EMC Sydney is a melting pot of creativity for centered around the culture of electronic music in the Asia Pacific. From the established industry professionals to the young and emerging, EMC gathers a dynamic and inspiring mix of people from around Australia and the world with one thing in common – their unwavering passion for great electronic music.
By day, the stunning ivy Complex is the perfect place to connect, converse, create new bonds and cultivate ideas. Whether it’s by taking in a keynote in the premiere ivy Ballroom, getting the latest studio tips and techniques in one of our Academy masterclasses, gaining inspiration from one of EMC’s many insightful panels or having a business meeting in the best way – over a refreshing drink by the ivy Pool. Did we happen to mention that the weather in Sydney during EMC is a perfect mid to late 20s, and the sun doesn’t go down til nearly 8pm?
By night, EMCPlay gives Sydney the perfect midweek playground for grown ups – numerous showcases and parties take over a number of leading live music venues to allow us to celebrate the best electronic music coming out of Australia in 2016, and to discover the best electronic music artists coming through in 2017. The inthemix Awards gives respect where it’s due to the champions of the year over a gala dinner which Awards our leading artists, DJs, as well as the teams behind them and those that provide the club nights, events and festivals from which many international careers spring from. Finishing the week, Musica Copa sees the industry leaders gather to compete in the name of charity in a brilliant soccer tournament, and for those not on the pitch, there’s plenty of beer to tuck into on the sunny sidelines.
Beyond all of EMC’s offerings is stunning Sydney, with our world class attractions such as the Opera House, Bondi Beach, Manly Beach and more all within close proximity to EMC. We look forward to seeing you at EMC Sydney! We guarantee you one of the best weeks of your year.