Day 1 (Preconference), Mar 26, 2020
09:00AM - 12:00 Noon
Lanier
(PRE-CONFERENCE X-SESSION) Adobe Audition - Start to Finish - Mono Recording to Multi-Track Post Production
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Technology - Production
Speakers
Uncle Roy Yokelson, Antland Productions
09:00AM - 12:00 Noon
Oconee
(PRE-CONFERENCE X-SESSION) THERE’S A REASON YOU’RE NOT BOOKING COMMERCIALS
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Commercial
Speakers
Mary Lynn Wissner, Voices Voicecasting
09:00AM - 12:00 Noon
Allatoona
(PRE-CONFERENCE X-SESSION) COMING UP NEXT: THE NEW DIRECTION OF PROMO
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Promo - Imaging
Speakers
Jeff Howell, Howell Productions, Inc.
09:00AM - 12:00 Noon
Chattooga
(PRE-CONFERENCE X-SESSION) - Thinking Outside the Booth: Innovative Ways to Boost Your VO Business in 2020
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Specialty
Speakers
Simone Kliass
Jason Bermingham
09:00AM - 12:00 Noon
Savannah A
(PRE-CONFERENCE X-SESSION) Learning to do eLearning
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | eLearning
Speakers
Tom Dheere, VO Strategist
09:00AM - 12:00 Noon
Savannah B
(PRE-CONFERENCE X-SESSION) Marketing Like a VOpreneur: Taking Your Business to the Next Level
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Business-Marketing
Speakers
Marc Scott
09:00AM - 12:00 Noon
Savannah C
(PRE-CONFERENCE X-SESSION) Voice Acting for Video Games
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Gaming
Speakers
Dave Fennoy
10:00AM - 11:00AM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
10:00AM - 11:00AM
Vocal Rehab and Maintenance Recommendations
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Vocal Support
Speakers
Susan Schuld
01:00PM - 04:00PM
Savannah A
(PRE-CONFERENCE X-SESSION) Automotive for VO... Now it's Everyone! (encore)
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Specialty | Animation
Speakers
Cliff Zellman
01:00PM - 04:00PM
Savannah B
(Pre-Conference X-Session) The Animation and Video Game Industry Overview of an Agent
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Animation
Speakers
Micaela Hicks, Vox, Inc.
01:00PM - 04:00PM
Lanier
(PRE-CONFERENCE X-SESSION) GPS: Approaches to Text Prep for Audiobook Narrators
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Audiobook (General Conference)
Speakers
Andi Arndt
01:00PM - 04:00PM
Chattooga
(PRE-CONFERENCE X-SESSION) Disney Promos
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Promo - Imaging
Speakers
Ryan Clark
01:00PM - 04:00PM
Oconee
(PRE-CONFERENCE X-SESSION) Imaginary Circumstances: Applying Meisner Technique to Voice Over
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Acting
Speakers
Kay Bess
01:00PM - 04:00PM
Savannah C
(PRE-CONFERENCE X-SESSION) The 3 Ps of Video Game VO - P#2: POSITION
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Gaming
Speakers
Jessica Kent
01:00PM - 04:00PM
Allatoona
(Pre-Conference X-Session) - WORKSHOP
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops
01:30PM - 02:30PM
ENVISION Your Dream Career: How to Transition from Employee Mindset to Entrepreneur
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Specialty
Speakers
Zina Solomon, Step Into Your Creativity, LLC
01:30PM - 02:30PM
Conquering Imposter Syndrome
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Specialty
Speakers
Kristin Price
01:30PM - 02:30PM
Brand Your VO Career. Change Your Life.
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Business-Marketing
Speakers
Celia Siegel, Celia Siegel Management
03:00PM - 04:30PM
17th Lounge
Presenter's Welcome Reception
03:30PM - 04:30PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
03:30PM - 04:30PM
Face Yoga for Voice Actors
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Vocal Support
Speakers
Laurel Thomas
03:30PM - 04:30PM
From Voiceover to Audiobooks – Should You Take the Leap?
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook (General Conference)
Speakers
Tom Jordan, Tom Voiceover, LLC
03:30PM - 04:30PM
AN INSIDE VIEW OF THE CNN WORLDWIDE PROMO DEPARTMENT
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Promo - Imaging
Speakers
Denise Patierno
05:00PM - 06:30PM
Chattahoochee Salon (Exhibit Hall)
Exhibit Hall Grand Opening
07:00PM - 08:30PM
Grand Salon (Main Stage - Full)
Conference Welcome & Keynote Rob Paulsen
Track : Keynote
08:30PM - 10:00PM
Promenade
VO Atlanta Welcome Reception and Mixer
Day 2, Mar 27, 2020
06:30AM - 07:30AM
VOA Friday Morning Workout
08:30AM - 09:30AM
Improvising in VO & Life!!
