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Lake FX CreativeCon


April 21–22, 2017

Chicago Cultural Center • FREE Admission

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If you create, perform or produce...this is for you!


Lake FX Chicago 2017 CreativeCon presented by Google






Schedule for Friday, April 21 & Saturday,
April 22.

Kevin Liles

Kevin Liles, Keynote Speaker

Music and entertainment executive Kevin Liles, Co-founder and CEO of 300 Entertainment and CEO of KWL Management, will deliver the keynote address on Friday, April 21.

Alex Ross

The State Of The Art with Alex
Ross and Robert Milazzo

Join legendary creator and artist Alex Ross and Robert Milazzo, founder of The Modern School of Film and Murmur Radio, as they explore current modalities, highs, lows, future visions and professional trends.



New to Lake FX for 2017, the ACCESS Lab is an energized resource fair connecting participants with industry leaders and organizations through fun and informative one-on-one talks and small group activities.

A&R Auditions & Live Performances

A&R Auditions & Live Performances

Everyone is invited to watch and cheer as Chicagoland-based artists get their shot to perform live in front of A&R (Artist & Repertoire) executives from major labels.



Thank you to these arts organizations and associations for their generous help creating and organizing the panels, conversations and workshops.


Information and Resources

Chicago Cultural Center

Chicago Cultural Center
78 E. Washington St.
Chicago, IL 60602

FREE Admission

Building Hours:

  • Monday–Thursday, 9 am–7 pm
  • Friday, 9 am–6 pm
  • Saturday, 9 am–6 pm
  • Sunday, 10 am–6 pm

Closed Holidays

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