Opening of the inscriptions for the SIMA 2015

Genre : Calls for papers
Contact details 666 78 885
Principal country concerned : Column : Music

The inscriptions for the 3rd edition of SIMA are now open!

It will be held from 15th to 19th September 2015 in Cotonou, Benin's capital!

After Cameroon and Senegal, it is the turn of Benin to host the SIMA, the great rendezvous of African music. The SIMA program: show cases, concerts, meetings, workshops, a music market and Prizes award ceremony.

To register, please go on BEMA's site:
- Inscriptions for professionnals
- Inscriptions for artists

Registrations for the artists are open until June 1st, 2015!.
Entries for professionals are open until 1st September 2015.

If you are having difficulty registering online, you can also submit your application by email to:

BEMA Offices:
Dakar: Africa Fete. Tel: 33 855 44 50
Cotonou: AAP Association of Artists for Progress. Tel: 666 78 885
Ouagadougou : Umane Culture. 78008400 / 70237389
Douala: REPAC. Tel: 699932489
Pointe-Noire: Espace Yaro. Tel: 055573455


  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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