Fernando Ladeiro-Marques is the director of the French event “MAMA”, in Paris. Created in 2010, MaMA is a cross-sector platform for the international music industry actors.
With live acts, international meetings, conferences, workshops, talks, speed-meetings, thematic lunches…, MaMA is a gateway to the French music market.
In 2019, for the 10th edition in Paris, the MaMA welcomed, during 3 days, 5 800 festival visitors, 6 400 delegates, 2 400 companies registered from 56 nationalities, 580 journalists, 180 bands in 20 venues, 150 conferences and debates and 450 speakers from 30 nationalities.


Fernando Ladeiro-Marques is also the co-director and co-creator of the “MIL” (Lisbon International Music Network), a festival & convention created in 2017 that has emerged in two editions as the most important platform for exchanges between Portuguese-speaking countries and the rest of the world.
Located in a central area of Lisbon where all the places used are very close, the MIL offers many activities dedicated to professionals (conferences, debates, workshops, speed meetings …) and multiple concerts open to the public.


With his own company, Gato Loco Productions, he was the co-creator and the coproducer of many international festivals and music events :
Bam / Barcelona
Green Energy / Dublin
Cosmopolis / Lisbon
Euroconnections / Prague – Budapest – Warsaw – Bratislava – Berlin
Move / Prague
Europavox / Clermont-Ferrand
Rock Pop Festival / Bratislava
SIM / Sào Paulo
DongDong / Beijing


Convention Sudwave 2.0


13 dicembre 2020