Schedule Details

Updated: 3-Nov-2016 13:02GMT

ALL TIMES ARE EASTERN U.S. TIME (EDT) – New York Time Zone

Clothing:  Wearing garb (medieval type clothes) is encouraged yet not required.  Dress comfortably and enjoy!

Rooms:

  • Chesapeake 1 – main convention sessions – 100 person chevron theater seating
  • Chesapeake 2 – gaming and vendor/exhibitor room – 80 person room with round tables
  • Hospitality Suite – social room for 30-person gatherings on the 11th floor.

Schedule Notes:

  • There’s a lot of time for Questions and Answers
  • Chesapeake 2 is open all day for gaming, relaxing, and small groups
  • Hospitality Suite is open to everyone (30 person capacity) to mingle and enjoy more food, soft drinks

SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGES AS WE ADD THINGS TO DO AND RECEIVE MORE REGISTRATIONS/DONATIONS!

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For the latest schedule please be sure to check http://east.sotacon.org/schedule

 

November 3, 2016 (Thursday) – An arrival day. Meet people, hang out, check out Baltimore too!

  • 3:00 pm — Hotel Check-in
  • 6:00 pm — Hospitality Suite open to all – Hospitality Suite
  • 9:00 pm — Convention Check-in / Setup – Chesapeake 2

November 4, 2016 (Friday) – Keynote address, Two Dev Panels and Gaming & Lounging!

  • 8:00 am — Convention Check-in open – Chesapeake 2
  • 8:00 am — Morning Gaming & Shopping – Chesapeake 2
  • 10:00 am — Keynote “Foundations of Shroud of the Avatar” by Richard Garriott – Chesapeake 1
  • 11:30 am — Lunch – local area
  • 1:30 pm — Dev Panel 1 “Building New Britannia” by Starr Long (technology and making the game) – Chesapeake 1
  • 3:30 pm — Dev Panel 2 “The Story of the Avatar” by Richard Garriott (sp/fp storyline and virtue) – Chesapeake 1
  • 5:30 pm — Convention rooms close for the day.
  • 5:30 pm — REMINDER: Hospitality Suite (30 people capacity) is open for socializing
  • 5:30 pm — Dinner – local area
  • 8:00 pm — VIP Attendees Hangout with Developers (Hospitality Suite)
  • 10:00 pm — Hospitality Suite is back open to the public!

November 5, 2016 (Saturday) – Two Dev Panels, Gaming & Lounging, and a Kings/Garb Dinner!

  • 8:00 am — Convention Check-in open – Chesapeake 2
  • 8:00 am — Morning Gaming & Shopping – Chesapeake 2
  • 9:30 am — Dev Panel 3 “The Heroes of New Britannia” by Richard Garriott (mp storyline and questing) – Chesapeake 1
  • 11:30 am — Lunch – local area
  • 1:30 pm — Dev Panel 4 “Framing the Box” by Starr Long (technology and sandbox design with community)  – Chesapeake 1
  • 3:30 pm — Community “Lightning Round Table” by Winfield and Berek (community suggestions to make SotA even better) – Chesapeake 1
  • 4:30 pm — SotA Con East – Post Mortem and 2017 Announcements by Violation (feedback from people about the con and information about the upcoming 2017 SotA Con)
  • 5:30 pm — Convention rooms close for the day.
  • 5:30 pm — REMINDER: Hospitality Suite (30 people capacity) is open for socializing
  • 6:00 pm — King’s Tournament Dinner – Join Lord British and court at the Medieval Times Castle in Baltimore for a dinner you will never forget! More Details.

November 6, 2016 (Sunday) – A day to relax, get to know each other, play games, see Baltimore, and more!

  • 10:00 am — Convention Check-in open – Chesapeake 2
  • 10:00 am — Cheapeake 1 and 2 – RELAX – PLAY GAMES – HAVE FUN
  • 3:00 pm — Adjourn