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Comicpalooza 2019 Schedule :: Educational




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11:00 am

A Visual History of Unproduced Action Figures :: 351F

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
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Cosplay Makeup :: 352EF

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
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Everything Is SteamPunk :: 350B

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
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From One Sentence to a Novel: The First Draft :: 370D
Dominick D'Aunno, George Wright Padgett, H.C.H. Ritz, Shannon Winton
Friday May 10, 2019 :: 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
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Podcasting 101 – Anybody Can Podcast! :: 360D

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
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The State of Makerspaces :: 350F

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
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Where to Draw the Line: Comics and Collaboration :: 351A

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
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12:00 pm

Children's Museum Houston – Magnus Gliders :: 340

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
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12:30 pm

5 Points to Launching a Successful Kickstarter :: 361AD
Bob Salley
Friday May 10, 2019 :: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
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Content Creation on a Budget :: 360D

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
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Fundamentals of Theatre :: 350C

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
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Hasselhoff Adult School of Sword :: 361BCEF

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
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Help! I'm an Introvert!: Networking and Marketing for Writers :: 370AB
Wesley Chu, C. Stuart Hardwick, Rose Garcia, Ashley Nemer, D.L. Young
Friday May 10, 2019 :: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
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How to Survive Cosplay Competition :: 351F
Rebecca Noel
Friday May 10, 2019 :: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
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Introduction to Screenwriting :: 351D
Andy Schmidt
Friday May 10, 2019 :: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
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Lights, Camera, Action: I Want to Be a Successful Streamer :: 352EF

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
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Logic: Your Super Power :: 350A

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
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Mental Health - You Are Not Alone :: 360A

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
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Stop Copycats: Protect Your Ideas :: 350B
Cory Doctorow, Ira Domnitz
Friday May 10, 2019 :: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
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12:45 pm

One Moment - A film by Jose Vela with Q&A session on the process of filmmaking :: 330

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 12:45 pm to 2:00 pm
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1:00 pm

German Longsword Class :: ARMA Booth - Hall A

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 1:00 pm to 1:45 pm
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Reverend Butter Fire & Ice ::

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 1:00 pm to 1:00 pm
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2:00 pm

Conjuring: Beyond the Tricks :: 350A

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
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Cosplay Makeup: Brush, Sponge and Airbrush Applications :: 352EF

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
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Finding Your YouTube Passion :: 351A

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
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From Iron Man to NASA: Wearable Tech Fantasy vs. Reality :: 381

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
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How to Fund Your Film :: 330

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
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Illumination: Using LEDs in Cosplay :: 360A
Xephyr Studios
Friday May 10, 2019 :: 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
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Movie Swordfights: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly :: 350F

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
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Tales from a Medical Examiner: Forensic Science in Reality :: 350C

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
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The Cyber Cold War :: 350DE

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
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3:00 pm

German Dagger Class :: ARMA Booth - Hall A

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 3:00 pm to 3:45 pm
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3:30 pm

Achieving Your Dream of Working for NASA :: 381

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
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Bardic School of Improv :: 351A

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
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Become Besties with Your Podcast Guests! :: 360D

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
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Building and 3D Printing Cosplay Props :: 352A

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
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Drew Heyen – Ask Me Anything :: 350A

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
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Idea to Publishing: Behind the Scenes with Indie Authors :: 370D
B. Alan Bourgeois, Ashley Nemer, Chantell Renee, Kevin Tumlinson, D.L. Young
Friday May 10, 2019 :: 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
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Literary Fan Roundtable: Science Fiction :: 370E
C. Stuart Hardwick, William Ledbetter
Friday May 10, 2019 :: 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
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Navigating Self-Publishing, Crowdfunding, and How to Get into Comics the Ben Templesmith Way :: 361AD
Ben Templesmith
Friday May 10, 2019 :: 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
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Stage Combat Workshop :: 361BCEF

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
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4:00 pm

