Karl Gallagher

Karl Gallagher

     Scientist / Author

Karl K. Gallagher is a systems engineer, currently performing data analysis for a major aerospace company. In the past he calculated trajectories for a commercial launch rocket start-up, operated satellites as a US Air Force officer, and selected orbits for government and commercial satellites. Karl lives in Saginaw, TX with his family. His books Torchship, Torchship Pilot, and Torchship Captain are available on Amazon and Audible. New releases are announced on www.kelthavenpress.com.

Scheduled Programming Events Featuring Karl Gallagher

Day Time Name of Event
Fri 04:00PM Author's Alley (Bragg, Gallagher, Ikenberry, L. Johnson, J. Osborne)

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

CC: Meeting Rooms 4 & 5
(60 min)
Fri 08:00PM Watch the Pros play "Terraforming Mars"

Rockets Scientists and Space Operations folks compete to be the most successful Terraformer! Rich Groller hosts. 

M: East/West Room
(150 min)
Sat 11:00AM Beamed Energy Launch

Starting in February 2016 Jeff Greason began served as CTO of Electric Sky, where he invented a number of new wireless power transfer technologies for unconventional space launch and other purposes. He hosts this panel discussion on the promise of beamed energy launches.

Sat 02:00PM Autograph Session (Finn, Gallagher)

Autograph sessions will be located in the Dealer's Room. Authors will cycle through hourly, except for the author's that have their own tables who will be available when they are not scheduled in the program. Limit 5 books (if you bring more, get 5 signed and go to the back of the line.)

Dealer's Room (M: Plaza A/B/C Ballroom)
(60 min)
Sat 07:00PM Reading: Karl Gallagher & Marina Fontaine

Come out and have a seat as our author guests do a reading from their works. 

M: Lookout Mountain Room
(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.

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Torchship Pilot

The War Revealed (The Lost War Book 2)

Torchship Trilogy

The Lost War

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