Few weeks prior the event, Popkomm claims to be practically sold out. Managing Director Dr. Ralf Kleinhenz: ‘The designated floor space is packed with international export institutions and their affiliated members as well as amongst others, German Collecting Society GEMA, Universal Music GSA, and many others that booked their space already. We’re working on some extra floor space to respond to the increasing demand for exhibition space.’
Daniel Barkowski, Director of Popkomm, adds: „We receive enormous feedback from various companies that want to enhance their international networks and businesses.“
Helen Smith, President IMPALA (Independent Music Companies Association), Jake Beaumont Nesbit, Executive Director IMMF (International Music Manager’s Forum), Dr. Heinz Stroh, Managing Director DMV (German Music Publishers Association), Julian Wall, Director International Events & Independent Member Services BPI (British Recorded Music Industry), Will Lines, spokesman of MPA (British Music Publishers Association) confirmed the importance of Popkomm for their business.