Schedule

The IFF schedule will be published this summer. Below is an indicative outline of this year’s event, which is subject to change.

Full details of each event will be updated here and announced in our regular email updates.

Tuesday 24 September

Venue: Flat Iron Square
15:00 – 18:00

Early-bird Registration

Delegates arriving early will be able to collect their IFF pass in advance of the opening party in order the avoid the queues later.

Venue: Flat Iron Square
18:00 – 20:30

The IFF Opening Party

With 2+ hours of complimentary drinks and small bites, the IFF Opening Party is the first opportunity for delegates to meet up before the two days that follow.

Full details will be published here shortly, but space at the party is limited to 500 delegates, so early arrival is recommended. When we’re full, the party will be operating one-in, one-out entry.

Wednesday 25 September

Venue: The IFF Campus
09:30 – 21:00

Registration Open

Pick up your pass at the IFF Campus from 9:30 AM onwards. The campus is where much of this year’s event takes place, and your IFF pass includes access to all conference sessions, events and showcases.

IFF 2024’s registration partner is Universe, the platform which pairs simple, flexible ticketing with unmatched distribution and marketing, powered by Ticketmaster.

Venue: Novotel London Bridge
09:30 – 10:30

Complimentary Coffee

Immediately before the conference sessions begin, delegates are invited to kick off the day with complimentary teas and coffee.

Venue: Various
09:30 – 13:30

Pop-up Agency Offices

Many of IFF’s agency partners set up shop within, or close to, this year’s campus. These pop-up offices provide private spaces for festival and agency representatives to meet, reducing the need for festival reps to travel to offices around London during IFF.

Details will be announced here closer to IFF, and meeting times should be arranged directly with each agency.

Venue: Novotel London Bridge
10:30 – 12:30

Conference Sessions

With last year’s speakers having included Emma Banks & Mike Greek (CAA), Stephan Thanscheidt (FKP Scorpio), David Morgendorff (TikTok) and Natalie Ryan-Williams (Way Out West), the debates feature some of the brightest minds across the festival and agency sectors.

If you have a suggestion for a showcase, conference topic, speaker or event, please get in touch.

Venue: Flat Iron Square
12:30 – 14:30

Complimentary Delegate Lunch

With five street food options at Flat Iron Square, delegates can choose from an array of different cuisines this year, and eat lunch at almost any time during the day!

All lunches are complimentary and included in your IFF pass – simply scan your IFF wristband to redeem it. And with all food vendors open for four hours, you can eat lunch at whatever time zone your body is on.

Meanwhile, all bars across the Campus will be fully open for softs or something stronger.

Venue: Omeara (The IFF Campus)
13:15 – 14:00

Solo Agency Presents

Solo Agency, home to artists including Iggy Pop, Imelda May, Blondie, Little Mix, Genesis and many, many more, presents two emerging artists on their roster.

Venue: Omeara (The IFF Campus)
14:05 – 15:15

ITB Presents

An agency needing no introduction, with a roster stretching from Aerosmith to ZZ Top. ITB presents three fantastic upcoming talents as Wednesday at IFF gets into full swing…

15:00 – 16:00

The WME Happy Hour

WME invites delegates for complimentary drinks at the main bar of the IFF Campus for the agency’s hyper-popular Happy Hour.

It’s a fantastic mid-afternoon break between showcases, and a chance for all delegates to catch up with the WME team, drink in hand.

Venue: Omeara (The IFF Campus)
16:00 – 16:45

PURE Presents

An IFF first this year, one of the UK’s most renowned indie agencies, Pure, presents two unique artists from their growing roster. Full details announced here in the coming weeks…

Venue: Omeara (The IFF Campus)
16:50 – 18:25

One Fiinix Live Presents

With a truly eclectic stable of artists ranging from Ed Sheeran, Run DMC & Ladyhawke to Japanese virtual star Hatsune Miku, One Fiinix Live presents four artists at IFF this year…

Venue: In Horto (IFF Campus)
18:30 – 20:30

Complimentary Dinner

Wednesday evening is the mid-point of IFF and time for complimentary dinner. Expect a couple of laidback hours to recharge and catch up before the evening gets underway.

It’s always a popular moment on the schedule. Further details will be announced shortly.

