HomeFeature#TheConnect: 10th Annual Southeast Urban Music Conference (July 29 – August 1) admin Tuesday, July 1, 2014 Feature, Music 101, The Connect It’s almost time for the 10th Annual Southeast Urban Music Conference (SUMC). The conference will be held July 29th-August 1st at the Doubletree Hotel in Downtown Atlanta, Georgia and Powered by ATL Web Radio. Founded by Tony Baraka, the conference will focus on “The Business of Urban Entertainment” in areas such as music, film, technology, and branding. This year, new areas of engagement have been added such as the Artist and Producers Boot Camp, an SUMC Entertainment Expo, breakout lounges, and various informative panels. In addition, there will a awards and showcase honoring several music legends: R&B singer Christopher Williams, Grammy winners Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes and Arrested Development, Grammy producer DJ Toomp, and legendary songwriter Jimmy Roach. For more information on the conference and/or to register, please visit the SUMC website at www,SUMCENT.com.