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Event Dates: July 2-5, 2020

Location: Los Angeles Convention Center (Floorplan)

 

Panel Application Process

To host a screening, premiere, special announcement, or talent spotlight, or another type of programming content at Anime Expo, you must submit all the available information in a panel application.

Guest of Honor

Every year, AX invites a select group of professionals and creators who have made significant contributions to the Japanese content industry. Guests of Honor are requested to complete various activities as a part of their participation in Anime Expo.

Industry Appearance

Anime Expo can provide promotional support for companies who plan to host voice actors, content creators, and other members of the industry at Anime Expo.

Industry Autograph Session

Space is available for industry partners to use to hold autograph sessions for their industry appearance(s). Please be mindful of the requirements for using the space.

Anime Expo 2018 Event Highlights

Programming Locations

Hall B (Main Events)

Location: Los Angeles Convention Center
Previous Events: My Hero Academia: Two Heroes World Premiere (2018) Neon District (2017), your name. World Premiere (2016), ONE PUNCH MATSURI (2016), Fate/stay night Special Event featuring Mashiro Ayano and Aimer (2015), Kill la Kill Special Event featuring Eir Aoi (2014), Little Witch Academia: The Enchanted Parade Premiere, Masquerade
Capacity: 3300

Petree Hall (Live Programming 1)

Location: Los Angeles Convention Center
Uses: Panels, Fashion Show, Events/Shows
Capacity: 2000

Platinum Ballroom (Live Programming 2)

Location: JW Marriott
Previous Events: Crunchyroll Presents: An Exclusive Sneak Peek of The Ancient Magus Bride (2017)
Uses: Panels, Screenings
Capacity: 1700

Room 408AB (Live Programming 3)

Location: Los Angeles Convention Center
Uses: Panels, Screenings
Capacity: 900

Room 411 (Theatre - Live Programming 4)

Location: Los Angeles Convention Center
Notes: Fixed, theater-style seating
Uses: Panels, screenings
Capacity: 250

Room 404 (Live Programming 5)

Location: Los Angeles Convention Center
Uses: Panels, Screenings
Capacity: 235

Room 403 (Workshop 1)

Location: Los Angeles Convention Center
Note: Classroom-style seating
Uses: Panels, Screenings
Capacity: 270

Room 406 (Workshop 2)

Location: Los Angeles Convention Center
Note: Classroom-style seating
Uses: Panels, Screenings
Capacity: 175

Diamond Ballroom A-D (Video 1)

Location: JW Marriott
Previous Event: Love Live! Concert Film Screening: μ’s→NEXT LoveLive! 2014~ENDLESS PARADE~ (2015)
Uses: Video Screening Room
Capacity: 900

Diamond Ballroom E-J (Video 2)

Location: JW Marriott
Uses: Video Screening Room
Capacity: 900

Room 402AB (Video 3)

Location: Los Angeles Convention Center
Uses: Video Screening Room
Capacity: 250

Room 409AB (Video 4)

Location: Los Angeles Convention Center
Uses: Video Screening Room
Capacity: 250

Outside Venues

Microsoft Theater

Previous Events: Anisong World Matsuri (2016 / 2017 / 2018), “OTAQUEST LIVE” powered by LDH USA, Crunchyroll presents Anamanaguchi and Porter Robinson (2015), Hatsune Miku (2011)
Capacity: 7100

The NOVO

Previous Events: Japan Band Battle featuring FLOW and OLDCODEX (2016), Cool Japan Festival featuring WagakkiBand and IA (2015), PORNOGRAFFITTI (2013)
Capacity: 2300

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