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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Priyanka Khimani

Anand and Anand & Khimani

Priyanka Khimani is one of India’s young and thought-provoking Entertainment and Intellectual Property lawyers, and leads the Mumbai-based practice of the illustrious, Anand and Anand & Khimani. Her celebrity clientele includes a distinguished line up of award-winning songwriters, music producers, singers, film directors, actors and screenwriters. She also represents, and acts for, leading film and digital production houses, independent record labels and publishers, and digital and technology platforms, amongst others. Her diverse knowledge and understanding of the legal landscape across key jurisdictions coupled with her decade long multi-faceted experience in the Indian entertainment industry, truly puts her in a unique position to advise on cross-border deals, collaborations, projects and disputes. She routinely acts for, and advises, clients across a broad range of issues relating to protection, management, registration, licensing, acquisition, monetization, administration and exploitation of intellectual property assets and technology. Her legal counsel has also often been sought on a variety of commercial and strategic business related issues, including corporate structuring, fund raising, strategic collaborations, content creation and ownership, valuation and protection of technology and IP assets. She leads the firm with her dynamism and entrepreneurial vision. Consistent successes in a series of high-stake litigation, has further catapulted Priyanka’s reputation for thinking out of the box and approaching complex legal issues strategically. She is known to dabble in unchartered and rarely explored of facets of Intellectual Property law, constantly pushing the envelope for interpretation of existing statutes and local IP framework.