If you have specific session proposal, or just a topic you want covered at the business conference, our IBMA Education Committee wants to hear it!
Submissions open until March 15
The IBMA Business Conference features career development sessions with industry experts guiding the conversation, sharing insight, and inspiring you to take your band or brand to the next level. You’ll hear from veterans with decades of industry knowledge as well as newcomers with fresh approaches to the bluegrass business model.
Artists & Talent Buyers connect one-on-one in this speed-dating style eventLEARN MORE
Recognizing artists and business people in the early years of their careers
Recognizing outstanding work in non-performing industry categories
The central gathering place where over 12,000 visitors browse the latest industry wares, conduct business, and network. The Exhibit Hall features a wide variety of vendors, gear, services, and products for the bluegrass professional and fan!
Talent Buyer Track
Create real industry connections with agents and artists, this focused track is one part of IBMA World of Bluegrass you simply do not want to miss.LEARN MORE
Attend and experience the custom content and networking events tailored to the unique professional concerns of the broadcasting community.LEARN MORE
Geared for songwriters interested in cultivating the craft, developing solid business practices, networking, and pitching material to artists and producers.LEARN MORE
We’ve partnered with providers to offer registered attendees free dental screenings, vision exams, custom earplug fittings along with a slate of wellness sessions.