Thirteen executives are committeed to speak at the Oct. 1 event, with more expected to sign on in the coming week.
The Recording Academy and Color of Change will host "Change Music," a virtual diversity, equity and inclusion summit on Oct. 1 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. PT. Media and music industry professionals are invited to register.
The Academy describes it as “a timely conversation with key industry leaders about best practices and strategic ways to drive long-term, systemic change within the music community.”
In addition, the Academy will discuss progress made toward closing diversity, equity and inclusion gaps at the Academy and within the industry, and its response to #TheShowMustBePaused demands.