Finncon

The Finnish national convention. It is subsidized by the government and has no admission charge. It was the Eurocon in 2003.

Convention Dates Guests of Honour
1986 Brian Aldiss
1989 John Brunner, Tom Ölander
1991 Iain Banks
Finncon '93 August 7-8, 1993 Terry Pratchett, Bryan Talbot
1995 Bruce Sterling, Vonda McIntyre, Storm Constantine
1997 Norman Spinrad, Ian McDonald
1999 Connie Willis, Philip Pullman
2000 Neil Gaiman, Stephen Baxter, Ken MacLeod
2001 Jonathan Carroll, David Langford, Stelarc, Richard Stallman, Johanna Sinisalo
Finncon 2003 2003 Michael Swanwick, Jonathan Clements, Steve Sansweet, Karolina Bjällerstedt Mickos
2004 Robin Hobb, Gwyneth Jones, John Clute, Cheryl Morgan
2006 Jeff VanderMeer, Risto Isomäki, Justina Robson, Rickard Berghorn
2007 Ellen Datlow, Joe & Gay Haldeman, Elizabeth Hand, Cheryl Morgan, Ben Roimola
2008 Petri Hiltunen, Charles Vess, Farah Mendlesohn, M. John Harrison
2009 George R. R. Martin, Alastair Reynolds, Adam Roberts, Jari Lehtinen
2010 Ellen Kushner, Pat Cadigan, Sari Peltoniemi, Liisa Rantalaiho
2011 Nalo Hopkinson, Richard Morgan, Himeka, Yukihiro Notsu
2012 Lois McMaster Bujold, Liz Williams, Irma Hirsjärvi
2013 Peter Watts, Aliette de Bodard, J. Pekka Mäkelä
2014 Elizabeth Bear, Hannu Rajaniemi, Jukka Halme, Scott Lynch, Cheryl Morgan
1-3 July 2016 Jasper Fforde, Anne Leinonen, Catherynne M. Valente, Eeva-Liisa Tenhunen
14-15 July 2018 Lauren Beukes, Maria Turtschaninoff

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