This is your last reminder – our Call for Proposals ends this Friday, 17 March! If you want to suggest programme for WOMEX 17 – whether it is an exciting or interesting conference topic, expert mentoring, ahead-of-the-curve DJ session or live performance – make sure you get your applications in and uploads complete before midnight on Friday. You can propose your content online via our dedicated proposal website now!

What else do we have for you in this newsletter? Well, you can now start booking your accommodation in Katowice for WOMEX 17 – find out about the delegate discounts below. WOMEX will also be attending and holding events in two of the biggest arts meetings in the world, SXSW and CPH:DOX, as well as speaking on gender in music with EPOS. There’s more news from the WOMEX Consultancy & Special Projects  with the Atlantic Music Expo and LusAfro, and, as always, there is your regular dose of Worldwide Community News, and more. Read on for all the details!