19th Annual Self-Employment in the Arts (SEA) Conference

Submitted by NCCART on Mon, 12/17/2018 - 1:21pm

Two Words =  "Game Changer" 

Two days jam packed with engaging activities focused on making a living as a professional creative. From large keynote sessions to hands-on learning opportunities to one-on-one mentoring, you'll be exposed to an arts business eco system you won't find anywhere else. Whether you're looking to explore making a living with your creative talents or wanting to expand your current pursuits, you'll leave better equipped to continue on your journey.

Who Should Attend?

The event is open to all interested in attending with the primary focus on emerging creatives in the visual, performing, literary, and media arts as well as educators and art organization leaders. Attendees include high school students interested in majoring in the arts, college students, and community artists.


Conference Details:

19th Annual SEA Conference - Explore + Expand

February 23rd & 24th, 2019

2112 Inc. & Fort Knox Studios

4245 N. Knox Ave.

Chicago, IL 60641

Location Information:

We are excited to partner with 2112 and Fort Knox Studios to provide a very unique and engaging location for our 19th Annual SEA Conference. Twenty-One Twelve is Chicago’s First Incubator Focused On The Development Of Business And Entrepreneurs In Music, Film/Video And Creative Technology. Fort Knox Studios is Chicago's Premier Music Rehearsal & Production Facility. Built new in 2009, the 160,000 square foot facility is home to over 300+ bands, artists and entrepreneurs. 


Snapshot Agenda:

Saturday (2/23/19)

9 AM Registration Opens

10 AM Opening Keynote

11 AM - 4:30 PM Panels, Workshops, Mentoring & More

*Lunch provided / Dinner on your own 

Sunday (2/24/19)

9 AM - 1:00 PM Panels, Workshops, Mentoring, Pitch Competition & More

1:15 - 2:15 PM Closing Keynote

*Light breakfast and lunch provided

Basic Info
Deadline Type: 
Deadline or Post Expiration: 
Friday, February 22, 2019
Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Amy Rogers
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Contact Address: 
30 N. Brainard St.
Naperville  Illinois  60540
United States