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Acting
Speakers
Scott Parkin
08:30AM - 09:30AM
How to keep a positive attitude with your voiceover and looping career
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Specialty
Speakers
Johnny Gidcomb
08:30AM - 09:30AM
DIRECTORS PANEL - BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session | Panel Discussion
Track : Specialty | Panel Discussion
08:30AM - 09:30AM
Telephony: Taking eLearning skills and use them to tell people what to press!
Format : Breakout Session
Track : eLearning
Speakers
Liz De Nesnera, Reservoir Road Productions
08:30AM - 09:30AM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
08:30AM - 09:30AM
Nail a General American Accent for Non Native Speakers
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Vocal Support
Speakers
Susan Schuld
08:30AM - 09:30AM
Audiobook Academy Keynote
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Networking-Community | Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Dion Graham
08:30AM - 09:30AM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
08:30AM - 09:30AM
The Wide World of Sports Promos
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Promo - Imaging
Speakers
Donovan Corneetz
08:30AM - 09:30AM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Technology - Production
08:30AM - 09:30AM
Performance Capture (Motion, Facial, Vocal Echoing)
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Gaming
Speakers
Jason Linere White, The Voxernauts
09:00AM - 06:00PM
Chattahoochee Salon (Exhibit Hall)
Exhibit Hall Open
09:30AM - 12:30PM
Allatoona
(X-SESSION) Impromptu Character workshop
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Acting
Speakers
Stephane Cornicard, The Voice Like Chocolate.com
09:30AM - 12:30PM
Chattooga
(X-SESSION) VO Websites & SEO (How To Make Google & Talent Seekers Love Your Online Presence
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Business-Marketing
Speakers
Joe Davis
09:30AM - 12:30PM
Oconee
(X-SESSION) Nailing Your Commercial Read
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Commercial
Speakers
Leah Swetsky
09:30AM - 12:30PM
Lanier
(X-SESSION) In A World of Promo-Trailer
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Promo - Imaging
Speakers
Melissa Disney
09:30AM - 12:30PM
Savannah A
(X-SESSION) 20/20 Corporate Narration Performance Techniques
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | eLearning
Speakers
Anne M Ganguza
09:30AM - 12:30PM
Savannah B
(X-SESSION) Acting Smackting: A Stanislaski Based Approach to Acting for Voice Artists
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Acting
Speakers
Mandy Fox
09:30AM - 12:30PM
Savannah C
(X-SESSION) How to Sound Great Using Compression, EQ, Expanders and Gates
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Technology - Production
Speakers
Mike Rusell
09:30AM - 12:30PM
Monroe (Crowne Plaza)
(X-SESSION) Dialects, Accents, and Honoring Ethnicity in Audio
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Joel Froomkin
09:30AM - 12:30PM
Taylor (Crowne Plaza)
(X-SESSION) A Deep Dive into an Ahab Audition
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Julianna Wilson, Penguin Random House
09:30AM - 12:30PM
Valentino (Crowne Plaza)
(X-SESSION) ADR VOICEOVER & LOOPING WORKSHOP
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Specialty
Speakers
Lynnanne Zager
09:30AM - 12:30PM
Garbo (Crowne Plaza)
(X-SESSION) Anime ADR Mania
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Animation
Speakers
Elaine Clark
09:30AM - 12:30PM
Suwanee (Lower Level)
(X-SESSION) TIPS FROM CNN’S VO EXPERT ON HOW TO GET NOTICED FOR NEWS PROMOS WITH A FOCUS ON THE ACTING STYLES REQUIRED
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Promo - Imaging
Speakers
Denise Patierno
09:30AM - 12:30PM
Fitzgerald (Crowne Plaza)
(X-SESSION) - WORKSHOP
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops
09:50AM - 10:50AM
ENVISION-ING YOUR TRUETELL
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Commercial
Speakers
Dave Walsh
09:50AM - 10:50AM
What gets a Producer’s attention?
