I’m headed down to San Diego Comic-Con next week and am excited to be participating in a bunch of great panels. If you are there, you may want to check out:
Thursday, 12-1pm: Clouds or Sunshine – Forecasting How Business and Law will Affect Creativity in Comics, with Marc Greenberg, Law Professor at Golden Gate State University and author of the forthcoming book Comics, Creativity and the Law.Room 26AB
Friday, 12-1pm: Spotlight on Batton Lash. I’ll be moderating an interview with the creator of Supernatural Law, First Gentleman of the Apocalypse, and writer of Archie vs. The Punisher and Radioactive Man, Comic-Con special guest Batton Lash. Room 4.
Friday 1pm-2pm: The Future of Geek. Host John Siuntres (WordBalloon podcast) moderates a conversation between industry watchers Heidi MacDonald (The Beat), Tim Beyers (Motley Fool) and me, looking at the data trends in the publishing, entertainment and convention businesses. We’ll have some amazing new data to share from Eventbrite. Room 26DE.
Friday 4pm-5pm: Brands Gone Geek: How Marketers are Harnessing the Power of the Super-Fan. Organized by Ed Catto and Steve Rotterdam of The Bonfire Agency, this panel includes Filip Sablik (BOOM! Studios), journalist Heidi MacDonald, entertainment marketer Jeff Dellinger (Hero Complex), comics retailer Joe Field (Flying Colors Comics) media strategist Kris Longo (Geek Riot Media). Room 25ABC.
Or, you can find me at the bar!