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UPDATE: Please note, this list was last updated on March 31, 2013. All content thereafter is being compiled for our official materials. If you submitted a request via the online form, or provided the requisite information to a track head, then your information has been received by the head of programming. You will receive an invitation to view the schedule at it's completion. All future updates will be added to our official website: penguicon.org. If you have questions upon seeing the official schedule about your panel, please direct them to programming@penguicon.org.

This list represents tentative inclusion in Penguicon 2013. Items listed are subject to change or cancellation.

Confirmed Guests of Honor:

Confirmed Events:

Confirmed Nifties:

  • LN2 Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream - Sarah Elkins & Phil Salkie (Food)
  • Open Soda - Bill Putt and Anthony Distel (Food)
  • Eric S. Raymond (Science)
  • Steuard Jensen (Science)
  • Edward L. Platt (Science)
  • Ida Briggs (Science)
  • Robert J. Trembley (Science)
  • Marla Fisher (Science)
  • Laura Resnick (Literature)
  • Ashley Prescott (Eco)
  • Sarah Metzler (Eco)
  • Dennis Tabaczewski (Performance)
  • DJ Grotesque (Performance)
  • Inverse Phase (Music)

Confirmed Performances:

  • Straight Outta Comicon
  • Wax Chaotic Concert
  • Game Bangers: The Web-Series Sneak Peek (Penguicon Film Premier)
  • Sanity Claws Radio Podcast
  • The Smithee Awards

Confirmed Panel/Demo/Workshop Topics:

  • Geon's Mean Green Dancing Machines
  • Introduction to Zenoss
  • Monitoring Embedded Devices
  • Introduction to Lightsaber Combat
  • Immortality of Knowledge Through Creative Commons
  • Grange Jr. Makers - Creating Programming for Young Makers
  • Camp Luminous
  • Bio-digestors… Green Technology Right in your Backyard
  • Science Fact in Science Fiction
  • Soar like Icarus (Wing Construction Workshop)
  • Fairy Wings (Wing Construction Workshop)
  • Where Do The Ideas Come From?
  • You've Written it, Now What?
  • Genre v Mainstream/Lit Fic: Are We Still Debating This?
  • Genre-Crossing: the Peanut Butter Cup of the Literary World
  • Are We Sick of the Undead Yet?
  • Writer's Groups and Networking
  • Who Is Your Monster?
  • F&SF Writers' Workshop
  • Where's the Science?
  • Science as Magic
  • The Personal Replicator
  • Beginner's Web Development Workshop
  • Where No One Has Gone Before - The Road to 31 Flavors (One OS/Day for a Month)
  • Big Brother is Watching: Leveraging Digital Surveillance Equipment for Studying Wild Insect Behavior
  • So, You Want to be an Urban Farmer…
  • Of Gods and Heroes: Thor, Loki, and the Avengers
  • Why Do Women Like the Bad Guy?
  • Acts of Shameless Self Promoting
  • Dramatic Fusion Belly Dance
  • Pros and Cons of Writing for Online Sites
  • Self-Publishing 101
  • Hazards of the Geek Lifestyle: The Dangers of All-Nighters in the Dark
  • Stunts for Film
  • Cinematic for the People
  • Body Language and You: How Not to be a Creeper… Again
  • The Lighter Side of Poly
  • Open Kink Roundtable Discussion
  • Critter Build
  • Sleep Hacks
  • Communication for Geeks
  • Seltzer: A Hackerspace CRM
  • VoIP, SMS, and MMS
  • Ninjas, Brogrammers, and Sparkly Code Princesses
  • LN2 Good Intentions
  • LN2 How-To
  • LN2 BYOI
  • LN2 Sunday Brunch
  • Getting the most out of EReaders
  • Collaborating with Git
  • Fictional Drinks and Drinking in Fiction: Everything from Romulan Ale to a Shaken Martini
  • GM - Strategies & Tricks
  • Why Can't Ashley Sing? (Modern Recording Studio Technology)
  • Fog Imaging
  • All About Audiobooks
  • Evil in Tolkien's Middle-Earth
  • How I Became an iOS Developer for Fun and Debt
  • It's Just a Web Site: How Poor Web Programming is Ruining Information Security
  • Swing Dancing - Learn New Moves, Impress Your Friends!
  • Whedonites Unite!: Joss Whedon Roundtable and Trivia
  • Engineer's Guide to Self-Defense Redux
  • Who's Geek are You Anyway? (Inprov Comedy)
  • The Tao of Star Trek
  • How We Built a Jukebox Island
  • Analytics, An Introduction
  • Pi on Your Face: An Introduction to the Raspberry Pi
  • Brainstorming Solutions to Violence from Guns
  • Is Steam Punk SciFi?
  • Do Humans Really Control the Most Information on the Planet?
  • Urban Astronomy: Your Sky Tonight
  • Tom Clancy & Larry's Bond's Origins
  • Making the Energy Infrastructure Work
  • The Physics of Video Games
  • Science & Society
  • Mini Weapons of Mass Destruction
  • Is the Fabric of the Universe Double Stitched?
  • Measuring and Hacking Polyphasic Sleep with Zeo
  • Hands-On Intro to Live Coding
  • Asteroid Mining: Turning Science Fiction into Science Fact
  • Player Types and Fun Injection
  • Gaming Styles and System Recommendations
  • Running the Game: A Crash Course
  • Steal This Game Idea
  • Play Around on GitHub
  • Open Demo: Steve Jackson & Mayfair Games
  • Pathfinder Society Scenario Intro 1: First Steps—Part I: In Service to Lore
  • Pathfinder Society Scenario Intro 2: First Steps—Part II: To Delve the Dungeon Deep
  • How I Lost 130 Pounds Without Being Miserable
  • The Dawn Probe: Investigating the Dawn of the Solar System

Confirmed Activities:

  • WoW Quest Scavenger Hunt
  • Penguicon 48 Film Contest
  • Zombie Tag
  • Ribbon Fairy
  • Find Waldo
  • Geeks with Guns
  • Chaos Machine
  • Zombie Walk
  • Critter Crunch and Critter Course
  • Midnight Yoga
  • Annual Dominion Tournament
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