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Gaming
Speakers
Jessica Kent
09:50AM - 10:50AM
ANIMATION PANEL - BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session | Panel Discussion
Track : Animation | Panel Discussion
09:50AM - 10:50AM
Millennial Narration: Adapting Your Approach [Without the Vocal Fry]
Format : Breakout Session
Track : eLearning
Speakers
Ian Fishman, Fish Sounds Voice Over, Millennial Voiceover, Blue Wave Voiceover, High End Voice Over
09:50AM - 10:50AM
Self-Producing an Audiobook: Home Studio Set Up, Recording, and Outsourcing Post-Production at VOA
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook (General Conference)
Speakers
Evan Andree
09:50AM - 10:50AM
The Incredible Power of Words
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Business-Marketing
Speakers
Paul Strikwerda, Nethervoice
09:50AM - 10:50AM
Chapter One: Intro to ACX, The Audiobook Creation Exchange
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Scott Jacobi, ACX
09:50AM - 10:50AM
Actors Buffet
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Dion Graham
09:50AM - 10:50AM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
09:50AM - 10:50AM
Creating Sounds for Toys and Games (voice, sound effects, and music)
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Specialty
Speakers
Rick Sellers, Premo Demos
09:50AM - 10:50AM
General American English: Tips and Techniques for Neutralizing Your Accent or Regionalism
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Vocal Support
Speakers
Monique Bagwell
09:50AM - 10:50AM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
11:10AM - 12:10PM
Networking, the most powerful tool you can use
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Business-Marketing
Speakers
Rachael Naylor, The VoiceOver Network
11:10AM - 12:10PM
Creating a Voice Character
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Vocal Support
Speakers
Elisa Carlson
11:10AM - 12:10PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Gaming
11:10AM - 12:10PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
11:10AM - 12:10PM
Break Free: Spontaneity in Commercial VO
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Commercial
Speakers
Sally Clawson, Voice One Training
11:10AM - 12:10PM
eLEARNING PANEL - BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session | Panel Discussion
Track : eLearning | Panel Discussion
11:10AM - 12:10PM
Working with a Production Studio
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Chris Fogg, ListenUP Audiobooks
11:10AM - 12:10PM
Dual POV Audiobook Narration
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Natalie Naudus
11:10AM - 12:10PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
11:10AM - 12:10PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
11:10AM - 12:10PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
11:10AM - 12:10PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
12:00 Noon - 02:00PM
Promenade
General Conference Friday Lunch
12:00 Noon - 02:00PM
Benton's Grill (Crowne Plaza)
Audiobook Academy Friday Lunch
Track : Networking-Community | Audiobook Academy
01:15PM - 01:45PM
Friday Sponsored Session - JMC Demos
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Sponsor
Speakers
J Michael Collins, JMC Demos
01:30PM - 04:30PM
Allatoona
(X-SESSION) Be the CEO of Your eLearning Narration Business
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | eLearning
Speakers
Carrie Olsen
01:30PM - 04:30PM
Chattooga
(X-SESSION) Imaginary Circumstances: Applying Meisner Technique to Voice Over
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Acting
Speakers
Kay Bess
01:30PM - 04:30PM
Fitzgerald (Crowne Plaza)
(X-SESSION) - WORKSHOP
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Animation
01:30PM - 04:30PM
Valentino (Crowne Plaza)
(X-SESSION) Enter the World of ADR & Looping!
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Specialty
01:30PM - 04:30PM
Garbo (Crowne Plaza)
(X-SESSION) - WORKSHOP
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Technology - Production
01:30PM - 04:30PM
Savannah C
(X-SESSION) - WORKSHOP The Force is with you: “Energy Work” for VO Artists
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Vocal Support
Speakers
Karen-Eileen Gordon
01:30PM - 04:30PM
Savannah A
(X-SESSION) "The conversational , real read and improvisation for VO"
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Acting
Speakers
Scott Parkin
01:30PM - 04:30PM
Oconee
(X-SESSION) Toon In with Rob Paulsen: voice of Pinky, Yakko, Carl Wheezer, Two Ninja Turtles and a bunch’a other legendary characters.
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Animation
Speakers
Rob Paulsen
01:30PM - 04:30PM
Lanier
(X-SESSION) - WORKSHOP
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops
01:30PM - 04:30PM
Savannah B
(X-SESSION) The 3 Ps of Video Game VO - P#3: PACE
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : Gaming
Speakers
Jessica Kent
01:30PM - 04:30PM
Monroe (Crowne Plaza)
(X-SESSION) Please, Pigeonhole Me! Audiobook Narrators, Genre Fiction, and the Value of a Niche
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Andi Arndt
01:30PM - 04:30PM
Taylor (Crowne Plaza)
(X-SESSION) Alone in the Booth: Focus on Tech
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Andrew Eiden
01:30PM - 04:30PM
Suwanee (Lower Level)
(X-SESSION) THERE’S A REASON YOU’RE NOT BOOKING COMMERCIALS
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Commercial
Speakers
Mary Lynn Wissner, Voices Voicecasting
02:00PM - 03:00PM
Voice Acting for Video Games-The Industry and the Voice Actor
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Gaming
Speakers
Dave Fennoy
02:00PM - 03:00PM
Becoming an Anime Character
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Animation
Speakers
Elaine Clark
02:00PM - 03:00PM
The Tech Threat: Will Virtual Voices Take Our Jobs?
