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will.i.am live to thousands for #VirginDisruptors

On the 28th of October, StreamUK delivered the online #VirginDisruptors debate to thousands via a G+ Hangout and live YouTube broadcast. will.i.am, Amanda Palmer, Scooter Braun, Imogen Heap and Zoë Keating debated the question, ‘Has Tech Killed the Music Industry?’ alongside representatives from the leading tech platforms Spotify, Vevo and Songkick.

will.i.am at the Virgin Disruptors event

Going out live from the Virgin Records anniversary exhibition in Central London, the use of Google+ Hangouts and Youtube allowed a huge global audience to participate with StreamUK taking care of the technical planning, production, streaming and client liaison.

‘High-profile events are what Stream UK specialises in,’ said Will Rea, UK Business Development and VP of Stream Spain. ‘There’s much value that can be added by getting the technical elements professionally managed.’

Daniel Richards Digital Director at Virgin said: “The StreamUK team worked tirelessly on the Virgin Disruptors project to enable a high-quality global broadcast. We look forward to working with them again in the future.”

To find out more about the post event analysis you can read a story here from Stuart Dredge on the Guardian or head to Virgin.com/disruptors for more content from the panellists.