The CreativeCon

Our Stories For Us and By Us

Powered by literary enthusiasts, CreativeCon bridges the gaps between black literary creatives and opportunities that will advance their careers.

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CreativeCon is a free conference that brings emerging literary creatives with educators and skilled professionals in publishing and film who are knowledgeable and skilled in their field.

Connect

Hundreds of creators will gather allowing you to connect with fellow artists easily.

Learn

Talent is every where but opportunities are not. Gain the skills needed to advance your creativity past a vision and to transform it into a reality. 

Create

Freely create your stories and place it in the hands of those who can enhance your vision into print or on the screen. 

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Create stories that will reach the masses

Meet the speakers

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J.D. Myall

Journalist for Black Voices

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Sarah Busby

Publicist and Media Strategists

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Khalimah Gaston

Actress/Producer

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Tamika Newhouse

Entrepreneur and Producer

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Chanel Smith

Web Designer

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Zane

Celebrity Author + Filmmaker

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Julian Lark

Celebrity Stylist

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Tamra Simmons

Entrepreneur, TV Producer 

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Christal Jordan

Publicist, Media Personality

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Jonell Whitt

Publicist

Where is it?

The Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History is a special library within the Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System, located in Atlanta's Sweet Auburn Historic District.

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AUBURN AVENUE RESEARCH LIBRARY
101 Auburn Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30303

Schedule

  • June 7, 2018
    Meet and Greet
  • 09:00 AM Open Registration + Breakfast
  • 10:00 AM Welcome: CreativeCon Amassador
  • 10:30 AM Developing a vision board

    Understanding your overall goal and purpose

  • 10:30 AM Story Development

    Understanding your overall goal and purpose

  • 11:00 AM Intro to Self Publishing
  • 11:00 AM Intro to Screenwriting
  • 11:30 AM My Social Voice

    Social Media Integration and Marketing effectively

  • 11:30 AM PR/Marketing 101
  • 12:00 PM I Am Creative

    Motivational Talk with Author Zane

  • 01:00 PM Coffee Break
  • 01:30 PM Tech Talk

    Creating Digital Media and Audio Content

  • 02:00 PM Literary Artists 101: Branding
  • 02:00 PM Image and Style 101

    with celebrity stylist Julian Lark

  • 03:00 PM BET Digital: Screening and Cast Talk
  • 05:00 PM WeLit Social Mixer

    Partnered with Kontrol Magazine

  • 08:00 PM Movie Screening

    Partnered with A Seat at the Table

  • June 8, 201
    Meet and Greet

  • 09:00 AM Open Registration

  • 10:00 AM Pitch Fest + Access to Hollywood Panel

    Speak to Hollywood directly

  • 10:00 AM Head Shot Party

    1 Look
    1 Digital Commercial
    New Brand

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