Brian Aldiss, SFWA grandmaster and co-founder of the Campbell Award.
Robin Wayne Bailey, author and long-time member of the SFWA Board of Directors.
Greg Bear, award-winning author and chair of the advisory committee of the new Science Fiction Museum in Seattle.
Gregory Benford, award-winning author and astrophysicist at U.C., Irvine, and Campbell Award juror.
James Gunn, Director of the Center for the Study of Science Fiction, award-winning author, and my mentor.
Harry Harrison, award-winning author and co-founder of the Campbell Award.
Kij Johnson, award-winning author (including the Sturgeon Award), Sturgeon Award juror, and yours truly's beloved.
Jack McDevitt, SF author and "world-class good company" according to Michael Swanwick.
Frederik Pohl, SFWA grandmaster who will make the keynote address.
Pamela Sargent, award-winning author and editor, and Campbell Award juror.
Donna Shirley, former manager of the NASA Mars Exploration Program, and director of the Science Fiction Museum.
Joan Slonczewski, award-winning author and biology professor at Kenyon College.
John Ordover, former student of James Gunn, now Editor-in-Chief of Phobos Science Fiction and Fantasy publisher, and our match-maker.
George Zebrowski, award-winning author (including the Campbell Award) and editor.
This year's Campbell and Sturgeon Award winners (if they are able to attend).
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