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Our journey through the three days of the IMS at Destination Pacha has been intense and fruitful, full of familiar faces and new ones of course.  New generations eager for information and knowledge and who also have a lot to say and teach to the older and future generations.

Here is a brief description of how the three days unfolded. 


The first day schedule consisted of industry report findings and analysis, keynote interviews with industry leaders and the next gen, discussions, debates, demonstrations, masterclasses, production workshops and more.


There were so much to explore and enjoy on day two at IMS Ibiza, including a dissection of the complexities of AI, the next steps for Web3, the first Annual Agent AMA  


On day three , including a masterclass with Adam Beyer and Pete Tong, a breakdown of the creation of Marshall Jefferson's classic - Move Your Body, live podcast recordings, artist keynotes with Damian Lazarus and grammy winners - CamelPhat, mindfulness a closing keynote from Grimes + so much more programmed across seven stages to explore at Destino Ibiza Resort.


IMS Summit Stage Indoor - Their main indoor summit stage, inside, front and centre at Destino.


IMS Summit Stage Outdoor - hear from some of the biggest names in industry poolside, with panoramic views of the island.


IMS College - presented in partnership with Point Blank Music School, your one stop shop for masterclasses and workshops aimed at the DJ and creator community. 


IMS Garden Suite - featuring stunning views over Talamanca Bay to Ibiza old town and Dalt Vila, where you could hear live podcast recordings, interviews and discussions on sustainability within our industry hosted by EarthPercent.


The Art of Areté - presented in partnership with Pioneer DJ, dedicated to health and wellness and open to all delegates. Here you can learn ancient meditation techniques, yoga workshops, plus discussions on therapy, channeling the mind and more.


Beatport Base - your home for industry discussions. Enjoy artist talks with techno superstar Indira Paganotto and Afro House maven Fiona Kraft, and watch the world premiere of a Beatport-produced mini-documentary with HE.SHE.THEY., learn cutting-edge tactics to maximize your performance income, join discussions about the implications of the streaming revolution, and more!


YouTube Lounge - drop in and meet the Youtube team, see a masterclass from the Pete Tong DJ Academy or get involved with the Youtube mixer. 


IMS Dalt Vila closing celebration, presented in partnership with Pioneer DJ and YouTube took place the 3rd night  as usual in the old town of Ibiza town, close to the Cathedral and surrounded by the fantastic city walls. 


It Doors  were opened at 17:00 and here you are the programme

Dalt Vila 

CamelPhat - 23:00 - 00:00

ANNA b2b ?*?*?* - 22:00 - 23:00

Pete Tong b2b Kölsch - 21:00 - 22:00

Ida Engberg b2b Marshall Jefferson - 20:00 - 21:00

Layla Benitez b2b Jellybean Benitez - 19:00 - 20:00

Jaguar b2b Taahliah - 18:00 - 19:00

Pete Tong DJ Academy Award Winner - 17:00 - 18:00


We can say that the three days were intense, full of very interesting and relevant topics for the industry with exciting future news. One the most interesting ones was the interview to Pacha's CEO, Sanjay Nandy by the CEO of Beatport Robb Mc Daniels who revealed news and projects for the Pacha Group in the coming months that are totally aimed at education, talked about the projects of the Pacha Foundation that helps and collaborates with local and indigenous communities in each country and city where they carry out their ventures.


He also revealed the next immediate project on the island of Ibiza, in the area of San Antonio where from July 8th, in an environment of about 40,000 m2, daytime leisure activities will be carried out.


See you next year!!!

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