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This page is the official schedule of 2014 SciWorld. 2014 SciWorld Online Convention may be slightly outdated as it needs to be manually updated after approval of the events listed here.

Block 1

This block displays times on Thursday, May 1, 2014 (or Friday, May 2 for Asia and Australia).

Melbourne
(East Australia)
Perth
(West Australia)
Moscow
(East Europe)
London
(West Europe)
New York
(East America)
San Fransisco
(West America)
06:00-07:00 04:00-05:00 00:00-01:00 21:00-22:00 16:00-17:00 13:00-14:00
IRC room 1 Opening Ceremony. Hosted Yatalu from Role Play Wiki (feel free to offer to host this along with me!)
IRC room 2 Unavailable for events
07:00-08:00 05:00-06:00 01:00-02:00 22:00-23:00 17:00-18:00 14:00-15:00
IRC room 1 Introduction to wiki editing. Discussion about how to edit a wiki (focus lies on RPWiki, but may be useful for other communities with wikis too. Hosted Yatalu from Role Play Wiki.
IRC room 2 Replace this by your name, club, name of the event and event description
08:00-09:00 06:00-07:00 02:00-03:00 23:00-00:00 18:00-19:00 15:00-16:00
IRC room 1 The advantages of being a role-player. Discussion about what you have learned, and how role-playing has influenced your life.  Come share your insights. Hosted by Chas Hammer of Trek Online.
IRC room 2 Replace this by your name, club, name of the event and event description
09:00-10:00 07:00-08:00 03:00-04:00 00:00-01:00 19:00-20:00 16:00-17:00
IRC room 1 Turning Simmers into Authors. Podcast by Sero, also featuring two guest speakers. Introduced by Chas Hammer of Trek Online.
IRC room 2 Replace this by your name, club, name of the event and event description
10:00-11:00 08:00-09:00 04:00-05:00 01:00-02:00 20:00-21:00 17:00-18:00
IRC room 1 RP Law & Ethics Discussion. Discussion about the development and current status of simming cultural norms and expectations.  Hosted by Charles Star of Independence Fleet.
IRC room 2 Replace this by your name, club, name of the event and event description
11:00-12:00 09:00-10:00 05:00-06:00 02:00-03:00 21:00-22:00 18:00-19:00
IRC room 1 Star Trek TNG Season 4 Trivia.  Game.  Hosted by Charles Star of Independence Fleet.
IRC room 2 Stargate: SG-10. Live action Stargate chat sim.  Hosted by FSF Falk of the Federation Sim Fleet. (Note: Starts on the half hour)
12:00-13:00 10:00-11:00 06:00-07:00 03:00-04:00 22:00-23:00 19:00-20:00
IRC room 1 USS Potemkin. Live action Star Trek chat sim.  Hosted by Warp of the Starfleet Legacy Alliance. Please note: This is a two hour long sim that usually plays at this time each week, as a result it will finish at its normal time. 
IRC room 2 Stargate: SG-10. Live action Stargate chat sim.  Hosted by FSF Falk of the Federation Sim Fleet. (Note: Ends on the half hour)

Block 2

This block displays times on Friday, May 2, 2014.

Melbourne
(East Australia)
Perth
(West Australia)
Moscow
(East Europe)
London
(West Europe)
New York
(East America)
San Fransisco
(West America)
23:00-00:00 21:00-22:00 17:00-18:00 14:00-15:00 09:00-10:00 06:00-07:00
IRC room 1 Introduction to the "T1" role-playing style. Discussion about what this style is and its most important rules. Hosted by Yatalu from Role Play Wiki.
IRC room 2 From Rockets to FTL.  Discussion about exploring the various kinds of sci-fi technology and the science behind them, as well as how to incorporate them into your story/RP. Hosted by Mr Xanadu and Luke Herbert from Ongoing Worlds.
00:00-01:00 22:00-23:00 18:00-19:00 15:00-16:00 10:00-11:00 07:00-08:00
IRC room 1 Flight of the Harbinger. Discussion about the ORIGIN universe and how to create a vivid universe for your story/RP (complete with species, planets, anomalies, governments, and lore). Hosted by Mr Xanadu from ORIGIN (Ongoing Words).
IRC room 2 Replace this by your name, club, name of the event and event description
01:00-02:00 23:00-00:00 19:00-20:00 16:00-17:00 11:00-12:00 08:00-09:00
IRC room 1 Past into the Future. Discussion on how retired players can still assist in roleplaying.  Hosted by

Tigra Tigress of (Oberth SevenContinuum Online and Sixth Fleet).

