Atlanta's networking event for filmmakers, directors, producers, photographers, actors, and all in-between. 
 
Experience workshops and collaborative activities for ideation and networking with fellow visual storytellers.
 
August 2021
Date Coming Soon!

Learn how we're doing in-person gatherings safely

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August 2021
Atlanta, GA

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DATES /

JUNE
06.18.21

AUGUST
2021

OCTOBER
2021

PASSES /

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Single Day

Looking to only attend a single Collab Hub experience? Enjoy access to our workshops and networking!

Price:

$30

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Flex

Best value!

Enjoy access to two Collab Hub experiences! (August & October)

Price:

$50

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SCHEDULE /

Attendee Check-in & Badge Pick-Up

7:00 PM - Main Lobby

Network & Chill - Industry Networking Activities

7:00 PM - 7:45 PM - Full Studio | Moderator: Jenae Gay, Head of Strategic Programming - Concept Factory Atlanta 

Vendor's Hall, Pop-Up Merch Store, & Food Trucks

Whole Time 

Presentation of Partners

7:45 PM - 8:00 PM

FUSION SESSION - Story Ideation Workshop

8:00 PM - 9:00 PM - Stage 2 | Moderator: Mercedes McGraw, Professional Screenwriter & Entrepreneur 

Marketing Mastery for Creatives - Workshop

8:00 PM - 9:00 PM - Stage 2 | Speaker: Marlena Banks, Christian Author & Business Strategist - Big Idea Food, LLC

Director's & Friends - Filmmaker Panel

9:00 PM - 9:45 PM - Stage 2 | Moderator: Frank Battle, Head of Film Creative - Concept Factory Atlanta 

"Concept to Reality" Keynote Town Hall

9:45 PM - 10:00 PM - Stage 2 | Speaker: Allan Meade, Founder & CEO - Concept Factory Atlanta 

SPEAKERS /

Marlena Banks

Marlena Banks is the founder of Big Idea Food™, a Christian media brand that produces faith-fueling content for entrepreneurs & creatives.

Allan Meade

Allan Meade is a creative producer and entrepreneur, and founder of Concept Factory Atlanta 

Mercedes McGraw

Mercedes McGraw (a.k.a "Mercedes Famous") is a professional screenwriter, writing coach, and entrepreneur.

Frank Battle

Frank Battle is Head of Film Creative at Concept Factory Atlanta and oversees all video campaigns for the company. 

DIRECTOR'S & FRIENDS
FILMMAKER PANEL

Ryan Monolopolus

Atlanta-based Director & passionate about storytelling. Primary work is in writing / content development, directing narrative films and experiences

Mahalia Latortue

Director, Producer, & Writer. Previous intern at Viola Davis’ production company, JuVee Productions, introduced a panel at Sundance Film Festival, and has gone to Hong Kong to film a TV pilot and short film. 

Kieron Wiliams

Kieron is a visual storyteller currently enrolled in the MFA Creative Writing program at FIU. He has written multiple fantasy/sci-fi flash fiction stories for his blog 1,000 Word Fantasy, and a short film premiered at the Miami Short Film Festival.

Rocco Shapiro

Atlanta-based Writer, Director, & Editor. Rocco received his BFA in Film & Television from SCAD before going on to write and direct over 50 films. He currently serves as the founder of No Usual Productions.  

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We're so excited to collaborate with our friends over at

Mieux Ensemble

 

Mieux Ensemble will be offering digital business cards at our Collab Hubs to ensure you're set up for networking success!

DREAM 

TEAM

The Dream Team will handle matters of marketing, promotion, set-up, and a variety of other areas for Collab Hub experiences! 

Interested in serving? Apply Now

DREAM TEAM

VOLUNTEERS!

The Dream Team will handle matters of marketing, promotion, set-up, and a variety of other areas for Collab Hub experiences! 

Interested in serving? Apply Now

THE SPACE /

Networking Event

SPONSORS /

This is a unique opportunity to tap into new areas of growth while being involved in one of the most targeted networking and collaborative events in the city of Atlanta during 2021.

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