First Speakers & Sessions Announced

The first round of guest speakers and conference topics, have been announced for IFF 2022.

On Weds 28 September, Festivals & Agents: Happier than ever? invites a mixture of booking agents and festival chiefs to discuss the two key ingredients powering this multi-billion dollar business – the people and their relationships. Joining session chair, Gordon Masson (IQ), will be Nikolaj Thorenfeldt, CEO of Smash!Bang!Pow! (DK), and Chris Payne (WME, UK).


And on Thursday 29 Sept, The New Kids on the Block is a quickfire presentation session of every key new festival and agency that’s emerged in the last 18 months. Host Lisa Henderson (IQ), will welcome speakers including Stephan Thanscheidt (FKP Scorpio, DE), and Jess Kinn & Sean Goulding from One Fiinix Live (UK).