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Conference » ARGFest-o-Con

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ARGFest-o-Con 2007 Conference Schedule
Saturday, March 3, 2007

8:00 - 8:40 - Continental Breakfast at the Hotel

8:45 - 9:00 - Introduction and Start of Conference - Sean Stacey, Unfiction, and Jonathan Waite, ARGNet

9:00 -10:15 - Panel I - Developing an ARG

Moderator: Sean Stacey, Unfiction

Adam L. Brackin, Fundi Technologies ~ Deus City
Brian Clark, GMD Studios ~ Art of the Heist, Who is Benjamin Stove
Adrian Hon, Mind Candy Design ~ Perplex City
Evan Jones, Xenophile Media ~ ReGenesis
Dave Szulborski ~ Urban Hunt, Catching the Wish
Jan Libby (labfly) ~ Sammeeeees

10:20 - 11:00 - Panel II ~ Running an ARG (Specific Issues Part I)

Moderator: Krystyn Wells, Unfiction

Jaclyn Kerr, Unfiction ~ Acheron, Omnifam - Community relations: How not to alienate your players
Sam LaVigne ~ SF0 - What people do and how to keep them safe
Kristen Rutherford ~ I Love Bees - One-on-one interactions with players

11:05 - 12:00 - The whole picture: Roundtable discussion by 42 Entertainment

12:00 - 1:00 - Lunch Break (on your own)

1:00- 1:30 - Panel III ~ Running an ARG (Specific Issues Part II a.k.a. “OMG I’m a WHATmaster?!”)

Moderator: Brian Clark, GMD Studios

Miles Beckett ~ Lonelygirl15
Greg Goodfried ~ Lonelygirl15
Glenn Rubenstein ~ Op.Aphid

1:35 - 3:15 -Two-Focus Panel: Defining ARGs and the Future of ARGs

Moderator: Jonathan Waite, ARGNet

Brian Clark, GMD Studios ~ Art of the Heist, Who is Benjamin Stove
Adrian Hon, Mind Candy Design ~ Perplex City
Evan Jones, Xenophile Media ~ ReGenesis
Jane McGonigal, Avant Game ~ I Love Bees, Last Call Poker, Cruel 2 B Kind
Sean Stacey, Unfiction ~ MetaCortechs - “The Sphere of Chaotic Fiction”
Brooke Thompson, Giant Mice ~ Lockjaw, MetaCortechs, Who is Benjamin Stove

3:30 - 4:30 - Keynote Address: “Play My Game! Trusting Strangers and Eating their Candy” - Sean Stewart and Elan Lee

4:30 - 5:00 - Break / Cleanup (Sean Stewart and Dave Szulborski will be available to sign their books - BYOBook)

5:00 - 7:00 - FestQuest

7:00 - 9:00 - Dinner (Contact an organizer for location if you are not participating in the FestQuest)

9:00 - ???? - BAD PARTY JOKE