CultureCon will return to New York this October for a week of non-stop programming, and will introduce a job fair and host a creative block party. CultureCon is presented by Max and major partners include Max, American Express, SheaMoisture, Prime Video and Freevee, Clinique, Google, CÎROC, Bulleit, Seedlip, Patreon, Paramount+, Kickstarter, NBCUniversal, Spotify, Walmart, Ben & Jerry’s, Coca-Cola, Smart Water, Like To Know It, Visible, Dotdash Meredith, Foot Locker, TikTok, Getty Images, Nielsen, #CultureTags, Tillary, and Brooklyn Navy Yard. CultureCon was created by the Creative Collective NYC (TheCCNYC)which is a community dedicated to curating brave spaces for diverse creatives and young professionals which started in Imani Ellis’ one-bedroom apartment, and has now parlayed into the largest collective dedicated to providing networking events and resources for diverse creatives and young professionals.
It was recently announced that DeAndre Brown AKA The Corporate Baddie and Hot 97’s Miabelle are confirmed to co-host a day filled with curated workshops and interactive activations at the highly-anticipated conference taking place on Saturday, October 7, and Sunday, October 8 in New York City. Also scheduled to make appearances this year at the festival are Teyana Taylor and Jharrel Jerome. Past CultureCon™ speakers include Tracee Ellis Ross, Will Smith, Spike Lee, John Legend, Regina King, Lena Waithe, Keke Palmer, Sanaa Lathan, and more. CultureCon will be preceded by Culture Con week October 2-6.
During the the first-ever Creative Career Job Fair, attendees can meet with recruiters and learn about career opportunities in real time. Max, Walmart, Shea Moisture, Prime Video, Clinique, NBCUniversal, Google, and Kickstarter are all confirmed to participate. On Sunday, October 8, CultureCon Day Two continues with even more panels and workshops and hosts its first Creative Block Party to close out the weekend.
Tickets for both days are now on-sale by visiting , www.theccnyc.com/culturecon