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EightSquared is the 2013 UK National Science Fiction Convention in Bradford - 29th March to 1st April.

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Friday, March 29 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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Your first Eastercon? Your first convention? Come along and find out what we're all about. With Alice Lawson, Steve Davies, Emily January, Ian McKenna and Pat McMurray.

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Steve Davies

Principal Consultant, Serco Consulting
Steve attended his first convention at Novacon 8 in 1978. He became involved in running conventions from 1986 with Unicon 7, soon moving on to a succession of Eastercons. He was chair of the 1999 Eastercon, Reconvene, in Liverpool. In 1996, he and a group of equally crazy people started editing the fanzine Plokta, eventually winning a series of Nova awards and then the Hugo award for best fanzine in 2005 and 2006. He also worked on a number of... Read More →

Alice Lawson

Co-Chair, Loncon 3.org
I'm the co-chair of Loncon 3 (The 72nd World Science Fiction Convention 14-18 Aug 2014) with Steve Cooper. This will be my third Worldcon committee (some people never learn)I have been helping at conventions since my first con in 1987. I enjoy meeting people from all over the world and all walks of life who have similiar intersts to me. I love reading and watching TV and films. Just starting to like real ale and chocolate is something I can... Read More →

Friday March 29, 2013 4:00pm - 5:00pm
2 - Rowan Cedar Court