Program

PLEASE NOTE – THE PROGRAM IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE – CHECK REGULARLY FOR UPDATES.
Interested in participating?  If you would like to volunteer, please contact chair@conflux.org.au

Program Item Descriptions can be found here.

NB You must pre-register (in advance chair@conflux.org.au or at Conflux Registration) for WORKSHOPS and KAFFEEKLATSCHs.  Numbers are limited for these events.

Conflux 11

FRIDAY 2 OCTOBER 2015

TIME COOK ROOM CLARKE ROOM REID ROOM BOARDROOM OTHER EVENTS KEELTY DEALERS JONES ARTSHOW
9am Open Open
10am “How to Fail and Still be a Success” Workshop with Dawn Meredith *Pre-registered only, limited numbers. Synopsis Writing Workshop with Marisol Dunham  *Pre-registered only, limited numbers. How to Perform your Stuff Workshop with Laura E. Goodin  *Pre-registered only, limited numbers.
11am Morning Tea Break
11.15am Workshop Continued Workshop Continued Workshop Continued
12.15pm Lunch Break
1pm Book Design Workshop with Anna Tambour and others *Pre-registered only, limited numbers. Query Letters Workshop with Jay Kristoff  *Pre-registered only, limited numbers. Creating Compelling Characters Workshop with Chris Andrews *Pre-registered only, limited numbers. Tax Stuff for Authors Workshop with Robert Joyce *Pre-registered only, limited numbers.
3pm Workshop Continued Lightsaber Fighting Workshop with Sons of Obiwan Sabre Academy.  One hour workshop $15. *Pre-registered only, limited numbers. Dialogue Writing for Stage with Laura E. Goodin   *Pre-registered only, limited numbers. Special Effects Make-up Demonstration with Tara Ott
4pm Workshop Continued Lightsaber Fighting Workshop with Sons of Obiwan Sabre Academy.  One hour workshop $15. *Pre-registered only, limited numbers. Workshop Continued Demonstration Continued
5pm Closed for break and set-up
6.30pm Opening Ceremony Closed Closed Closed
7pm Flash Fiction Slam “Light” Open Open
8pm Open Open
10pm Closed and Secured for night

 

SATURDAY 3 OCTOBER 2015

TIME COOK ROOM CLARKE ROOM REID ROOM BOARDROOM OTHER EVENTS KEELTY DEALERS JONES ARTSHOW
9am Open Open
10am Guest of Honour Talk: Isobelle Carmody interviewed by Kaaron Warren
11am Panel: Managing your Career as an Author Panel: Writing short reviews Game: Desk Dialogue Panel:  A Happy Journey, Stories of Hope
Noon Book Launch (Registration Foyer) Striking Fire by Dirk Flinthart, Fablecroft Press
12.30pm Lunch Break
1pm Book Launch (Registration Foyer) Hero, by Belinda Crawford, Odyssey Books
1.30pm Panel: SF and the Speed of Light Panel: Marvel and DC – Wassup? Panel: Creating Virtual Writing Communities
2.30pm Panel: Developing Character Backstories Panel: The Landscape of Australian Gothic Horror Panel: The Editor’s Diary
3.30pm Panel: Time Management for Writers Panel: What about Who? Panel: Page Turners – how to keep the reader engaged
4.30pm Panel: Being “Light-Hearted”- how to write with humour Panel: Gender Myth-conceptions Event: SF Charades  Panel: Cranky Ladies of History
5.30pm Panel: The Appeal of the Superhero Panel: Dealing with Writer’s Block  Panel: Collaboration – a burden shared Glowstick Sculpture (in Registration Foyer)
6.30pm Book Launch (Registration Foyer) The Year’s Best Fantasy & Horror, Ticonderoga
7pm Banquet
9pm Poetry Slam
10pm Closed and Secured for night

SUNDAY 4 OCTOBER 2015

TIME COOK ROOM CLARKE ROOM REID ROOM BOARDROOM OTHER EVENTS KEELTY DEALERS JONES ARTSHOW
9am Open Open
10am Guest of Honour Talk: Tehani Wessely
11am Panel: “Seeing the Light”: Religion in Speculative Fiction Panel: Editing your own s**t Panel: Disaster Movies Pitching: Alex Adsett  *Pre-registered only, limited numbers.
Noon Book Launch (Registration Foyer)  TBA Gillian Polack, Satalyte
12.30pm Fan Auction
1pm Lunch Break
1.30pm Panel: A Big Enough Audience Panel: Using Grammar wot’s bad konstruktivlee Panel: Stupid Deaths Pitching: Fantastica *Pre-registered only, limited numbers.
2.30pm Panel: “I felt that” Vivid Prose Panel: What were we watching then? Classic TV Shows of the 60’s Panel: Family as writing source material Pitching:  Clan Destine *Pre-registered only, limited numbers.
3.30pm Panel: Paying for our passion – writing sacrifices Panel: Food in fiction Panel: Dystopian Fiction Pitching: Satalyte  *Pre-registered only, limited numbers.
4.30pm Panel: Messing with Mythology Panel: Hunting for Agents Event: Cards against humanity Guest Talk “Building the world of your novel: how narratives help writers – Gillian Polack
5.30pm Book Launch (Registration Foyer) The Never Never Land, CSFG
6.30pm Dinner Break
7pm SPECIAL EVENT Cabinet of Oddities
9pm Late Night Open Mike Event
10pm Closed and Rooms secured

MONDAY 5 OCTOBER 2015

TIME COOK ROOM CLARKE ROOM REID ROOM BOARDROOM OTHER EVENTS KEELTY DEALERS JONES ARTSHOW
9am Open Open
10am Panel: Building Suspense and Enhancing Uneasiness Panel: Crafting Short Stories Guest Talk: Cover art – Ian Nichols  Panel: Secrets
11am Book Launch (Registration Foyer) Conversations with Meidog, Rodney Jensen
11.30am Panel: Short Story Markets Panel: Fairy Tales: Princess Complex Panel: Alternate Publishing Options DR WHO: Live Action Role Play Game
12.30pm Book Launch (Registration Foyer) The Vortex, youth pop culture magazine
1pm Lunch Break
1.30pm Panel: YA Dialogue Panel: Shared Realities Panel: Literary Awards and Judging Anime Cosplay: Show ‘n’ Tell Round Table
2.30pm Panel: Finding Authenticity Panel: Anime Classics Panel: Book Promotion
3.30pm Panel: Words of Wisdom Panel: Real Vampires World Championship SF Celebrity Heads
4.30pm Radio Play Performance Panel: Stories with a social purpose Panel: Character Points of View
5.30pm Closing Ceremony and Awards Rooms closed.
6pm Dead Dog Party Venue TBA
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