Sound City Digital is a one-day digital & technological conference & exhibition, taking place on Thursday 17 July and showcasing 20 of the region’s most innovative digital and tech companies. This event, which is partnered with national law firm Weightmans, will play an integral part in the International Festival for Business 2014 and is the first of its kind for the region. The programme will feature Panels and Keynotes from leading figures from the industry.
Taking place at Constellations in the Baltic Triangle from 10am to 6pm, Sound City Digital will unite top industry brands including Red Touch, Weightmans, Ironbird, Nomad Games, Citrus Suite, Glow Media, ZutMedia, StandFast, Draw & Code, Sentric Music and many more yet to announced, as well as individuals including Wayne Scholes (CEO Red Touch Media), Morgan O’Rilley (Standfast) and Sean Crotty (Weightmans).
Mayor Joe Anderson states: “Sound City is at the forefront of innovation and new technology within the entertainment and music sector. These sectors are part of the fabric of the Liverpool culture and business offer. Sound City has been an important component in the renewed growth on this business area and their global connections makes them perfectly positioned to deliver this world class event to the international delegates attending the IFB.”
As with the popular Sound City Conference – now entering its eighth year – Sound City Digital will comprise all the conference elements, but from a digital perspective, uniting the region’s leading digital and games SMEs and enabling them to meet with international buyers, investors, publishers and brands who can propel them to the next level.
Explained Sound City CEO David Pichilingi: “Liverpool is now synonymous with new tech and the digital business environment is having a growing impact and significance on the world stage. Sound City Digital is an incredible opportunity for companies to show off how amazing they are to some of the biggest companies in the world. There is a burgeoning digital scene in Liverpool and we’re looking for around 20 of the best digital businesses in the city to show off what they can do.”