James Blake and Jennie Morton, who also featured in ADE Pro 2020, will be discussing strategies and techniques for managing our mental health as well as how Blake will be handling his career when the touring industry re-starts. In addition, Blake and Morton will be taking questions from the audience in a live Q&A focusing on mental health topics. Global Events in the Spotlight The first ADE in Conversation last month touched on the state of reopening in Europe and the US, and this episode will be looking at South America’s Rock in Rio and Africa’s Nyege Nyege Festival together with representatives from both festivals. Luis Justo is the CEO of Rock in Rio, Arlen Dilsizian is one of the founders of Uganda’s Nyege Nyege Festival, connecting electronic music cultures throughout Africa with the rest of the world and nurturing the continent's various scenes. The Amsterdam Dance Event Foundation continues to extend its support to the live music industry by inviting music professionals to the online discussion forum ADE In Conversation, taking place on its online B2B platform, completely free of charge. Professionals, artists and like-minded followers of the reopening can sign up by creating a free account here.
ADE In Conversation will be an hour-long session that takes place on Thursday, May 13th – 5 PM CET. Visitors can register here.