23-25 Oct, 2018 in IKEBUKURO(22-24 Oct, TIMM in SHIBUYA)

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JCS Newsletter Vol.14
JCS2018 will be kick off 22nd tomorrow! Start from TIMM(Shibuya Venue)

JCS Newsletter Vol.14 JCS2018 will be kick off 22nd tomorrow!
Start from TIMM(Shibuya Venue)

Information of Ikebukuro and Shibuya Venue in JCS2018
Registration and Venue Open Hours
Walk-in Visitor Registration(issued at only Ikebukuro venue)
ID Pick Up QR code Information
Notice at the TIMM venue
Event information on 22nd
P&I Screening information in Roppongi Venue

Information of Ikebukuro and Shibuya Venue in JCS2018
Asia’s largest content marketplace, Japan Content Showcase 2018 will be held from 22nd tomorrow ! The music market (Tokyo International Music Market, TIMM) will start from tomorrow in Shibuya venue. Then 15th Anniversary TIFFCOM -the Marketplace for film and TV in Asia-, the only film festival in Japan approved by the International Federation of Film Producers Associations, and market of animation (Tokyo International Anime Festival Autumn, TIAF) will start from 23rd Tuesday.

TIMM : October 22 (Mon) – 24 (Wed), 2018 *Live concert only on 24th
Shibuya Mark City Building, 1-12-2, Dogenzaka, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0043, Japan

TIFFCOM/TIAF : October 23 (Tue) – 25 (Thu), 2018
Shibuya Mark City Building, 1-12-2, Dogenzaka, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0043, Japan

Registration and Venue Open Hours
Please confirm the opening time of registration desk at each venue and market venue.

*We recommend to exchange ID badge by advanced registrants on 22nd Monday (14:00-19:00) because Ikebukuro venue will be crowded very much on 23rd of the first day.
Walk-in Visitor Registration(issued at only Ikebukuro venue)
“Walk-in” is on-site registration, it’s valid for four days (Ikebukuro/ Shibuya). Your registration photo is not required to bring, because you can take it at the registration desk. Even if you forget to register in advance, if you have this pass, you can also participate in various events and seminars.

Fee: JPY 27.000
Valid period: Oct 22 (Mon) – 25 (Thu) *Japan Time

Notice at the TIMM venue
Regarding the pass where the necessary information is registered, we have already delivered to the exhibitor by mail, so please get in with this pass.

For JCS ID Registrants, please print the QR code and bring it with you when you come to the registration to pick up your ID badge. When the log-in to your own MYPAGE and clicks a green button “ID Pick QR code” in the lower left, QR code is displayed. Thank you for your cooperation!

Everyone who will receive one-day pass / ID badge at Shibuya venue:
At the TIMM venue (Shibuya), you can receive badges for only those who completed your “Receive in advance at Shibuya venue” application for pre-registered ID badge
Thank you for your cooperation in QR Code.

22nd Event Schedule
TIMM Seminar

Mega Festivals of Asia; What it is Now and Where Do We Fit In?
The world has been seeing some serious growth with the Asian mega-music festivals.
Each event with individual characters, are booking global talent and in this panel, key festival organizers from Korea, Thailand, and China will discuss the current and future of festivals and where opportunities are for Japanese artists.
Time: 10:00 – 11:15

On the Frontline of Chinese Music Copyright – The Current and the Future
There is much interest in the rapidly developing Chinese music market however we are not always confident on whether if we are clear and up to date on the changes in the legal issues. In this panel we have invited experts from both creative and legal backgrounds to speak about current common business practices and recent developments from the creative A&R and the business point of view. Two-part session.
Time: 11:45 – 13:00

Digital and Social Marketing – The International Approach
For an artist to succeed internationally today, digital and social marketing is a must. Inviting one of the founders of the UK music consultancy company, Music Ally, as a guest speaker, the panel will focus and discuss the differences in the domestic and international approach to the digital market providing hints on how Japanese artists should play the game.
Time: 13:30 – 14:30

Endless Endeavor to Music Business Worldwide – Ichiro Asatsuma / Yokichi Osato –
15thTIMM Keynote by two legendary figures in the Japanese music industry, Ichiro Asatsuma and Yokichi Osato. Both are well known as pioneers of global music business in Japan, with variety of success stories. Ichiro Asatsuma joined Pacific Music Publishing (now Fujipacific Music) in 1966 as one of the launch members. Today, he is well respected and known throughout the industry as one of the pioneers in the global music publishing business. The other speaker, Yokichi Osato founded Amuse Inc. in 1978 and built the company up to the powerhouse entertainment corporation it is today. Known early on for his drive in taking his business international, he is now known for the recent global success of artists such as “ONE OK ROCK”, “BABYMETAL” and “Perfume”.
At the seminar, looking back in their business history, both are expected to give useful hints on how to succeed in the current global business market. For all who aim to build their careers internationally, this is a must attend.
Time: 15:00 – 16:30

Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Music – Present and Future vision of the music industry
How AI will change our life and business is one of the hot topics in these days. Without exception, music business might be influenced by the AI technology such as from track making to copyright management. In this seminar, 4 professionals in the music/technology field will discuss the possible future of the music industry in the coming AI era.
Time: 17:00 – 18:00

TIMM Showcase Live

V enue:

Performing Artists
TSUTAYA O-EAST:Joanna Wang (Taiwan) /Lie and a Chameleon /MATSURI NINE. /Misaki Iwasa /MOTOR HOTEL /nano /SUPER★DRAGON

duo MUSIC EXCHANGE: Chuning Candy /Colorpointe /Maneki Kecak /Not Secured,Loose Ends / Risa Shinozaki /Wasuta (The World Standard)


P&I Screening information in Roppongi Venue
P&I Screening is the screenings of official films selected to the 31st Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF) for the press and industry professionals. We’re happy to announced that the P&I Screening schedule of Roppongi Venue( TOHO Cinema Roppongi Hills/ EX Theater Roppongi)has been released.
Pre-registration for this screening will not be required for this year. But please bring your JCS ID badge with you as you will be asked to present it before the screening.

Japan Content Showcase Organizer’s Office
【TEL】 +81-3-6226-3020
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