BMI Music Inc. Songwriters Camp managed by Music Exchange

In association with Broadcast Music Inc. (BMI), Music Exchange and Active Music Publishing were delighted to host the 1st ever South African BMI Songwriters Camp from 4th Sept until 11th September 2016 in Cape Town.



Attendance

In six years the conference has grown from 200 delegates in total in year one at the Victoria Junction Hotel to over 900 attendees in 2016 with 450 invitees, dignitaries and paying audience at the launch event and 450 delegates per day for the next two days.



Pre Event and Build Up

MEX conducted a number of free access workshops in 2016 in the build up to MEX16, these included workshops with numerous companies and media publics.




Sponsors

Music Exchange would not be possible without the kind sponsorship and partnerships.


MEX 2016

This year Music Exchange event launch was held in the Market Hall, GrandWest Casino and Entertainment World on 7th of September 2016 attended by all the keynote speakers, international songwriters from the BMI songwriters camp.


BMI Music Inc.

BMI became involved in Music Exchange 2015 and as a result of their support for South Africa and South African Music, they scheduled one of their week long Songwriters Camps for Cape Town in 2016.


Media

Music Exchange received extensive media support from the city's media publics.