Wil McCarthy

Participates in 1 Session
Engineer/Novelist/Journalist/Entrepreneur Wil McCarthy is a former contributing editor for WIRED magazine and science columnist for the SyFy channel, where his popular "Lab Notes" column ran from 1999 through 2009. He has been nominated for the Nebula, Locus, Seiun, AnLab, Colorado Book, Theodore Sturgeon and Philip K. Dick awards.  In addition, his imaginary world of “P2” was rated one of the 10 best science fiction planets of all time by Discover magazine.  His short fiction has graced the pages of magazines like Analog, Asimov's, WIRED, and SF Age, and his novels include the New York Times Notable BLOOM, Amazon.com "Best of Y2K" THE COLLAPSIUM (a national bestseller) and upcoming ANTEDILUVIAN.  He has also written for TV and video games, appeared on The History Channel and The Science Channel, and published nonfiction in half a dozen magazines, including WIRED, Discover, GQ, and Popular Mechanics.

Previously a flight controller for Lockheed Martin Space Launch Systems and later an engineering manager for Omnitech Robotics and founder/president/CTO of RavenBrick LLC, McCarthy is now back to writing full-time again in Denver, CO.  He holds patents in 7 countries, including 29 issued U.S. patents.

Sessions in which Wil McCarthy participates

Friday August 17, 2018

4:00 PM
4:00 PM