25th – 27th May, 2018Crowne Plaza Hotel, Glasgow

Satellite 6

Science Fiction, Science Fact, Science Fun

with Guest of Honour:

Paul McAuley

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Satellite 6 is the latest in a series of science fiction conventions with a strong science element that have been running in Glasgow since 2007. Each event has a different theme: this time we celebrate the planet Venus. Come and join us for a fun-filled weekend of talks, panel discussions, workshops and games.

Recent News

First Day Guest

We are pleased to announce that Professor Charles Cockell, Director of the UK Centre for Astrobiology, University of Edinburgh, has agreed to join us on Saturday 26th May. He will give a talk entitled "What will aliens look like?: a guide for scientists and science fiction readers and writers"

Added on 21/03/2018 12:15 by Christine

Hidden Sun - not hidden soon!

Good News! Satellite 5 Guest of Honour Jaine Fenn has just announced a new book deal for her latest novel Hidden Sun. You can read more about it (and pre-order your copy) here. In an interesting twist, Jaine discusses the 5 genre-bending books that have inspired her. This illustrious list includes The Confluence Trilogy written by none other than Satellite 6 GoH Paul McAuley. Congratulations to Jaine and best wishes for success for your new book.

Added on 16/03/2018 11:32 by Michael

Socks in Glasgow!

Those of you who laughed till you cried at the wonderful 'Scottish Falsetto Sock Puppet Theatre' at Satellite 4 may be interested to know our knitted friends are appearing in Glasgow on the 14th and 15th of March in Dram! on Woodlands Road. More information and ticket sales can be found here

Added on 28/02/2018 12:27 by Michael

Satellite 6 is brought to you with the help of our corporate sponsor, Shorelines of Infinity