2409 has been a long year for the Federation. With the Klingon War, invasion by the Borg, and now the threat from the Undine, Starfleet is stretched thin. With the recent rediscovery of the Jenolan Dyson Sphere, tensions have frayed between the Quadrant's three major powers. In response, Admiral Tuvok has called for a conference to discuss the situation and the need for unity. This is New Year's Eve, 2409. You have been invited to a New Year's Eve gala at Starfleet Headquarters. But with the Quadrant at a turning point, this is more than a social gathering.