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Music streaming: time to push the reset button?
Music streaming: time to push the reset button?
Presented by: ECSA

Music streaming: time to push the reset button?

Anne de Jong NVPI, Bernard Kobes Buma/Stemra, Kevin Brennan UK Parliament, Paulina Golba IMPF

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ESNS22_picto_black_.png In July 2021, the Digital, Culture, Media and Sports (DCMS) Committee of the UK Parliament called “for a complete reset of music streaming to fairly reward performers and creators”. Why and what are the key UK DCMS recommendations? How to share streaming revenues in a fair and sustainable manner? Join this panel discussion supported by the European Composer and Songwriter Alliance (ECSA) to hear the views of renowned creators, prominent policy makers and key representatives of the music sector, from both sides of the Channel. What solutions do they want to bring forward?


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    Anne de Jong NVPI

    Anne de Jong is an executive in music and very experienced in copyright law and neighbouring rights. As managing director of NVPI, the Dutch trade body for record labels and movie distributors, he represents the recorded music industry on a national level. As chairman of the Dutch platform for creative media industries (PCMI) and co-chair of the Dutch copyright federation (Federatie Auteursrechtbelangen), De Jong works closely with other national organizations such as Sena (neighbouring rights), Buma/Stemra (copyright) and Dutch trade bodies for performers and publishers.
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    Bernard Kobes Buma/Stemra

    Foto Credit: Annemieke van der Togt
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    Kevin Brennan UK Parliament

    Kevin Brennan is a Welsh Labour Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Cardiff West since 2001. He is currently a member of the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee. In the last Labour government he was a Minister in the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, the Department for Children, Schools and Families and the Cabinet Office. In recent years Mr Brennan has served Labour’s opposition front bench as their Shadow Schools Minister, Shadow Business Minister and Shadow Culture Minister.
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    Paulina Golba IMPF

    Paulina Golba is music publisher with over 20 years’ experience in rights’ management in Eastern Europe. Besides running her own company based in Poland, Paulina contributes to various initiatives defining and improving data standards in the music industry. She sits on the IMPF Board of Directors and on the Board of Publishers at ZAiKS. She is an author of rights and royalties management software.


  • Helienne Lindvall

    Helienne Lindvall Swede as Candy

    Helienne Lindvall is an award-winning songwriter, musician and columnist. She's Chair of the Songwriter Committee & Board Director, British Academy of Songwriters, Composers & Authors, and Chairs the Ivor Novello Awards. She's also the writer behind the Guardian music industry columns Behind the Music and Plugged In, and Director of Business Development and Artist Relations, UK, for music creator platform LANDR.