When: Wednesday, 12:40pm – 1:40pm
Where: Auditorium
Moderator: Blair Kaneshiro, Stanford University, USA

The Industry Panel will be moderated by Blair Kaneshiro (Stanford University, USA). The panel brings together five distinguished members of companies involved in MIR research for a discussion of current topics as well as Q&A with the audience:

  • Junqi Deng, KuGou
  • Anssi Klapuri, Yousician
  • Matthew McCallum, Gracenote
  • John Neuharth, Microsoft
  • Avery Wang, Shazam

Future of Music-IR Research Panel

When: Thursday, 12:40pm – 1:40pm
Where: Auditorium

The panel brings together junior researchers who are exploring music-IR in novel and creative ways.  They will discuss their own research experiences, future opportunities for our field, and have a Q&A with the audience. This panel will be moderated by ISMIR 2017 General Chair Ye Wang from National University of Singapore.

  • Kat Agres, Agency for Science, Technology & Research (A*STAR), Singapore
  • Cynthia Liem, Delft University of Technology, Netherlands
  • Brian McFee, New York University, USA
  • Gus (Guangyu) Xia, NYU Shanghai, Mainland China