Schedule & Events
Subject to Change
Friday, November 3, 2017
Events
6:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Meet & Greet, Tea & Sandwiches:  private residence of  John Sabol & Mary Becker.  Address to be provided via email after ticket is purchased.  Please look for an email in your regular or spam folders from ghostexcavationconference@yahoo.com
 9:00 - 10:30 p.m.
Ghost Tour:  Omni Bedford Springs Resort & Spa.  GPS Address:  2198 Sweet Root Road, Bedford, PA 15522.  Meet at Spa staircase.  
 11:00 p.m. - ?
Ghost Excavation:   Omni Bedford Springs Resort & Spa.  Investigation will take place in various areas of haunted activity.  Clothing:  ideal - late Victorian period (1880s-1901).  Clothing can be an entire outfit or aspects of Victorian clothing.  Clothing can also consist of plain shirt/blouse, slacks/skirt - NO LOGOS!!!!  Lanterns, no flashlights.   Recommended equipment:  audio,  cameras, video recording devices, and your acting chops and/or your writing/observance skills.  Meet in hotel lobby area.    
Saturday, November 4
Speakers Schedule
Taylor Conference Room
10:00 - 10:15 a.m.
 Mary Becker, Introduction and History
10:15 - 10:45 a.m.
 John Sabol, Excavating Victorians: Digging Into the Past, 'Layering' the Future 
11:00 -11:30 a.m.

 Rosemary Ellen Guiley, Mirrors: Portals to the Afterlife and  Spirit Realm

11:45 - 12:15 p.m.
  Rick Fisher, Ouija - Tales from the Talking Boards  
12:15 - 1:30 p.m.
 Lunch, on your own 
1:30 - 2:00 p.m.
 Margaret Byl, History of the Seance 
2:15 - 2:45 p.m.
 Robert "Brad" Bradley, Paranormal Investigation Equipment, Then and Now 
3:00 - 3:30 p.m.
 Alex Matsuo, Spiritualism: Rise of Modern Media Culture 
3:45 - 4:15 p.m.
 Brandon Massullo, New Theories on Victorian Era Ghostly Encounters
4:30 - 5:00 p.m. 
 Brian Parsons, The Case of the Spirited Decision: A Paranormal Palette of Critical Thinking
 5:15 - 5:45 p.m.
 Herman "Mike" Stevenson, The Connection Between EVPs, EMIs, and EOCs and the Science Behind Them
 6:00 - 10:00 p.m.
 Dinner at local haunted restaurant (tba), Free Time 
 10:30 p.m. -  ?
 Seance and Table Tipping with Margaret Byl, Facilitator