What is the BOmm?
The Bogota Music Market (BOmm) is a networking space for national and international cultural entrepreneurs, for them to discover the best music being produced in Colombia in order to schedule Colombian artists at their festivals, circuits, venues and industry fairs worldwide.
Producers, managers, designers, agencies, brands, publishers, cultural marketing specialists and artists find ideal business opportunities to swap experiences, grow their contacts and increase their music business, catch up on new management alternatives and, above all, open up the world to the diversity of Colombian music.
The BOmm is also a platform for advocacy and professional development, a networking space for agreements, alliances and businesses in the music industry. The mission of the BOmm is to bring Colombian music creators into contact with industry professionals to facilitate exchanges and create mutually beneficial synergies.
This year the Bogota Music Market (BOmm) will be held on from the 13th to the 16th of September 2016.
In the Salitre building of the Chamber of Commerce of Bogotá, located on El Dorado, No. 68D-35, Bogotá.
What will you find there?
This edition of BOmm will have the following components:
Bomm Talks: an academic program in which leading international industry professionals will share their experiences, their knowledge and their predictions about the music industry.
Showcases: live performances by the best artists and bands selected by our panel of national and international curators.
Business Roundtable: a speed-networking space where industry professionals and the groups selected by our curators will meet and have the chance to explore business oppportunities.
BOmm Labs: a series of roundtables and workshops led by local music industry leaders.
Bogotá Chamber of Commerce
The Bogota Chamber of Commerce is a private nonprofit that administers the registers of companies and societies that are created in Bogota DC and, therefore, it represents the interests of the business sector and society in general. It promotes economic growth in the city, and promotes competitiveness and further improving the quality of life of citizens and business in Bogota.
We are a private non-profit organization that seeks to build a long term sustainable Bogotá-region, promoting the increasing prosperity of its inhabitants, with services to support entrepreneurial skills and improve the business environment with an impact on public policy.
Bogotá is a city recognized internationally for its growing musical sector. According the Creative Cities Network, Bogotá promotes music as a tool for socio-economic improvement and cultural diversity. Also, the city is a cultural exchange hub on a national and regional level.
In addition, the city has an excellent infrastructure for the creation and promotion of all musical genres, from classical music to popular music. It has many public and private cultural spaces for performing music.
It clearly demonstrates solid experience in hosting a wide range of events from festivals to international business meetings for music professionals equally engaging the public and private sectors in the music industry.