Detcon1 is the 2014 North American Science Fiction Convention (or NASFiC), and will be held at the Renaissance Center in downtown Detroit from July 17-20.
Get ready for fun in all flavors of science fiction and fantasy geekdom. Come meet authors, artists, scientists, makers, musicians, costumers, gamers, and other creative folk and fellow fans. Explore the Art Show and Dealers Room, check out the panels and presentations, spot a new indie film at the Film Festival, hit the parties and dance scene, watch the Masquerade costume contest and awards ceremonies, or just hang out with friends in the Renaissance Center Marriott’s huge atrium and lobby.
Detcon1's Guests include:
Guests of Honor:
* Author GOH Steven Barnes
* Artist GOH John Picacio
* Fan GOHs Bernadette Bosky, Arthur D. Hlavaty and Kevin J. Maroney
* Scientist GOH Helen Greiner
* Music GOHs Bill Sutton and Brenda Sutton
* Conchairs Emeritus Roger Sims and Fred Prophet, the co-chairs of Detention, the 1959 Worldcon held in Detroit.
* Young Adult Author Guest Nnedi Okorafor
For more information, visit the Detcon1 website at www.detcon1.org