In addition to our main performance stage, we have added an outstanding schedule of panelists and presenters to this year’s festival. Please make some time to attend a panel or info presentation this year! The panel schedule is as follows:

11:30 Tracie Whiting-Kipper: You Can Learn Japanese!

12:00 Maaju Hanaoka, Student in Residence from Higashimurayama

12:30 Midwest Magical Girls: Intro to Cosplay

1:00 Heartland JET Alumni Association: working in Japan on JET

1:30: Hannah Newberry: The Student Delegate Experience

2:00 Kim Stevenson: Cosplay 101

2:30: Prismatic Dance Crew Q&A (This panel may be delayed slightly due to an overlap with a Taiko Drum performance, which will be loud.)