AFO Panel Application

Our panel application is now closed.

Welcome to the world of Anime Festival Orlando’s panels and special events. If you’re interested in hosting your panel with Anime Festival Orlando this year, be sure to read carefully below.


Transformers Panel

Please Review Carefully

  • Please note you must be 16 years old or older at the time of the event to host a panel.
  • We will prioritize applications for panels that are about the following:
    Japanese cinema
    Japanese culture
    Japanese entertainment
  • We also like applications for panels that allow for audience participation/interactivity.
  • All panels are expected to be family-friendly in both content and presentation unless otherwise labeled.
  • Panels that are 18+ will require ID check. All panelists running 18+ panels must be 18+ and provide government-issued ID.
  • Panels that are 18+ are limited in scheduling (10pm - 2am) and will require an ID check.
  • If your panel is approved, you and up to one co-panelist will receive a single-day pass pass to AFO for the day of your panel.
  • To receive a weekend pass you need to be approved for two or more panels over course of the weekend.
  • As an AFO panelist, you will be representing Anime Festival Orlando and will be expected to conduct yourself responsibly.
  • Anime Festival Orlando reserves the right to approve, deny, or cancel any panels submitted.