Disrupt!/Music!/ is coming to Amman to shake up the local music industry. In a three-day workshop and competition powered by Mideast Creatives and locally organized by Feesheh for Music, Belbaleh, and Indiepush, they aim to fuel the growth of the music industry in Jordan by helping teams and individuals with innovative ideas related to music. Participants can include artists, musicians, sound engineers, producers, tech developers, and business strategists who are interested in this field. The application deadline is March 15.
Selected applicants will attend an intensive workshop at ZINC (Zain Innovation Campus) at the King Hussein Business Park on the weekend of 24th, 25th, 26th of March, 2016. The workshop will include a number of training sessions by local and international trainers in the industry, focused on transforming ideas into business models. Teams will work alongside mentors and industry professionals to develop a business model for their projects and pitch their ideas on the last day in a 3-minute pitch competition. The closing ceremony will include a live concert at Bala Feesh hosted at Kharabeesh office space at the King Hussein Business Park.
The total amount of cash prizes is 3500 EUR, to be given to the three winners. Priority of selection will be given to teams over individual applicants. Follow the event here for more details.
Apply here to disrupt music industry.