AMP News: Allied Media Conference

AMC Session Inspiration: “Collaboration with Github and Git”

At AMC2016, one of your favorite sessions was "Collaboration with Github and Git", which introduced the basics of collaborative website development to folks of all backgrounds and knowledge levels. Read our interview with facilitators Libby Horacek and Cassie Moy, and get inspired to submit a session idea of your own for AMC2017!

Reserve Your Housing Now for AMC2017

As we approach the 19th annual Allied Media Conference, June 15-18 in Detroit, it’s not too early to start thinking about your accommodation! This year, all participants will need to book their own off-campus housing independently. To assist you, we have compiled a list of hotel options, and community housing resources, to help you get started in your housing search.

AMC Session Inspiration: “Holding Space”

At AMC2016, one of your favorite sessions was "Holding Space: Strategies for Anti-oppressive Facilitation", a workshop that explored strategies for facilitation that center the needs of Black, Brown and Indigenous people, disabled people, LGBTQ folks, survivors and others. Read our interview with facilitators Autumn Brown and Maryse Mitchell-Brody and get inspired to submit a session idea of your own for AMC2017!

AMC Session Inspiration: “Babel’s Workshop”

At AMC2016, one of your favorite sessions was "Babel’s Workshop: Best Practices for Multilingual Events", a language justice workshop and interpretation demonstration. Read our interview with facilitators Tony Macias and Jazmín Rumbaut, and get inspired to submit a session idea of your own for AMC 2017!

Propose a Session for AMC2017

AMC2017 will be the most important Allied Media Conference that we have ever hosted. We are now seeking your proposals for sessions. The deadline to propose a session is March 12th, 2017.