Entertainment Expo 2018
Panel Sessions | Workshops | Pitch Sessions | Meetings with Industry Professionals | Industry Vendors
Saturday, November 3, 2018 from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
The Expo will go in-depth on the latest industry trends, provide opportunities to walk away with tangible items to enhance your portfolio as well as provide guidance on how to specifically get in the entertainment business in Georgia.
Official Schedule: Please click here to see the schedule along with moderators/panelists/presenters.
Your Entertainment Expo General Admission Registration includes entry to the following sessions:
- CONVERSATIONS WITH CONTENT CREATORS | Discussing Real Life Situations and What it Takes to Get Your Film Green-Lit
- WOMEN IN FILM & TV | How to Navigate the Industry
- WHAT’S NEXT IN MUSIC TRENDS AND THE FUTURE
- POST PRODUCTION | Digital Opportunities, Breaking In & Getting Jobs
- GOING FROM SIDE GIG TO CAREER IN THE DIGITAL SPACE
- AN INTIMATE CONVERSATION | Go in depth with a Film Industry Professional
- SECURING FUNDING FOR CREATIVES | How to Secure a Business Loan or an Investor to Get Your Project Funded
- EMERGING TECHNOLOGY IN FILM, MUSIC + DIGITAL ENTERTAINMENT
- CASTING | How to Approach Casting as a Novice Actor from a Casting Director’s Point of View
- POWERFUL PITCH DEKALB FINALS | Learn What it takes to Pitch Industry Professionals as they receive Pitches from Pitch Session Finalists and Provide Valuable Feedback
- ACCESS TO THE VENDOR VILLAGE
BONUS…Gain further knowledge by taking advantage of our complimentary hands-on workshops led by industry professionals. Registration is on a first come basis so ADD-ON to your general admission ticket now!
- HEADSHOTS [Actor + Professional]*
- POWERFUL PITCH DEKALB [Film Pitch Sessions]
- SCRIPTWRITING [Film]
- FILM FRIENDLY VENDORS [Film]
- KIDS VIDEO CONNECTION [Film; 7-12; 13-17 Yrs]
- SONGWRITING [Music]
- MUSICIAN FEEDBACK [Music]
- MARKETING AND SELLING YOUR GAME OR APP [Digital]
- DIGITAL CONTENT CREATOR FEEDBACK [Digital]
- MENTOR MEET UP SESSION [Film, Music + Digital]
*Headshots – Actor and professional headshots will be provided by The Headshot Truck.
Proceeds from the DeKalb Entertainment Commission’s 2018 Entertainment Expo will go towards producing next year’s 2019 Entertainment Expo.
Thanks to our Sponsors!
Thanks to our Community Partners!