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Specialty
Speakers
Simone Kliass
02:00PM - 03:00PM
Be a Voice ACTOR!!!: Fundamentals of Acting for VO
Track : Acting
Speakers
Brad Oxnam
02:00PM - 03:00PM
Brand Your VO Career. Change Your Life.
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Business-Marketing
Speakers
Celia Siegel, Celia Siegel Management
02:00PM - 03:00PM
PROMO PANEL - BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session | Panel Discussion
Track : Promo - Imaging | Panel Discussion
02:00PM - 03:00PM
How & Where to Research and Advance an Audiobook Career - Friday
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook Academy
Speakers
John Florian, VoiceOverXtra.com
02:00PM - 03:00PM
Marketing Yourself and Your Audiobook Projects
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Scott Jacobi, ACX
02:00PM - 03:00PM
Ask The Agent - Honest Answers about the Animation Industry
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Animation
Speakers
Micaela Hicks, Vox, Inc.
02:00PM - 03:00PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Animation
02:00PM - 03:00PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
02:00PM - 03:00PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
03:20PM - 04:20PM
What Does "Promo VO" Look Like in 2020?
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Promo - Imaging
Speakers
Ryan Clark
03:20PM - 04:20PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Acting
03:20PM - 04:20PM
20/20 Corporate Voiceover Vision
Format : Breakout Session
Track : eLearning
Speakers
Anne M Ganguza
03:20PM - 04:20PM
Romance and Erotica: Embracing and Honoring the Genre
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook (General Conference)
Speakers
Joel Froomkin
03:20PM - 04:20PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
03:20PM - 04:20PM
BUSINESS-MARKETING PANEL - BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session | Panel Discussion
Track : Business-Marketing | Panel Discussion
03:20PM - 04:20PM
Working with a Production Studio
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Chris Fogg, ListenUP Audiobooks
03:20PM - 04:20PM
Self-Producing an Audiobook: Home Studio Set Up, Recording, and Outsourcing Post-Production
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Evan Andree
03:20PM - 04:20PM
Reflecting Character and Strengthening the Narrative Through Vocal Choices
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Vocal Support
Speakers
Mandy Fox
03:20PM - 04:20PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
03:20PM - 04:20PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
03:20PM - 04:20PM
Maximizing job opportunities within the looping/ADR world
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Specialty
Speakers
Johnny Gidcomb
04:40PM - 05:40PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
04:40PM - 05:40PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
04:40PM - 05:40PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
04:40PM - 05:40PM
What We Like to Hear: The Commercial Demo with ATLAS Agent Leah Swetsky & Casting Director, Mary Lynn Wissner
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Commercial
Speakers
Mary Lynn Wissner, Voices Voicecasting
Leah Swetsky
04:40PM - 05:40PM
Working Parents Panel
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Specialty | Panel Discussion
Speakers
Kristin Price
Carin Gilfry, Gilfry Studios Inc.
04:40PM - 05:40PM
Video Game Demos- How to Make Them Work for You
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Acting
Speakers
Stephane Cornicard, The Voice Like Chocolate.com
04:40PM - 05:40PM
Podcasting 101 - How to Start a Podcast for Your Voiceover Business
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Podcasting
Speakers
Mike Rusell
04:40PM - 05:40PM
Envision Immortality: Preserving Iconic Characters with the Art & Science of Voice-Matching
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Animation
Speakers
Eliza Jane Schneider
04:40PM - 05:40PM
GAMING PANEL - BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session | Panel Discussion
Track : Gaming | Panel Discussion
04:40PM - 05:40PM
Working with Authors 
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Scott Jacobi, ACX
04:40PM - 05:40PM
Containing Multitudes -- Honoring Diversity in Audiobook Performance
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook Academy
Speakers
January LaVoy
04:40PM - 05:40PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
06:00PM - 07:00PM
The CEO’s Panel: Online Casting Demystified
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Business-Marketing | Panel Discussion
Speakers
J Michael Collins, JMC Demos
06:30PM - 09:30PM
Garbo (Crowne Plaza)
(X-SESSION) Intro to Performance Capture: Envision yourself as Any and Everyone Else.
