Melissa Anelli

CEO
Mischief Management
Participates in 9 items

Melissa is the CEO of Mischief Management, which produces LeakyCon, the world’s biggest Harry Potter convention, as well as other immersive and community building events for fans. She's a host of the PotterCast and also runs The Leaky Cauldron website. In 2008 she published the New York Times bestselling Harry, A History, a chronicle of the Potter phenomenon. Melissa lives in Brooklyn with her husband and dog. More at melissaanelli.com.

Sessions in which Melissa Anelli participates

Friday 9 August, 2019

Time Zone: (GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
10:15 AM
10:15 AM
LeakyCon Party Game Hour
1 hour, 10:15 AM CDT - 11:15 AM CDT

Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center - MainStage (Exhibit Hall E)

Game

Melissa Anelli, Mischief Management (Moderator)

James Payton, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Moderator)

Maureen Johnson, Says Who (Participant)

Tiana Benjamin (Participant)

Georgina Leonidas (Participant)

12:45 PM
12:45 PM
Questions of the Wizarding World: The Trace
1 hour, 12:45 PM CDT - 1:45 PM CDT

Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center - MainStage (Exhibit Hall E)

Discussion

Melissa Anelli, Mischief Management (Participant)

Joe DeGeorge, Harry and the Potters (Participant)

Paul DeGeorge, Harry and the Potters (Participant)

3:15 PM
3:15 PM
How Harry Potter Influenced Us
1 hour, 3:15 PM CDT - 4:15 PM CDT

Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center - Owl Room (D171/173)

Panel

Melissa Anelli, Mischief Management (Moderator)

Becky Albertalli (Participant)

Angie Thomas (Participant)

Nic Stone (Participant)

Julie Murphy (Participant)

Saturday 10 August, 2019

Time Zone: (GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
10:15 AM
10:15 AM
LeakyCon Feud
1 hour, 10:15 AM CDT - 11:15 AM CDT

Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center - MainStage (Exhibit Hall E)

Game

Afshan Azad, Harry Potter films (Participant)

Tiana Benjamin (Participant)

Jim Tavaré, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Moderator)

Scarlett Byrne, Harry Potter films (Participant)

Georgina Leonidas (Participant)

Melissa Anelli, Mischief Management (Participant)

James Payton, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Participant)

11:30 AM
11:30 AM
Spotlight: Hogwarts Students
1 hour, 11:30 AM CDT - 12:30 PM CDT

Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center - MainStage (Exhibit Hall E)

Interview

Melissa Anelli, Mischief Management (Moderator)

Afshan Azad, Harry Potter films (Participant)

Scarlett Byrne, Harry Potter films (Participant)

Tom Felton (Participant)

Tiana Benjamin (Participant)

Georgina Leonidas (Participant)

3:15 PM
3:15 PM

Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center - MainStage (Exhibit Hall E)

Discussion

Melissa Anelli, Mischief Management (Participant)

Mike Schubert, Potterless (Participant)

Sunday 11 August, 2019

Time Zone: (GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
10:15 AM
10:15 AM
Spotlight: Tom Felton
1 hour, 10:15 AM CDT - 11:15 AM CDT

Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center - MainStage (Exhibit Hall E)

Interview

Melissa Anelli, Mischief Management (Moderator)

Tom Felton (Participant)

2:00 PM
2:00 PM

Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center - Unicorn Room (D167/174)

Discussion

Melissa Anelli, Mischief Management (Participant)

Proma Khosla, Mashable (Participant)

Mike Schubert, Potterless (Participant)

4:30 PM
4:30 PM
PotterCastLess: Live
1 hour, 4:30 PM CDT - 5:30 PM CDT

Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center - MainStage (Exhibit Hall E)

Podcast

Melissa Anelli, Mischief Management (Participant)

Mike Schubert, Potterless (Participant)