Friday Panel Discussion
5:30pm Panelists include with 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, science communicator Cara Santa Maria (pending confirmation)  and Donald Prothero, paleontologist, geologist, and author.
6:45 Dinner (on your own)
8:00  MagiCal Magic Show with Jamy Ian Swiss
(speakers times and attendance are subject to change)



8:00 Breakfast (on your own)

8:00 – 3:00pm Registration 

9:05   Brian Palermo

9:55  John Wathey

10:45 Coffee Break

11:00 Pascal Gagneux

12:00 Lunch 

1:15 Yvette D’Entremont

2:15 Diane Goldstein

3:10 Break

3:30 Sheldon W. Helms

4:30 Harriet Hall

6:00 VIP Fundraiser Cocktail Party with our speakers

7:30 Dinner 

8:45 ComiCal Comedy Show produced by Emery Emery


8:00 –  1pm Registration

9:00  Jamy Ian Swiss

9:50 Alex J. O’Connor

10:40 Break

10:55  Sian Proctor 

12:00 Lunch

1:10 Cheryl Hollinger 

2:00 Julien Musolino

2:50 Break

3:20 Abby Hafer

4:20 Lawrence M. Krauss,

6:30 Dinner

8:00 MusiCal musical event with George Hrab (not included in the Weekend Pass)  $25 admission.

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