JemCon 2016 Schedule

JemCon 2016 Schedule

Note this schedule is tentative and subject to change
 
  Friday September 16th, 2016
Time High Street Ballroom
4:00pm - 5:00pm Staff & Volunteer Meeting
5:00pm - 6:00pm Dinner Break
on your own, only snacks to be provided at meet & greet
6:00pm - 7:00pm JemCon Registration
High Street Lobby
7:00pm-11:00pm Up 'n Talkin: Meet & Greet
Trivia, Icebreaker Scavenger Hunt, Games, Socializing
Candy and a cash bar (including soda) will be available for all to enjoy
 
  Saturday September 17th, 2016
Time High Street Ballroom A High Street Ballroom B
8:00am JemCon Registration
High Street Lobby
8:00am - 8:45am Early-Bird Access to Display & Vendor Rooms
9:00am - 5:00pm Display & Vendor Rooms Open
8:45am - 9:00am Welcome to the Jungle
with Tivia
Welcome and weekend overview
 
9:00am - 9:50am We Can Change It
with Maria & Allie
Doll Customizing Tutorial
Open a (Comic) Book and Open Up Your Mind
with Ilana & Garth
Comic Book Discussion
10:00am - 10:50am In Stitches: Turning the Fashion into Fame
with Jessica
CosPlay 101
Getting Down to Business
with Rachel
The Business of the Jem Brand
11:00am - 12:30pm Lunch Break / Super Shopper Hour (Display & Vendor Rooms)
12:30pm - 2:00pm Up 'n Rockin Guest Panel
with Special Guests Patricia Albrecht, Ellen Bernfeld, Anne Bryant, and Ari Gold.
2:00pm - 2:50pm She's Got the Power
with Special Guest Marlene Aragon
Virtual Appearance (by telephone) with Audience Q&A
3:00pm - 3:50pm Jazz with Pizzazz
with Special Guest Ellen Bernfeld
Acoustic Performance
4:00pm - 4:50pm Autograph Session
Limit of one item to be signed for free during this session
Additional autographs are at guest's discretion and may require an additional fee
5:00pm - 7:00pm Dinner Break
7:00pm - 12:00am Mardi Gras
Masquerade, Cosplay Pageant, Special Performances, Awards Ceremony, Karaoke, and JemCon Disco
 
  Sunday September 18th, 2016
Time High Street Ballroom
8:00am JemCon Registration
High Street Lobby
9:00am - 1:00pm Display & Vendor Rooms Open
9:00am - 9:50am Makin' Misfits
with Special Guest Patricia Albrecht
Audience Q&A and Discussion
10:00am - 10:50am She Makes an Impression: Charity Auction
100% of the funds raised from the JemCon 2016 Charity Auction will be donated to Dress for Success Albany
11:00am - 11:50am Swap Shop
All are welcome to bring a few items to make trades with collectors
12:00am - 1:00pm Lunch Break / Super Shopper Hour (Display & Vendor Rooms)
1:00pm - 1:50pm Hollywood Jem
with TJ & Garth
Movie Discussion
2:00pm - 2:50pm Music is Magic
with Special Guest Anne Bryant
Creating the Sound
3:00pm - 3:50pm Glitter N...Ari Gold
with Special Guest Ari Gold
The singing voice of Ba Nee
4:00pm - 4:50pm This is Farewell
JemCon 2017 Discussion and Closing Ceremonies