#KARAJAN
Blockchain & Music Hackathon
University of Applied Sciences Salzburg
March 21-22, 2018

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ABOUT
The Eliette and Herbert von Karajan Institute, Open Music Initiative (MIT/Berklee College of Music) and Red Bull Media House are joining forces in a Blockchain-Hackathon at the Karajan Music Tech Conference in Salzburg March 21-22. The hackathon will be hosted at the University of Applied Sciences Salzburg. Red Bull Media House is inviting hackers to take on their "Music Portfolio Challenge" to build a blockchain-based music micro-licensing platform.
ADDRESS
Schloss Urstein
Schlossallee 9
5412 Puch bei Hallein
Austria

  1. Welcome / Red Bull Music Portfolio Challenge
  2. What is the Open Music Initiative?
  3. Blockchain, Ethereum & Smart Contracts. An Introduction for Coders.
  4. How does the Music Industry Work? Rights, Revenue Streams and Value Generation.
  5. What are the Data-Related Problems in the Music Industry?
You should participate in our hackathon, if:
  1. You want to learn about decentralization technologies and how they can be applied in the music industry.
  2. You want to help build a new music industry in which artists will be paid a fair share, directly and with 100% transparency.
  3. You want to develop new business models that apply decentralized protocols and their interaction with other technologies (ethereum, bigchaindb, plasma, coala ip, etc).
  4. You want to meet music industry professionals, artists and hackers who love to make the world a better place :-)
What can people work on?
  1. Red Bull Challenge: Microlicensing System for B2B Licensing
  2. Rights Management for Sample-Based Music
  3. Graphical Interface to show Blockchain-Transactions for Composers
  4. New use cases for tokenization economy. Brainstorming and writing of articles.
  5. Work on github repositories such as Coala IP, Token-Curated Registries
PROGRAM
Wednesday 21.3.2018
09:00
09:00
Welcome
09:30
09:30
Presentations on Blockchain, Technologies of participating companies and individual projects of participants
11:30
11:30
OPEN MIC: Present your ideas
13:00
13:00
Lunch at "Fago" in the Main Building
14:00
14:00
Hacking begins
19:00
19:00
Dinner
22:00
22:00
Hacking continues in hotels and bars ;-)
Thursday 22.3.2018
08:30
08:30
Coffee, Open Doors
09:00
09:00
Don't-Panic-Meeting for those who want more input from the group (optional)
09:30
09:30
Hacking continues ...
13:00
13:00
Lunch
15:00
15:00
Preparations for presentations start
16:00
16:00
Presentations start (10 mins each, please enter your name here)
17:30
17:30
Receptions
PRESS CONTACT
Matthias Röder
Phone: +43 676 46 77 111
E-mail: matthias.roeder@karajan.org
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