World Jazz Conference

Since 2016, the World Jazz Conference has stood as a pinnacle event in the global jazz community. Initiated by the foundation JazzNL nestled in the heart of Amersfoort (NL), this exclusive international gathering coincides with the annual Amersfoort World Jazz Festival, adding another layer of activities to the conference. This unique event brings together professionals, partners, musicians and other tastemakers in the global jazz industry to discuss and explore the ideas, opportunities and challenges regarding the World Jazz scene. The overarching goal of the World Jazz Conference is to cultivate an inclusive ecosystem for music professionals hailing from diverse corners of the globe. Here, they converge to not only share their unique visions but also to forge meaningful collaborations on an international scale. At the core of this gathering lies a rich tapestry of activities designed to facilitate dialogue, innovation, and camaraderie among industry peers.

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Below you can find  a summary of the discussions and topics covered during previous editions of the World Jazz Conference.