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Gaming
Speakers
Jason Linere White, The Voxernauts
06:30PM - 09:30PM
Suwanee (Lower Level)
(X-SESSION) Marketing Essentials for VOPreneurs: How to Find Leads and Turn Them into Clients
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Business-Marketing
Speakers
Marc Scott
06:30PM - 09:30PM
Savannah B
(X-SESSION) Out of Character? Or All the Way In?
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Audiobook (General Conference)
Speakers
Dion Graham
06:30PM - 09:30PM
Fitzgerald (Crowne Plaza)
(X-SESSION) - WORKSHOP
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Gaming
06:30PM - 09:30PM
Savannah C
(X-SESSION) - WORKSHOP
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops
06:30PM - 09:30PM
Lanier
(X-SESSION) A Marketing plan that WORKS!
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Business-Marketing
Speakers
Rachael Naylor, The VoiceOver Network
06:30PM - 09:30PM
Valentino (Crowne Plaza)
(X-SESSION) An Introduction to LipSynch techniques : Band Rythmo
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Specialty
Speakers
Stephane Cornicard, The Voice Like Chocolate.com
06:30PM - 09:30PM
Allatoona
(X-SESSION) Automotive for VO... Now it's Everyone!
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Specialty
Speakers
Cliff Zellman
06:30PM - 09:30PM
Chattooga
(X-SESSION) Crime Narration
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Specialty
Speakers
Lynnanne Zager
06:30PM - 09:30PM
Oconee
(X-SESSION) eLearning Script Writing & Performance Intensive
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | eLearning
Speakers
Tom Dheere, VO Strategist
06:30PM - 09:30PM
Savannah A
(X-SESSION) Get Real! Mastering the "Real Person" Read
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Commercial
Speakers
Sally Clawson, Voice One Training
08:00PM - 11:00PM
Promenade
Friday Night Chill at VOA
08:00PM - 11:00PM
Friday Night Chill at AAVOA
Day 3, Mar 28, 2020
06:30AM - 07:30AM
VOA Saturday Morning Workout
08:30AM - 09:00AM
YOUTH Meet & Greet / Registration (All Ages 9-17)
Track : Youth
08:30AM - 09:30AM
Voice Over Websites & Marketing - What Talent Seekers & Google Want To See In 2020
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Business-Marketing
Speakers
Joe Davis
08:30AM - 09:30AM
Audiobook Recording Using Hindenburg 
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Jonathan Hurley
08:30AM - 09:30AM
How Your Voice Can Change Lives: Audiobooks Promote Equal Learning Opportunities
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Paula Restrepo, Learning Ally
08:30AM - 09:30AM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
08:30AM - 09:30AM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
08:30AM - 09:30AM
Adobe Audition Editing Tips and Tricks for Voiceover
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Specialty | Technology - Production
Speakers
Mike Rusell
08:30AM - 09:30AM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Animation
08:30AM - 09:30AM
Characters That Book
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Animation
Speakers
Elaine Clark
08:30AM - 09:30AM
Commercials A-Z
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Commercial
Speakers
Mary Lynn Wissner, Voices Voicecasting
08:30AM - 09:30AM
Explainers Explained!
Format : Breakout Session
Track : eLearning
Speakers
Tom Dheere, VO Strategist
08:30AM - 09:30AM
Talking direction: How to improve the odds.
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Stephane Cornicard, The Voice Like Chocolate.com
09:00AM - 12:00 Noon
Youth Program General
Track : Youth
09:00AM - 05:00PM
Chattahoochee Salon (Exhibit Hall)
Saturday Exhibit Hall Hours
09:30AM - 12:30PM
Valentino (Crowne Plaza)
(X-SESSION) - WORKSHOP
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops
09:30AM - 12:30PM
Garbo (Crowne Plaza)
(X-SESSION) - WORKSHOP
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops
09:30AM - 12:30PM
Fitzgerald (Crowne Plaza)
(X-SESSION) - WORKSHOP
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops
09:30AM - 12:30PM
Chattooga
(X-SESSION) 20/20 Corporate Narration Performance Techniques
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | eLearning
Speakers
Anne M Ganguza
09:30AM - 12:30PM
Suwanee (Lower Level)
(X-SESSION) Boosting Your Business with a Blog
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Business-Marketing
Speakers
Paul Strikwerda, Nethervoice
09:30AM - 12:30PM
Monroe (Crowne Plaza)
(X-SESSION) Character Voices Workout
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Natalie Naudus
09:30AM - 12:30PM
Savannah A
(X-SESSION) Embracing the potential in your Voiceover Business-Marketing and Goals
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Business-Marketing
Speakers
Rachael Naylor, The VoiceOver Network
09:30AM - 12:30PM
Savannah B
(X-SESSION) Envision & Execute Your Slam Dunk, Homerun, Touchdown Sports Promo Read!
