2022 Speakers & Guests

Thursday

7:00 PM: Podcasters talk about podcasting and good practices.

Friday

9:30 AM: Playing Tips from IFPA 17 Champion player Eric Stone

11:00 AM: Building a Podcast in your Community, with Lauren Gray & Rebecca Salam from the Backbox Pinball Podcast.

1:00 PM: Modifying a Dual-Mode Add-A-Ball to Use Both Modes, with Dave Marston and Dave Metrando

2:15 PM: Finding Pinball’s Next Generation, by Ryan Zlomek

3:15 PM: Homebrew Game Developers Panel

4:30 PM: Pinball Mods and Musts You Can Do Cheaply, with Todd Tuckey, Frank Lindenmuth, and the TNT Crew

7:00 PM: Update on the pinball scene in New York City, led by Kris Medina, ending with reminiscences about one of the most influential and supportive NYC operators, Al Cihak (RIP).

Saturday

9:30 AM: Our famous Late-Breaking News session

11:00 AM: Fireside chat between Dave Marston and Roger Sharpe “What If WMS Pinball stayed intact under new ownership?”

1:30 PM: Inside Scorbit, and update with Brian O’Neill and Ron Richards

2:15 PM: American Pinball Update, with David Fix, Steve Bowden, and Ryan McQuaid

3:00 PM: Screening of Full Tilt, a documentary film by Ben Willms

3:45 PM: Fireside chat between Dave Marston and Jim Patla, covering pinball development from 1970 to the present!

Autograph session will start at about 4:50 PM.

6:00 PM: Jersey Jack Pinball Update, with Jack Guarnieri, Steve Ritchie, Mark Seiden, and any other JJP people who are in town. Lots of talk about the new Toy Story 4 game! Free pizza!

You can see typical seminars we offer on our Past Speakers page.

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Jim Patla

Pinball Designer

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Roger Sharpe

Marketing Consultant

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Eric Stone

World Pinball Champion

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John Borg

Pinball designer

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Steve Ritchie

Pinball designer

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Mark Seiden

Pinball designer

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Jack Guarnieri

Jersey Jack Pinball

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David Fix

American Pinball

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Ryan McQuaid

American Pinball

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Steve Bowden

American Pinball

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TWINS ARCADE

TNT Ammusments

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Todd Tuckey and Frank Lindenmuth

TNT Ammusments

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Raymond Davidson

Software Engineer at Stern Pinball

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Ryan White

Chicago Gaming

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Mike Hsu

Pike Radio