SAM: Storytelling Across Media

Thanks to everyone who helped make SAM: Storytelling Across Media 2019 such a great success!

SAM: Storytelling Across Media: Sat., Oct. 26 at the Comic-Con Museum

On Saturday, October 26, Comic-Con presents SAM: Storytelling Across Media at the Comic-Con Museum in Balboa Park, San Diego.

Things to do at this free one-day symposium include panels from comics greats Jim Lee and Kevin Eastman, kid-friendly activities, and networking events for anyone interested in a career in storytelling.

  • When: Saturday, Oct. 26, 11:00 AM–6:00 PM (Programming) • 6:00–9:00 PM (Reception)
  • Where: Comic-Con Museum, 2131 Pan American Plaza, Balboa Park, San Diego, CA 92101

This is a FREE event, but seating in panels and certain networking events is limited. Advance online registration is encouraged.

In addition to panels that explore how to tell stories in comics, film, television, costuming, wrestling, and other media, SAM 2019 offers partnership opportunities for creatives through two programs: Comic Creator Connection and Gaming Creator Connection. Visit the Attending the Show page for info on registering for panels and each Creator Connection.

Events That Are First-Come, First-Served

SAM 2019 will also host portfolio reviews from San Diego’s own IDW Publishing, as well as tabletop gaming demos and a gaming miniature paint-and-take area. A SAM badge is all that’s required to participate in these free events. Visit the Attending the Show page for more info.

Evening Reception

Mingle with attendees, panelists, and guests from 6:00–9:00 PM on the Main Level of the Comic-Con Museum. Simply present your SAM badge for admission. Light, complimentary refreshments will be served.