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THE UK FESTIVAL CONFERENCE: WHAT TO EXPECT

The UK Festival Conference brings industry insiders together for a day of incisive debate, unparalleled networking opportunities and information sharing.

Its eclectic session topics cover a diverse array of issues pertinent to festivals, reviewing the achievements and developments of the past year as well as portending the potential challenges ahead.

Previous panellists have included:
Melvin Benn (Festival Republic), John Giddings (Isle of Wight Festival), John Probyn (Live Nation), Colin Rodger (T in the Park), James Barton (Creamfields), Patrick Walker (Google), Fiona Measham (The Loop), Renaud Visage (Eventbrite), Teresa Moore (Bucks New University Centre), Jon Drape (Ground Control), Fiona Stewart (Green Man Festival), Stuart Galbraith (Kilimanjaro Live), Jeff Craft (X-Ray Touring), Geoff Meall (The Agency Group), and Gary Turner (MAMA Festivals).