Fan Films - From idea to finished project :: 330

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
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Sword and Shield Class :: ARMA Booth - Hall A

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 4:00 pm to 4:45 pm
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5:00 pm

Astronaut Stan Love :: 381
Stan Love
Friday May 10, 2019 :: 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
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How to Properly Light Your Video Content! :: 360D

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
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Old School Dungeons and Dragons – Session 1 :: 350F

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
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So You Want to Be a Jedi ... or a Sith? :: 361BCEF

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
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6:00 pm

German Longsword Class :: ARMA Booth - Hall A

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm
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6:30 pm

Hosting a Fandom Photoshoot :: 350A

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
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Podcasting for Geeks :: 360D

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
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The Business of Writing :: 370AB
Wesley Chu, Marshall Ryan Maresca, Raven Raye, Missy Jane, Martha Wells
Friday May 10, 2019 :: 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
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Ultimate Werewolf: Fun for Everyone :: 361BCEF

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm
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Western Animation vs. Japanese Animation :: 350C

Friday May 10, 2019 :: 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
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10:30 am

Apollo Tech in Your Life :: 381

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 10:30 am to 11:30 am
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Budgeting Your Comic Book :: 350C
Andy Schmidt
Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 10:30 am to 11:30 am
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Content Creation in a Visual Medium :: 360D

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 10:30 am to 11:30 am
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From the Cauldron: Creating GREAT Characters! :: 350DE

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 10:30 am to 11:30 am
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Hasselhoff Adult School of Sword :: 362

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 10:30 am to 11:30 am
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Lightsaber Training and Choreography :: 361BCEF

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 10:30 am to 11:30 am
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Literary Read and Critique :: 370E
William Ledbetter, D.L. Young
Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 10:30 am to 11:30 am
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Mensa Brain Games :: 351F

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 10:30 am to 11:30 am
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Music Computer Archaeology: Composing Music with 35-Year-Old Technology – Using a Commodore 64 and MIDI :: 350B

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 10:30 am to 11:30 am
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What It REALLY Takes to Grow on Twitch :: 360BCEF

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 10:30 am to 11:30 am
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11:00 am

Children's Museum Houston – Magnus Gliders :: 340

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 11:00 am to 6:00 pm
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Letterpress a Note Card. Hosted by The Printing Museum :: Cultural Arts Avenue - Second Floor McKinney Balcony

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
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12:00 pm

3D Printing Basics for Cosplay :: 351A
Xephyr Studios
Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
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Burlesque 101 :: 351BE

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
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Getting Into Streaming: Twitch, Gaming and You :: 352EF

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
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Let's Go Back to the Moon! :: 381

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
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Literary Fan Roundtable: Young Adult :: 370D
D. C. Gomez, Kate Pentecost
Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
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Stage Combat Workshop :: 361BCEF

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
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1:00 pm

German Longsword Class :: ARMA Booth - Hall A

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 1:00 pm to 1:45 pm
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Reverend Butter Fire & Ice :: Plaza on the Avenida

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
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1:30 pm

E-Z Origami Workshops: Level 1 and 2 (advance) :: 352A

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
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Cosplay Bodypaint for Beginners :: 352EF

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
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Life of an FBI Forensic Examiner :: 350B

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
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NASA Rock Talk :: 381

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
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So You Want to Be a Jedi.... or a Sith? :: 361BCEF

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
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Social Psychology in Pop Culture :: 351BE

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
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2:00 pm

Authentic European Longsword Demo :: ARMA Booth - Hall A

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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2:45 pm

Where do ideas come from and how to nourish them :: 330

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 2:45 pm to 3:45 pm
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3:00 pm

Air Guitar: A Life and a Love Documentary, featuring El Airiachi :: 350B

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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Official Podcast Program Panel – Podcasting Advance Techniques :: 360BCEF

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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Podcasting 102 – Building Your Show  :: 360D

