Registrations for the European Jazz Conference 2023 are now open!



REGISTRATIONS are now OPEN for all participants for the 9th European Jazz Conference, taking place between 14 and 17 September 2023 in Marseille, France.

You can register through the portal of our host Marseille Jazz des Cinq Continents at this link:

The Conference is co-organised by EJN and Marseille Jazz des Cinq Continents, and is supported by Centre National de la Musique (CNM), in partnership with Association Jazzé Croisé (AJC)​, La Sacem and the Creative Europe programme of the European Union, that is funding EJN through its network strand for the period 2022-2024.

The registration fee is of 200€ excl. taxes. After the registration you will receive some practical information from the host about travels to and accommodations in Marseille. The registration gives access to the main entrance on 15 and 16 September 2023: conferences, workshops, showcases, lunch and dinner, the gala concert on Saturday 16 September at 21.30 and cultural tours on Sunday 17 September in the morning.

Please check out the programme of the Conference and a presentation of the Conference theme: ILLUMINATIONS. 

A presentation of all concerts & showcases taking place during the Conference is available here.

The European Jazz Conference is a leading annual gathering of professionals from the jazz sector in Europe, in particular of promoters, cultural managers, agents and national/regional support organisations. What has been the General Assembly of the Europe Jazz Network, from 2014 has been expanded and is now open as well to any music professional under the name of European Jazz Conference.

The European Jazz Conference is composed of inspiring keynote speeches, high-level discussion groups and workshops, networking sessions for professionals of the creative music sector, cultural visits and a showcase festival of the best artists from the host country, France for 2023.

The European Jazz Conference is a unique event, the only one of its kind in Europe, centred on building long-lasting relationships, developing new projects and artistic collaborations, sharing expertise and getting up to date with the newest management and programming trends. Moreover, the Conference is about learning about music scenes and best practices from all around the world, including countries beyond Europe.

Previous editions of the European Jazz Conference took place in Sofia, Bulgaria (2022), Tallinn, Estonia (2021), Novara, Italy (2019), Lisbon, Portugal (2018), Ljubljana, Slovenia (2017), Wroclaw, Poland (2016); Budapest, Hungary (2015) and Helsinki, Finland (2014).

For more information about the European Jazz Conference please check:

If you are an EJN member, please register through the link that you have received by email from the EJN staff.