IRC room 2 Replace this by your name, club, name of the event and event description
02:00-03:00 00:00-01:00 20:00-21:00 17:00-18:00 12:00-13:00 09:00-10:00
IRC room 1 Darwin. Discussion on the creation and first one hundred days of the game itself, including the story so far and how the game was a surprise hit. Hosted by Luke Herbert, creator of Darwin.
IRC room 2 Second Generation Simming. Discussion about the challenges of growing up in simming. Hosted by Jessica Anderson of Sixth Fleet (daughter of Tigra Tigress).
03:00-04:00 01:00-02:00 21:00-22:00 18:00-19:00 13:00-14:00 10:00-11:00
IRC room 1 The Other Sort of Aliens. Discussion about roleplaying foreign characters.  Hosted by Silent Hunter of Phoenix Roleplaying.
IRC room 2 Replace this by your name, club, name of the event and event description
04:00-05:00 02:00-03:00 22:00-23:00 19:00-20:00 14:00-15:00 11:00-12:00
IRC room 1 Blogging & being everywhere. Discussion about blogging in the roleplaying community.  Hosted by David Ball of OngoingWorlds.
IRC room 2 Replace this by your name, club, name of the event and event description
05:00-06:00 03:00-04:00 23:00-00:00 20:00-21:00 15:00-16:00 12:00-13:00
IRC room 1 The History of Simming: Past, Present, Future. Discussion on simming's past, present, and future. Hosted by FSF Ignatius of the Federation Sim Fleet.
IRC room 2 Replace this by your name, club, name of the event and event description
06:00-07:00 04:00-05:00 00:00-01:00 21:00-22:00 16:00-17:00 13:00-14:00
IRC room 1 BREAK -- One-hour break to rest from events
IRC room 2 BREAK -- One-hour break to rest from events
07:00-08:00 05:00-06:00 01:00-02:00 22:00-23:00 17:00-18:00 14:00-15:00
IRC room 1 2 HOUR SPECIAL --

' The Oberth Seven: 'Tigra Tigress and Andrew Carter from Oberth Seven discussing Simmings Past.

IRC room 2 Replace this by your name, club, name of the event and event description
08:00-09:00 06:00-07:00 02:00-03:00 23:00-00:00 18:00-19:00 15:00-16:00
IRC room 1 2 HOUR SPECIAL --

' The Oberth Seven: 'Tigra Tigress and Andrew Carter from Oberth Seven discussing Simmings Past.

IRC room 2 Replace this by your name, club, name of the event and event description
09:00-10:00 07:00-08:00 03:00-04:00 00:00-01:00 19:00-20:00 16:00-17:00
IRC room 1 Alternative Genres: How to Keep Storylines Fresh and New. Discussion exploring how to keep storylines fresh and flowing for alternative genres, including Stargate, seaQuest, and JJ Abrams Trek Reboot. Hosted by FSF Falk and FSF Margo of the Federation Sim Fleet.
IRC room 2 The World of Mantaria and The Monster Wars. Discussion concerning the full history of Mantaria and the creatures who inhabit it. Includes the history of the war as well as details on each species including habitats, diets, personalities and powers. Also includes in-depth detail on new game features including the Plague, shadow beings, and the Rogue Army. Hosted by Ralazie of Ongoing Worlds.
10:00-11:00 08:00-09:00 04:00-05:00 01:00-02:00 20:00-21:00 17:00-18:00
IRC room 1 Simming in the new Star Wars canon. Discussion on how the new Star Wars canon announcement affects simming. Hosted by FSF Who of the Federation Sim Fleet.
IRC room 2 Replace this by your name, club, name of the event and event description
11:00-12:00 09:00-10:00 05:00-06:00 02:00-03:00 21:00-22:00 18:00-19:00
IRC room 1 USS Cadecus: MASH. Live action Star Trek chat sim. Hosted by FSF Esrom of the Federation Sim Fleet.
IRC room 2 Replace this by your name, club, name of the event and event description
12:00-13:00 10:00-11:00 06:00-07:00 03:00-04:00 22:00-23:00 19:00-20:00
IRC room 1 A GM Workshop: Message Board Edition. Discussion on how to create a tone of collaboration to produce high quality writing within a message board/play by post medium.  Hosted by Gabriel Logan of the Federation Sim Fleet.
IRC room 2 The IC Discussion! Discussion concerning simming techniques, and possible future arcs, etc, in the guise of your favourite character! Bring along your favourite character to roleplay, and have a fun chat with others! Hosted by SoapyMac of Phoenix Roleplaying.
13:00-14:00 11:00-12:00 07:00-08:00 04:00-05:00 23:00-00:00 20:00-21:00
IRC room 1

