Networking at TGE

Drop-in Sessions

7digital Drop-In Sessions
Jury’s Inn Waterfront Networking Pod 1, Thu & Fri 10:00 – 18:00
7digital is the leading B2B platform that serves music in various formats to leading brands in fitness, social, gaming, streaming, radio and more.
7digital’s Content Team will be on hand to hold one-on-one sessions with current and prospective suppliers at TGE about the current client base, growth industries and insights, formats supported, territories and to advise suppliers on expanding their reach via the platform.
Appointments will be available prior to the event, and drop-ins are welcome as well. Limited sessions will also be made available for non-supplier companies to meet with the team should a company wish to understand more about the services offered by 7digital.

Meet Arts Council England
Jury’s Inn Waterfront Networking Pod 2, Thu & Fri 11:00 – 17:00
Got a great idea for a music project and looking for advice on funding?
Drop-in and see us at Jury’s Inn Waterfront on Thursday 12 and Friday 13 May from 11am to 5pm. We’ll have a team of Relationship Managers on hand to provide you with advice on the range of programmes and opportunities available to artists and organisations, and guidance on how to make an application to the Arts Council.
To maximise the benefit of these one-to-one advice sessions, we recommend you come along with a fully formed idea of what your music activity will be. If you can’t make one of the sessions, please get in touch with our enquiries team on 0161 934 4317 or email who will be happy to help with any questions you might have.

Sentric Music 121s
Block Bar, Thu 11:00 – 13:45
Want to understand how your music could be earning royalties from being played live, streamed, broadcast or used online? Book in for a 121 with a Sentric team member and join us over breakfast to learn how you could be collecting royalties. Use our royalty calculator and learn how we can add value to your music with sync and funding opportunities.
OR if you are already a Sentric client and want to have a chat about your account, then join us for a coffee by booking in below.
Book a slot here

On Track with PPL, PRS for Music and PRS Foundation
Marine Room & The Snug (Harbour Hotel), Fri 10:30 – 18:00
Are you making or performing music and want to earn from your work? Or maybe you need support to take your career to the next level? Come and say hi to PPL, PRS for Music and PRS Foundation at the Harbour Hotel – we’re here to make sure you are #OnTrack.
Join us on Friday 13 May at the Harbour Hotel from 10.30am to 6.00pm for a day of networking, one-to-ones and educational sessions with PRS for Music and PPL members that have received PRS Foundation support.

Pre-booked Speed Meetings

International Networking
Jurys’ Inn Waterfront Mezzanine, Thu & Fri 11:00 – 13:00
Presented by the Department for International Trade, these speed meeting sessions offer UK Delegates the opportunity to schedule focused meetings with bookers, agents, music supervisors and promoters who have travelled from around the world to speak to UK artists and companies. Those meetings can be pre-booked here and do check in with our Networking Reception on the day regarding availability.