Meet the experts shaping the future of live entertainment at #TAS23. We’re delighted to announce two additions to speaker line-up this October:
With a passion for bringing the best live entertainment experiences to Asia, Jason Miller, CEO, Eventim Live Asia has been at the forefront of the industry for years.
Prior to establishing Eventim Live Asia, he led all touring activity for Live Nation Entertainment’s Asian and Middle East offices, he has worked with the biggest names in music, leading a team that has produced 80 percent of the highest-grossing Asian tours for Western artists over the past decade. From Madonna to Coldplay, Bruno Mars to U2, Jason’s expertise and experience has shaped the landscape of live events in the region.
Founder of The Creative China, Lesley Zhang has been a driving force behind the growth of music companies and organisations in both China and the UK. She has helped artists and businesses navigate the intricacies of the Chinese music market.
For perspective: By the end of May, China staged more than 90,000 commercial performances nationwide this year – according to CAPA (China Association of Performing Arts) – with more than 25 million audience members delivering over US$1.52bn in box office revenues. The box office revenue from just concerts and music festivals alone has exceeded US$166m, with more than 2.5 million people attending these events.
Lesley’s contributions extend beyond consulting, as she actively participates in music conventions and showcases, sharing her valuable insights into the Chinese music industry and mentoring aspiring professionals at renowned events like Music Matters and SXSW. Currently, Lesley also serves as the Creative Industry Advisor to the Longgang district of Shenzhen municipality.
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