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Rick Boatright

Rick Boatright


Rick Boatright has been the "tech guy" for the 1632 series since 2001. He's published in the hardcover Grantville Gazettes as well as the E-Zine. Rick's common activities at cons feature his "Weird Tech" presentation, which he insists has nothing to do with steampunk. Outside of the SF universe, Rick is a partner in a small software development firm.

Scheduled Programming Events Featuring Rick Boatright

Day Time Name of Event
Fri 02:00PM The Future of Cybersecurity and CyberWarfare
Mark Paulk moderates this panel on the realities and dangers looming on the horizon with respect to cybersecurity and the potentials of cyberwarfare. Here is a link to panel references: http://vocshop.com/rick/libertycon/cyberwar.html
Fri 05:00PM Opening Ceremonies
Opportunity to meet the LibertyCon Guests and Staff
Centennial Theater
(60 min)
Fri 08:00PM Reading: Rick Boatright & Karl Gallagher
Come hear our Authors read from their works.
American Train Car
(60 min)
Sat 10:00AM What's New in 1632
Rick Boatright moderates this panel on what is new in the 1632 universe in all it's alternate history glory, with a mass autograph session to follow.
Sat 11:30AM 1632 Mass Autograph Session
Mass autograph session immediately follows the 1632 Roundtable. Limit 2 books per person per pass thru the line.
Sat 12:00PM Ask A Master Gunsmith
Michael Z. Williamson moderates this Q&A session and display of antique firearms.
Finley Room
(60 min)
Sat 01:00PM Future Societies - More of the Same or Something Completely Different?
Bill Thomasson moderates this panel on Future Societies. Should Science Fiction be our guide to something completely different or will the future really be more of the same?
Sat 04:00PM Retro-Futurist Alternate History Reprise
Griffin Barber moderates this panel on the myriad possibilities of worlds set in retro-futurist alternate history universes.
Sun 10:00AM Kaffeeklatsch
Have coffee / continental breakfast and chat with the pros