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ROAM Innovative Workplace: Perimeter Center

1151 Hammond Drive Northeast

#240

Atlanta, GA 30346

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Hosted by the DeKalb Entertainment Commission, our second annual Entertainment Expo unites top entertainment professionals from the Film, Music and Digital industries in one space offering:

  • Panels

  • Workshops

  • Pitch Sessions

  • Mentor Meet Up Sessions

  • Industry Vendors

The 2018 Entertainment Expo will take place at ROAM Perimeter Center on Saturday, November 3, 2018 from 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM. A light breakfast and lunch will be provided.
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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.

Your Entertainment Expo General Admission Registration Includes Entry to the Following Panel Sessions:

  • CONVERSATIONS WITH CONTENT CREATORS | Discussing Real Life Situations and What it Takes to Get Your Film Green-Lit

  • WOMEN IN FILM & TV | How Women Are Changing the Film & Television Climate

  • 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

Gain Further Knowledge by Taking Advantage of our Hands-On Workshops led by Industry Professionals for an Additional Fee:

  • HEADSHOTS [Actor + Professional]* $69

  • POWERFUL PITCH DEKALB [Film Pitch Sessions]** $40

  • SCRIPTWRITING [Film] $30

  • FILM FRIENDLY VENDORS [Film] $30

  • KIDS VIDEO CONNECTION [Film; 7-12; 13-17 Yrs] $35 [Includes Expo General Admission]

  • SONGWRITING [Music] $30

  • MUSICIAN FEEDBACK [Music] $40

  • MARKETING AND SELLING YOUR GAME OR APP [Digital] $30

  • DIGITAL CONTENT CREATOR FEEDBACK [Digital] $40

  • MENTOR MEET UP SESSION [Film, Music + Digital] $30

Entertainment Expo Bundle Registration Options:

  • Registration Bundle #1 - $69 [1 Expo General Admission Entry, 1 Workshop (excludes Headshots) + 1 Mentor Meet Up Session]

  • Registration Bundle #2 - $99 [1 Expo General Admission Entry, 2 Workshops (excludes Headshots) + 1 Mentor Meet Up Session]


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**Learn how to create and present the perfect pitch before you attend the Powerful Pitch DeKalb session at the Entertainment Expo on November 3rd. Register and attend the Powerful Pitch DeKalb Workshop on October 13, 2018 for just $75 which also includes registration for the Entertainment Expo and the Pitch Session: https://powerfulpitchdekalbworkshop.eventbrite.com

*Headshots - Actor and professional headshots will be provided by The Headshot Truck. Please CLICK HERE to schedule your photo session. Appointments are required in advance. Please note that an Expo General Admission ticket is required for entry in order to take Headshots.

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Whether you are a seasoned professional, just starting out in the industry or are looking to make a career change, all attendees will walk away with a wealth of knowledge. The panels, workshops, pitch session and discussions will educate current and future actors, directors, screenwriters, artists, producers, digital illustrators, programmers and more pursuing Entertainment careers in Georgia.

For additional information on the DeKalb Entertainment Commission, please visit: https://dekalbentertainment.com/expo

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS

Georgia Entertainment News


Oz Publishing


Georgia Production Partnership


Additional sponsorships and vendor tables are available. Please email sponsor@dekalbentertainment.com to learn more.




FAQS

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

ROAM Perimeter Center has Free Parking and is accessible by MARTA. ROAM is located across the street from the Dunwoody MARTA station, Red Line.

ROAM is located on the 2nd floor above Old Navy in the Perimeter Expo Shopping Center. Right off 285, it is situated on Hammond Drive between Perimeter Center Parkway NE and Ashford Dunwoody Road NE, across the street from Perimeter Mall.

What can I bring into the event?

Should you wish, you may bring in water. However, outside food and other beverages are not allowed.

A light breakfast and lunch will be provided. ROAM's Coffee Bar will be open should you want to purchase beverages and/or an assortment of snacks.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please email expo@dekalbentertainment.com with any questions.

What's the refund policy?

All ticket sales and registrations are final. Sorry, no refunds.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Electronic and printed tickets will be accepted at check-in on the day of the event. If needed, please be prepared to show your Student ID upon check-in.

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

Unfortunately, registrations and/or tickets are non-transferrable.


Are there volunteer opportunities available for the Entertainment Expo?

Yes, please email expo@dekalbentertainment.com to express your interest in volunteering.

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ROAM Innovative Workplace: Perimeter Center

1151 Hammond Drive Northeast

#240

Atlanta, GA 30346

View Map

Refund Policy

No Refunds

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