International Songwriting Conference 2018 | The Songwriting Academy

International Songwriting Conference 2019

2nd & 3rd November 2019

Hilton Hotel Tower Bridge, 5 More London Place, Tooley Street, London SE1 2BY

The biggest and best annual songwriting conference is back for the fifth year! Join hundreds of songwriters, artists and producers for two jam packed days of inspirational music masterclasses, keynote speeches, A&R sessions plus live performances and interviews with world class songwriters. Learn how to be a music entrepreneur, how to write with and for major label artists, top tips and techniques from multi-million selling songwriters, plus the chance to get your song reviewed by an expert panel and much more!

We’re busy finalising a STELLAR line up of multi-million selling speakers for 2019 so be sure to book early to guarantee your place now

What Is The International Songwriting Conference?

It’s time to skill up! You’ll spend 2 days networking with hundreds of like minded creatives and music industry icons, learning how to write better songs, be a successful artist, climb the music business ladder and much more.

If you’re not currently getting the success you think you deserve, spend two incredible days at the International Songwriting Conference and find out why so many people describe this event as “life changing’ and “transformational”.


09:00  Conference Opens

10:00 – 10:15  Welcome from Songwriting Academy Founder
Martin Sutton (Backstreet Boys, LeAnn Rimes, Celine Dion)

Welcome message from the founder of The Songwriting Academy and multi-million selling songwriter and producer, Martin Sutton.

10:15 – 11:15  TBA

11:30 – 12:00 TBA

12:15 – 13:15  TBA

13:15 – 14:15  Lunch break

14:15 – 15:15  Song Surgery

Do your songs stand out from the crowd? In this illuminating, interactive session, you’ll sit in on a live A&R session listening to songs submitted by conference delegates (it could be you!) and analysed by our expert panel. You’ll find out how songs make the cut and what may be stopping you from getting your songs picked up by the labels. Our panel will be giving advice to help each song on it’s way, with tips and techniques on lyric and melody writing,  demo production and more.

Special Bonus:  Submit your song to the A&R panel for a live critique and feedback! Just send your demo to and we’ll select five for the session.

15:15 – 15:45  Rapid Fire Music Business Q&A

Submit your questions for our expert panel to and we’ll get through as many as we can in 30 minutes on the day!

16:15 – 17:15  TBA

Saturday Night Showtime

19:30  An Evening With A Very Special Guest Songwriter – The Stories Behind The Hits

Included in this fabulous VIP ticket you’ll have full access to an exclusive evening show featuring one of the most successful songwriters of today.

21:30  Aftershow Party

Following the show you’ll also have the opportunity to join our after show party and network with a buzzing room of music industry guests and delegates.


10:00 – 10:15  Welcome from the founder of The Songwriting Academy
Martin Sutton (Backstreet Boys, LeAnn Rimes, Celine Dion)

10:15 – 11:15  TBA

11:30 – 12:30  TBA

12:30 – 13:00  TBA

13:15 – 14:15  Lunch Break

14:15 – 15:15  TBA

15:15 – 16:15  TBA

16:15 – 17:15  TBA

17:30  Conference Close

NB: Life can be unpredictable so whilst we always do our best to keep to our published agenda, The Songwriting Academy reserves the right to change guest speakers and session titles at any time.

Who is this conference for?

  • Songwriters wanting to get their songs performed by major label artists
  • Artists who want to get record deals
  • Artists who want to release their own material
  • Songwriters and producers who want to develop artists
  • Producers who create tracks for others
  • Independent labels
  • Managers
  • Anyone who wants more from their music than they’re getting right now!

 What our delegates thought:

ISC 2019

International Songwriting Conference 2019

International Songwriting Conference 2019 £247.00 +VAT
November 2, 2019 - November 3, 2019

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