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Big Bang XV: Paid Is the New Free

Jeff Pollack | Posted 02.24.2016 | Media
Jeff Pollack

He stressed that he's not talking about controlling music like DRM (Digital Rights Management) technologies that were used a decade ago, but rather, "a vital means to ensure that creators and owners get paid for their work when their music is used."

Big Bang XIII: 'InterNot For Everyone'

Jeff Pollack | Posted 12.20.2014 | Technology
Jeff Pollack

Big Bang XIII, a forum for exploring new ideas and new technologies was a different event than its predecessors. Instead of introducing attendees to s...

Big Bang 12 -- "inunData"

Jeff Pollack | Posted 07.22.2014 | Technology
Jeff Pollack

Ken Hertz and I hosted our 12th Big Bang forum in Santa Monica on May 14th. Big Bang is about discovering and discussing compelling new ideas in media...

Big Bang X... Disruption and Innovation

Jeff Pollack | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
Jeff Pollack

Big Bang is where numerous professionals gather to discuss the future and the present. The latest edition featured presentations and discussions about Internet 3.0, 3D printing, Bitcoin and the future of monetary exchange and disruption and innovation in live events.

Big Bang IX -- 'It's Not Invention, It's Innovation'

Jeff Pollack | Posted 09.02.2013 | Arts
Jeff Pollack

Ken Hertz and I got an early start on the 4th of July holiday, hosting Big Bang IX in Hollywood on June 28th. Dozens of key media and technology moguls got together to discuss the latest in content creation and content delivery.

What The Big Bang Forum Says About The State Of Music

Jeff Pollack | Posted 04.16.2013 | Arts
Jeff Pollack

What do biofeedback, scavenger hunts and photo sharing have in common? Each represents a possibility for the near-term future of the music business.

Big Bang VII - Embracing the Innovators

Jeff Pollack | Posted 08.11.2012 | Arts
Jeff Pollack

The seventh meeting of the Big Bang Forum, a private gathering of music, media and entertainment executives discussing important new trends, evolving ...

Highlights From Big Bang Forum Music Biz Conference

Jeff Pollack | Posted 12.20.2011 | Arts
Jeff Pollack

The Big Bang Forum, a gathering of top execs from the media, music, and digital space, had its fifth meeting this past Friday at a boutique hotel in S...

Big Bang Forum IV: "The Future Is So Bright That I..."

Jeff Pollack | Posted 08.14.2011 | Arts
Jeff Pollack

The big news in the music industry is Apple's iCloud rollout. Yet the Big Bang Forum, a gathering of influential executives from the music and media business, barely took note of it.