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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Star Trek, NASA and the Medicine of Space :: Ballroom C
Serena Aunon-Chancellor, Gates McFadden, Richard Jennings, Kris Lehnhardt
Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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The Comics Experience Guide to Writing for Comics :: 351D
Andy Schmidt
Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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The Science of Victorian Firearms :: 350A

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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Worldbuilding Tips and Tricks: How to Create Believable Worlds :: 370D
Wesley Chu, Cassandra Rose Clark, Marianne Dyson, Carrie Patel, Martha Wells
Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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3:45 pm

How To Get Your Films Into A Film Festival :: 330

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 3:45 pm to 4:45 pm
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4:00 pm

German Dagger Class :: ARMA Booth - Hall A

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 4:00 pm to 4:45 pm
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4:30 pm

AA-2: Ready for Blast Off! :: 381

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
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CosAbility – Your Disability Could Be Your Greatest Superpower :: 350DE

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
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Objection, Your Honor! :: 360A

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
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Old School Dungeons & Dragons – Session 2 :: 351D

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
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The Business of Art: How Local Artists Are Reimagining Entrepreneurship :: 361AD

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
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4:45 pm

Creating Special and Visual Effects For Your Film :: 330

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 4:45 pm to 5:45 pm
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5:00 pm

Sword and Shield Class :: ARMA Booth - Hall A

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 5:00 pm to 5:45 pm
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6:00 pm

German Longsword Class :: ARMA Booth - Hall A

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm
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Guys and Gals in the Chair at NASA :: 381

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
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Podcasting with Ming :: 360BCEF

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
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Promoting Your Content with Social Media :: 360D

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
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The Cyber Cold War :: 360A

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
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Twitch Creative: Bringing Your Art/Cosplay Online :: 350A

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
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6:30 pm

Ultimate Werewolf: Fun For Everyone :: 361BCEF

Saturday May 11, 2019 :: 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm
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10:00 am

Casting and Molding/Building in Maker Space - Session 1 :: Techland Booth - Maker Space

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
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10:30 am

A Not-So-Secret Guide to Sponsorships & Career Cosplay :: 350F
AvantGeek
Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 10:30 am to 11:30 am
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Copyrights and Conduct: The Legal Side of Conventions :: 350DE
Cory Doctorow, Ira Domnitz
Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 10:30 am to 11:30 am
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Hasselhoff Adult School of Sword :: 361BCEF

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 10:30 am to 11:30 am
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Marvel's Underground Comics that Even Disney Doesn’t Know It Owns :: 350A

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 10:30 am to 11:30 am
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Science at 17,500 MPH: Sharing Space Station Research :: 381

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 10:30 am to 11:30 am
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11:00 am

Children's Museum Houston – Magnus Effect :: 340

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 11:00 am to 4:30 pm
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12:00 pm

Advanced Cosplay Bodypaint :: 352EF

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
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Breaking into Comics :: 350DE
Andy Schmidt
Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
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From the Cauldron: Troubleshooting & Emotional Support for DMs :: 350C

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
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German Longsword Class :: ARMA Booth - Hall A

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 12:00 pm to 12:45 pm
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Literary Fan Roundtable: Fantasy & Urban Fantasy :: 370E
Marshall Ryan Maresca
Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
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Podcasting for One: Hosting a Solo Podcast :: 360D

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
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1:00 pm

German Dagger Class :: ARMA Booth - Hall A

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 1:00 pm to 1:45 pm
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1:30 pm

Bring Your Podcast Idea to Life! :: 360D

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
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Gaming for a Charitable Cause :: 351D

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
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Literary Read and Critique :: 370E
Michael Glazner
Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
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Mission Control Through the Years :: 381

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
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Nim Misère :: 352A

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
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Stage Combat Workshop :: 361BCEF

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
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The Cyber Cold War :: 360A

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
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Which Pop Culture Character Matches Your Personality Type? :: 361AD

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
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Words Matter: Word-level Craft :: 370D
PJ Hoover, K. M. Tolan, Ammar Habib, C.D. Lewis, Michelle Muenzler
Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
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Zines 101: How to Create, Copy and Conquer the World Through Self-Publishing :: 350B

