With a variety of guests and topics each day, panels invite audiences into the discussion on storytelling.

Power of Story: Makers of the New Narrative Revolution

Saturday, January 26, 2:30 p.m.–4:00 p.m.

Power of Story: Pushing Boundaries

Thursday, January 31, 2:30 p.m.–4:00 p.m.

Cinema Cafe

Friday, January 25–Saturday, February 2, 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Can Art Save Democracy?

Saturday, January 26, 2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.

Democracy Hacked?

Sunday, January 27, 2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.

Reseeing the Present, Rewriting the Past

Monday, January 28, 2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.

The New Storytellers

Tuesday, January 29, 2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.

Adventures in Indie Episodic

Wednesday, January 30, 2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.

Imagining the Independent Internet

Thursday, January 31, 2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.

Leaps of Faith

Friday, February 1, 2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.

Life Stories

Saturday, February 2, 2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.


Sunday, February 3, 10:30 a.m.–Noon

AI: I Love You

Sunday, January 27, 11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

The Second Coming of AR

Monday, January 28, 11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

THE BIODIGITAL CONTINUUM: Rebounding Digital Democracy

Tuesday, January 29, 11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

Artistic Practice on the Bleeding Edge of Tech

Thursday, January 31, 11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

What VR Can Learn from Theatre and Film

Friday, January 25, 3:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m.

Explore the Wide World of Editing

Friday, January 25, 3:00 p.m.–5:30 p.m.

Abilities Unlimited: The Real D in Diversity

Saturday, January 26, 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.

Capturing Cinematic VR in Space

Saturday, January 26, 3:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m.

The Road to Decolonization

Sunday, January 27, noon–1:30 p.m.

Slate’s Employee of the Month Live

Sunday, January 27, 4:30 p.m.–6:00 p.m.

Loyalty: Stories—Being Muslim in the Military

Monday, January 28, noon–1:30 p.m.

The New York Times: Op-Docs—“Traveling While Black” Premiere and Conversation

Monday, January 28, 3:00 p.m.–5:30 p.m. (Doors open 2:45 p.m.)

Connecting with Characters in a Virtual World

Thursday, January 31, 3:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m.

Creating the Documentary: Nonfiction Storytelling

Thursday, January 31, 4:30 p.m.–6:00 p.m.

New Narratives in Our DNA

Friday, February 1, 4:30 p.m.–6:00 p.m.

Clemency Panel, Moderated by Deadline

Sunday, January 27, 1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.

Late Night Panel, Moderated by Deadline

Saturday, January 26, 1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.

Spotlight on This Is Personal

Sunday, January 27, noon–1:00 p.m.

Them That Follow Panel, Moderated by Deadline

Monday, January 28, 1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.

To The Stars, Moderated by Deadline

Friday, January 25, 1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.