Amsterdam Dance Event 2013 Preview

The 18th Amsterdam Dance Event

The 18th Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE), the world’s biggest club festival and leading conference for electronic music, will feature a record 2,000 DJs and acts performing at more than 100 venues and 450 events throughout the city. The event, taking place from October 16–20, is expected to draw 300,000 visitors from around the world. Headline artists include Calvin Harris, John Digweed, Moderat, and Pete Tong, with additional acts announced as the event approaches. ADE’s daytime program offers a wide selection of conferences, including interactive workshops, mentoring sessions, technical demonstrations and in-depth round-table discussions; confirmed speakers include Nile Rodgers, Shailendra Singh, Armin van Buuren, Martin Kierszenbaum, Hardwell, Bob Lefsetz, Don Diablo, and Dave Smith. For information, visit