture and trends in the capital, the first of which is on Tuesday 13th September.
Want a taster of what to expect from Take Note? Check out this wrap video from last year's event featuring DJ Mag's own Charlotte Lucy Cijffers (digital and Ibiza editor).
You can nab tickets to the 2016 edition of Take Note London here.
First speakers confirmed:
B.Traits - DJ / Presenter, BBC Radio 1
Bill Brewster - DJ / Author: The History of The DJ
Carly Wilford - DJ / Presenter / Creator IAmMusic & SISTER
Danny Daze - Artist / Founder, Omnidisc Records
David Sidley - DJ / aka WHYT NOYZ
Ed Karney - Founder of GRADE Management: Seth Troxler, Jackmaster
Elias - Artist
Franziska Eichler - Partner at Extend Artists Agency Berlin / Booking Agent: Richie Hawtin
Hannah Shogbola - Agent, Echo Location Talent
Marcus Barnes - Techno Editor, Mixmag / Creative Director, Don't Lose The Magic)
Maria May - Agent, CAA
Mark Brown - Founder, Cr2 Records
Mark Lawrence - Director, Association For Electronic Music
Mike Malak - Agent, CODA: Jess Glynne, Pusha T
Olivia Nunn - Head of Marketing, Universal
Rich Cufley - Technical Director, Sound Services
Sofia Ilyas - Founder, Float PR: Nils Frahm
Toddla T - Artist / BBC Radio 1
Tom Riley - A&R/Marketing, OWSLA & Founder of Catalyst Artist Management
Tony Andrews - Founder, Funktion-One
Vidhi Ghandi - A&R, Ninja Tune