International Music and Film Festival Conference to Host WellsFargo, New York Film Festival and Starbucks

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The International Music and Film Festival Conference (IMFCON - IFFS) - the premier conference addressing the issues facing the music and film festival industry, will be hosting speakers from the industry's top festivals and companies, such as: Erin Combs, Senior Manager, Community Partnerships at Starbucks, Mary Bass, Vice President of Partnerships at Wells Fargo, Colin Stanfield, Festival Producer at New York Film Festival and more.

The great value of attending IFFS is connecting with the vibrant network of festival professionals in attendance. The collective wisdom and experience represents a wellspring of opportunity for professional development

These veteran festival industry professionals will be discussing sponsorship and the evolution of film festival. Seattle International Film Festival, Starbucks and Wells Fargo will touch on the latest trends in sponsorship. These panelists will look at what it takes for a festival to bring in big name sponsors and provide turnkey activations that make the audience and sponsor happy. Bringing in revenue is important but staying ahead of the festival curve plays a big deal in a festivals success. Variety, New York Film Festival and more will be discussing the modern film festival and its transformation into the entertainment festival. This panel will discuss how film festival will stay relevant and current.

"The great value of attending IFFS is connecting with the vibrant network of festival professionals in attendance. The collective wisdom and experience represents a wellspring of opportunity for professional developmentā€ says Colin Stanfield of New York Film Festival.

The top festivals in the industry, such as Seattle International Film Festival, Hamptons International Film Festival, and San Diego Film Festival, will bring their knowledge to IFFS in an effort to promote the industry and keep the industry moving forward. Conference panels will be touching on many topics important to festivals, live events and similar businesses, some of the topics include: Distribution, The Latest in Festival Technology, Sponsorship, Innovative Revenue Models and much more.

Attendees will benefit from the talent and wisdom of other executives, like Stanfield, from organizations such as: Los Angeles Film Festival, South by Southwest, Variety and more. To view the full agenda and array of topics and panelist, visit Imfcon.com.

Registration for IMFCON and IFFS 2015 is now open! Visit http://www.imfcon.com.

About International Music and Film Festival Conference
The International Music and Film Festival Conference is the only conference addressing the issues facing the music and film festival industry. The IMFCON-IFFS mission is to promote and strengthen the global music and film festival industry through education, networking, dissemination of information, and the cultivation of high standards for the industry. The IMFCON was founded in 2007 and the IFFS in 2002; providing the only annual conference and symposium for music and film festival professionals and entertainment executives to network, learn from one another, establish partnerships, and understand the latest trends in festivals, music and film.

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