Future Music Forum 2019

Even though Summer is not over, music keeps on playing and technology never stops advancing! So Unison will start this new season attending Future Music Forum 2019, on September 12th and 13th in Barcelona. Future Music Forum is an annual event celebrating its 10th year anniversary this year. This 2-day conference aims to gather the…

Vote for our panel proposal for SXSW!

Every year, one of the most important music industry events,  SXSW, chooses between the panel proposals made by music companies. This year, along with our friends at NPREX (National Performing Rights Exchange), Warner Music Group and TEOSTO our proposal is to talk about THE EFFICIENT GLOBAL LICENSING OF MUSIC. Here’s a description of the proposed panel: Music licensing continues to be more…

Presentation at MAPAS 2019

Jordi Puy, Unison CEO, will be in Tenerife during this week, doing a presentation about copyright entitled: UNISON: New models for the intelectual property rights management.  This presentation will be held Thursday, July 11th, in the morning, within the event MAPAS (Mercado de las Artes Performativas del Atlántico Sur), where there will be a series of…

SGAE fined 2.95M euros by Spanish Competitions Authority, via Unison complaint

Barcelona, Spain – The Spanish Competition Authority (CNMC, as is its Spanish acronym) has fined Sociedad General de Autores y Editores (SGAE) 2.95 million euro fine for abusing its dominant position in the music copyright market in Spain. The complaint was initiated by two independently organisations, UNISON (Independent Spanish Music Rights Organisation) and DAMA (Spanish…

Barcelona Tech City inaugurates #Pier03

Barcelona Tech City opened its hub #Pier03, Unison’s new “home” since March. As the original article states, “This new hub will replicate Pier01’s philosophy, provide space for a specialized venue focused on Blockchain technology, and host other startups and companies from the ecosystem, including the headquarters of the pioneer Barcelona Civic Tech House.” Between the…

Primavera Pro 2019

Festival and conference season is upon us and Unison didn’t want to miss the opportunity to also attend Primavera Pro this year, celebrating its tenth edition. The event, as always, will take place in different venues in Barcelona between May 29th and 31st, gathering its Day Pro conferences at the CCCB, and will be a unique chance to network…

Midem 2019

For over 50 years Midem is the meeting point for music industry professionals. With prominent attendees coming from all fields in the music business Unison did not want to miss this opportunity. The entire Unison management team will be in Cannes June 4th-7th at the Palais des Festivals to network, potential clients meetings and answer…

20th AEDEM Meeting

May 20th and 21st are the days chosen by AEDEM to hold their 20th AEDEM Meeting, this time at the Estela Barcelona Hotel (Sitges). This year’s focus will be the Spanish market alternatives for music rights management. Unison’s team will be present in this monographic showing advantages of being this independent management entity’s client. Besides,…

Irene Bauzá, VP of Operations, will introduce Unison in Berlin

After its cancelation due to the general strike in Catalonia last February, the event Barcelona: Place of Business, “Start-ups and global trends”, organized by Catalan Arts! and the Catalan Institute of Cultural Companies (ICEC) at the Delegation of the Government of Catalonia in Germany will be held next May 16th in Berlin. Irene Bauzá, VP of Operations, will be there and…

Unison at Lapsus x Unsound thanks to The Bass Valley

Next Saturday, March 30th, our VP of Operations, Irene Bauzá, will be present at the event Lapsus 2019, Act 1: Lapsus x Unsound, held at the CCCB in Barcelona. Inside this event, music school The Bass Valley will be having conversations about the past, present and future of the industry in  ‘Talking About Time’. In between acts,  “Luis Rozalén…