Helsinki is pleased to welcome the 75th World Science Fiction Convention (aka Worldcon 75) for five days in August 2017. In 2017, Finland will also be celebrating its national centennial. Finland welcomes the community to explore its unique culture, a blend of east and west. From museums to music, fashion to food, art and design, Finland has a lot to offer.
Helsinki is also a major hub to the other Baltic Sea countries. The Helsinki bidcom was active in 28 countries around the globe and anticipates the amount of international cooperation to grow as Worldcon 75 comes to fruition. The concom invites members to be a part of the most northern Worldcon ever, at 60 degrees latitude. They are looking for volunteers, as well!
Guests of Honor include John-Henri Holmberg, Nalo Hopkinson, Johanna Sinisalo, Claire Wendling, and Walter Jon Williams.
A full-attending membership is currently 95€ or $110 U.S.
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