Rich Weyand is a computer consultant and digital forensic analyst. He was born in Illinois and lived there almost 60 years before he and his wife engineered an escape to the hills of southern Indiana in 2011. His undergraduate and graduate education is in Physics, and he's never really recovered. He has co-authored several legal books and articles on automated trade secret asset management, and is currently heading up the launch of a computer software start-up. The June 2016 publication of his anthology of Hard-SF and Fantasy shorts, Adamant and other stories, is his first published fiction.
Jim Beall moderates this panel on stealth. In space we have a problem Anything in space generates heat if it has the power to move or survive. Heat is very detectable against the backdrop of very cold space. How is this overcome?
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
Roundtable discussion of various and timely science topics moderated by Dr. Robert Hampson. This is a remarkable panel dating back to the earliest LibertyCons. Everyone gets a say but no one gets to say too much.