These are conventions I currently plan to attend in 2016.
I may well add more.
Annapolis Book Festival – April 25, 2015. I will be one of three authors on a panel discussion with Catherine Asaro about “Aliens, Dragons And Intergalactic Private Eyes.” Annapolis, MD
New York ComicCon – October 11-12, 2014: Panel Discussion: Stormtroopers vs. Red Shirts
Conflicts in galaxies far far away have entertained us since dawn of science fiction, but Star Trek and Star Wars helped bring SF to the forefront of pop culture. Tony Diterlizzi (The Adventure of Luke Skywalker: Jedi Knight), Jack Campbell (The Lost Stars: Imperfect Sword), Karen Bao (Dove Arising), Tony Abbott (Copernicus Legacy: The Serpent's Curse), Emmy Laybourne (Monument 14), Claudia Gabel and Cheryl Klam (Etherworld) discuss skiffy upbringings and these two influential classics. www.newyork comiccon.com
LonCon 3 - August 12-16, 2014 – London Dockland, UK. LonCon3
Bubonicon 46 - August 1-3, 2014 – Santa Fe, New Mexico. John was the co-guest of honor and a speaker. www.bubonicon.com
Akon-25 - June 6-8, 2014, Dallas, TX, www.a-kon.com
Balticon 48 - May 23-26, 2014, Memorial Day Weekend www.balticon.org
Capclave October 11-13, 2013 at the Hilton Hotel, 620 Perry Parkway, Gaithersburg, Maryland Capclave
Balticon 47 Memorial Day Weekend May 24-27, 2013 http://www.balticon.org/
Dragoncon August 30 - September 2, 2013, Atlanta, GA http://dragoncon.org/