Current Panels

Session Track Presenter(s) Time slot
Orientation to the Cosmere

Orientation to the Cosmere. Connect the dots of how Mistborn, Stormlight, Warbreaker, and other Cosmere books explicitly, implicitly, and extra-canonically connect.

The Worlds of Brandon Sanderson Billy Todd, Ted Herman, Glen Vogelaar 2017 April 22, 10:00
Painting an Art Nouveau Lady

Video demo of a painting from the planning stages to the finished product. Including a hands on practice for how to get the hair right. Learn from a professional about basic tools and resources to...

Workshop Angela Sasser 2017 April 21, 14:30
Philosophy in Writing

Walking the fine line of "Writing to Entertain" and "Writing to Say Something"

Writers Gerald L. Coleman, A. R. Cook, A. J. Hartley, Bobby Nash 2017 April 23, 14:30
Plotting with Story Structure

Whether using the 3-Act format or the Hero's Journey, structure is what makes a story readable, and sometimes even writeable.

Writers Blue Cole, Jason Denzel, Ellie Raine, J.A. Sutherland 2017 April 21, 16:00
Prejudging Costume Contest

Entries for the Costume contest will have their chance to display their costumes for the judges before being presented to the crowd. Costume Contest Entrants only.

Main Harriet McDougal, Brandon Sanderson, Jason Denzel
Prejudging Costume Contest

Entries for the Costume contest will have their chance to display their costumes for the judges before being presented to the crowd. Costume Contest Entrants only.

Main 2017 April 22, 16:00
Reading: A.J. Hartley and Michael Livingston

Readings by Author Guests A.J. Hartley and Michael Livingston

Readings A. J. Hartley, Michael Livingston 2017 April 21, 16:00
Reading: A.R. Cook and John Hartness

Readings by Author Guests A.R. Cook and John Hartness

Readings A. R. Cook, John Hartness 2017 April 23, 13:00
Reading: Alex Hughes and Ellie Raine

Readings by Author Guests Alex Hughes and Ellie Raine

Readings Alex Hughes, Ellie Raine 2017 April 23, 11:30
Reading: Blue Cole and Amy DuBoff

Readings by Author Guests Blue Cole and Amy DuBoff

Readings Blue Cole, Amy DuBoff 2017 April 21, 17:30
Reading: Clay Gilbert and Jana Oliver

Readings by Author Guests Clay Gilbert and Jana Oliver

Readings Clay Gilbert, Jana Oliver 2017 April 23, 14:30
Reading: David B Coe and Jason Denzel

Readings by Author Guests David B Coe and Jason Denzel

Readings David B. Coe, Jason Denzel 2017 April 21, 14:30
Reading: Gerald L. Coleman and J.R. Mounts

Readings by Author Guests Gerald L. Coleman and J.R. Mounts

Readings Gerald L. Coleman, J.R. Mounts 2017 April 23, 10:00
Robert Jordan's Notes

We'll share a bit of what we found in Robert Jordan's notes at the College of Charleston Addlestone library. Exclusive to...

World of the Wheel
Main
Theresa Gray, Linda Taglieri, Matt Hatch, Jason Denzel 2017 April 22, 14:30
Sanderson Poetry Slam

Bring your haikus, keteks, limericks, beat poems, and diss tracks, but bring no shame because we left ours at the door.

The Worlds of Brandon Sanderson Billy Todd, Trae Cooper, Lisa Sommerfeld 2017 April 21, 20:30
Sanderson Top 10, Vol 1: Characters

First annual rankings panel. We ranked the top 10 characters prior to the panel; come express your outrage at our obvious oversights.

The Worlds of Brandon Sanderson Billy Todd, Alice Arneson, Ted Herman, Deana Whitney 2017 April 23, 11:30
Sanderson Trivia: Team Edition

Trivia from the Cosmere and other Brandon works. It's all fair game. Teams of 4 or less

The Worlds of Brandon Sanderson Trae Cooper, Jory Michael Phillips 2017 April 23, 13:00
SCA Fighting Demo

Members of the SCA show off their fighting skills.

Main
Science Facts: 2016 - 2017

A great way to start off the convention is by hitting the science in our Science Fiction right off the bat. As we do every year, the panelists will discuss a selection of science topics from the...

Rivets & Robots Sean Hillman, Nancy McCullough 2017 April 21, 14:30
Science Fiction Television Going Forward

Nostalgia is very strong, but where do we see the future of SF television going? And we will talk ST Discovery

Rivets & Robots Sean Hillman 2017 April 23, 14:30
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