Streaming Manipulation 101

11:00 AM - 11:50 AM, Harbour Ballroom B/C

(Moderator: Annesta Duodu) While fraud is a major issue facing the music industry, stream manipulation – its definition, causes and consequences – is not yet widely-understood. This panel will dig into the issue, explaining what it is, how we got here, common misconceptions about streaming fraud, impacts on the industry, and what can be done in the face of this challenge.

Presented By:


  • Annesta Duodu
    Associate Counsel, Music Canada

  • Morgan Hayduk
    Co-CEO and Co-Founder, Beatdapp

  • Will Page
    Author, Visiting Fellow , London School of Economics and Edinburgh University