Open Sim:  Challenge the GM. Live action chat sim. Come in with an idea and see it follow into the creation of a live chat game.  Positions, placement, and idea acceptance are a first come first serve bases. Hosted by Gabriel Logan of the Federation Sim Fleet.

IRC room 2 Breaking Out of the Dreaded Comfort Zone! A discussion on creating new characters, and trying new ideas that are outside the normal type you'd choose to follow.  Hosted by SoapyMac of Phoenix Roleplaying.

Block 3

[ removed because unpopular time: extra slots are being added to block 2 and 4 instead ]

Block 4

This block displays times on Saturday, May 3, 2014 (or Sunday, May 4 for Asia and Australia).

Melbourne
(East Australia)
Perth
(West Australia)
Moscow
(East Europe)
London
(West Europe)
New York
(East America)
San Fransisco
(West America)
06:00-07:00 04:00-05:00 00:00-01:00 21:00-22:00 16:00-17:00 13:00-14:00
IRC room 1 Peaceful handovers, are they possible? Discussion on a change of leadership within sim/gaming groups, and how it can be painless, and peaceful. Hosted by Tavey Burgon of the Starfleet Legacy Alliance.
IRC room 2 Replace this by your name, club, name of the event and event description
07:00-08:00 05:00-06:00 01:00-02:00 22:00-23:00 17:00-18:00 14:00-15:00
IRC room 1 Torchwood Ten. Live action Torchwood/Dr. Who chat sim. Hosted by Tavey Burgon of the Starfleet Legacy Alliance.
IRC room 2 Replace this by your name, club, name of the event and event description
08:00-09:00 06:00-07:00 02:00-03:00 23:00-00:00 18:00-19:00 15:00-16:00
IRC room 1 Character arcs. Discussion on how to planning characer arcs. Hosted by Diego Herrera of UFOP: Starbase 118.
IRC room 2 Spelling and Grammar, and why they are your friend. Discussion on the benefits of proper spelling and grammar. Hosted by StarlightBloodhound from OngoingWorlds.
09:00-10:00 07:00-08:00 03:00-04:00 00:00-01:00 19:00-20:00 16:00-17:00
IRC room 1 Creating believable relationships. Discussion on how to write believable relationships for your characters. Hosted by Greir Reinard of UFOP: Starbase 118.
IRC room 2 Starfleet Feud. Team vs team game done in the style of Family Feud (Family Fortunes for UK and Irish readers). Hosted by Azanialix Ja'arda of the Starfleet Legacy Alliance.
10:00-11:00 08:00-09:00 04:00-05:00 01:00-02:00 20:00-21:00 17:00-18:00
IRC room 1 USS Repulse. Live action Star Trek chat sim.  Hosted by Kalquien and Ben Monroe of the Federation Sim Fleet.
IRC room 2 Advances in the Metaverse. Discussion about improvements made in virtual worlds to enhance visual simming efforts.  Hosted by Azanialix Ja'arda of the Starfleet Legacy Alliance.
11:00-12:00 09:00-10:00 05:00-06:00 02:00-03:00 21:00-22:00 18:00-19:00
IRC room 1 Franchise Crossovers in Star Trek Simming. Dicussion about bringing characters, species, elements from non-Trek into a Trek universe setting. Hosted by Benjamin Wolf of Star Trek: Polaris.
IRC room 2 Replace this by your name, club, name of the event and event description
12:00-13:00 10:00-11:00 06:00-07:00 03:00-04:00 22:00-23:00 19:00-20:00
IRC room 1 Closing ceremony.
IRC room 2 Room not avilable for events.
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