Register Now for the 2015 Annual Meeting

April 29, 2015

Please join us Friday, June 19 at the Westin New York Grand Central as we come together to discuss industry change, look to the future and pay tribute to Ralph Peer II with the MPA Lifetime Achievement Award as well as honor Congressmen Hakeem Jeffries and Jerrold Nadler with the Arnold Broido Award for Copyright Advocacy. Click Read More for complete schedule.

Both morning and afternoon business sessions promise to be informative, covering important industry news, including lobbying efforts, changing laws, new revenue streams, and strategies for success in digital publishing.

After the awards and afternoon business session we hope that you'll stay to enjoy live music and cocktails. 

Registration is now open here. The $120 registration fee includes plated luncheon, morning and afternoon sessions as well as the open-bar cocktail hour. Full schedule below. For information about discounted hotel accomodations, please contact us at [email protected]

We look forward to seeing you in June!


Friday, June 19, 2015
Westin New York Grand Central
212 East 42nd Street 

10:00 – 10:30
Registration and Breakfast
Viewing of Paul Revere Award Nominees

10:30- 12:30
Greetings and Announcements
Kathleen Marsh, MPA President

State of the Music Publishing Industry
David Israelite, NMPA

Anti-Piracy Update &
New Licensing Streams for Publishers
Natalie Madaj, NMPA
& Guests

12:30 – 2:30

MPA Arnold Broido Award honors
Congressmen Hakeem Jeffries & Jerrold Nadler
Presented by Sean Patrick Flahaven, MPA Vice-President

MPA Lifetime Achievement Award honors
Ralph Peer II
Presented by Mohammed Fairouz

Paul Revere Awards for Graphic Excellence
Presented by Ronald Whitaker

2:30 – 4:00
Afternoon Session

General Meeting & Elections

National Music Council and MPA Copyright Awareness Scholarship Finalists

Going Digital: Building Blocks for a Successful Online Environment
Hosted by Bill Aicher, Digital Strategist

StaffPad Demonstration
Matthew Tesch, Developer

4:00 – 5:00
Cocktail Reception
Featuring Live Music from the John Murchison Trio