EDMBiz Announces New Contests, Opening & Closing Parties: Exclusive

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Jason Bentley, Steve Angello, Borgore, Carl Cox, Arty, Carnage, Destructo and Posso take part in an industry panel at EDMBiz Conference & Expo at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas from June 17-19, 2014.

EDMBiz Conference & Expo 2015 announced two new contest initiatives today (May 20), as well as official opening and closing parties to bookend the three-day event from June 16-18.

The newly announced EDMBiz Startup Contest will offer five startups the opportunity to present to high-level industry investors and executives. Applicants will be vetted by Insomniac and contest partner Digital Music News. Interested applicants should enter at edmbiz.com/startup by June 2.

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EDMBiz also announced its Best Record/A&R Contest, which will allow aspiring artists a chance to have their track signed and released by Insomnniac Records. Following a crowd-sourced voting period hosted by Wavo, entries will be judged by a panel of EDMbiz judges. Select applicants will then present their productions to a panel of senior A&R executives from the industry's top labels. Interested applicants should enter at edmbiz.com/ar by May 31.

EDMBiz's official kick-off party will feature Afrojack and take place at Omnia on June 16. All conference badge holders will have expedited entry through a dedicated line and receive free entry before midnight. 

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EDMBiz's official closing party will feature Alesso and take place at the Boulevard Pool The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas on June 18. Conference badge holders will receive free entry before 9 pm.

The Fourth Annual EDMBiz Conference & Expo 2015 will take place at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas in Las Vegas.


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