Vancouver FlipOut strives to bring forth the most informative and interesting subject matter in the world of pinball. We also want our panels to be interactive and allow open communication with the audience. Our exciting 2017 lineup of guest speakers is confirmed! Click for schedule.

2017 Guests

Dirty Donny

One of the most influential artists to invade the pop culture scenes of the punk, rock n roll and heavy metal underground, Dirty Donny did the artwork on Stern's Metallica and is working with them once again on a secret title & new art book.

Jack Guarnieri

Jersey Jack Pinball​
We are extremely pleased to have Veteran industry figure Jack Guarnieri aka Jersey Jack confirmed to speak at our workshop series. Very few people have his drive & determination or his ability to harness great talent.

David Thiel

Pinball Audio Freelancer
Musician, composer and free lance interactive audio designer, David has created audio packages for more than 20 pinball machines including Dialed In, The Hobbit, Alien, Tron, AC/DC, Star Trek & Family Guy.

Butch Peel

Jersey Jack Pinball
Industry revered pinball tech wizard, host of youtube series Playfield Tours with Butch Peel and all around JJP specialist, will speak on the ins & outs of Dialed In, The Hobbit & Wizard Of Oz….and maybe title number four!

Mike Kalinowski

Pinball designer, mechanic and driving force behind Homepin’s forthcoming release Thunderbirds. Mike will bring us up to speed on his factory in China, Homepin’s line of pinball replacement boards and the brand that started it all….Hankin arcade cocktail tables.

Jack Danger

Dead Flip
Pinball personality & Twitch streaming trailblazer, Jack Danger has become known around the world as the first embassador of pinball commentary and gameplay on new & soon to be released pinball titles.

Josh & Chance

The Canadian Arcade
Josh Brown & Chance Johnson have quickly become a fixture on the Canadian pinball & arcade scene. Their videos are funny, informative and a breath of fresh Alberta air!

Mary MacPherson

DJ Mary Mac
Mary Mac started DJing in clubs in early 2000, and was one of a handful of DJs in Canada pioneering the UK breakbeat sound. In addition to performing at our exclusive VIP Party Friday night, this hardcore pinhead will be competing in Vancouver FlipOut.