The MEDIA-TECH Business Forum & ‘Making Vinyl’ are back In Offenbach (Frankfurt), Germany, on September 01-2, 2022.   Returning to Germany and co-producing the Making Vinyl Europe & the Physical Media World Conference for our first in-person event since Berlin 2019.  

The conference program of our Offenbach event promises to provide:

  • announcements regarding pressing capacity expansions from long-established pressing plants and newcomers
  •  news about how the vinyl industry continues to pump our record-setting volumes
  • meeting consumer demand, considerable supply chain issues related to raw materials shortages, and increased prices
  • the latest projections for market growth that shows no signs of slowing down, despite the substantial challenges
  • technological breakthroughs in making the record manufacturing process more efficient and sustainable
  • factors for the unexpected uptick in compact disc demand
  • breaking stereotypes of gender and vinyl

Registration includes entrance to the Riviera Music Conference on Friday



31 August
Meet & Greet

01 Sept 
Making Vinyl Europe & The Physical Media World Conference

02 Sept
Making Vinyl Europe / The Physical Media World Conference & The Rivera Conference

The organizers reserve the right to make changes without prior notice.

Sheraton Offenbach Hotel

Berliner Strasse 111, 63065 Offenbach, Deutschland
Distance from venue: 650 meters

Reservation via

Holiday Inn Express

Limited rooms are available.

Berliner Straße 174
63067 Offenbach am Main
Distance from main venue:  500 meters.

Conference rate: Single room, 74 € or Double room, 84 €, both incl. breakfast

Direct Booking Link:

Delta Hotel by Marriott

Limited rooms are available.

Kaiserleistr. 45
63067 Offenbach am Main

Distance from main venue: 1,500 meters.

Conference rate: Single room, 129 € per night, incl. breakfast

Conference rate booking link

Musicians • Artist Management • Record Labels • Music Publishers • Vinyl Record Pressing Plants • Recording Engineers • Service Providers • Vinyl Mastering & Cutting • Equipment Manufacturers • Packaging Suppliers • Release Planners • Illustrators • CD/DVD Replicators & Duplicators • Consumables Suppliers • Copyright Holders • Transportation & Freight Companies • Music Brokers • Turntable Manufacturers • Music Retailers • Printing Companies • Merchandisers • Vinyl Enthusiasts • Songwriters • Publishers • Technology & Licensing Companies • Online Retailers • Physical Retailers •

German Government Regulations
All information about entering Germany and the current Covid-19 government regulations can be found here:

MAKING VINYL and the organizers have a no refund policy. Tickets can be transferred to another company staff member at no charge. However, a refund is not permitted. To transfer your ticket to another staff member at your company, please contact [email protected]

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