This program is as updated and correct as we can promise at this stage. With that said you should know that everything can change at any time. Hopefully this will turn out to be correct at the end as well.
Friday 19th of April
15.00 Registration opens
Book buffet and NSS tables opens
Time to chat and get acquainted
18.00 Short welcome to Gothenburg
Craft tables opens. Learn how to “slynga band”.
18.30-19.30 a mini Supply Store is open
18.30 A savory snack and some finger food
19.45-20.45 Try some swedish folk dance. Ylva and Magnus Ewaldz helps you out.
21.00 Fika (Buns, coffe, tea)
22.00 Let’s call it a night!
Saturday 20th of April
9.30 Registration opens for those who arrive today
9.30-10.00 Learn how to ”Slynga band” (create a ribbon that can be used for bookmarks and more…).
Coffee, tea and some fruit are available
10.00 Opening/general information and some surprises
10.30-11.15 Olle Sahlin – What shall we do with granny? Or – what it takes to be a translator
11.20-12.05 Anna Henriksson – From the author’s mind to the reader’s shelf
12.10-13.10 The Supply Store is open with all the material available
12.45 Saturdays raffle and table of favourites (chocolate)
13.00 Pack the books you want to bring to the release walk
13.30 Flash mob in Bältesspännarparken. Release walk with treasure hunt and lunchbreak. There are plenty of restaurants on the way to stop for lunch.
16.30-17.00 Tobb and elis-fromSweden awaits by the last question on the treasure hunt to collect the questionnaires (you may also bring them to the dinner meet up at 18.30)
18.30 We gather for dinner. Meeting spot is Götaplatsen with the statue Poseidon
19.00 Dinner at restaurants on the town (Remember to sign up before noon on the lists available at the venue.)
Sunday 21st of April
10.25 Registration (for people attendning only Sunday)
10.25-11.00 Supply Store open (if anything left)
10.25 Book buffet opens with what is left
10.30 Melbourne Convention 2014 presentation
10.45 Bids for convention 2015 presentations
11.15-12.00 Author talk – Writing as a Refuge: A Conversation with Adnan Mahmutovic
12.00 Author signing and book sale
12.15 Prize giving, raffle, table of favourite (tea/cookies)
12.30 Supply Store open if anything left
12.30-13.30 The unconference part of the convention
13.30 Lets wrap this up. Time to say good bye.