1 ON 1 INFORMATION SESSIONS

The Halifax Pop Explosion Music Festival has partnered with Factor Canada and Polaris Music Prize to create information meetings with people in the music industry. Find registration information and details below to book a one on one meeting and talk about your future. 


FACTOR CANADA SESSIONS

FACTOR (the Foundation Assisting Canadian Talent On Recordings) offers programs in support of artists, bands, and music companies at nearly every stage of their career. Book a one-on-one meeting with FACTOR staff at HPX to talk programs, eligibility, and how to submit an application. RSVP early and get your questions answered. 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 21
10:00AM - 1:00PM

Cambridge Suites - Canvas Resto Lounge
1583 Brunswick St, Halifax NS

*See complete details and how to register a Friday session here

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22
12:00PM - 3:00PM

Cambridge Suites - Canvas Resto Lounge
1583 Brunswick St, Halifax NS

*See complete details and how to register a Saturday session here

CANVAS RESTO LOUNGE  (INSIDE CAMBRIDGES SUITES HOTEL HALIFAX)

CANVAS RESTO LOUNGE  (INSIDE CAMBRIDGES SUITES HOTEL HALIFAX)


POLARIS MUSIC PRIZE SESSION

The Polaris Music Prize just awarded the 2016 prize to Kaytranada for his album 99.9%. Join founder and Executive Director Steve Jordan for one-on-one sessions. Find out more about how the Polaris jury decides it's nominees, winners and how they build their various events and activities. Suggested if you aspire to be nominated or to nominate (as a Juror).

 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 21
2:00PM – 4:00PM
Cambridge Suites Hotel – Canvas Resto Lounge
1583 Brunswick St, Halifax NS

NOTES: Please show up 5 minutes before your scheduled timeslot.
Session length is 15 minutes.  

 

The Polaris Music Prize is a not-for-profit organization that annually honours and rewards artists who produce Canadian music albums of distinction. A select panel of music critics judge and award the Prize without regard to musical genre or commercial popularity.