AMP Blog: Allied Media Conference

AMC Session Inspiration: “Old Gold: Do-it-Yourself Music Production”

Workshops focused on hands-on skill-sharing and DIY media-making are perennial favorites at the Allied Media Conference. “Old Gold: Do-it-yourself Music Production” a popular session at AMC2015, introduced free and inexpensive tools to teach the basics of contemporary songwriting and electronic music production.

AMC Session Inspiration: “Speculative Cities” & “Anti Eviction Mapping”

In this blog post we look at two sessions which you named as favorites in the AMC2015 feedback survey. “Speculative Cities: Becoming Place” and “The Anti Eviction Mapping Project” explored the topic of gentrification and displacement through collaborative visioning and data mapping.

Propose a Session for AMC2016!

Calling all artists, designers, activists, technologists, advocates and activists, media-makers and media enthusiasts – the 18th annual Allied Media Conference is looking for you! The coordinators of the 19 tracks and practice spaces at AMC2016 are seeking your session ideas.

Survey: Ideas for AMC2016

Calling all AMCers! We want to hear your ideas for the 18th annual Allied Media Conference, coming up June 16-19 in Detroit. Take our survey to tell us more about what you need from and want to see at the AMC this summer.

Remembering Ron Scott - Watch Video from AMC2010

We join our wider community in mourning the passing of Ron Scott, spokesperson for the Detroit Coalition Against Police Brutality and a founding member of the Detroit Chapter of the Black Panther Party. Ron was a friend, a mentor, and a frequent participant in the AMC.