From Gus Lopez, Celebration VI Collecting Track coordinator:
I am thrilled to announce the call for participation for the Collecting Track for Star Wars Celebration in Anaheim, California on April 16-19, 2015. Similar to past Star Wars Celebration events, the collecting program is the place where Star Wars collectors spanning all levels and interests come together to participate in talks, panels, and activities around the Star Wars collecting hobby.
There are multiple ways to participate in the Star Wars Celebration Collecting Track:
1. Attend: With many talks and panels planned across the four days of Celebration, the Collecting Track is a unique opportunity to learn about many aspects of Star Wars collecting, meet other collectors, and see some amazing things. I encourage everyone to attend some or all of the collecting panels and meet fellow collectors. In addition to learning a lot about the hobby, the collecting panels are a great place for networking with others sharing the same passion. We’ll once again have new highly-coveted Collecting Track giveaways for attendees of the talks and panels, which we will continue to announce in the coming months. We have additional activities planned for the Collecting Track, so look for announcements as they are added to the program.
2. Volunteer: We have a number of limited spots for volunteers to assist with activities such as setting up the event, distributing giveaways, managing flow in and out of the talks, and introducing speakers. For helping out for at least 12 hours across three days, volunteers will receive a complimentary badge to Star Wars Celebration, among other perks. If you are interested in volunteering for the Collecting Track, email Tony Damata at firstname.lastname@example.org with the Subject: "C7 VOLUNTEER".
3. Presenter: The Star Wars Collecting Track is a completely fan-run event. All of the panelists, speakers, and presenters for the collecting program are fans like you from the Star Wars collecting community. Panels consist of discussion topics with up to 4 presenters comparing and contrasting different angles and approaches regarding a collecting subject. Talks consist of 1 or 2 presenters leading a detailed discussion about some area or aspect of Star Wars collecting. If you are interested in being a Collecting Track presenter, email Gus Lopez at email@example.com with the Subject: "C7 PRESENTER" and the following information:
Title of Presentation:
Panel, Talk, or Activity (choose one):
Prior public speaking experience:
Brief description (3-4 sentences):
I look forward to seeing all of you at Star Wars Celebration!