let me invite you to take part in the on-line conference, which will
take place concurrently with 17. Parcon, the most important convention of the Czech and
Slovak fans. Our science-fiction club Avalon arrange this convention in the little town
Chotebor (Czech Republic) from 3. to 6. July this year. The conference will be run on the
It will be separated to 5 sessions, each last about half a day and each comprise
several themes. So may be include some questions from the czech fans to you. A preliminary
program is attached.
If you want take part in this conference, send me, please, e-mail and tell me, what is
your time zone. We need this information to the program specification. Our time zone is
UT+02:00 - Central European Daylight Time (CEDT). A detailed information I will send you
Thank you very much.
Parcon online - WWW conference topics
Date: July 3 - 6, 1998
Session ONE - FRIDAY (July 3.)
Life in the Universe
* Does a life exist in the Universe?
* Extra-terrestrial encounters
* Do they watch us?
* Interstellar wars
* Interstellar sex
Session TWO - SATURDAY (July 4.)
Mankind in the Solar system
* Will we follow dinosaurs? - hazards due asteroids and comets.
* Colonization of the Solar system - will we leave this planet?
* Interplanetary and interstellar flights
Session THREE - SATURDAY (July 4.)
* Any new themes for science fiction?
* Sex in science fiction
* Current Czech science fiction
* How to write succesfull pieces? (special for writers)
* The most interesting experience with science fiction
* Your best convention
Session FOUR - SUNDAY (July 5.)
Human and Earth in 2100
* Human after hundred years
* Cloning and other method of human "enhancement"
* Earth's ecosystem evolution
* What is your conception of Earth in 2100?
Session FIVE - SUNDAY (July 5.)
* Global information networks
* Future of computers
* New sources of energy
* Transportation in the future