• NEXT EDITION
  • 23-27 OCT 2019
  • Tampere, Finland
Jan/Feb 2019

Submit Your Programme Proposal for 2019

Every year, WOMEX puts together a diverse programme for delegates and festival visitors alike - and we want your proposals! If you would like to perform as a showcase artist or DJ / producer, present your film or spread your knowledge as a conference speaker or expert mentor, send in your application.

Jury to be Revealed

Following the Call for Proposals, the WOMEX 19 Jury will be revealed. Every year, our Jury is made up of seven international members, the 7 Samurai, who will select the Showcases and Conferences, plus the Club Summit Curator aswell as the in-house Film team who will curate the Film Programme. Together, they will be hand-picking the most promising and innovative ideas for our programme.

Promote Yourself

It's time to start considering the opportunities we offer to companies who want to promote themselves through WOMEX. Whether it be a banner on our website, a page in the WOMEX guide or a spot on delegate bag inserts, lanyards or wristbands, you should definitely take a look at all options and rates we offer.

March 2019

Programme Proposals - Deadline

Last chance to submit your programme proposal for the next edition!

April 2019

Registrations Open

Registrations for WOMEX 2019 open in April 2019. Join 2,700 music professionals from more than 90 countries and get the maximum in global knowledge sharing and networking in the minimum amount of time. The earlier you register the more you can make of WOMEX!

June 2019

Smart Rate Deadline

Make sure to register before the deadline to secure the best price, fees will increase after the Smart Rate.

August 2019

Guide Rate Deadline

Registrations for 2019 continue: Don't miss the chance to be listed in the WOMEX printed Guide book that will be distributed to all delegates on-site.

Promote Yourself - Deadline

Don't forget to increase your visibility by advertising at or through WOMEX. Deadlines for booking and delivery are mid-August.

October 2019

Prepare with our Checklist

Need a hand preparing for WOMEX? Want to double-check that you've not missed anything important? You can take a look at our WOMEX Checklist, which includes a few handy pointers to help you make the most of the all-important event.

WOMEX 2019

WOMEX is visiting Tampere in 2019. If you haven’t already done so, be sure to mark your diaries: 23 - 27 October 2019, Tampere, Finland. Its musical spectrum is unparalleled in the international showcase festival scene, ranging from the most traditional to the new global local underground, embracing folk, roots, local and diaspora cultures and urban and electronic sounds from all over the globe as well as all musical juxtapositions of these. Be sure not to miss out on the showcases, films and conferences, as well as the countless networking opportunities WOMEX can offer you.