Table Talks

Chicon 8 is delighted to introduce Table Talks! Table Talks are small informal discussions with a “host”—an author, artist, astronaut, musician, or other interesting person. Long-time Worldcon attendees will notice this is a similar description to the Kaffeeklatsches and Literary Beers hosted by previous Worldcons. As part of Chicon 8’s commitment to our COVID-19 policy, we are making the same great experience available, just without the beverages. 

There are seven member spaces at each Table Talk. Registration is now closed but not all Table Talks were oversubscribed, so if you missed out, please come down to the table talks venue to check if there are open spots amongst the table talks for any hour. Table Talks are listed in the main convention schedule on