2016 ConDFW is Feb 12-14 at the Hilton Dallas Lincoln Center.
I’m posting this now because there is a SPECIAL DISCOUNT through NOVEMBER for 3 day membership!
From Friday morning through Monday evening, use the discount code BLACKFRIDAY to get $5 off a 3-day adult membership to ConDFW! That’s $30 for a 3-day membership. Hurry–our membership price goes up to $40 on December 1st!
Guests of Honor are John Scalzi and Seanan McGuire. Some of the science guests are —
- Paul Abell – Lead Scientist for Planetary Small Bodies assigned to the Astromaterials Research and Exploration Science Directorate at the NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas.
- John Delaughter — planetologist living in Houston, TX. He has made explosions at the Omniplex Science Museum, frozen stuff at the Miami Science Museum, explored Venus as a NASA intern, played with earthquakes as part of EarthScope, and listened to whales as a Monterrey Bay Aquarium Research Institute intern.
- Mel White — Egyptologist, fossil preparator for the Perot and for the Heard Museum and is heavily involved with the local Audubon society
ConDFW is a literary science fiction and fantasy convention featuring writing- and publishing-focused programming, science programming, excellent guests, art tables, charity book swap, and a slew of non-traditional activities such as the Sci-Fi Spelling Bee. 100% volunteer-run.