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2018 MEIEA Educators Summit: 

Los Angeles

Thursday, March 22 – Saturday, March 24

Embassy Suites by Hilton
Los Angeles / Glendale
            800 North Central Avenue
             Glendale, CA 91203

The MEIEA Educators Summit is next month!  Please make plans to join us in Los Angeles for this conference.  Early bird registration is available through February 28.  The Summit begins on Thursday, March 22nd, with sessions starting at noon. 

Rooms are available at the normally published hotel room rate between Wednesday, March 21 through Saturday March 24 (includes complimentary breakfast, WiFi, and nightly manager's reception).  

Click here to book your room at the Embassy Suites by Hilton

2018 Summit Registration Prices

Early Bird $289
(Through February 28)

Regular $389
(March 1 – Mar 21)

On-Site $489
(Mar 22 – March 24) 

Single day registration $199 per day

Click here to register online



MEIEA is supported in part by

2018 MEIEA Educators Summit Key Note Speaker: 

Dina LaPolt, Esq. 

Dina LaPolt, Esq. is the owner of LaPolt Law, P.C., a boutique transactional entertainment law firm in Los Angeles that specializes in representing music creators, many of whom tour all over the world. She is an expert at strategizing and solving complex and sophisticated legal and business issues relating to contracts, copyrights, trademarks, rights of publicity, and litigation.

Dina gave a TED Talk recently on the importance of standing up for songwriters and her journey to becoming an advocate for creator’s rights ( She also served as editor of the book Building Your Artist’s Brand as a Business, and for the 18th year, she will be teaching her “industry must attend” class "Legal and Practical Aspects of the Music Business" at UCLA Extension.

Dina has been named to Billboard’s 2018 Power 100, and for the previous three years in a row, to Billboard’s Music’s Most Powerful Attorneys and the Hollywood Reporter’s Top Music Business Attorneys. Additionally, she was named to Variety’s 2017 Women’s Impact Report, Billboard’s 2016 and 2017 Women in Music, and Variety’s 2016 Dealmakers Impact Report.  Follow Dina on Twitter @DinaLaPolt and @LaPoltLaw.


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