German audio technology and solutions company, d&b audiotechnik today announces the inaugural Horizons Summit: Entertainment, Technology and Beyond. The virtual panel, featuring industry heavyweights discusses the effect the pandemic has had on the live events industry and how shared entertainment experiences might look in the future.
The discussion, led by journalist and author, Dan Daley, included Amnon Harman, Group CEO d&b audiotechnik; Jackie Wilgar, Senior Vice President Live Nation; Craig Hassall, CEO Royal Albert Hall, and James Gordon, CEO Audiotonix.
The Summit addressed common partner and customer concerns as well as industry trends including: the pivots required to keep live entertainment companies alive; the future of drive-in and virtual concerts; government support during the pandemic; and the indicators of industry recovery.
“2020 has brought incredible challenges for everyone in this industry. While many of these conversations have been taking place behind closed doors over the last few months, this Summit gives the industry the opportunity to openly address challenges and to discuss what we believe will be the future of live entertainment,” commented Amnon Harman, Group CEO, d&b audiotechnik. “Community matters, strength in numbers matters and we need to bring everyone together to navigate these challenging times.”
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