The Temple Company and Youtube Music Partner to Launch “Future Insiders” in Sub-Saharan Africa
The main objective of this program is to provide a platform to develop young people by offering them assistance and access to professionals to guide them in their respective paths.
“We are excited to embark on this project with YouTube as we believe that music, technology and youth are key catalysts for a progressive future.. “The Founder / CEO of The Temple Company, Idris Olorunnimbe declared.
“We are very excited to bring together the meaningful work of the #YouTubeBlack Voices Fund with the longstanding efforts of The Temple Company to empower and promote the artistic aspirations of African creators.
“The Temple Company has long been a fixture in the African entertainment industry and we are honored to partner with them on this important work.“said Addy Awofisayo, head of music, sub-Saharan Africa, YouTube.
The speakers and panelists of this unprecedented program will cross various sectors related to the music and technology industries.
It will provide the audience with valuable insight and the chance to learn and engage on a variety of topics ranging from musical identity creation to rhythm business to visual direction.
Multi-talented animator, actor and musician, Bisola Aiyeola will host the event.
Among the panelists of this unprecedented program is the famous Nigerian musician, Zlatan Ibile and prolific music producer, P.Priime.
In addition, world famous musician Barry van zyl will be one of the experts speaking during the 4 day event.
This program is offered to applicants between the ages of 18 and 25 interested in Music x Tech careers. The program will run from Monday September 27 to Thursday 30 2021 both virtually and live from Ogidi Studios. There is no registration fee.