The Greater Des Moines Music Coalition will host a series of panels, forums, workshops and presentations with local and national music industry experts at its Music University on Oct. 19. The event will include more than 15 sessions with more than 20 professionals, covering topics such as touring, music publishing and entrepreneurship in music. Nels Cline, lead guitarist in the band Wilco, will be the keynote speaker. The event will take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Harmon Fine Arts Center at Drake University, 2505 Carpenter Ave. Tickets are $25, and can be purchased at desmoinesmc.com starting Sept. 3.