// building bridges between countries

April 28 – May 1, 2009 — BEIJING, CHINA

transmitCHINA 2009 was a four-day trade initiative that was hosted in Beijing. transmitCHINA 2009 explored the changing face of Asia’s marketplace and strengthened relationships between the Canadian music sector & other pacific nations.

The event was composed of a business conference and an artist showcase tour.  The conference and showcase allowed Canadian prfessionals in the music business and associated industries to connect with the fast-growing Asian music market and its leaders.  transmitCHINA 2009 was an excellent opportunity for stakeholders to share ideas and forge mutually beneficial partnerships.

"transmitCHINA is a one of a kind music and economic development experience which will certainly benefit not only music industry executives but business entrepreneurs and professionals in search of expanding their business into China and/or developing there business within Canada."
—Charlie Millar, Director Digital Business Development, Warner Music Canada

transmitCHINA 2009 was stage two of a five-year strategy that provides Canadian artists and professionals increased awareness and greater competitive advantages in both the live and recorded music markets of Asia.

Transmit Program

// TALKS + LIVE = transmitCHINA

The four-day conference enables music professionals (i.e. labels, publishers, managers and agents) and stakeholders from related industries (i.e. ISP, mobility and lifestyle brands) to build long-term relationships with Chinese counterparts and foster well-grounded bilateral trade relationships.

// transmitCHINA.LIVE

Artist showcases in one of the best live venues in Beijing. A showcase featuring export-ready Canadian artists who are already established in their domestic market(s) and have significant performing, touring and recording history

// transmitCHINA.LIVE on tour

TransmitCHINA.LIVE will also include a multi-city showcase tour. This will highlight Canadian artists in the best live venues in Beijing, as well as in Shanghai, Zhenjiang and Shenzhen. Fans and Chinese buyers will get to hear and see, first-hand, the exceptional talent coming out of Canada this year.

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