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.
20th Annual SEA Conference - Dream Big!
February 22nd & 23rd, 2020
618 S. Michigan Ave.
Quick Registration / Entry Links:
Please note: if you want additional information regarding registration, click on the register tab at the bottom of the page. If you want additional information about the competitions or additional add-on activities, click on the additional activities tab below. For hotel information, click on the hotel tab.
9:00 AM Registration Opens
10:30 AM Opening Keynotes
12 - 5:15 PM Panels, Workshops, Mentoring & More
*Lunch provided / Dinner on your own (see additional activities for some unique opportunities)
9 AM - 2:00 PM Panels, Workshops, Mentoring, Pitch Competition & More
2:15 - 3:15 PM Closing Keynotes
*Light breakfast and lunch provided
*Please note that the schedule and presenters subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances.