JUMP is a European Music Market Accelerator provides a framework to support music professionals to develop innovative business models.
It aims to help Music sector and Industry professionals such as artists-entrepreneurs, Event managers, promoters, Artistic Directors or Music related Cultural & Social Innovators, adapt to the recent transformations of the market, develop innovative and sustainable business models while encouraging them to work on a transnational level.
In order to partake in the construction of a more solid Europe, JUMP partners wish to foster the emergence of a united and dynamic music industry, strong of its protected and promoted cultural diversity. With that goal in mind, JUMP is conceived as a prospective European programme which aims at enhancing the professional development of artist entrepreneurs, festival promoters and service providers in terms of competence, network, and innovative potential as well as in their knowledge of the different mechanisms at play.
Organised by a network of six acclaimed European Festival and Conventions (MaMA, Un-Convention, MIL, European Music Day, Nouvelle Prague and Linecheck), JUMP provides a series of events, workshops, networking and business opportunities for music professionals to develop innovative business models.
Aiming to support a better professional adaptability to the major transformations of our times and at offering more equal opportunities, JUMP will offer three fellowships over its duration (2018-2022), each taking place respectively in 2019, 2020 and 2021.
Fellowship details will be announced soon and will encompass mentoring and tutoring courses, project acceleration and many networking activities during the following Festival and conventions (among others) :
- Un-Convention, 5-11 March 2019 in Manchester – UK
- MIL, 27-29 March 2019 in Lisbon – Portugal
- European Music Day & the Athens Music Week, 19-23 June 2019 in Athens – Greece
- MaMA, 16-18 October 2019 in Paris – France
- Nouvelle Prague, 8-9 November 2019 in Prague – Czech Republic
- Linecheck, 18-24 November 2019 in Milan – Italy