The CIAM General Assembly in 2023 concluded with a listening event featuring the participants and songs written at the International Women’s Song Camp in Rio in November.

Leading up to the listening event was a very important panel on the challenging business of music for women. The panel featured speakers Mónica Vélez (SACM), Magdalena Matthey (ALCAM), Zanillya Farrell (BUMA-STEMRA), Lerato Matsoso (CAPASSO), Anna Neale (CISAC) and was moderated by Anna Lidell (KODA).

S.A.C. is so thrilled to have been a part of the International Council of Music Creators first International Women’s Song Camp and the CIAM General Assembly in Brazil. We are endlessly grateful for all the hard work and heart that @arrienmolema and @jucanovaes have put into the coordination of the first International Women’s Song Camp to make it such a success! Thank you for being the most attentive hosts and for facilitating a magical and welcoming environment for all the creators.

Thank you to @ciamcreators for an inspiring week a full of invaluable panels, meetings, networking, music and collaboration.

Thank you to our partner Music Publishers Canada (@canmuspub) for the opportunity and the endless support.

We are grateful for the support of our sponsors @musiccreatorsnorthamerica, @factorcanada, @socanfdn, @cdn.heritage, @global.affairs.canada, and @socanmusic

And last but not least, a huge thank you and congratulations to the incredible songwriters, producers, and music creators who travelled to Brazil from all over the world to be a part of the song camp: