2017



First international conference speakers and one to one meetings participants announced:

Tony Amado
Angola
Artist

Abdoulaye Diallo
Burkina Faso
Festival International Jazz à Ouaga

Ade Bantu
Nigeria
Afropolitan Vibes

Ana Maia
Cabo Verde
Ministry of Culture and Creative Industries

Augusto Veiga
Cabo Verde
AV Produções

Azza Satti
Sudan/Kenya
African Speakers & Artists Ltd

Banzi Pires
Cabo Verde
Sigui Sabura

Blanc-Blanc Eric Juret
La Réunion
Indian Ocean Music Market

Buruntuma
Guinea-Bissau/Portugal
Artist

Dama Do Bling
Mozambique
Artist

DJ Marfox
Sao Tome & Principe/Portugal
Artist

Hélio Batalha
Cabo Verde
Artist

José da Silva
Cabo Verde/France/Ivory Coast
Lusafrica

Kalaf Angelo
Angola/Portugal/Germany
Buraka Som Sistema

Maimuna Manneh-Fye
Gambia
Black Lynx Esntertainment

Marek Fuchs
Czech Republic/Kenya
Sauti Sol Entertainment

Paulo Chibanga
Mozambique
Azgo Festival

Raphaële Cohen
France/Morocco
Visa for Music

Vincent Anglade
France
Jazz à La Villette /Philharmonie de Paris

Agnès Revelen
France
DO MOON/IOMMA

Alain Vachier
France/Portugal
AVM Alain Vachier Management

Amanda Jones
UK
Real World Records

Ben Oldfield
UK/France
The Orchard

Binetou Sylla
France/Senegal/Mali
Syllart Records

Carlos Bartilotti
Portugal
MIMO Festival

Carmen Guiba
Mozambique/Germany
Gato Preto

Christine Semba
France/Germany
WOMEX/Piranha Arts

Daniel Haaksman
Germany
Man Recordings

Francisco Guerra
Portugal
Audiogest

Georg Milz
Germany
Outhere Records

Gigi Di Luca
Italy
Festival Ethnos

Hanna Gorjaczkowska
Belgium
Crammed Discs

Jacques Monnier
France
Paléo Festival

Johanna Tzipkine
France
Hélico Music

Kamel Dafri
France
Festival Villes des Musiques du Monde

Leila Chaibeddra
France
Tartine Production

Lino Grumiro
Belgium
Skinfama

Maïté Dhelin
France
LMD Productions

Maria Semushkina
Russia
Usadba Jazz

Matthieu Remond
France
Rising Bird Music

Miguel Carretas
Portugal
AUDIOGEST

Nuno Barcelos
Portugal
Raízes do Atlântico Festival

Patrick de Groote
Belgium
Sfinks

Paul Duhaney
UK
Africa Oyé

Robert Urbanus
The Netherlands/UK
Sterns Music

Sami Sadak
Turkey/France
Babel Med

Stéphane Baudet
France
R3DLINE

Tony van der Eecken
Belgium
BOZAR Music

Uxía Senlle
Spain
Cantos na Maré

Zuri Maria Daiß
Germany
HAU Hebbel am Ufer

Alfredo Caxaj
Guatemala/Canada
SunFest

Aline Paes
Brazil
MIMO Festival

Cédric David
France/Colombia
Afropicks/Cecom Agency

Giorgio Varas
Chile
WOMAD Chile / Artemedios Group

Jarmeson De Lima
Brazil
Festival No Ar Coquetel Molotov

José Luis Cruz
Mexico
Festival Ollin Kan

Matt Greenhill
USA
FLi Artists

Michael Christophe
French Guiana/Canada
Les Productions Pasa Musik

Mônica Cosas
Brazil
Pernambuco Connection

Par Neiburger
USA
World Music Institute

Patrice Agbokou
Canada
Les Productions Pasa Musik


(More to come...)