Forging Alliances, Moving Forward!
A digital networking session with WOMEX on the 11th of October.
Coordinated by Kaushik Dutta (India), president, MusiConnect Asia; founder & ceo, Song of Soul & SOS Productions with Umair Jaffar (Pakistan/Canada), executive director, Small World Music and Lama Hazboun (Jordan), producer of Amman Jazz Festival.
This network meeting is to facilitate new connections and networking opportunities for artists, creatives, presenters and music industry professionals from across Asia. The global pandemic has made it clear that the over reliance on western markets for Asian talent is not a sustainable business model any more. Therefore, the need to forge stronger regional and local markets within Asia is now more urgent than ever before.
This session will provide an opportunity for the various players within the Asian music industry to gather, connect and work towards building a stronger Pan Asian network.
The first all member virtual MCA meeting was held on the 8th of March, 2021. Several important issues were discussed at length and future plans were laid down. MCA board extend their thanks to all the members who were vocal and participated at the meeting. Participating countries, India, Pakistan,South Korea,Malaysia,Jordan, Okinawa( Japan), Indonesia, Bhutan, Abu Dhabi, Iran, Egypt, Tajikistan, Syria and Turkey.