Speakers

Systems Administrator
Escape Room Designer
Multi Purpose Rainbow Raptor

A

A

Natural History Museum, London
Curator of Mollusca
Post-Apocalyptic Book Club & Dark Societies
Founder
Animation Student Youtuber Anime fan
Writer and West African history nerd
Diverse Kids
BBC, Guardian, Computer Weekly, Alphr, Geek Pride, etc.
Freelance writer, author and parent
Anglia Ruskin University
Lecturer
Nine Worlds
Bifrost Organiser, Podcaster
Nine Worlds
Head of Content
Orbit
Author & Screenwriter
self-employed
author

B

B

Sitel
Customer Service Agent
University of East London
Senior Lecturer
Writer and academic
The Daily Dot
Geek culture journalist/film critic
Writer and Free Radical
Writer, Podcaster, Videomaker
Media critic, author
Liverpool John Moores University
lizzie biscuits
Shameless Showoff
Writer, review, podcaster
University College London
Naval Architect
Mental health helper, ukulele screecher, SJW, intrepid shy goth.
Queer Black Femme Lens
Freelance Film Curator
Plump Devs
Indie Game Dev, Geek, Artist, Autistic Creator

C

C

Writer & Composer
Little Brown
Writer
Boylesque performer
SFF writer and poet
Social gaming players and purveyors
Opinionated scientist and nerd.
Gamasutra
Game Critic and Writer
Department of Statistics, University of Warwick
Mathematician

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Ç

D

D

'show me your moves' team
Burlesque artiste
Podcaster
Hustlers of Culture/GPO Magazine
Helles Belles Burlesque
Producer
Nerd Enthusiast
Anthropologist, blogger, reviewer & pupper cuddle expert
Chaotic Adequate, University College London
Podcaster, PhD Student
GeekPlanetOnline
Editor-in-chief
Path Dependence Limited
Director
Geek and Asexual Activist
Kings College London
Historian

E

E

Mars One candidate
Samsung
Senior Developer/Advocate for the Samsung "Internet" Web Browser
Primal Spiral
author

F

F

n/a
Nineworlds single Talk co-presenter
Nine Worlds
Ready To Comply
Gollancz
Press Officer
8 Bit Boardgames
Director
London Metal Clay/Resistance is Futile
Jeweller and Workshop Facilitator
Black Armada Games
RPG Designer

G

G

TV presenter (of cult movies)
Strategic Business Insights
Consultant
University of Sheffield
Academic specialising in food, sex, bodies, etc.
Independent Researcher
Freelance
Writer
Royal Holloway, University of London
Lecturer in Classics
Artist, writer, and total scallywag.
Professional writer
NA
Performer
John abd Mary Gribbin
Writer
SOAS, University of London
Feminist scholar, blogger and podcaster
Mr
MC Luke Skywalker, the greatest Jedi that ever lived.

H

H

Producer for Workshops
University of Surrey
Deputy Associate Dean
General all-purpose fan
Unsung Stories
Author
Breaking the Glass Slipper
Author
Rowan, Rook and Decard
Games Designer
University of surrey
Lecturer

I

I

UFO Press
RPG designer and researcher

J

J

Plus-Size Runner and Body-Positivity Advocate
PanMacmillan (UK) Random House (US)
Author of GILDED CAGE
Programmer, imposter game designer.
Nine Worlds
Access Co-Ordinator
Technologist, gamer, prognosticator
Independent Researcher
Egyptologist, Classicist and cultural historian

K

K

Six to Start
Production Assistant
None
Novelist/poet
Nine Worlds
Deputy Director
Khaos
Bifrost performer and queer comic artist
University of Brighton
Lecturer in Film & Screen Studies

L

L

Nine Worlds
Registrations Deputy
Pop Verse and Breaking the Glass Slipper
Blogger, Podcaster, Writer
attendee and panel member
Oxford Brookes University
PhD student
Anglia Ruskin University
Deputy Head of Department

M

M

Royal Holloway, University of London
PhD researcher
University of Glasgow / Anglia Ruskin University
Project coordinator -College of Arts/ PhD Student
Author & Editor
The Natural History Museum
Curator
Freelance
Writer
Metropolitan Police Service
Police Constable Intelligence Officer
The University of Sheffield
Researcher
Nine Worlds
Head of Content
QA Engineer - Ops Minion
Journalist/Reviewer
Amateur historian, writer, creative, masseuse
Published by Gollancz in the UK
Author
Book blogger, crafter and cosplayer
Rebellion Publishing Ltd (Abaddon Books and Solaris)
Commissioning Editor
Royal Holloway, University of London.
Professor of Business Anthropology
Nineworlds
Vendor Liason
Full Fact
Director

N

N

writer, hair wizard
Senior Researcher/ Consultant
Freelance
Musician
Knitting Geek
Department of English and Creative Writing, Aberystwyth University
Lecturer in Creative Writing

O

O

(Simon and Schuster)
Author
Eurovision Expert in Residence, Slightly Odd DJ
Professional Wrestler and Fangirl
Various universities, journalist with Real Crime, Starburst and others
Lecturer / journalist

P

P

PanicReel
Enby writer, artist, critic & Orc scribe
Geek of Many Colours
Freelance
Scriptwriter
Fatal Attractions
Podcaster
The Open University
Research Fellow
The Wonky Spanner
Podcaster, Producer, Presenter and Performer
Larp caterer, occasional larp runner, occasional international larper, UK larper, kit-maker/leatherworker.

Q

Q

R

R

Pro-Wrestling: EVE
Promoter
Pro-Wrestling:EVE
Co-Owner / Producer
Cardiff University
Lecturer in Philosophy
Box Not Included
Podcaster
Booktuber & Podcaster
Show me your moves
Perfomer
University of Manchester
Senior Lecturer

S

S

Oxford Dictionaries
lexicographer and pronunciation specialist
Editor, Reviewer, Generalist Geek
British Sign Language Interpreter
Helles Belles Burlesque
Performer
Quizzy Rascals
Pub Quiz Team Leader
Humourless feminist killjoy
University of York
Academic and writer
Swordpunk
Swordsman
Nine Worlds
Head of Content
HarperVoyager, Orbit
Author
Post Apocalyptic Book Club
Helles Belles Burlesque
Compere
Nine Worlds
Kids Co-Ordinator
Harper Voyager
Author
Strange Silent Music
Silent Film Musician, Trainee Music Therapist
Content Producer (Talks)
Thursday night quiz question askerer

(

(

Fangirl and vidder

T

T

attendee, possible cosplayer if i can scrape kit together and cart it on the train
Rowan, Rook and Decard
Director
Nineworlds
Fixer of things and producer of functionality
Talespinners
Director
Dad (but also Writer and Games Designer)
Late addition
Pelgrane Press
Managing Director
Meetup organiser; finance nerd
University of London
Historian
Access:LARP
consultant and blogger

Event Organizer

V

V

Nine Worlds
Content Producer (Ents)

W

W

Show me Your Moves
Burlesque Performer
Orbit
Scribbler
Spoken Word performer and storyteller
Nine Worlds
Director
Startlingly ginger lovetrumpet.
Writer and fan
DeafFirefly
Poet
Author
Clinical Psychologist
Gollancz
Author