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Saturday, March 23
 

5:45pm CDT

Little bits of magic in Wizarding World of Harry Potter
Ever wonder what is inside the Wizarding World Of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando/Hollywood. Come to this panel that talks about the little things that most people miss in WWOHP and learn more about these immersive theme park land.

Speakers
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Thomas Stidman

Staff, Guest Relations


Saturday March 23, 2019 5:45pm - 6:45pm CDT
Live 7/Autographs [Tellus 360 The Temple]

11:45pm CDT

B-Horror & Sci-Fi: The Good, The Good-Bad, The Bad-Bad & The Ugly [18+]
Take a look into the world of cult horror, sci-fi, and animation in this glorious, gore-filled presentation. We'll discuss what makes a film good, good-bad, bad-bad, or ugly and provide plenty of clips; because some things you really need to see to believe. We'll delve into movies like "Twisted Pair", "Frankenstein's Army", and "I'm Dreaming of a White Doomsday". You'll laugh, you'll cringe, you'll say "WTF". This panel is 18+ and not for those with sensitive eyes!

Speakers
avatar for John Salvino

John Salvino

John Salvino is an artist based in Lancaster, PA. He makes sumi ink paintings, comics, and sculpture that explore fantasy and science fiction.


Saturday March 23, 2019 11:45pm - Sunday March 24, 2019 12:45am CDT
Live 3 [Floor 3, Heritage C]
 
Sunday, March 24
 

12:00am CDT

Eye of Argon Reading [18+]
The Eye of Argon, largely regarded as one of the worst short stories ever written, is a scifi convention tradition. In this "you laugh, you lose" contest, come try your hand, and see if you can read even a paragraph without hesitation, laughter or pronouncing the words too correctly, and you may be able to take home the fabled Golden Grignr.

Speakers
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Brian Murdzak

Department Head, Mobile Tech
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Bob Zygala

Department Head, Mobile Tech


Sunday March 24, 2019 12:00am - 2:00am CDT
Live 5 [Floor 3, Heritage A]

11:00am CDT

Dr. Who: Care for a Jelly Baby?
“First things first but not necessarily in that order.” Join Children Driving Robots as we delve into the world of the rebellious mind of the mad hattious fourth doctor, Tom Baker. Learn about the historical impact that Tom Baker’s doctor has made not just on England but on the world as a whole.

Speakers
avatar for Jason Buffone

Jason Buffone

Featured Panelist, Children Driving Robots
At least a hundred years ago, a group of idiots and a plastic turtle named Kyle came together with a great mission: to have fun entertaining people irregardless of whether or not people were entertained. Whether it be arcade playthroughs and inaccurate anime descriptions on YouTube... Read More →


Sunday March 24, 2019 11:00am - 12:00pm CDT
Live 3 [Floor 3, Heritage C]

2:00pm CDT

More than a Pretty Face: The Women of Gundam
Well behaved women seldom make history, especially in Gundam. From Sayla Mass to Lacus Clyne, these women makes their marks in the world by defying their roles. Join us as we explore just some of the amazing women in the Gundam Multiverse!

Speakers
avatar for Yosei

Yosei

Yosei has an educational background in literature and speculative fiction. They are a member of Doomtastic, a small group of friends who run panels on all things geeky and nerdy.


Sunday March 24, 2019 2:00pm - 3:00pm CDT
Live 1 [Floor 2, Commonwealth 3]
 


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