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Welcome to the VCON 38 Programming Schedule.

Every year, VCON’s crack Programming team assembles three days jam-packed with the best in panels, workshops, and events to keep you in geek nirvana. We hope that you are as excited by the panels, discussions, workshops and presentations we have on offer this year as we are!

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Sunday, October 6 • 10:00am - 11:00am
Fighting Ships

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What was naval combat like? From ship to ship volleys to boarding parties. Join our panel for a discussion that will separate the historical from the fantastical.

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Gunpowder Gertie

Captain, Buccaneers of the Black Fleet
Gunpowder Gertie has been immersed in the pirate community for the past 5 years, attending events from New Orleans to Portland to Washington state, and Northern California. The official  pirate of Britannia Heritage Shipyards, in Steveston, she is responsible for their children's Buccaneer birthday and summer camp program. | | Inductee  to the Order of Leviathan. Contributor to Mutiny magazine online. Purveyor of fyne rumcakes... Read More →


Devon Boorman

Devon Boorman is the Director and Master Instructor for Academie Duello, the world's largest centre for the study of European Swordplay and Martial Arts, based in downtown Vancouver.

Dave Duncan

Dave Duncan is a prolific writer of Fantasy and SF, twice winner of the Aurora Award. He lives in Victoria, BC.
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Donna Prior

Sparkly Princess of Social Media and Community Management. Gamer, Geek, Future wife of Wedge Antilles. Community Coordinator for ArenaNet. Events Mgr @GreenRoninPub. Social Events Mgr @GeekGirlCon. Games Director @Steamcon BUSY BUSY GIRL.

Sunday October 6, 2013 10:00am - 11:00am
Room 03: Medium Programming (The Armstrong) 2nd Floor

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