Program Schedule NYC 2016

All workshops and activities are in designated conference rooms unless otherwise specified. Outside activity addresses noted at time of event. We have two rooms:  the Grand Ballroom which is on the first floor, the second conference room which is the top floor (once you come off the elevator, make a right.) Rooms are noted as 1st Floor & Top Floor.

Thursday, August 18, 2016

9:00 am—11:00 am            Registration Open

11:00 am—12:00 pm          1st Floor — Opening Ceremony

12:00—1:30 pm                 Lunch – On your own
First Timer’s Lunch with Dr. Charley Ferrer
Meet at Tex-Mex restaurant next door.
Everyone welcomed–new and past participants alike.

1:30—3:00 pm

1st Floor Top Floor
BDSM Intensive A Feast of the Senses
Presenter: Dr. Charley Ferrer Presenters:  Cris Anson & Lise Horton

3:15 – 4:45 pm

Ten Tools for Erotica Writers BDSM & The Law
Presenter:  Cecilia Tan Presenter: NCSF Representative

5:00 – 6:30 pm

Golden Flogger Award Ceremony

6:30 pm & Up:  Free Time


Friday, August 19, 2016

1st Floor Top Floor

9:00 — 10:30 am

Do’s & Don’ts of Writing BDSM Doming on a Dime
Presenter: Dr. Charley Ferrer Presenter:  Dr. Bob

10:45 am  — 12:00 pm

Publishers Panel
(Followed immediately by pitch sessions with editors/publishers)
Seven Secrets of Best-Selling Authors
Presenters:  Varied Presenter: Sierra Cartwright

12:00  – 1:30 pm   
Lunch—On your own

1:30 — 3:00 pm     1st Floor:   Book Fair
Purchase a book from EVERY Featured Author at the conference and be entered to win a beautiful Whip & Crop combo plus a few other special surprises from our sponsors.  Just have each author sign your Program Notebook and indicate you purchased a book. It’s that easy.

3:15  —  5:00 pm

Dominance Taking the Lead Scenes from Both Sides: Emotions & Perspectives from a Dominant & a submissive
Presenter:   MaryAnn Presenters:       Andrew Knowlton and AJ Renard

5:00 & Up   FREE TIME


Saturday, August 21, 2016

1st Floor Top Floor

9:00 — 10:30 am

Going Deeper:
Connection & Creativity in Play & S/M
I Ask the Questions Here
Presenters: Eric Pride & slave Presenters: Sir Guy & slave girl

10:45 am — 12:00 pm

Mind F**ks: Changing Reality Through
Head Games
Shibari – Rope Bondage
Presenters:  Eric Pride & slave Presenters: BDSM Experts

12:00—1:30 pm           Lunch—On your own

1:30 — 3:00 pm

Sensual Steel SM Exploratorium   (Part 1)
Presenters: Nauttiboy Presenters: Bo Blaze

3:45 — 5:30 pm

Violet Wand SM Exploratorium   (Part II)
Presenters: Traveling Fool & MaryAnn Presenters:  Bo Blaze

5:30 – 10:00 pm                FREE TIME

10:00 pm — 2:00 am          BDSM CLUB NIGHT

Sunday, August 21, 2016

10:30 – 11:30   Closing Ceremony (BDSM Writers Con Aftercare)
Held in Dr. Charley’s conference suite

August 10, 2016