Programming applications are now closed. The Programming Schedule will be live in the next few months.

Do you love sharing your knowledge and passion for comics, toys, anime, video games, movies, television, etc. with others? Do you have a short film or web series you want to show the world? Are you looking to do a demo on your new video game? If any of these statements apply to you, then you’re just the person we’re looking for! We’re looking for interesting, unique, and fun programming for Awesome Con 2020 and would love to involve you!

DEADLINE: All applications must be submitted by 5:00 PM EST on Wednesday, January 29th. Applicants will be notified of their application status by Thursday, March 12th.

PANELIST BENEFITS: Complimentary panelist badges that are good for the entire weekend of the show for each panelist/moderator on your panel. (If you would like different passes, you may purchase them separately. In keeping with Awesome Con’s ticket policies, all sales on passes are final and cannot be refunded. We do not provide compensation on passes purchased by panelists.)

PLEASE NOTE: This application does not guarantee you programming time at Awesome Con 2020 and only registers your request to present programming at our event. Awesome Con DOES NOT pay speaking or appearance fees nor does it cover travel, lodging, or meals.

TECHNICAL REMINDER: Each room will come equipped with a projector, a VGA or HDMI connector, a screen, and an audio patch, and up to four microphones. Please note that Awesome Con does not provide laptops for presentations. It is the responsibility of the panelists to provide their own laptop and any other cables required to connect their equipment to the provided AV.

If you have any questions, please contact

Panel applications are now closed. We received so many AWESOME submissions! See what we did there?