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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Tom Rettig

VP of Product, Music
Tom Rettig is the VP of Product for Music at Gracenote. In his role, he is responsible for overseeing the development and management of the company's music data, content recognition and recommendation products which power the next-generation music experiences offered by the world's leading streaming services, along with the top web, mobile, CE and automotive companies. Prior to joining Gracenote, Rettig was VP of Production Studios (art, audio, animation and software) at LeapFrog, as well as the Sound Director at Broderbund Software. At both companies he played key roles in bringing several award-winning products to market.  Rettig has served on the Executive Board of the MIDI Manufacturers Association.