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
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2:00 pm

Casting and Molding/Building in Maker Space - Session 2 :: Techland Booth - Maker Space

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
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Introduction to Choreographing Action for Film :: 330

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
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3:00 pm

An Open Q&A About Small Press Publishing, Distribution, Conventions and Not Going Broke While Doing What You Love :: 350B

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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Becoming a Live Streamer – From Hobby to Career :: 352EF

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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Building/Sculpting and 3D Printing Tabletop Miniatures :: 352A

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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Collective Podcasting: Starting and Running a Podcast Network :: 360D

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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Cosplay Posing 101 :: 361BCEF

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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Cosplay Props and Armor 101 :: 361AD

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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Life of an FBI Forensic Examiner :: 360A

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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Setting the Hook: Screenwriting and Your First 10 Pages :: 370AB
Joe Grisaffi, Courtney Sandifer, Gerald Hanks, Channing Whitaker
Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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Sword and Shield Class :: ARMA Booth - Hall A

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 3:00 pm to 3:45 pm
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What Should and Shouldn’t Be In Your Script - How To Get Through The Screening Process :: 330

Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
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4:30 pm

How to Avoid Legal Potholes in Your Writing and Publishing :: 370E
Melanie Bragg, Jay Brandon, Manning Wolfe
Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
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The Wide World of Web Fiction: Publishing Your Work Through the Internet :: 370D
Melissa Schroeder, Wayne Basta, Ian Everett, Kevin Tumlinson, Shannon Winton
Sunday May 12, 2019 :: 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
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Schedule Categories

Anime
CEC
Celebrity
Comics
Cosplay
CP Video Gaming
Entertainment
Film
Horror / Paranormal
Kids
Literature
NASA
Photo Ops
Podcast
Pop Culture
Sci-Fi
Science and Education
Tabletop Gaming

Schedule Tags

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Acting
Animated
Anime
Art
Audience Interaction
Autograph
Blizzard
Calliope Musicals
Capcom
CEC
Celebrity
Collectibles
Comedy
Comic Books
Comics
Concert
Content Creation
Cosplay
Crowd Funding
Dance
Demonstration
Discussion
Diversity
Doctor Who
Dungeons & Dragons
Educational
Entertainment
Esports
Fan Group
Fantasy
Film
Fire
Game of Thrones
Game Show Panel
Gaming
Harry Potter
Hearthstone
Heroes of the Storm
Horror
Icona Pop
Improv
K-Pop
Kaiju
Kid Friendly
Learning
Legal
LGBT
Literature
Live Performance
Magic
Medical
Mental Health
Movie
Movies
Music
NASA
Overwatch
Paranormal
Party
Performance
Photoshoot
Podcast
Pop Culture
Psychology
Q&A
Romance
Saint Arnold
Sci-Fi
Showing
Special Guest
Star Trek
Star Wars
StarCraft II
Steampunk
Streamers
Street Fighter V
Table Top Gaming
Technology
Terminator
Tournament
Trivia
TV series
Video Gaming
Web Comics
Workshop
Wrestling

Venue Locations

2nd Floor Walker Balcony
310C
320A
320BC
330
340
350A
350B
350C
350DE
350F
351A
351BE
351D
351F
352A
352EF
360A
360BCEF
360D
361AD
361BCEF
362
370AB
370D
370E
372AB
381
ARMA Booth - Hall A
Ballroom C
Cultural Arts Avenue - Second Floor McKinney Balcony
Epic Photo Booth A
Epic Photo Booth B
ESPN Collegiate Esports Championship Arena - B3 East
General Assembly - 3rd Floor
Hall C Lobby
Hall E - First Floor
Houston Outlaws - 3rd Floor Prefunction Area
Live Podcast Booth - #3419
Murder By The Book Booth #4107
NASA Exhibit
Plaza on the Avenida
T-Mobile Booth #2729
Techland Booth - Maker Space