You’re invited to a special MusicMaster Genius Day on July 26 during the Conclave convention in Minneapolis. Bring your questions and ideas, sharpen your programming skills and learn from MusicMaster President/Founder Joe Knapp and Corporate Trainer Drew Bennett.
We are also excited to welcome a special guest speaker to this event: Haley Jones from Nielsen Music and BDS Radio. Haley is also a featured panelist at the Conclave, and will be joining our Genius Day to talk about Nielsen, BDS, programming and how to properly apply research scores to scheduling.
While our Genius Day is guided by the needs of our participants, here is a basic agenda of just some the topics we may cover:
- 08:00AM: Optional Coffee and Social Hour
- 09:00AM: Introduction
- 09:15AM: User-Defined Database: Field Types and Associated Rules, Field Properties, Field Categories / Groupings, Repurposing Fields
- 10:00AM: Library Maintenance: Creating Categories and Category Groups, Using the InfoBar, Custom Layouts, Saved Query vs Song List, Mass Changer, History Graph, Library Analysis, Shortcut Keys
- 11:00AM: Clocks/Special Sets: Creating and Editing Clocks, Basic Clock Element Types, Clock Assignment Grids, Clock Mass Changer, Format Scheduler
- 12:00NN: Working lunch provided. Presentation by special guest speaker (TBA)
- 01:00PM: Turnover Analysis: Math Concepts, Dialing In Good Rotation Patterns, Auto-Burn Basics, Kick Spreadsheet, Clock Calls, Daypart Avails, Coding Turnover Analysis, Gold Recycling, Auto Platoon
- 01:15PM: Rule Tree: Rule Tree Structure and Use, Rule Tree Properties, Breakable vs Unbreakable / Breakable Rule Priority, How Breakable and Unbreakable Rules Merge, All Categories Folder vs Individual Categories, Scalable Rules, Rule Groups and Rule Group Properties, Optimum Goal Scheduling (Artist Keyword, Song Rest, Radial Spread, Spin Consistency)
- 02:15PM: Schedule Editor: Auto-Scheduler Setup Options, Manual Scheduling Assist Modes, Custom Layouts (Main and F9 Windows), Element Masking, Song Replacement Basics, History Graph Review, Shortcuts (Alt-F9, Alt-F5, etc...), Analysis and Instant Analysis, Direct Field Entry, Advanced Song Replacement/Additional Properties
- 03:15PM: Special Reports: Airplay Reports from archived logs, Weekly Spins Reports, Most Played Artist Reports, Attribute Reports
- 03:45PM: Photos and issuing of Genius Day certificates
The event will take place on Wednesday, July 26 from 9am to 4pm on site at the Conclave convention (Doubletree by Hilton Hotel, 1500 Park Place Blvd., Minneapolis). Join us at 8am for an optional Coffee/Social Hour, bring your questions and meet the team. Our guest mentor will present during a working lunch which will be provided for you. Please let us know if you have any special dietary needs. Reserve your space now!