...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

Alternative Accomodation


Note rates checked on 27th Nov - they are likely to change.

For those of you looking for alternative accommodation the nearby Campanile & Village Hotels are currently showing good rates on booking.com and expedia.co.uk. both under £100 a night. The Campanile is across the SEC car park and the Village hotel is the other side of the river across either of the 2 pedestrian bridges.

Also across the river there is a Premier Inn just with rates around £50 a night.

The Hilton Garden Inn is already sold out for the dates of Satellite and the Radisson Red is showing rates above £150 a night.

Added on 27/11/2019 17:46 by Mark

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