• 8.30am

  • 9.00am

    Collecting Novel Datasets Using Web Scraping and Application Programming Interfaces

    Workshop by Hannes Datta (Tilburg University, The Netherlands)
    • How to select web data sources and extraction methods for academic research (in general) and music (in specific)?
    • How do a researcher’s design decisions affect research validity, technical feasibility, and ethical/legal risks of collecting web data?
    • Apply learnings to own data collections and discuss future research opportunities in music using web data
  • 12.00pm

    Lunch Break

  • 1.00pm

    Young Scholar Workshop

    PhD students, with participants and invited scholars
    • The Path to Fame - Exploiting Curator Networks to Predict Human Brand Success, Daniel Winkler (Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria)
    • Covid-19 & Playlist Consumption, Ned Choungprayoon (Stockholm School of Economics, Sweden)
    • Catalog music consumption, Nazli Alagöz (Tilburg University, The Netherlands)
    • The Impact of Renumeration Models on Digital Subscription Services, Levent Uyar (University of Hamburg, Germany)
  • 4.00pm-6.00pm

    Emerging Topics in the Music Industry: Challenges and Opportunities

    • Nils Wülker, Musician
    • Dr. Mathias Giloth, Managing Director of GfK Entertainment
    • Dr. Hartmut Obendorf, CTPO Chainstep

    Discussion led by Michel Clement (University of Hamburg)

  • 6.00pm onwards

    Get-together with food and drinks

  • After hours

  • 8.30am

  • 9.00am-9.45am

    The Whole World in Their Hands: The Aggregate Impact of Playlists on Music Success

    Luis Aguiar (University of Zürich, Switzerland)

    Co-authors: Joel Waldfogel (University of Minnesota, USA), Axel Zeijen (ETH Zürich, Switzerland)

  • 9.45am-10.30am

    Fairness and Royalty Payment Systems on Music Streaming Services

    François Moreau (University of Sorbonne Paris Nord, France)

    Co-authors: Ola Haampland and Rune Johannessen (Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences, Norway), Patrik Wikstrom (Queensland University of Technology, Australia)

  • 10.30am-11.00am

    Coffee break

  • 11.00am-11.30am

    On the Road Again: Concerts and The Digitization of Recorded Music

    Franziska Kaiser (University of Lausanne-HEC, Switzerland)

    Co-authors: Christian Peukert (University of Lausanne-HEC, Switzerland) and Jörg Claussen (LMU Munich, Germany)

  • 11.30am-12.00pm

    Contextual Set-Based Music Recommendations Using Interlocked Hypergraph Convolutional Neural Networks

    Khaled Boughanmi (Cornell University, USA)

    Co-authors: Asim Ansari (Columbia University, USA) and Yang Li (Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business, China)

  • 12.oopm-12.30pm

    What Drives Demand for Playlists on Spotify?

    Max Pachali (Tilburg University, The Netherlands)

    Co-author: Hannes Datta (Tilburg University, The Netherlands)

  • 12.30pm-13.30pm


  • 1.30pm-2.00pm

    How Music Fandom is Acted Out in 2022

    Julian Hofmann (EM Normandie Business School, France)

    Co-author: Dina Rasolofoarison (Université Paris Dauphine, France)

  • 2.00-2.30pm

    ‘My my, hey hey. Rock and roll is here to stay’: The value of celebrity death

    Abhishek Borah (Insead, France)

    Co-authors: Andrea Ordanini (Boconni, Italy) and S. Cem Bahadir (UNC Greensboro, USA)

  • 2.30pm-3pm

    Economic Consequences of Safe Harbor Provisions for Content Industries

    Dominik Papies (University of Tübingen, Germany)

    Co-authors: Nils Wlömert (Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria), Michel Clement (University of Hamburg, Germany) and Martin Spann (LMU Munich, Germany)

  • 3.00pm-3.30pm

    Coffee Break

  • 3.30pm-4.00pm

    The Decline of Superstars: Information Spillover Effects in the Streaming Age

    Christian Hotz-Behofsits (Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria)

    Co-authors: Nils Wlömert (Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria) and Eitan Muller (Reichman University, Israel and NYU, USA)

  • 4.00pm-4.30pm

    Canceling the Artist but not the Art? Demand Effects of Human Brand Misconduct

    Nils Wlömert (Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria)

    Co-authors: Daniel Winkler (Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria), Jura Liaukonyte (Cornell University, USA)

  • 4.30pm-5.30pm

    Closing Remarks

  • 7.00pm

  • 10.00pm