CMS-NAMM GenNext Faculty Forum at Summer NAMM 2017

The College Music Society - NAMM Foundation
 

CMS-NAMM GenNext Faculty Forum at Summer NAMM is an educational program for college, conservatory, and university music faculty. The program provides

  • an introduction to the Summer NAMM Show comprised of over 450 global music products and materials exhibitors,
  • liaison and dialogue with leaders within the music industry, and
  • a forum to examine issues of current importance to the music products industry and the higher education community.

CMS-NAMM GenNext Faculty Forum, Friday, July 14

8:00 - 9:30 am Summer NAMM's Plenary Session, NAMM U Breakfast Session.
Music City Center, Grand Ballroom C (Level 4)
8–8:30 a.m.: Free breakfast, first come, first served / 8:30–9:30 a.m.: Session
“The Connected Consumer: Customer Experience in an Online World”
Doug Fleener, Customer-Experience Expert
9:45 - 10:45 am Room 101AB
Plenary: Global Opportunities for Music Education and Music Industry 
David Via, D’Addario & Company, Inc.
11:00 - 11:25 am Room 106A
Globalization of the Music Industry Curriculum in Higher Education
Tim Channell, Radford University
11:00 - 11:25 am Room 106B
Supporting Advocacy: Usable, Pertinent Evidence For Music Industry/ Higher Education Personnel Backing Music/Arts In The Schools
Fred Kersten, Boston University
11:30 am - 12:20 pm Room 106A
Personal Branding 101
Tonya Butler, Minnesota State University, Mankato
11:30 am - 12:20 pm Room 106B
Arts Entrepreneurship - the Jam Session Model
Monika Herzig, Indiana University
12:30 - 1:30 pm Room 101AB
Plenary: Professional Networking Strategies for the Classroom
Frank Wells, Pro Sound News
1:30 - 6:00 pm Visit NAMM Show Exhibit Hall
6:00 pm Exhibit Hall Closes. Evening on own


CMS-NAMM GenNext Faculty Forum, Saturday, July 15

8:00 - 9:30 am Summer NAMM's Plenary Session, NAMM U Breakfast Session.
Music City Center, Grand Ballroom C (Level 4)
8–8:30 a.m.: Free breakfast, first come, first served / 8:30–9:30 a.m.: Session
"Best of Show Awards" highlighting noteworthy products from the 2017 Summer NAMM Exhibits
Frank Alkyer, Music Inc. and UpBeat Daily Magazines, and NAMM Panel
9:45 - 10:45 am Room 101AB
Plenary: Everything Your Music Students Want to Know about the Music Products Industry
Karl Dustman, Dustman & Associates Marketing Communications
11:00 - 11:25 am Room 106A
Music Retail Products: An Open Online Class
Robert Willey, Ball State University
11:00 - 11:25 am Room 106B
Should Music Programs Revitalize their Music Curricula? Implementing Marketing and Entrepreneurship Courses into the Performance Curriculum
Kent Kmilla, Florida International University
11:30 am - 12:20 pm Room 106A
iCadenza
Lisa Husseini, iCadenza, LLC
11:30 am - 12:20 pm Room 106B
Music Education’s Role in the Music Industry
John Mlynczak, TI:ME
12:30 - 1:30 pm Room 101AB
Plenary: Music Industry Education: Training the Next Generation of Industry Leaders
Barry Atticks, Millersville University
1:30 - 4:00 pm Visit NAMM Show Exhibit Hall
4:00 pm 2017 Summer NAMM Closes

CMS-NAMM GenNext Faculty badges are $25 each and allow all-access to the 2017 Summer NAMM Show from Thursday July 13 until Saturday July 15, 2017.

Registration Instructions

Registration is active as of April 5.

Complete the online registration form here

  • You will be asked if you are a NAMM Member - select, "NO"
  • You will be asked if you are eligible to become a NAMM Member – select, "NO"
  • Once you have completed the registration process, you will receive an emailed payment receipt.
  • Within 3 days you will receive an emailed badge confirmation that includes a barcode to be used to pick up your badge onsite.

Questions about registering for 2017 Summer NAMM? Please contact Jessica Cortez

The NAMM Foundation is pleased to announce nine (9) CMS Fellows, representing CMS Regional Chapters. Fellows receive a grant of $1,000  to defray transportation, hotel, registration, and meal costs incurred in attending the CMS-NAMM Summer Fellows Program for Music Faculty and Summer NAMM. The CMS-NAMM Summer Fellows Program for Music Faculty takes place Thursday, July 13, one day prior to the CMS-NAMM GenNext Faculty Forum.

David Bohnert
Great Lakes Chapter
Wayne State College

Ryan Olivier
Great Lakes Chapter
Indiana University South Bend

Mckay Tebbs
Great Plains Chapter
Chadron State College

Jeff Francis
Mid-Atlantic Chapter
University of South Carolina

Josef Hanson
Northeast Chapter
University of Massachusetts-Boston

Grace Xia Zhao
Pacific Southwest Chapter
University of La Verne

Stan Renard
South Central Chapter
University of Texas at San Antonio

David Royse
Southern Chapter
University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Juan Vega
Southern Chapter
Conservatory of Music of Puerto Rico

Schedule for CMS-NAMM Summer Fellows Program for Music Faculty

Thursday, July 13

Morning activities in Room 102AB

9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

Mary Luehrsen - Greeting; Careers Across the Music Industry

10:00 - 11:00 am

Bill Pelto & Tayloe Harding - Academic Leadership

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Kim Wangler - Infusing Music Business into the Music Curriculum

12:00 - 1:00 pm

Lunch

1:00 pm

CMS-NAMM Summer Fellows Program for Music Faculty - Nashville Tour including from the following
PRO, Record Label
Artist Branding
Grand Ole Opry
Gibson Factory Tour
Recording Studio
Record Pressing Plant

5:30 – 6:30 pm

Optional - NAMM Opening Party: American Eagle Awards Reception.
Hosted Beer/Wine & Light Appetizers for all badged attendees.

(Note: VIP Dinner seating tickets are available @ $100 per. Dinner served 5:45 – 6:30 pm)

6:30 – 7:30 pm

Optional - American Eagle Awards Show / Live performances etc.

2017 Summer NAMM Show
Music City Center
201 5th Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37203

July 13–15, 2017
Thursday: 10 am–6 pm
Friday: 10 am–6 pm
Saturday: 10 am–4 pm

Don Bowyer, Sunway University (Malaysia), Co-Chair
Kim Wangler, Appalachian State University, Co-Chair

Academic Leadership and Administration
C. Tayloe Harding, Jr., University of South Carolina

Connections and Opportunities with Retail
Sammy Ash, Sam Ash Music

Intellectual Property
Jeffrey Izzo, Middle Tennessee State University

International Initiatives
David Via, D’Addario

Music Careers
Karl Dustman, Dustman and Associates

Music Curricula
Mark Rabideau, Depauw University

Music Teacher Preparation
Maud Hickey, Northwestern University

Music Technology and Pro Audio
Sanford Hinderlie, Loyola University

Networks and Relationships
Keith N. Hatschek, University of the Pacific

Student Preparation and Extra-Curricular Opportunities
Rebecca Chappell, Anderson University

Rick Schmunk, Chair
CMS Committee on Engagement with Music Business-Industry, ex officio

Keith Ward, President
The College Music Society, ex officio