Vincent Docherty

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Vincent Docherty is a fan and con-runner, who co-chaired the 1995 & 2005 Glasgow Worldcons.

Originally from Glasgow, Scotland, he researched in Quantum Chemistry and his subsequent career in the energy industry has taken him to London, Muscat (Oman) and The Hague, where he currently lives. 

He had an early interest in SF&F, Astronomy and Space, and at 16 attended the first SF convention in Glasgow in 1978 (so this year is his 40th ‘fannish birthday’), quickly becoming involved in organizing SF societies and conventions, including British National Eastercons and Worldcons. 

He was Fan Guest of Honour at the UK Eastercon in 2011, received the Big Heart Award in 2014. and is a 2018 Fanzine Hugo finalist as part of Team Journey Planet

He remains an active con-runner and programme participant, including Hugo Award administration and reform, chairing the 2011 SMOFcon, running the music program for the 2014 Worldcon, Loncon 3 and he is currently chair's advisor for Dublin in 2019 and the 2024 UK Worldcon bid.

Sessions in which Vincent Docherty participates

Thursday August 16, 2018

2:00 PM
2:00 PM

Saturday August 18, 2018

4:00 PM
4:00 PM

Sunday August 19, 2018

4:00 PM