Venue: Omeara (IFF Campus)
20:30 – LATE

Agency Showcases

IFF’s partner agencies present an evening of outstanding live performances from upcoming artists across both live stages in Omeara.

Full show details will be announced closer to IFF.

Thursday 26 September

Venue: The IFF Campus
09:30 – 20:00

Registration Open

Pick up your pass at the IFF Campus from 9:30 AM onwards. The campus is where much of this year’s event takes place, and your IFF pass includes access to all conference sessions, events and showcases.

IFF 2024’s registration partner is Universe, the platform which pairs simple, flexible ticketing with unmatched distribution and marketing, powered by Ticketmaster.

Venue: Novotel London Bridge
09:30 – 10:30

Complimentary Coffee

Immediately before the conference sessions begin, delegates are invited to kick off the day with complimentary teas and coffee.

Venue: Various
09:30 – 13:30

Pop-up Agency Offices

Many of IFF’s agency partners set up shop within, or close to, this year’s campus. These pop-up offices provide private spaces for festival and agency representatives to meet, reducing the need for festival reps to travel to offices around London during IFF.

Details will be announced here closer to IFF, and meeting times should be arranged directly with each agency.

Venue: Novotel London Bridge
10:30 – 12:30

Conference Sessions

Details of IFF’s conference sessions will be announced shortly.

With last year’s speakers having included Emma Banks & Mike Greek (CAA), Stephan Thanscheidt (FKP Scorpio), David Morgendorff (TikTok) and Natalie Ryan-Williams (Way Out West), the debates feature some of the brightest minds across the festival and agency sectors.

If you have a suggestion for a showcase, conference topic, speaker or event, please get in touch.

Venue: Novotel London Bridge
12:00 – 13:00

The IFF Keynote

Previous IFF keynote interviews have featured Michael Eavis (Glastonbury), Herman Schueremans (Rock Werchter / Live Nation Belgium), Emma Banks & Mike Greek (CAA), Melvin Benn (Festival Republic), Folkert Koopmans (FKP Scorpio) and more.

But this year’s keynote might top the lot… Details coming soon.

Venue: Flat Iron Square
12:30 – 14:30

Complimentary Delegate Lunch

With five street food options at Flat Iron Square, delegates can choose from an array of different cuisines this year, and eat lunch at almost any time during the day!

All lunches are complimentary and included in your IFF pass – simply scan your IFF wristband to redeem it. And with all food vendors open for four hours, you can eat lunch at whatever time zone your body is on.

Meanwhile, all bars across the Campus will be fully open for softs or something stronger.

Venue: Omeara (The IFF Campus)
13:30 – 15:05

Primary Talent International Presents

Thursday’s IFF shows kick off with four upcoming artists from the Primary Talent roster. With the agency home to the likes of Rufus Wainwright, Wolf Alice and Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, expect four future festival headliners in the room. 

Venue: The IFF Campus
15:00– 16:00

Wasserman Music Drinks

Thursday afternoon sees the Wasserman Music team hosting an hour of complimentary drinks in the IFF schedule. It’s a scheduled break between the afternoon’s agency showcases, with a selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages available.

The Wasserman team will be on hand to meet with IFF delegates, with everyone welcome to attend.

Venue: Omeara (The IFF Campus)
16:05– 16:50

X-ray Touring Presents

One of IFF’s founding agency partners, X-ray Touring’s annual showcase is always a must-see. This year sees the London-based firm present two must-see artists from their roster.  

Venue: Omeara (The IFF Campus)
16:55– 18:30

ATC Live Presents

An agency who always wrap up IFF’s daytime showcase on a high, ATS Live present four future headliners for serious consideration on stages in 2025. Full details will be announced here shortly. 

Venue: In Horto (IFF Campus)
18:30 – 20:00

IFF's 'Big Finale'

It might be the final moment to break bread with friends and colleagues alike, but the Big Finale is a precursor to the final evening at IFF.

A complimentary dinner for all delegates with cuisine prepared by In Horto’s excellent chefs. Meanwhile, all bars are open across the IFF Campus.

Venue: Omeara (IFF Campus)
20:00 – 23:00

Showcases (TBC)

Full details of the final night at IFF will be published here in due course…