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SXSW 2021

The Efficient Global Licensing of Music

Music licensing is more complicated than ever. The pandemic brought increased activity involving music online and yet created more complications for users and owners. Unpacking and deciphering the tangled web of rights and collections, especially on a global level, is at an all time high when it comes to challenges. Meet experts who are nurturing innovation and helping to build better, technologically advanced systems and paradigms to create efficient and transparent music licensing . . reaching over boundaries, getting us closer to the one-stop shop of connecting all music rights owners with all music users globally, while getting everyone played and paid in the fastest, most accurate ways possible. You won’t want to miss this view into exactly where our music licensing world is going!

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  1. What are the challenges & fundamentally ineffective practices currently in music licensing that prevent accurate monetization of copyrights globally?
  2. Ways to improve performance rights (and other) license valuation & metadata, reduce costs, accurately monitor music usage, and map usage to payment.
  3. Innovative ideas/approaches to global licensing to provide efficient payment to creators/copyright owners & provide market pricing to music users.



Neeta Ragoowansi, Co-Founder/SVP, Business Development & Legal Affairs, NPREX (National Performing Rights Exchange)

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  • Tags: Future of Music
  • Event: SXSW
  • Format: Panel
  • Track: An Uncharted Future
  • Level: Advanced
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