At NextM we’ll present a wide array of experts and thought leaders from all over the world. On three stages, you can attend inspiring keynotes and interactive sessions from entrepreneurs, creatives, futurists and marketing leaders on what’s next in tech, media, social and entertainment. The first three speakers have already been announced:
Sebastien Lintz – Sorted Management
Sebastien’s success in the music industry began as a producer in 2008 when he released his own creations under respected labels Revealed Recordings and Spinnin’ Records. Sebastien’s perseverance propelled him to label manager of Revealed Recordings. Beyond Revealed, Sebastien leads digital strategy at Sorted Management – home to Hardwell – where he insures his artists are always on top of their digital game. His innovations include streaming the world’s first dance event in 360 degrees, developing the first Facebook Messenger bot for a musician, and leveraging blockchain technology for transactions. Having won a Golden Lovie award in the Experimental & Innovative category in 2016 for Hardwell’s Facebook chatbot, he devotes his full energy to technologies that drive his artists to reach their full potential.
Jip Samhoud – &samhoud media
Jip Samhoud is the founder of &samhoud media and founder of the first Virtual Reality Cinema in Amsterdam. Jip is very much excited about all the opportunities there are in the online media industry and motivated to innovate the way how we consume media. &samhoud media produces online media. They create formats, make partnerships and innovate media to inspire and connect people with breakthrough media content. All their work is based around the &samhoud higher goal of building a brighter future together.
Jacco ter Schegget – OgilvyOne China
For the last eighteen years Jacco has been working for organisations that combine communication, design and technology, to create innovative products, services and campaigns. During this period, he has reorganised and developed teams of talented, creative and demanding people. Jacco truly enjoys working in expert organisations and believes that a good agency should combine profit with a highly creative output. He believes that creativity is the most powerful force in business and, in this rapid changing world, good ideas that can touch people are more important than ever.
The musical closure of the day will be provided by Ruben Annink. A very talented singer-songwriter from Overveen. He’s playing the guitar since the age of 7 and started out as a street musician. Currently he’s studying at the Dutch Pop Academy in Utrecht and was a 2015 finalist of the TV-show The Best Singer-Songwriter of the Netherlands.
The full line-up will be announced soon, so stay tuned!