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Friday, November 8
 

10:00pm EST

Batman: The Tom King Years
It's has been one hell of a ride. We thought Selina was marrying Bruce,Gotham has been overrun by Bane, and Alfred just got his neck snapped. Let’s look back at the past few years of the Batman saga and discuss where it may be headed next.

Speakers
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Glenn Hauman

Glenn Hauman has been called a "young Turk of publishing" by the New York Observer and a "Silicon Alley Veteran" by Crain's New York Business. He has been a featured speaker on the future of publishing at numerous industry trade shows. He's missed out on being an Internet millionaire... Read More →
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Orenthal Hawkins

Orenthal V. Hawkins is an IT professional and a self-described Super Geek and Ultra Nerd. Or is that Ultra Geek and Super Nerd? Anyway... He is also adorkable, geektastic & delightfully nerdy. He is also 100% original and not a reboot. From B-movies to anime, from Old Time Radio to... Read More →
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Brent Helt

Brent was raised and educated in the central time zone, but he has been working for the federal government in DC for the last 15 years. He is a fan of speculative fiction in all formats and spends perhaps too much time thinking about tabletop games. He is the co-host of Claytemple... Read More →


Friday November 8, 2019 10:00pm - 11:00pm EST
Plaza II Crowne Plaza Cherry Hill, 2349 Marlton Pike W, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
 
Saturday, November 9
 

12:00pm EST

The Women of Marvel
The ladies of the MCU have staked a serious claim on upcoming projects. The Black Widow kicks off the MCU phase 4 storyline while Ms. Marvel and She-Hulk will have shows on Disney, andPeggy Carter features as Captain Briton in ‘What If?’. Plus we've got Jane Foster picking up Thor's hammer. What do we expect to see from these shows- and from fandom?

Speakers
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Scheherazade Jackson

Co-Owner, Scherrie’s World Cafe
As Mistress Baroness Scheherazade Al-Zahira, The former co-ruler of the SCA Barony of Bhakail as Scheherazade Jackson she teaches Middle Eastern Dance,Teaching classes on Damascus in the Middle ages, organizes Toys-for-Tots collections,writer of prose and short stories, co-owner of... Read More →
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Kim Kindya

Kim Kindya is a freelance editor, writer, and content manager. She currently has been doing editing work for manga publisher Seven Seas Entertainment. She has also worked at the SoHo ArtHouse digital art gallery in New York City, where she organized the successful AniMiniCon SoHo... Read More →
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Mandah K. Law

Featured Panelist
Mandah is a local Philadelphia multi-talented artist. She is known for her artwork, special effects makeup, costuming, motivational paneling and voiceover. She has been bringing informative and funny interactive panels to east coast conventions focusing on voice acting, FX makeup... Read More →
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Pam Smith

Dame Dahlia Cosplay
Dame Dahlia is a cosplayer from Central Pennsylvania and is an active member of the Central Pennsylvania Heroes Coalition and the Philadelphia Avengers which are cosplay groups that does community service to local children’s hospitals and other organizations in Pennsylvania. I am... Read More →


Saturday November 9, 2019 12:00pm - 1:00pm EST
Plaza II Crowne Plaza Cherry Hill, 2349 Marlton Pike W, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

1:00pm EST

DC's Doom Patrol Adaptation
A show no one saw coming, and unfortunately, not one many have seen- the TV show take on Grant Morrison’s oddest superhero team is only appearing on the site DC Universe. Let's discuss why this series is worthy of a bigger audience, and what we can do to get it one.

Speakers
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Ty Drago

Editor, Publisher, Allegory
Since 1998, Ty has served as publisher and managing editor of ALLEGORY, an e-zine publishing quality science fiction, fantasy, and horror from new and established authors worldwide. He is also the author of nine published novels, has appeared in two anthologies, and has sold numerous... Read More →
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Brian T. Graening-Price

Brian T. Price was hooked on japanese animation at an early age after his exposure to "Battle Of The Planets" in the first grade. But it wasn't until a chance meeting in New York City circa 1987 that he learned about organized anime fandom in the form of the Animation/Fantasy Association... Read More →
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Charlie Robertson

How to make a Rock Robertson. Mix two Adventure genomes (predominantly endurance-selected North African with a splash of European), decant in Asia and inoculate through Global Travel, ensuring at least four continents of pathogenic exposure. Introduce a disdain for blind Authority... Read More →


Saturday November 9, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm EST
Plaza V Crowne Plaza Cherry Hill, 2349 Marlton Pike W, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

3:00pm EST

Comic Books Adapted
With Comics being adapted for TV and film, ever wonder if comics were changed based on other mediums? Join Children Driving Robots as we journey through comic book history and take a look at how comic books have been affected by their adaptations.

Speakers
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Jason Buffone

Willard, Children Driving Robots
From a distant galaxy 573 years ago came Willard. He is a loyal follower of the Kyle. Willard is Children Driving Robots' expert on Doctor Who, Star Trek and he has hundreds of anime in his home. He shares this home with the lovely Jazz, their cats and their comic book collection... Read More →
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Jocelyn Pesansky

Jazz, Children Driving Robots
Jazz is the newest member of Children Driving Robots having only been a follower of the Kyle for the last three years. That was when she was permitted by Kyle to marry Willard. Together they have two cats Chloe and Grey Skull. She doesn’t like talking about herself though, if she... Read More →


Saturday November 9, 2019 3:00pm - 4:00pm EST
Crystal Ballroom Two Crowne Plaza Cherry Hill, 2349 Marlton Pike W, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

9:00pm EST

Doomsday Clock and Beyond
Two years ago DC did the impossible, and for some, blasphemous: the Watchmen Universe and the DC universe met and combined. Was Doomsday Clock successful? Or did it bite off more than it could chew?

Speakers
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Glenn Hauman

Glenn Hauman has been called a "young Turk of publishing" by the New York Observer and a "Silicon Alley Veteran" by Crain's New York Business. He has been a featured speaker on the future of publishing at numerous industry trade shows. He's missed out on being an Internet millionaire... Read More →
OH

Orenthal Hawkins

Orenthal V. Hawkins is an IT professional and a self-described Super Geek and Ultra Nerd. Or is that Ultra Geek and Super Nerd? Anyway... He is also adorkable, geektastic & delightfully nerdy. He is also 100% original and not a reboot. From B-movies to anime, from Old Time Radio to... Read More →


Saturday November 9, 2019 9:00pm - 10:00pm EST
Plaza V Crowne Plaza Cherry Hill, 2349 Marlton Pike W, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002