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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Katherine Cheung

Open Road Holdings
Founder and Managing Director

Katherine Cheung is the Founder and Managing Director of Open Road Holdings, which is a technology consultancy and investment vehicle to explore, develop, launch and foster start-up ideas and companies in emerging markets. Open Road Holdings offers the knowledge capital and resources from the Technology hub of Silicon Valley yet, at its core and as its name suggests, Open Road Holdings, approaches every business opportunity with an “open” mindset and platform to learn and embrace the differences that each emerging country, industry and segment provides – resulting in a unique approach to each new business (ad)venture. Her career spans Entertainment, Information Technology, Software and Technology Start-Ups where she obtained a breadth of business seasoning in both publicly and privately held companies. Prior to founding Open Road Holdings, she was the Director of Web Services at the preeminent business technology optimization software company, Mercury (acquired by Hewlett-Packard).