Associate Professor Dr. Ken Spring and Associate Professor Dr. Sarita Stewart recently presented their paper “Bonnaroo U: Building A Sustainable Music Festival Curriculum” at the 12th International Music Business Research Days conference in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. The conference was held at the Erasmus Research Centre for Media, Communication and Culture November 3-5.
Stewart said many professors in attendance (mainly from Europe) were interested in adapting the material for their own purposes.
On November 4, Spring served as chair for a panel on Platforms & Streaming. On November 5, Stewart spoke on a panel titled “Resilience of the Music Industries,” which focused on the live music sector. The panel examined the challenges faced during the COVID-19 pandemic, both in The Netherlands/Europe as well as the U.S.