SensoriaPro 2018

Friday 5 October 2018

10am – 5pm

Trafalgar Warehouse, Trafalgar Street, Sheffield S1 4JT

SensoriaPro is our unique, informal gathering of composers, filmmakers, music publishers, music supervisors, games developers and festivals all under one roof to discuss the latest innovations in music and the moving image. The event is a must-attend event with a stunning line up of speakers, direct access to international buyers and informal, friendly networking.

IlanEshkeri Photo By Rusne Draz2

* Composing for Film – Masterclass with Ilan Eshkeri

Ilan Eshkeri is an award winning British composer whose extensive catalogue of film & television work includes multiple Oscar & BAFTA winning films, ranging from Still Alice and The Young Victoria through to Shaun The Sheep. Recently, he has co-created two ballets and composed music for astronaut Tim Peake’s Principia mission to the International Space Station. Eshkeri was also commissioned by Burberry for their game-changing autumn 2016 fashion show in London. He will give some insights into composing for film and also talking about his very successful and varied career.

In association with PRS for Music

* Sound: New Sensations 

This session will look at how we listen, plus how acoustics and immersive audio could make a difference to our future listening experiences.
Guests include: Trevor Cox, Professor of Acoustic Engineering at the University of Salford where he carries out research and teaching focussing on architectural acoustics, signal processing and audio perception. Trevor is also an author and radio broadcaster having presented many documentaries on BBC radio and written books for academics and the general public.
Sony Interactive Entertainment will also be in attendance and demonstrating PSVR music videos featuring the new positionally-tracked VR music performances.


* The Value of Publishing in 2018

De-mystifying the money paid by digital service providers. A session presented in association with PRS for Music and the Music Publisher’s Association.



* Scoring Contest

A unique opportunity for delegates to score or place music to the teaser trailer for a new film The Runaways with the chance to have their submissions critiqued at SensoriaPro by a panel of industry experts led by Ian Neil (Sony). Register now to take part.

* Funding for Musicians        

A guide to the various avenues for funding and support for musicians at every stage in their career.

Sheffield Robotics will be on-hand to demo and talk about all things AI and we’ll also be exploring haptic technology. 

* End of play networking drinks courtesy of Locksley Gin.

+ much more to be announced.

  • Discounted rate offered for group bookings of 8 people or more – please contact

* Discounted affiliate rates available for paid-up members of AIF, AIM, BASCA, BIMM, BPI, Creative Scotland, MPA, PRS for Music, FAC, PPL, SMIA, Screened Music Network, MMF, SYFN, PCAM, MPG, ISM & Musicians’ Union.

* Concessionary passes are available to full time students and registered claimants.

Proof of status must be provided at the registration desk on the day.