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MTN holds virtual conference on monetisation of creative arts work

MTN holds virtual conference on monetisation of creative arts work

A panel of international and locally-based professionals in the creative arts and entertainment industry is set to lead a public discussion on how to monetize content in the digital world.

This conversation will come off at the MTN Digital Music Conference scheduled for October 29, 2020 live on MTN’s Facebook and YouTube Pages at 2:00pm.

Organised on the theme: ‘How to Monetize Your Work and The Challenges of Digital Media’, the conference will centre on people’s experiences, modern trends and innovative ideas that artistes can leverage to generate revenue within the digital space.

Panellists include Chairman of GHAMRO Rex Omar, Managing Partner CQ Legal & Consulting and Founder-Africa 1 Media, Cynthia Quarcoo, CEO of from Africori, Yoel Kenan, Gillian Ezra from Music Time and CEO Lynx Entertainment Richie Mensah.

Commenting on the purpose for the conference, Chief Marketing Officer for MTN Mr. Noel Kojo- Ganson said, “with the global pandemic and the phenomenal uptake of digital services there is no better time to discuss this topic.”

“Technology is already helping us fix payments, dating, banking, transportation, and governance. It’s time to take a look at the music business.”

He advised all persons within the music and other content development ecosystem to join the discussion.

The Digital Music Conference is an initiative by MTN Ghana aimed at bringing together industry persons including music producers, sound engineers, artistes and owners of music platforms to share ideas and insights for growth of the sector.