Panelist Information

Please check back here at a later date if you’re interested in hosting a panel for us.

Interested in participating in a panel, but can’t host? Send an email to the panels team ( or visit the panels section of the FanimeCon Panels Forums to check out ongoing discussions about panels and panelists looking for assistance.


FanimeCon 2018 Panel Rooms Locations:

The San Jose Fairmont Hotel
Panels Rooms: TBD


FanimeCon 2018 Panel Room Hours:

Friday: 3:00 pm – 1:00 am
Saturday: 9:00 am – 1:00 am
Sunday: 9:00 am – 1:00 am
Monday: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm


Age Ratings on Panels:

FanimeCon panels are deemed appropriate for all ages unless otherwise stated. When a panel has more mature content, you will see one of the following designations:

  • All ages – This panel is suitable for all FanimeCon members of any age.
  • 16+ – These panels may contain more swearing and/or slightly more mature content, and may not be recommended for younger audiences. These panels do not require a photo ID for admittance.
  • 18+ – These panels contain mature content unsuitable for younger audiences. Attendees are required to prove they are of at least 18 years of age using a valid government-issued photo ID in order to enter the panel room.