Gene Forrer

Participates in 3 items
Gene Forrer has been an avid fan of science fiction, especially alternate history, for over 40 years. A fan of Steampunk even before he knew it was a genre he has embraced the Steampunk culture enthusiastically along with his wife Sandra. Founder and Cultural Ambassador of the Steam Federation-Bay Area Steampunk Association as well a founding member of the Clockwork Alchemy convention, Gene has made presentations on topics from airships to submarines and quack medicine to the history of steam power at: Steamcon, Clockwork Alchemy, Westercon, HRM Steam Exposition, Gaslight Gathering, and the Nova Albion Steam Exhibition. He received a Starburner award at the 2015 San Diego Comic Con, for his teams work on props and sets used at Clockwork Alchemy. Working on the reactor and steam systems of a vintage nuclear submarine has given him an understanding of the workings of steam power generation as well as archaic technology.

Sessions in which Gene Forrer participates

Friday August 17, 2018

4:00 PM
4:00 PM

Saturday August 18, 2018

1:00 PM
1:00 PM
2:00 PM
2:00 PM