This call for participation is part of the 6th edition of MaMA Invent, the innovation space of MaMA Festival & Convention organized in collaboration with IRMA which will take place on 14, 15 & 16 October 2020.
For nearly 20 years, Crédit Mutuel has been supporting creativity and musical diversity by supporting numerous festivals throughout France, as well as suret with its musical platform, RIFFX, which brings together those who make and those who love music. Crédit Mutuel, a loyal partner of MaMA, encourages innovation in the service of music through the MaMA Invent RIFFX Award for Music-Tech start-ups.
The 6 services or innovative products for the music industry from international and French companies selected will present their projects in front of a jury of music, technology and media professionals.
You have a structure of less than 8 years and you propose an innovative project, product or service in the music sector.
The innovant product or service project can be a smart phone application, a software, a web site, a marketplace or an object…dedicated to live music, recorded music, publishing, promotion….
You project can use new technology (AI, VR, blockchain…) but can also based on social innovation.
The innovative character will thus be assessed according to the originality of the entrepreneurial approach in the music sector, to the exclusion of artistic projects.
MaMA Invent RIFFX pitch session will take place on Friday October the 16th at Trianon Venue in partnership with Music Tech France.
Selected participants to pitch session will get two delegates pass for MaMA 2020 and will automatically compete for the MaMA Invent Riffx prize which will be awarded to the project that will have seduced the most our jury at the end of MaMA 2020.
The laureate will be supported during one year by MaMA and its partners: demonstration and speech during next MaMA edition, promotion to the French and international musical ecosystem.
Denis Ladegaillerie (Believe Digital), Laurence Le Ny (Orange), Jimmy Mikaoui (Marathon Artists / Sushi Venture Partners) Katia Clot (EuropaVox), Julie Knibbe (Soundcharts), Clémence Bizien (Back In The Dayz), Christophe Abric (Blogothèque), Henri Jamet (Believe Digital), Matthieu Rousselot (Tunecore), Jean-Robert Bisaillon (metaD.media / Himeta), Jean-François Césarini (French Tech Culture / The Bridge), Elise Phamgia (LiveEurope), Michel Turbot (Sony Music France), Alexandra Jouclard (avocate), Steven Hearn (Scintillo), Marie Georgescu de Hillerin (Les Numériques), Charles Babinet (KissKissBankBank), Stanislas Hintzy (Hinterlocal)…
Groover, BlockchainyourIP, Izypay, Anipo, Divercities, Augmented Acoustics, Pims, Soundbirth, Delight, SYOS, Soundsgood, Meludia, PayInTech (ex MyBee Events), Yuflow Events, Simbals, Digital Essence, Current Productions, Transparency Rights Management, Niland, BandSquare, Weezic, WiseBand, Weezevent, +Eazieer, Dualo, Phonotonic …