DALT VILA: UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE, IBIZA
The closing celebration of the 12th edition of IMS Ibiza and flagship event of IMS Week 2019, the one-day IMS Dalt Vila returns to the historic 2,500 year old former fort. Voted by DJ Awards as the ‘Best Ibiza Music Event’, IMS Dalt Vila is an unmissable event that unites the electronic music industry and its fans for one night of incredible music.
Access to this unique event is included with your IMS Ibiza delegate bag, including entry to the VIP area. General admission tickets are also available priced at 55€ plus booking fee.
IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER
- CHARLOTTE DE WITTE
- ADAM BEYER B2B IDA ENGBERG
- JOSEPH CAPRIATI B2B PETE TONG
- NICOLE MOUDEBAR B2B SAMA
- LUCIANO B2B DAVID MORALES
- AGORIA B2B SOPHIE
- MANU GONZALEZ B2B ANNA TUR
International Music Summit is an educational, inspirational and motivational thought leadership platform dedicated to creating awareness of and appreciation for electronic music and the artistry related to DJing and all related art forms, through the presentation of summits and events that celebrate the historic and ongoing contribution of the genre to art and culture worldwide. IMS annually hosts major events globally in Ibiza, Los Angeles, and China.
The International Music Summit presented by Pete Tong was created in 2007 to inspire debate, discussion and to help implement progressive change in electronic music. Since, the conference has become widely regarded as “The Premier Platform for Thought and Leadership in Electronic Music.”
IMS was created a time when electronic music was at rock bottom and in desperate need of a productive community setting for its leaders. Ibiza was the place where the industry had always congregated every summer, so naturally, it was the starting point for our vision.
IMS continues to pave the path in the electronic music industry. Described by media as “the TED of music conferences,” IMS has grown its reach across continents and is now an award-winning conference as voted by The DJ Awards with multiple panels claiming awards as the Top Electronic Music Debates of All Time by Beatport.
The IMS calendar year begins in April with IMS Engage in Hollywood, California as the precursor to our flagship event, IMS Ibiza in May. Following, IMS heads to China in Fall with the final edition of IMS Asia-Pacific which takes place at the end of the year. IMS’s ambition is to continue our global expansion in effort continue the debate and help the genre innovate all over the world.
IMS Ibiza is a comprehensive three-day event featuring live seminars and debates amongst the leaders of the international music community. Through keynotes, interviews, panels and technology master classes, our industry network comes together for thoughtful discussion about the direction and future of electronic music. The IMS Business Report, which has become the industry’s leading data study, is also presented at IMS Ibiza for a global snapshot of vital statistics about the industry. The event has become a major source of industry deals, press launches and is a talking point for worldwide media. Major brands like Corona, Pioneer, Nokia and Coca Cola have used IMS as a platform to launch important initiatives in the electronic music space.
- The IMS Legends Dinner is a celebratory banquet that invites our community together in honor of a leading pioneer of our genre. Past artists that have received the esteemed award include Nile Rodgers, Fatboy Slim, Pete Tong and Carl Cox.
- The IMS Grand Finale Festival on Thursday and Friday night is hosted in a treasured Ibiza UNESCO World Heritage Site, the breathtaking and historic Dalt Vila location.
IMS Asia-Pacific was introduced at the end of the year in 2014 for the first time in Singapore. Having moved to Shanghai, China in 2015, IMS Asia-Pacific is now a two-day summit expands on the unique challenges and landscape of the Asia-Pacific region. IMS partners with Budweiser Storm Festival, China’s premier electronic music gathering offering delegates the opportunity to do business in the region followed by a series of satellite parties and the nations leading festival.
IMS Asia-Pacific features a series of panels, keynote speeches and interviews with interactive workshops and tutorials as well. At Asia-Pacific, IMS connects leaders of the region from the worlds of finance, technology, music and media with their Western counterparts for a productive platform of inspiration and education.
IMS Asia-Pacific is taking a break in 2018 and will return to Shanghai in 2019.
Observing the need to support and develop the future of the electronic music industry, IMS created IMS College, a dedicated educational program to help cultivate and inspire students, emerging artists and the next generation of business leaders who will push our genre forwards. IMS College, a summer camp educational programme, was created in 2016 to offer the next generation of electronic music artists and professionals the tools and knowledge they need to build a career in the industry.