The event will feature presentations and panels around these seven key topics: The Adolescence of Streaming; Global Copyright & Rights Management; Technology: Smart Speakers, AI, and Next Gen Music; The Modern Music Company; International: Spotlight on Emerging Markets; and Innovation: Investing In Music and Startup Showcases. 

These themes will set the scene for the two-day NY:LON Connect conference and are detailed below. 
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Jonathan Barnes

Manager of Artist & Label Services
San Francisco Bay Area
Jonathan Barnes manages the label licensing and partner management team at Pandora, where he and his team manage Pandora's recorded music licensing strategy and its business relationships with record labels and independent artists. Previously, Barnes led partnerships at 8tracks Radio and managed the music education nonprofit MIMA Music. He got his start in music working at Astralwerks Records in New York and at FNX Radio Network in Boston.  Barnes earned his BA from Princeton and JD from Stanford Law School, but not before spending a year living the dream as a techno DJ in London.