Rich Weyand

Rich Weyand

     Scientist / Author


Rich Weyand is a computer consultant and digital forensic analyst. He was born in Illinois and lived there almost 60 years before he and his wife engineered an escape to the hills of southern Indiana in 2011. His undergraduate and graduate education is in Physics, and he's never really recovered. He has co-authored several legal books and articles on automated trade secret asset management, and is currently heading up the launch of a computer software start-up. In the two years since LC30, he has published eight science fiction books: five in the Childers Universe and the first EMPIRE trilogy.

Scheduled Programming Events Featuring Rich Weyand

Day Time Name of Event
Fri 03:00PM Author's / Artist's Alley (Gibbons, Makepeace, Schroeder, Weyand, W. A. Webb)

Come by the Author's/Artist's Alley to chat, buy a book or get an autograph!

Autograph
Author's Alley (M: Plaza Ballroom Mezzanine)
(60 min)
Fri 05:00PM Opening Ceremonies

Take advantage of the opportunity to meet the LibertyCon Guests and Staff and listen to our Guests of Honor speak!

Event
CC: Meeting Rooms 4 & 5
(60 min)
Fri 06:00PM CyberSecurity for Writers and Scientists

Rich Weyand moderates this panel on cybersecurity for Writers and Scientists and other professionals including new threats  and new countermeasures.

Sat 12:00PM Banquet and Guest of Honor Speeches

Space Opera themed Luncheon Banquet. Come hear the Guests of Honor speak! Costumes optional!

Sat 03:00PM The Challenges of Cyberwarfare

Rich Weyand moderates this panel on the challenges of waging and survivng cyberwarfare. 

Panel
CC: Meeting Rooms 9 & 10
(60 min)
Sat 06:00PM Author's / Artist's Alley (Curtis, T. Howard/M, Wyers, Howell, Lowery, Weyand)

Come by the Author's / Artist's Alley to chat, buy a book or get an autograph!

Autograph
Author's Alley (M: Plaza Ballroom Mezzanine)
(60 min)
Sat 07:00PM Cryptocurrency

Rich Weyand will do a presentation on the technology of cryptocurrency and what you need to know.

Presentation
CC: Meeting Room 6
(60 min)
Sat 11:00PM Mad Scientist Roundtable

Roundtable discussion of various and timely science topics moderated by Les Johnson. This is a remarkable panel dating back to the earliest LibertyCons. Everyone gets a say but no one gets to say too much.

Sun 10:00AM Kaffeeklatsch

Have coffee / continental breakfast and chat with the pros.

Sun 12:00PM Author's / Artist's Alley (Duntemann, J. Hunter, Ibson, Spriggs, Weyand)

Come by the Author's / Artist's Alley to chat, buy a book or get an autograph!

Autograph
Author's Alley (M: Plaza Ballroom Mezzanine)
(60 min)
Sun 01:00PM Pantsing For Beginners

Authors Rob Howell and Rich Weyand and Stephanie Osborn -- all write without an outline -- will teach their process for beginners who just can't seem to get that first novel done.

Workshop
M: Tennessee River Room
(120 min)
 
 
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