Join us in Washington, DC for the 9th Annual Blogging While Brown Conference.

The conference offers an opportunity to learn tools and strategies to build engaging and
dynamic online platforms, leverage online engagement for offline results, and create
sustainable business and activism models. We blog better together!


Each year, the conference features some of the brightest and innovative minds in social media, digital strategy, and online activism.

The call for speakers opens on January 1, 2016 and closes February 1, 2016. Submit your session idea.

2016 Agenda Overview

We've changed the dates and times of the 2016 conference to give our attendees extra time to tour the city and meet up prior to the start of the conference. We'll start Friday evening with an opening party. Our keynotes, general sessions and breakouts will run all day Saturday & Sunday.


Registration + Opening Party


• Registration
• Keynotes, General Sessions,
   Breakout Sessions
• Black Weblog Awards
• Evening Excursion


Keynotes, General Sessions,
Breakout Sessions

Save $50 when you register by February 15th!


Location + Hotel

All 2016 Blogging While Brown sessions will take place at the Marvin Center on the Campus of the George Washington University, 800 21st Street NW in Washington, DC.

Conference attendees can enjoy a discounted room rate by booking early at the Courtyard Washington, DC/Foggy Bottom.
Call 1.800.228.9290 and reference the Blogging While Brown Room Block at the Courtyard Washington, DC/Foggy Bottom to make their reservations at the group rate.

We'd like to thank all of the sponsors that partnered with us last year to make the 2015 Blogging While Brown Conference an amazing experience for our attendees.

If you are interested in being a sponsor in 2016 sponsorship information,
please email Joi Gamble, Sponsorship Director at 

Register now for the 2016 BWB Conference!