Free Monthly Webinar Series

The APAP Free Monthly Webinar Series presents dynamic discussions led by arts industry experts, innovators and creative leaders on important topics and trends within our industry.

APAPNYC 2020 Professional Development Session speakers by Adam Kissick/APAP

What you’ll find here:

  • How to register for an upcoming webinar

  • Where to access past webinar recordings

  • How to suggest a future webinar topic

By participating in an APAP webinar you will:

  • Learn about best practices and industry trends

  • Keep your skill set up-to-date

  • Engage with your peers

Upcoming Webinars

Ask an Expert: Licensing and Permissions Requirements for Livestream and Rebroadcast - A Deeper Dive

Thursday, July 23, 2 p.m. (EDT)

Still confused about the specific licensing and permission requirements for livestreaming and rebroadcast of concerts? Don't know how to keep platform algorithms from shutting you down? This webinar will take a deeper dive into the specific licensing requirements for livestreaming and rebroadcasting of concerts, permissions that need to be obtained from record labels, artists and managers, and how to inform the platform once you have obtained the correct license in order to get listing approval. We will hear directly from these important industry sectors - PROs, streaming platforms, publishing, and management - to get the answers you need in this informative and timely discussion.


  • Renee Bodie, General Manager, Soka Performing Arts Center


  • John Johnson, Senior Vice President of Licensing, ASCAP
  • Allen L Johnston is CEO, The Music Specialist
  • David Hirshland, Executive Vice President, Music Publishing Catalogs, BMG
  • Neeta Ragoowansi, SVP, NPREX (National Performing Rights Exchange) & President, Music Managers Forum - US (MMF-US)

This webinar is hosted by the Alliance of Performing Arts Conferences. APAC is Arts Midwest, Arts Northwest, ArtsReady, Association of Performing Arts Professionals (APAP), Folk Alliance International (FAI), North American Performing Arts Managers and Agents (NAPAMA), North Carolina Presenters Consortium (NCPC), International Performing Arts for Youth (IPAY), South Arts and Western Arts Alliance (WAA).

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Replay a past webinar

All of our webinars are recorded and can be replayed at your convenience.

Suggest a webinar topic

For questions or to suggest webinar topics, contact Robbie Ottley, programs and resources associate, at