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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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Friday, October 4 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Home Recording 101: Using the Kit You Built

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You've put together a recording kit - you have a couple of good microphones, a sound interface, and some sort of digital audio workstation software. Now, what do you _do_ with them? Our panel of musicians and recording engineers talk about the very basics of recording and mixing for both music and podcasts: room conditioning, setting up microphones, and levels, equalisation, compression, and sound "placement" for effect. We'll talk about some common pitfalls, and hopefully give you avoid some common initial mistakes.

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Dara Korra'ti

Supervillain, Crime and the Forces of Evil
Dara Korra'ti, a.k.a. Solarbird the Lightbringer of Crime and the Forces of Evil, is a former superhero turned supervillain musician. She's into rage-driven acoustic elfmetal, DIY/maker culture, heat rays, studio recording, kilotesla magnetic fields, gaming, zero-day exploits, and teleoperating sapients. Basically, the usual sort for any supervillain with a science/tech background. You've probably run her code... whether you knew it at the time... Read More →


Joe Fulgham

Joe Fulgham is a 12th level Skeptic/8th Level Rogue, and a host of the Caustic Soda podcast where he discusses the science, history, and pop culture of weird and gross topics. He steganographically encodes a complete personality backup in every podcast, assuring his eternal life. Joe is an active member of the Vancouver Skeptic community and enjoys making fun of people who believe improbable things, such as people being able to steganographically... Read More →

Friday October 4, 2013 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Room 03: Medium Programming (The Armstrong) 2nd Floor

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