Panelist Information

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Panel Listings for FanimeCon 2013

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Panels by Category and Title – Main Panel Listings


FanimeCon 2013 Panel Room Hours:
Friday: All Panel rooms will be open from 3pm-12 Midnight.
Saturday: Panels 1, 2, and 3 will be open 9am-1am. Panels 4 will be open 9am-12 Midnight.
Sunday: Panels 1, 2, and 3 will be open 9am-1am. Panels 4 will be open 9am-12 Midnight.
Monday: All Panel rooms will be open from 10am-2pm.

FanimeCon 2013 Panel Rooms Locations:
Panels 1 will be located on the second floor of the San Jose Marriott, in Salons I & II.
Panels 2 will be located on the second floor of the San Jose Marriott, in Salon III
Panels 3 will be located on the second floor of the San Jose Marriott, in Salons IV, V, and VI.
*Panels 4 will be located on the second floor of the Fairmont Hotel, in the Gold room.
All panel rooms will be equipped with sound systems, projectors, and screens.

Panels will also be given in the following locations:
The Dojo – Located on the first floor of the Hilton Hotel in the Alamaden Ballroom
The Karaoke Room – Located in the San Jose Conventon Center, Meeting Room 212.
The Main Video room – Located in the San Jose Convention Center, Meeting Room 211.


*The Fairmont is located about a block away from the San Jose Convention Center, on the east side of S. Market Street. Elevators are located opposite the main entrance doors (press B for the Banquet Floor in the elevator), or there are stairs just past the elevators. When exiting onto the second floor, turn right from the elevators or left from the stairs, and the Gold Room should be the first room on your left.
This room, Panels 4, will be set up as a workshop this year, and have tables for both the audience and the panelists.

Age Ratings on Panels:
The majority of FanimeCon panels are deemed appropriate for all ages. When a panel has more mature content, you will see one of the following designations:

  • 16+ — These panels are not ID-checked, but may contain more swearing and/or slightly more mature content than most panels.
  • 18+ — These panels contain mature content and will require a valid photo ID with birthdate in order to enter the panel room.