SAN FRANCISCO (Hypebot) — The Bandwidth Conference announced today that Peter Standish, VP of Marketing at Warner Bros. Records, will be a featured speaker at the conference this August. At Warner Bros. Records, Mr. Standish works with artists including Linkin Park, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Green Day, Neil Young and many others.
Previously announced was a keynote conversation with Jordan Kurland of Zeitgeist Artist Management. Mr. Kurland's firm manages the careers of artists including Death Cab For Cutie, Feist, and Rogue Wave.
The Bandwidth Conference takes place August 17 and 18, 2007 in San Francisco, and explores the evolving musical experience, with panels on marketing, fan behavior, trends and future forecasts, and an examination of the ways people discover, purchase, interact with, and are exposed to music.
Other speakers set to appear at this year's conference include David Hyman, Founder and CEO, MOG; Tim Mitchell, VP of Marketing, IODA; Jeff Yasuda, CEO/Founder, Fuzz; Jesse Reiner, Linden Lab; Mike Linksvayer, Vice President, Creative Commons; Jack Buser, Director, Worldwide Technology Evangelist, Dolby Laboratories; Lydia Popovich, General Manager, Quannum Projects; Tom Chauncey, Partisan Arts; Christine Eichelberger, Nat'l Account Marketing Director, SONYBMG Music Entertainment and dozens of others from the music, media and technology worlds.
Panels at this year's conference include "The Jet Sets: Social Networking", a look at music and the social networker, and a panel discussing streaming rates moderated by journalist and writer Ben Fong-Torres and featuring Tim Westergren, Founder, Pandora and John Simson, Executive Director, SoundExchange.
Visit the Bandwidth Conference website for registration and complete session details at www.bandwidthconference.com.