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Thur, Oct 10 - Sat, Oct 12

@ Atlanta Convention Center

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Music • Tech • Culture

Connecting, educating and inspiring the artists, entrepreneurs and creatives that shape culture and business.

Dozens of panels, workshops, mixers, mentor sessions and interviews with hundreds of innovators and thought-leaders.

Featured Speakers

  • Bozoma Saint John

    CMO, Endeavor

  • Gary Vee

    CEO, VaynerMedia

  • T.I.

    Rapper, Actor & Activist

  • Lenny S

    SVP, Roc Nation

  • Kevin Liles

    Co-Founder + CEO, 300 Entertainment

  • Charlamagne Tha God

    Radio Personality & Author

  • Dapper Dan

    Fashion Designer

  • Will Packer

    Founder, Will Packer Productions

  • Paul Judge

    Tech Entrepreneur & Investor

  • Fadia Kader

    Music Partnerships, Instagram

  • Kei Henderson

    President, Sincethe80s

  • Just Blaze


  • Baron Davis

    Entrepreneur, Investor & Former NBA All-Star

  • Rob Markman

    Journalist, Rapper & Dir of Artist Relations, Genius

  • No Vancany Inn

    Creative Agency

  • Young Chop


Schedule Coming Soon

97% "Made A New Connection"

"The conference/festival hybrid is staging three days of expertly-curated panels and sessions with both entrepreneurs and artists tackling topics connected to the hip-hop world"

- Forbes

95% "Learned Something Valuable"




Conference Center

Atlanta Convention Center @ AmericasMart

235 Williams Street, NW

The epicenter of the A3C Conference includes keynote conversations, panels, mixers and sessions as well as expo and activation space featuring the most innovative companies in music, tech, film, gaming and entertainment.

Hotel Indigo Downtown

230 Peachtree St

Our host hotel is connected to Atlanta Convention Center. There is a lobby bar, restaurant, sessions and breakout rooms. Staying here provides you a wonderful opportunity to walk to the conference sessions, live in the action and experience special events and parties. 

Conference Hubs

The Studio

presented by ACID Pro Next

Network and learn from hip-hop’s most influential music industry professionals and producers. Create, collaborate and experiment with the newest hardware, software and technology in music.

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The Artist Center

presented by Symphonic Distribution

A space for artists and music makers to connect, learn and develop their careers through a series of panels, workshops, mixers, mentorship and listening session.

The Creator Complex

presented by CD Baby

Connect music makers with creative professionals and experts to create valuable digital assets and provide actionable insight to help advance artist's careers.


Creator Complex


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In Their Words

From celebrity photographers like Cam Kirk to Coach K and Angela Rye, everybody and anybody had the opportunity to connect the entire week.

- Billboard

I really love what this conference represents. I love that most of the people that you see are business minded, it’s inspiring.

- Bun B (Artist)

New artists need somewhere to come and meet people. It’s one of the best conferences doin’ it.

- Young Guru (Audio Engineer/DJ)

If you are in the music industry and want to immerse yourself in what is happening currently in hip-hop culture and music, A3C is the spot.

- Mike May (Rane Corporation)

A3C is the perfect mix of education and entertainment for fans, new to the business and veterans with insight and something for everyone. The level of presenters, panelists and new and old talent were the perfect mix of expertise and relevancy.”

- Bijan Kezemi (Boost Mobile)

The educational and networking opportunities are unparalleled, the team is a pleasure to work with, and the family vibes make everything even more worthwhile 

-  Ableton, Artist Relations

It's great to see women have a place where they can support each other in Hip-Hop.

- Mali Hunter (Treesounds Studio)

A3C is a great place to create business for yourself, you're able to shake hands with the right people & find out who you need to know

- WLPWR (Producer)

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