Spot Festival

Official Opening Reception


Official International Opening Reception of the SPOT Festival 2015



  • Jacob Bundsgaard, Mayor of Aarhus, welcomes you to Aarhus on behalf of the City
  • Opening Speech by Gunnar Madsen, Head of the SPOT Festival
  • Short Keynote Speech by Jake Beaumont-Nesbitt, Director of Policy Flow at IMMF (International Music Managers Forum) on the much debated topic of the distribution of digital income in the new music economy
  • Light Refreshments and Networking


The opening reception of the SPOT Festival is an excellent opportunity for you to get socially and formally acquainted with your fellow music industry professionals, and kick off the networking part of the SPOT Festival in an informal setting.


Jake Beaumont-Nesbitt
Jake is the Policy Advisor to The International Music Managers Forum, an organization that brings together artist representatives associations from 24 countries. It represents managers and the artists they work for, creating better trading conditions through networking, sharing, and discussions. Jake also works as a rights specialist for artists and music copyrights.