The RTÉ Choice Music Prize has announced Conversations, a new strand of talks programmed as part of the event in association with IMRO and Culture Ireland.
The conversations will happen at the  Morrison Hotel, Dublin on Thursday March 8th from 10.30am, the same day as the live event and will cost €5 to enter. The talks are “designed to encourage an exchange of learning and discussion and challenge the biggest prevailing issues facing both artists and industry professionals.”
The panels will be moderated by Jim Carroll from RTÉ.
RTÉ Choice Music Prize “Conversations, Morrison Hotel, Printworks Room 1
Registration : 9.30am
Conversation 1: 10.30am- 11.15am Public Interview with Alan Swan (Director of music at RTE 2FM)
Conversation 2: 11.30am – 12.20pm The Record Label
Why Do I Need A Record Label in 2018.
Conversation 3: 1.30pm – 2.20pm Money / Synch
Where’s the money “The Publishing / Copyright Panel” – “The Art of Income from Songwriting & Synch”.
Conversation 4: 2.30pm – 3.20pm The Women In Music
Women in the industry: a celebration and reinforcement of the proliferation of women in the music industry – particularly important in Ireland where certain key roles are still traditionally occupied by men.
Tickets from Eventbrite.