AAU Hosts Culture and Creative Industries Summit: Music & Film Edition-2024

Selam Ethiopia, a leading cultural organization in Ethiopia, conducted a two-day Culture and Creative Industries Summit of Music and Film Edition-2024 at Addis Ababa University (AAU), aiming at exploring investment prospects and propelling the advancement of Ethiopia’s cultural and creative industries.

The AAU summit featured comprehensive sessions covering market analysis, essential facets of the music and film business, Ethiopia’s streaming landscape, copyright issues, and inspired pitch sessions showcasing business solutions from Ethiopia’s most prominent creative professionals.

Reflecting on the significance of the summit, Teshome Wondimu, CEO and founder of Selam, remarked that the Summit presented an unprecedented opportunity to celebrate Ethiopia’s cultural richness and drive economic growth through creative endeavours. “Selam is dedicated to support this initiative, which promises to be a pivotal moment in shaping the future of Ethiopia’s cultural and creative landscape,” he added.

The summit drew leading industry professionals, investors, and policymakers.