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Promo - Imaging
Speakers
Donovan Corneetz
09:30AM - 12:30PM
Allatoona
(X-SESSION) Envision MASTERY in Accents, Dialects, & Character Voices: The Quickest way to Learn or Lose ANY Dialect or Accent for a Role
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Animation
Speakers
Eliza Jane Schneider
09:30AM - 12:30PM
Savannah C
(X-SESSION) How to Learn Accents and Dialects Fast
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Vocal Support
Speakers
Susan Schuld
09:30AM - 12:30PM
Oconee
(X-SESSION) Perfecting the Pay to Play- How to Make yourself Competitive in the World of Online Casting
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Business-Marketing
Speakers
Carin Gilfry, Gilfry Studios Inc.
09:30AM - 12:30PM
Taylor (Crowne Plaza)
(X-SESSION) The Art of Storytelling 101
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Dion Graham
09:30AM - 12:30PM
Lanier
(X-SESSION) - WORKSHOP
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Gaming
09:50AM - 10:50AM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
09:50AM - 10:50AM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
09:50AM - 10:50AM
A Broadway Broad Talks Character Development
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Acting
Speakers
Mandy Fox
09:50AM - 10:50AM
Be a Savvy Audiobook Producer
Format : Breakout Session | Panel Discussion
Track : Commercial | Audiobook (General Conference)
Speakers
Andi Arndt
09:50AM - 10:50AM
Breaking it down: Script Analysis for Commercial VO
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Commercial | Promo - Imaging
Speakers
Sally Clawson, Voice One Training
Melissa Disney
09:50AM - 10:50AM
Breathing Life into Audiobooks — Tips and Techniques 
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook Academy
Speakers
January LaVoy
09:50AM - 10:50AM
Connecting to Audition Copy
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Commercial
Speakers
Sally Neal, AVS
09:50AM - 10:50AM
How I lost my voice and found my life
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Promo - Imaging
Speakers
Melissa Disney
09:50AM - 10:50AM
See Yourself as the CEVO: Set the Goals to Grow Your Business
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Business-Marketing
Speakers
Marc Scott
09:50AM - 10:50AM
Self-Producing an Audiobook: Home Studio Set Up, Recording, and Outsourcing Post-Production
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Evan Andree
09:50AM - 10:50AM
What E-learning Designers Want: Get Inside the Heads of the People Who Hire Voice Talent for Online Training
Format : Breakout Session
Track : eLearning
Speakers
Carrie Olsen
11:10AM - 12:10PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
11:10AM - 12:10PM
A Doctor's Perspective - Vocal Health
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Vocal Support
11:10AM - 12:10PM
ALL ABOUT PROMO AND “WHO DO I HAVE TO NETWORK TO GET ON A NETWORK?”
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Promo - Imaging
Speakers
Jeff Howell, Howell Productions, Inc.
11:10AM - 12:10PM
Audiobooks for the Actor - The unique challenges of coming to audio as a seasoned actor (or the complete opposite.)
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Joel Froomkin
11:10AM - 12:10PM
Brand Your VO Career. Change Your Life.
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Business-Marketing
Speakers
Celia Siegel, Celia Siegel Management
11:10AM - 12:10PM
Envision yourself as an actor! Acting for Non-Actors: Guideposts to make your read more conversational and truthful.
