Convergence 2016

1000bpm is thrilled to be returning to Convergence Festival in London to present two talks at Miranda in Ace Hotel on Saturday, March 19th.

1-1:45 pm: Spotify: Discovery By Data


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Hailing from Edmonton, Alberta, the creator of Spotify’s Discover Weekly playlist, Matthew Ogle, will be joined by Spotify Director of Economics, Will Page, and Experiential Marketing Manager, Kate Marriage, for a discussion on what listener data can reveal about the behavioural economics of new music fandom.

4-4:45 pm: Ancient Widsom As A/V: Cymatics Explored

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Evan Grant, founder of technology powerhouse, Seeper, explains the history of ‘sound art’ and guides us through breathtaking sonic visualisations created by three of London’s leading cymatics artists. Warm up with Evan’s 5-minute TED talk: Making Sound Visible Through Cymatics.

Tickets are available from the Convergence website.

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