NIVA ’23, the leading conference for independent music and comedy venues, festivals, and the promoter industry, is set to take center stage in Washington, D.C. This highly anticipated event aims to bring together industry leaders from across the United States to support, educate, and connect in a time when collaboration and solidarity are more crucial than ever.
Promoting Diversity, Mental Health, and Safety:
NIVA ’23 recognizes the need for diversity and inclusivity within the live entertainment industry. With discussions centered around industry diversity, the conference aims to create a space where underrepresented voices can be heard and opportunities can be fostered. In addition, mental health will be a focal point, shedding light on the challenges faced by artists, promoters, and venue owners. By addressing these important topics, NIVA ’23 seeks to create a more inclusive and supportive industry.
Exploring Key Issues:
NIVA ’23 will feature an array of important discussions that touch on various aspects of the live entertainment industry. From safety and insurance to the economic impact of live entertainment, attendees will have the opportunity to delve into crucial topics that affect the industry’s success and sustainability. Additionally, sessions on booking, artist development, and ticketing will provide invaluable insights for both emerging and established professionals.
The Role of Live Entertainment in Policymaking:
Acknowledging the significance of the industry’s impact on society, NIVA ’23 will examine the role of live entertainment in policymaking. By engaging with prominent industry leaders, members of the media, recording artists, and NIVA members, attendees will gain a deeper understanding of how their collective voice can shape policies that support and nurture the live entertainment community.
Networking Opportunities and Engagement:
In addition to thought-provoking panel discussions and presentations, NIVA ’23 offers an invaluable networking platform. Attendees will have the chance to connect with federal and national partners on Capitol Hill, in the Administration, and throughout the Capitol region. This engagement provides a unique opportunity to forge meaningful connections, build partnerships, and advocate for the interests of the live entertainment community.
NIVA ’23 is poised to be an unforgettable gathering of industry leaders, fostering collaboration, education, and support within the independent music and comedy venues, festivals, and promoter industry. With its focus on diversity, mental health, safety, and the economic impact of live entertainment, this conference is a vital step toward creating a more inclusive, resilient, and prosperous industry. Don’t miss out on this extraordinary opportunity—learn more and register for NIVA ’23 at https://www.nivassoc.org/ to be part of this transformative event.