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Acting
Speakers
Beth Chaplin
11:10AM - 12:10PM
Technology Panel - BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session | Panel Discussion
Track : Panel Discussion | Technology - Production
11:10AM - 12:10PM
Possible Side Effects: Getting Started in Medical Narration
Format : Breakout Session
Track : eLearning
Speakers
Ian Fishman, Fish Sounds Voice Over, Millennial Voiceover, Blue Wave Voiceover, High End Voice Over
11:10AM - 12:10PM
Setting Up Your Home Studio
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Michael Kinsey, Learning Ally
11:10AM - 12:10PM
The Business of the Business - Commercial VO
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Commercial
Speakers
Leah Swetsky
11:10AM - 12:10PM
Voices Without Borders: Landing Clients Globally
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Specialty
Speakers
Jason Bermingham
12:00 Noon - 01:00PM
YOUTH - Lunch Break
Track : Youth
12:00 Noon - 02:00PM
Promenade
General Conference Saturday Lunch
12:00 Noon - 02:00PM
Benton's Grill (Crowne Plaza)
Audiobook Academy Saturday Lunch
Track : Networking-Community | Audiobook Academy
01:00PM - 04:00PM
Youth Program General
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Youth
01:15PM - 01:45PM
Why The Future of the VO Industry is Globalisation - GRAVY FOR THE BRAIN
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Sponsor
Speakers
Hugh Edwards, Gravy For The Brain
01:30PM - 04:30PM
Valentino (Crowne Plaza)
(X-SESSION) - WORKSHOP
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops
01:30PM - 04:30PM
Garbo (Crowne Plaza)
(X-SESSION) - WORKSHOP
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops
01:30PM - 04:30PM
Fitzgerald (Crowne Plaza)
(X-SESSION) - WORKSHOP
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops
01:30PM - 04:30PM
Allatoona
Alone in the Booth: Navigating the Path of Self-Recording
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Audiobook (General Conference)
Speakers
Andrew Eiden
01:30PM - 04:30PM
Savannah B
(X-SESSION) - WORKSHOP
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | eLearning
01:30PM - 04:30PM
Monroe (Crowne Plaza)
(X-SESSION) Do It Yourself Platforms and Launching Your Audiobook Career
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Joel Froomkin
01:30PM - 04:30PM
Oconee
(X-SESSION) Free your Acting skills - Melodrama.
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Acting
Speakers
Stephane Cornicard, The Voice Like Chocolate.com
01:30PM - 04:30PM
Suwanee (Lower Level)
(X-SESSION) Getting Weird with Promos
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Promo - Imaging
Speakers
Ryan Clark
01:30PM - 04:30PM
Savannah A
(X-SESSION) How to Sound Great Using Compression, EQ, Expanders and Gates
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Technology - Production
Speakers
Mike Rusell
01:30PM - 04:30PM
Chattooga
(X-SESSION) Mastering New Characters
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Animation
Speakers
Elaine Clark
01:30PM - 04:30PM
Savannah C
(X-SESSION) The Nuts and Bolts: Script Analysis for Commercial VO
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Commercial
Speakers
Sally Clawson, Voice One Training
01:30PM - 04:30PM
Taylor (Crowne Plaza)
(X-SESSION) Unleashing Your Inner Voice -- Audiobook Performance Intensive
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Audiobook Academy
Speakers
January LaVoy
01:30PM - 04:30PM
Lanier
(X-SESSION) - WORKSHOP
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Gaming
02:00PM - 03:00PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
02:00PM - 03:00PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
02:00PM - 03:00PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
02:00PM - 03:00PM
Increase Your Success In Online Casting
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Specialty
Speakers
Armin Hierstetter
02:00PM - 03:00PM
What gets a Producer’s attention?
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Gaming
Speakers
Jessica Kent
02:00PM - 03:00PM
Bridging the Gap - from Indie Work to Publishers
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Natalie Naudus
02:00PM - 03:00PM
How & Where to Research and Advance an Audiobook Career - Saturday
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook Academy
Speakers
John Florian, VoiceOverXtra.com
02:00PM - 03:00PM
Let's Make a Bizcast!
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Specialty
Speakers
Daree Allen Nieves, Daree Allen Voiceover, LLC
02:00PM - 03:00PM
VOCAL SUPPORT PANEL - BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session | Panel Discussion
Track : Panel Discussion | Vocal Support
02:00PM - 03:00PM
The Producer’s Panel
Format : Breakout Session | Panel Discussion
Track : Business-Marketing | Panel Discussion
Speakers
J Michael Collins, JMC Demos
02:00PM - 03:00PM
Toy Sounds-voices, sound effects, and music
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Specialty
Speakers
Wes McCraw, Premo Demos
03:20PM - 04:20PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
03:20PM - 04:20PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
03:20PM - 04:20PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
03:20PM - 04:20PM
AI? As If!
Format : Breakout Session
Track : eLearning
Speakers
Anne M Ganguza
03:20PM - 04:20PM
Audiobook Narration vs. other VO Work
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook (General Conference)
Speakers
Dion Graham
03:20PM - 04:20PM
“Voice Over for Automotive. Moving your VO career to the Fast Lane!”
