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Chris Kennedy

Chris Kennedy

     Author


A bestselling Science Fiction/Fantasy author and speaker, Chris Kennedy is a former naval aviator and elementary school principal. Chris' stories include the "Occupied Seattle" military fiction duology, "The Theogony" and "Codex Regius" science fiction trilogies, the "War for Dominance" fantasy trilogy, and stories in the "Four Horsemen" universe. Get his latest free story at his website, http://chriskennedypublishing.com. Chris is also an accomplished publisher, having produced bestselling stories by Mark Wandrey and Jason Cordova, among others.

Called "fantastic" and "a great speaker," he has coached hundreds of beginning authors and budding novelists on how to self-publish their stories at a variety of conferences, conventions and writing guild presentations. He is the author of the award-winning #1 bestseller, "Self-Publishing for Profit: How to Get Your Book Out of Your Head and Into the Stores," as well as the leadership training book, "Leadership from the Darkside." Find out more about having him talk to your group at http://chriskennedyspeaking.com.

Chris lives in Virginia Beach, Virginia, with his wife and family. He is currently working with the Navy to help shape Navy training processes for the year 2025. He is the holder of a doctorate in educational leadership and master's degrees in both business and public administration.

Follow Chris on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/chriskennedypublishing.biz and on Twitter at @ChrisKennedy110.


Scheduled Programming Events Featuring Chris Kennedy

Day Time Name of Event
Fri 02:00PM Author's Alley (Boop, Bragg/Daniel Butler, Burkhead, C. Kennedy, Schroeder)
Come by the Author's Alley to chat, buy a book or get an autograph!
Fri 03:00PM The Future of Military Flight
Pilots and Engineers dish on the future of helos, UAVs, and planes. Ross Hathaway will moderate.
Fri 05:00PM Opening Ceremonies
Opportunity to meet the LibertyCon Guests and Staff
Event
Centennial Theater
(60 min)
Fri 10:00PM Technological Future of War
Michael Z. Williamson moderates this perennial panel on how today's advances will affect the future of warfare.
Sat 11:00AM Author's Alley (Boop, Grant, Humphreys, C. Kennedy, Maggert)
Come by the Author's Alley to chat, buy a book or get an autograph!
Sat 02:00PM Autograph Session (Burkhead, Finn, C. Kennedy)
Autograph sessions will be located in the Dealer's Room. Authors will cycle through hourly, except for the author's that have their own tables who will be available when they are not scheduled in the program. Limit 5 books (if you bring more, get 5 signed and go to the back of the line.)
Autograph
Dealer's Room
(60 min)
Sat 05:00PM Masters of Military Science Fiction
Chris Kennedy moderates this discussion on the essential elements necessary to create good hard military science fiction.
Sat 09:00PM AESC & Thorn Publishing Party / "For a Fistful of Credits" Book Launch Party and Mass Autograph Session
AESC & Thorn Publishing Party Book Launch together with a Book launch and mass autograph session for "For a Fistful of Credits", a new anthology set in the Four Horsemen Universe and hosted by Mark Wandrey and Chris Kennedy.
Sat 11:00PM Mad Scientist Roundtable
Roundtable discussion of various and timely science topics moderated by Tedd Roberts. This is a remarkable panel dating back to the earliest LibertyCons. Everyone gets a say but no one gets to say too much.
Sun 10:00AM Kaffeeklatsch
Have coffee / continental breakfast and chat with the pros
Sun 12:00PM Author's Alley (Coe/Jackson, Holo, C. Kennedy, Lowery, Schroeder)
Come by the Author's Alley to chat, buy a book or get an autograph!