About The Made Conference :  

The Made Conference act as a “Day of Service” for the DMV arts & business community. The goal of the conference is to bring together industry experts in Entertainment, Technology, Arts & Humanities and provide them with an opportunity to ‘reach back’ by presenting ideas and speaking on topics that cover a wide range of subjects while providing an opportunity for emerging entrepreneurs, artists, & creatives of Washington, DC to advance in their industries.

The conference features global professionals, special screenings, networking sessions, as well as a variety of exhibitions and workshops making it a unique destination showcasing the future of art, music and technology. The Made Conference is a conference geared towards the creative entrepreneur with a special focus on technology.


MadeInTheDMV kicked off its first entertainment conference in 2014 at the R.I.S.E Demonstration Center, located on the St. Elizabeth East campus. With over 1,000 attendees, this one of a kind event featured panels, classes, and workshops led by industry leaders, including MTV’s Rob Markman, Tuma Basa, Broccoli City, The Grammys DC Chapter, The Source Magazine, and more.

On January 13, 2018 at the DC Dream Center with the support of DSLBD think tank MadeInTheDMV hosted the 2nd Made Conference

On January 19th we hosted the 3rd Made Conference at the Dream Center. Sponsors included MadeInTheDMV and CHCTDC (Congress Heights Community Training Center)