Friday Panel Discussion – Free and open to the public
5:30pm Panelists include Bob Novella from the Skeptics Guide to the Universe, Margaret Downey from the Freethought Society, Ross Blocher from the ‘Oh No Ross and Carrie’ podcast, and Donald Prothero, paleontologist, geologist, and author. Moderated by our wonderful MC, George Hrab. 
6:45 Dinner (on your own)
8:00  MagiCal Magic Show with Jamy Ian Swiss

Jamy Ian Swiss performs “Shattering Illusions,” an hour-long show of magic and mentalism, laughs and gasps, that dances across the borderlines of where science and magic meet wonder. An entertaining experience of interactive amazement that you won’t want to miss! This event is included in the Weekend Pass, but also available as an individual event for $25.

“Jamy Ian Swiss is James Bond with a deck of cards as a pistol!” —Penn & Teller

“Swiss is widely thought to have one of the most masterly sleight-of-hand techniques in the world today!” — The New Yorker

“It looks bloody supernatural!” — Richard Dawkins

(this event is included in the Weened Pass and PLUS packages.)



8:00 Breakfast (on your own)

8:00 – 3:00pm Registration 

0:00 Opening Statements

9:10   Brian Palermo

10:00  John Wathey

10:50 Coffee Break

11:10 Pascal Gagneux

12:10 Lunch (included in the PLUS package)

1:30 Yvette D’Entremont

2:20 Diane Goldstein

3:10 Break

3:30 Sheldon W. Helms

4:20 Harriet Hall

6:00 VIP Fundraiser Cocktail Party with our speakers 

7:30 Dinner (included in the PLUS package)

8:45 ComiCal Comedy Show.  Documentary director/producer Emery Emery presents a fantastic night of comedy by Los Angeles area skeptical comedians.  This event is included in the Weekend Pass.  Sold as an individual event for $25.  See HERE to view the fabulous comics that will be at this years LogiCal-LA. 


(speakers times and attendance are subject to change)

8:00 –  1pm Registration

9:00  Jamy Ian Swiss

9:50 Alex J. O’Connor

10:40 Break

11:00  Sian Proctor 

12:00 Lunch  (included in the PLUS package)

1:20 Cheryl Hollinger 

2:10 Julien Musolino

3:00 Break

3:20 Abby Hafer

4:10 Lawrence M. Krauss,

6:30 Dinner (included in the PLUS package)

8:00 MusiCal musical event.  Talented musician, entertainer and skeptic George Hrab performs – experience original songs, stories and interesting covers. An intimate evening of curious compositions. This event is not included in the “Weekend Pass” and is sold separately ($25). Also available with dinner $70.

Monday (Darwin Day!) Private tour to the Brea Tar Pits with paleontologist Donald Prothero.  Includes a 3D movie and special viewing of the observation pit.  Limited attendance – reserve early!  Open to conference attendees only. $15.  Sold Out!


(speakers times and attendance are subject to change)