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Specialty
Speakers
Cliff Zellman
03:20PM - 04:20PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Business-Marketing
03:20PM - 04:20PM
Intro to Casting & Ahab 3.0
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Julianna Wilson, Penguin Random House
03:20PM - 04:20PM
Invigorate your voice workout and practice!
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Vocal Support
Speakers
Susan Schuld
03:20PM - 04:20PM
Narration Using Hindenburg 
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Jonathan Hurley
03:20PM - 04:20PM
ATLANTA PANEL
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Specialty | Panel Discussion
04:40PM - 05:40PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
04:40PM - 05:40PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
04:40PM - 05:40PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
04:40PM - 05:40PM
BREAKOUT
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Animation
04:40PM - 05:40PM
The Animation/Video Game Industry from an Agent's Perspective
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Animation
Speakers
Micaela Hicks, Vox, Inc.
04:40PM - 05:40PM
Choose Your Own Adventure: Paths to Success in Audiobook Narration
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Andi Arndt
04:40PM - 05:40PM
Live Demo Review with Jill Kershaw and J. Michael Collins
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Specialty
Speakers
J Michael Collins, JMC Demos
04:40PM - 05:40PM
Making YOU a Business
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Audiobook Academy
Speakers
Scott Jacobi, ACX
04:40PM - 05:40PM
The Ultimate Value of Acting for VoiceOver (PD - Acting Panel)
Format : Breakout Session | Panel Discussion
Track : Acting | Panel Discussion
Speakers
Kay Bess
04:40PM - 05:40PM
Uplevel! Elevate Your VO Wellness: Radical Self-Care for VO Artists
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Vocal Support
Speakers
Karen-Eileen Gordon
04:40PM - 05:40PM
What's your ........ bleeping excuse!
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Business-Marketing
Speakers
Rachael Naylor, The VoiceOver Network
06:00PM - 07:00PM
SATURDAY FEATURED SESSION
Format : Breakout Session
Track : Networking-Community
06:30PM - 09:30PM
Lanier
(X-SESSION) Toon In with Rob Paulsen: voice of Pinky, Yakko, Carl Wheezer, Two Ninja Turtles and a bunch’a other legendary characters.
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Animation
Speakers
Rob Paulsen
06:30PM - 09:30PM
Oconee
(X-SESSION) ADVANCED PROMO ACTING
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Promo - Imaging
Speakers
Jeff Howell, Howell Productions, Inc.
06:30PM - 09:30PM
Savannah C
(X-SESSION) And The Winner is... Going Live with Kick Ass Confidence - Explore the world of Live Announce and Award Shows
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Promo - Imaging
Speakers
Melissa Disney
06:30PM - 09:30PM
Allatoona
(X-SESSION) ENVISION-ING YOUR TRUETELL - THE WORKSHOP
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Commercial
Speakers
Dave Walsh
06:30PM - 09:30PM
Savannah B
(X-SESSION) Find Your Signature Voice & Eliminate Ready Reads Forever
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Gaming
Speakers
Dave Fennoy
06:30PM - 09:30PM
Suwanee (Lower Level)
(X-SESSION) Know Your Next Step: Create and Execute a Step-by-Step Plan for Your Commercial Voiceover Business
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | eLearning
Speakers
Carrie Olsen
06:30PM - 09:30PM
Chattooga
(X-SESSION) Voice Acting and Improv - The Winning Commercial Combination to Help You Compete Everyday
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops | Acting
Speakers
Mary Lynn Wissner, Voices Voicecasting
06:30PM - 09:30PM
Savannah A
(X-SESSION) What do I need to know to break into Animation and Video Games
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops
06:30PM - 09:30PM
(X-SESSION) - WORKSHOP
Format : X-Session/Workshop
Track : X-Sessions/Workshops
09:00PM - 11:00PM
Chattahoochee Salon (Exhibit Hall)
VOA Saturday Night Party
Day 4, Mar 29, 2020
07:30AM - 09:00AM
Promenade
Sunday Morning Breakfast
Track : Networking-Community
09:00AM - 09:40AM
Grand Salon (Main Stage - Full)
Equilibrium: Finding Humility in Success and Dignity in Failure with Kay Bess
Track : Networking-Community
Speakers
Kay Bess
Gerald Test Attendee
10:00AM - 12:00 Noon
Grand Salon (Main Stage - Full)
Conference Wrap-up Session and Closing Sessions
Track : Networking-Community
Speakers
Gerald Test Attendee
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