Future WSFS Conventions


On Friday, August 17, 2018, from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM in 210A, Worldcon 76 will host the "Future WSFS Conventions" panel. This gives future Worldcons, future bids, and potential future bids the opportunity to present themselves and to answer questions from the audience. In preparation, questionnaires were sent out to the participants. Read them here.

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Announcing the Worldcon 76 Local Guide!


The Publications & Communications team have prepared a web/smartphone app to help newcomers and visitors to San Jose with detailed information about the stores and restaurants that are nearby the Convention Center, downtown hotels, and the SJC airport.

Visit the Local Guide page under Travel & Lodging to view the web app or download and install the mobile app (iOS users must install the app from Safari).

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Business Meeting Update


The agenda for Worldcon 76 is currently in progress. You can find the latest addition on our Business Meeting page. Click on the "Agenda" link. It will be updated frequently as material comes in. The deadline for submission of new business is August 2, 2018.

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Advertise in the Worldcon 76 Souvenir Book

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Thinking about advertising with Worldcon?

The Worldcon 76 Souvenir Book is in progress, and will be made available to fans when they arrive in San Jose to attend the convention. This full color, perfect bound, high quality book will feature biographies of our Guests of Honor, articles on science fiction fandom, art from Artist Guest of Honor John Picacio, and much more content to celebrate the 76th Worldcon in San Jose. This book will have over 8000 eyes on it, and is the perfect medium for reaching an audience of highly committed and well-connected science fiction and fantasy fans – an international grouping with interests across literature, science and culture.

Ad rates are available on our website at http://www.worldcon76.org/publications/advertising

The deadline to submit an ad for placement in the Souvenir Book is 7/16/18. We have rates available for Pro, Semi-Pro, and Fan advertisers.

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Update from the Program Team


We’re frantically working on the Program, and we are later than we would like to be. We have found that some folks invitation e-mails were sent but never received, yet we did not get a bounce notice. If you think that you should have received an e-mail from us and haven’t, please contact us directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Service Mark Notice

"World Science Fiction Society", "WSFS", "World Science Fiction Convention", "Worldcon", "NASFiC" and "Hugo Award" are service marks of the World Science Fiction Society, an unincorporated literary society. You can contact the WSFS Mark Protection Committee at mpc@wsfs.org.