Welcome To The 13th Annual Midatlantic Music Conference
The 13th Annual Mid-Atlantic Music Conference and Trade Show is taking place October 2-4, 2015 in Charlotte, NC and will feature performances by 100 artists and bands in multiple venues. The event is being hosted in multiple Uptown and North Davidson locations including the Charlotte Convention Center located 501 South College Street Charlotte, NC 28202. Nightly performances will be focused in multiple locations including Charlotte’s NoDA District, the City’s best collection of galleries and performance venues and some of the funkiest full service restaurants including authentic Cajun cooking, Southwest cuisine, a Creative pizza eatery and more!
Since 2002, the Mid-Atlantic Music Conference has solidified itself as the largest and longest running music conference in the Mid-Atlantic States. The event has hosted over 1300 performers, artists and bands from the US, Canada and around the world. Additionally, more than 650 music, film and digital entertainment industry professionals have participated in interactive panels, displays and demonstrations, making it the premier music industry networking event in the market!
Main Events and Special Features
- Industry Education and Networking
Twelve interactive workshops and clinics conveniently located in our host hotel, this provides maximum access to our guest and musicians for one on one direct networking opportunities. Networking opportunities include; panel and presenter one on ones, exclusive cd listening sessions, artists meet and greets, multiple mixers and parties and individual sessions with panelist and featured speakers.
- NoDA Fall Musicfest
Launched in 2012 with Reverbnation.com, the NoDA Musicfest Performance Series, is a two day, live music festival and fundraiser designed to promote the NoDA district’s tremendous music and arts related resources and provide performance and networking opportunities to regional artists, bands and other related professionals. In 2014, the NoDA Musicfest Series featured performances by 150 artists and bands. More than half of the performers came from within the Carolina region. Overall, performers represented more than 55 different cities and 19 states!
- Professional Learning Opportunities
The conference partners with various professional organizations and universities such as SESAC, NARIP, Berklee College of Music, Appalachian State University, Central Piedmont Community College and the NC & Mecklenburg County Bar Associations to provide continuing professional credits. Our partnership with the Bar Association provides a 4 credit CLE entitled: “Music, Film, Entertainment and the Law”. In 2013, the CLE was attended by 200 North Carolina area attorneys.
- Industry Trade Show
New for 2015 we are adding our first Industry Trade Show. The Trade Show will feature up to 150 area stakeholders showcasing their products and services to conference attendees and the general public. This is the ONLY industry Trade Show of its type in the southeast and provides unparalleled opportunities for business to business marketing and networking.