Hugh S. Gregory

Spaceflight Historian
Participates in 6 items
Mr. Hugh S. Gregory, Spaceflight Historian A survivor of a recent battle with cancer, Hugh is an avid Spaceflight Historian based in Vancouver, Canada. His career includes Engineers' Surveyor, Industrial Paramedic/EMT and managing his own OHS Program consulting service. His research portfolio includes the conceptual theory work on the E.L.D.S.R.R. space reactor, Project M.O.S.S. (Musk Observatory Supernova Search), Project M.A.S.T. (Mars Analogue Simulation Trainer) for the Mars Society and co-authoring a paper published in Cartographia on mapping on Mars. From 2005 to 2008 he was the Mars Society Engineering Team's Chief Training Documents Editor, Chief Cartographer and Waypoint Database Curator for both the MDRS and FMARS research stations. From 2006 to 2015 he was the Official Spokes person for the Orbital Commerce Project, the world's first non-government funded flight school for training sub-orbital pilots and payload specialists. He's produced and sold videos on "Voyager 2 at Neptune", "The Gas Planets", "SSTO-The DC-X", "Soviet Space Disasters" and "The Flight Of Buran-The Russian Shuttle Story". Hugh’s slide/video shows have been appearing at Conventions across North America and also overseas for over 30 years, including 11 world cons and 8 Dragon Cons. On weekends he's a private pilot, amateur astronomer, wind tunnel Bodyflyer & competition judge, an accomplished formation flying skydiver (started jumping in 1976), skydiving competition judge, and enjoys mountain hiking and skiing with his wife Anne. This is Hugh's 3rd appearance at SpoCon.

Sessions in which Hugh S. Gregory participates

Friday 9 August, 2019

Time Zone: (GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
3:00 PM
3:00 PM
Exoplanets for Writers
45 minutes, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

The Historic Davenport Hotel - Worthy Room

Panel

James C. Glass (Moderator)

Hugh S. Gregory (Participant)

Guy L Pace (Participant)

Frog Jones, Impulsive Walrus Books (Participant)

Saturday 10 August, 2019

Time Zone: (GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
1:00 PM
1:00 PM
The Rest of the World in Space
45 minutes, 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

The Historic Davenport Hotel - Grand Pennington Ballroom B

Talk

Hugh S. Gregory (Moderator)

3:00 PM
3:00 PM
What's New in Science
45 minutes, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

The Historic Davenport Hotel - Grand Pennington Ballroom B

Large Programming

James C. Glass (Moderator)

Kempe Ames (Participant)

Hugh S. Gregory (Participant)

Michael Brugger, MichaelBruggerArts (Participant)

4:00 PM
4:00 PM
We Have the Power
45 minutes, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

The Historic Davenport Hotel - Worthy Room

Panel

Austin Wilmerding (Moderator)

Mark Rounds, Univerisity of Idaho (Participant)

Hugh S. Gregory (Participant)

Sunday 11 August, 2019

Time Zone: (GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
10:00 AM
10:00 AM
Scenes From a Solar Eclipse
45 minutes, 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

The Historic Davenport Hotel - Grand Pennington Ballroom B

Talk

Hugh S. Gregory (Moderator)

12:00 PM
12:00 PM
World War One, 100 Years Later
45 minutes, 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

The Historic Davenport Hotel - Worthy Room

Panel

Mike McWatters (Moderator)

Hugh S. Gregory (Participant)

Alan M. Clark, Alan M. Clark Illustration and IFD Publishing (Participant)