...it's a giant gas
22nd – 24th May, 2020Crowne Plaza Hotel, Glasgow

Satellite 7

Science Fiction, Science Fact, Science Fun

with Guests of Honour:

Aliette de Bodard

Margaret Walty

Satellite 7 is the latest in a series of science fiction conventions with a strong science element that have been running in Glasgow since 2007. Each event has a different theme: this time we celebrate the planet Jupiter, in Art Deco / Rocketpunk style. Come and join us for a fun-filled weekend of talks, panel discussions, workshops and games.

Recent News

Hotel Bookings Now Open

Hotel room bookings are now open.

The convention rate of £145 per room per night is available from Thursday 21/05/2020 to Sunday 24/05/2020 inclusive. Rate is inclusive of Breakfast and VAT at the current rate.

An email has been sent to members with details of how to book. If you are a member and haven't received this, please contact hotel@seven.satellitex.org.uk.

Added on 12/11/2019 13:37 by Mad Elf

Music of the Sphere

Serendipitously, the Scottish Chamber Orchestra is performing Mozart's Symphony No. 41 'Jupiter'* on the 14th (Edinburgh), 15th (Glasgow), and 16th (Aberdeen) of November. See here for details.

* also Prokofiev's Violin Concerto No. 2, and Hersant's Five Pieces for Orchestra.

Added on 07/11/2019 18:23 by Mad Elf

Artist Guest of Honour Announced!

Satellite 7 is excited to announce Margaret Walty as artist Guest of Honour. Her work, themed on science fiction, nature and folklore, is well known for its bright colours and exceptional detail. As well as appearing on programme items, Margaret will be displaying pieces in the Art Show with some available for purchase.

Added on 05/11/2019 21:35 by Mad Elf