Albacon

(1) A Convention held in Glasgow, Scotland

Convention Dates GoHs
Albacon I Easter 1980 Jim Barker, Colin Kapp
Albacon II Easter 1983 Marion Zimmer Bradley, