Nation Radio Seminar Kicks Off 2nd Annual Streaming Summit

CRS is presenting its next annual Streaming Summit with a focus on songs market streaming and digital schooling initiatives.

The following was designed in conjunction with CRS, aspect of a new partnership with DMN. Stay tuned for extra future coverage from CRS, which include ongoing details from its impending celebration in February.

This just one working day, in-person convention offers a laser target on streaming in the music sector with eight focused, insightful classes. At minimum 21 verified electronic field speakers will be on hand, alongside with artist showcases and lunch served. The Streaming Summit was born out of the CRS: The Digital Practical experience that took area in February 2021. 

Participation in that function was so prosperous, CRS organizers and agenda committee leadership expanded the method to a complete working day with a aim on streaming. Region Radio Seminar will return as a dwell, in-particular person field party for 2022, with its broader target on the audio industry as a whole. 

Streaming Summit 2022 will provide a proactive, instructional expertise thanks to bigger participation from electronic provider suppliers like Spotify. Here’s a swift overview of confirmed periods that will be obtainable at this year’s Streaming Summit.

  • Streaming Summit Networking Breakfast
  • Introducing Chart-metric
  • Twitch/Stay Streaming for Songs
  • New music Discovery As a result of Streaming: Spotify Enthusiast Research
  • Warner Songs Nashville Lunch & Effectiveness
  • Discuss Information to Me: 2021 in Evaluate
  • Highway to the Upcoming Significant Factor: The Related Vehicle

“I can confidently say the quantity of talent and large-achieving know-how located in each and every session at this summit would be complicated to discover under the roof of only a person meeting,” CRS Streaming Summit Committee Chair Annie Ortmeier explained to Digital Audio Information. “Our Streaming Summit team of Sarah D’Hilly, Ali Matkosky, and myself are thrilled with the lineup for 2022 as we align with new partners and new boundary-pushing perspectives, earning this working day a no-miss.”

Region Radio Seminar remains committed to broadening the enchantment of its once-a-year party by growing its concentrate on digital, streaming, touring, and spoken phrase content creators who may focus on state tunes people. “Country songs consumption via streaming platforms observed document-breaking, exponential development in the course of the pandemic quarantine,” claims CRS Govt Director RJ Curtis.

“At the exact time, Region carries on its dominance as the most programmed music format on terrestrial radio. Many thanks to a technological revolution, there are numerous extra seats at the table for stakeholders in our format now.”

CRS 2022 confirmed speakers

Confirmed Speakers for CRS Streaming Summit 2021

  • Timothy Babbitt | General Motors
  • Lauren Black | Country Now
  • Sung Cho | ChartMetric
  • Emily Cohen | Amazon Audio
  • Patch Culbertson | Big Loud
  • Tim Foisset | Warner Tunes Nashville
  • Haley Jones |  MRC Entertainment
  • Alison Junker | Spotify
  • Soy Kim | Spotify for Artists
  • Allison Laughter | Purple Light
  • Ali Matkosky | Massive Loud
  • Annie Ortmeier | UMG Nashville
  • Ashton Pierre | AT&T
  • Vipin Reddy | UMG Nashville
  • Steve Stewart | Cox Media Team
  • Jonathan Tarlton | Spotify
  • Alina Thompson | Pandora
  • Taylor Viegut | UMG Nashville


How do I signal up for CRS Streaming Summit?

A a person day Streaming Summit go for February 23rd is $249. A a person-working day go is also integrated in the 3-working day CRS 2022 registration price of $649. You can sign up for the event listed here. 

State Radio Seminar Streaming Summit 2021 | Panels

  • Streaming Summit Networking Breakfast | A welcoming celebration from the Streaming Agenda Committee, DSPs, and label associates in the streaming, digital retail, and e-commerce globe. 
  • Introducing ChartMetric | A glance at how country tunes is represented in the radio and streaming platforms currently. Music use behavior have transformed over the final couple of several years, country tunes provided. Radio is even now big, but expert services like Spotify, Pandora, Apple New music, Amazon, and YouTube are large parts of the ecosystem. This panel examines how all those companies compete or complement every single other primarily based on details gathered by ChartMetric. 
  • Twitch/Livestreaming for Songs

    Allison Laughter (Head of Digital Advertising and marketing & Streaming at Purple Mild and Lauren Black (Editor of Region Now) check out how Twitch performs, if you should really treatment about it, and how music is growing its existence on the formerly gaming-centered platform.

  • Audio Discovery through Streaming: Spotify Admirer Analyze | Spotify assists songs listeners discover new artists all over 16 billion periods just about every month. Soy Kim (Products Marketing and advertising Spotify for Artists) shares extra about the Spotify Enthusiast Study to enable artists and their groups decipher the knowledge available via the Spotify for Artists company. 


  • Chat Knowledge to Me: 2021 in Assessment | CRS’ well known Communicate Info to Me panel has returned to deal with streaming development in country music compared to the relaxation of the tunes field. This panel will element a focus on much more strong streaming details, consumer details, and radio info, asking attendees if they can choose the hit. 


  • Highway to the Subsequent Massive Thing: Related Autos | Us residents invest hours in their motor vehicles, which indicates listening in the vehicle is a huge market place. This panel entire of business leaders across the automotive, audio streaming, and connectivity place go over what’s in store for streaming in the motor vehicle. Panelists will supply a deep dive into how people listen to their favourite music in the car or truck, reworking listening as a complete.