XLIVE has announced a stacked speaker lineup for it’s Las Vegas takeover.
The event will feature speakers from Live Nation, Amazon, EA, Ubisoft, IBM, Sony Music and more.
With the 2018 edition of XLIVE Vegas just around the corner and taking place from December 9-12 at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, it’s time to take a look at what will be taking place in Sin City next week.
Watch the trailer from XLIVE Conference 2017:
Highlighting everything from music and food/beverage festivals to tech, brands, sports, eSports and beyond, XLIVE offers an intimate forum for attendees to discuss current topics and live event operations alongside some of the most inspiring names in the business.
This includes the full list of nominees for FestX Awards presented by Everfest + XLIVE, which includes categories like Best New Festival, Outstanding Green Event, Best Esports Festival, Best Production Design, and much more. The winner will be chosen at XLIVE this year.
Renowned for its comprehensive roster of influential keynotes each year, XLIVE 2018 will include Live Nation Japan president John Boyle, TAG Strategic managing partner Ted Cohen, IMG Live president Bryan Icenhower, MAC Presents CEO Marcie Allen, and internationally renowned DJ/producer 3LAU.
Other highlights include the full list of workshops in their newly launched Labs Workshop Series, which will feature six unique categories and the chance to learn from the best in the business. This includes a focus on key categories like Esports, cannabis, brand activations, and much more.
The E-sports Lab at XLIVE will bring to light some of the most unique characteristics of the burgeoning Esports industry.
The Cannabis Lab at XLIVE breaks down the keys to operating a festival that encourages safe usage. With new laws, permits and protocols in place, this panel will help unravel the complications that cannabis at live events may entail.
The Event Tech + Live Event Data and Analytics Lab at XLIVE features case studies, interactive roundtable discussions and informative panels that will emphasize the importance and power of live event data and analytic assets in the festival and event space—speakers announced soon!
Finally, the Production + Design Lab at XLIVE is integral for anyone involved in the festival production industry.
Get more information about XLIVE at their official site here and see you in Vegas next week!