What is Loop?

Loop is a summit for music makers, spanning the interlinked fields of music, technology and creativity. Throughout the event, high-profile participants and speakers will lead workshops and discussions, and give talks, artistic presentations, and performances.

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When and where will Loop be held?

Loop takes place in Berlin, kicking off at RADIALSYSTEM V on Friday afternoon October 30th, and finishing on Sunday evening, November 1st.

The evening program in partnership with CTM starts on Friday night and concludes with Sunday night's performances at Haus der Kulturen der Welt.

Book your travel and accommodation accordingly to make sure you don’t miss any of the three days and nights’ activities.  

Where is the venue located and how can I get there?

The address of the venue is:

Holzmarkstr. 33
10243 Berlin

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RADIALSYSTEM V is located on the bank of the Spree River, across the street from Ostbahnhof train station. Just a five minute walk from the station, it can be conveniently reached with the S-Bahn, by bus, and by local and express trains.

RADIALSYSTEM V provides two parking spaces for the disabled. Additional parking is available at the train station Ostbahnhof.

Does the location have barrier–free access?

Yes. For more information, please visit radialsystem.de


I want to attend. How much will tickets cost, and when and where can I buy them?

Regular price tickets are 250 EUR. For musicians 18-25 years of age, tickets are 100 EUR (includes Loop day program and access to all night time events). To purchase a ticket, you will first need to sign up at the registration page, where you will be prompted to answer a few questions about yourself. Once the three-week registration period has closed, we will select the attendees via a lottery and send them an invite to purchase their ticket.

Is there an age restriction to attend Loop Berlin?

Yes, you must be 18 or older to attend the event.

How long is the registration open until?

The final date of registration will be 10 August, 2015.

Can I resell or transfer my ticket?

No, because we want to give people on the waiting list the chance to attend. However, if you can’t attend the event, you can get a full refund for your ticket until 30 September via our ticketing service.

Why are there so few tickets on sale?

Unfortunately, due to limited capacity at the venue, we are required to limit the number of tickets available.

Do you offer student discounts?

We offer tickets at the discounted price of 100 EUR for all attendees up to the age of 25, whether you are a student or not.

Can I purchase more than one ticket?

Due to the limited capacity and high demand each person can only buy one ticket.

Who do I contact if I have a question about my ticket?

Please contact looptickets@ableton.com.

Further Information

Where can I find out more about the Loop program?

The Loop program is available online on this page: https://loop.ableton.com/2015/program

A full schedule can be found here: https://loop.ableton.com/2015/program/saturday

I want to be notified with updates about the Loop event. How can I do this?

We will send updates to all registered attendees as the event approaches. 

If you are not attending Loop but would like to be informed about Loop in general, plese sign-up here: https://loop.ableton.com/2015/register

Will all presentations be in English?

All the presentations at Loop will be in English.

Who do I contact if I have additional questions that are not covered here?

Please contact loop@ableton.com.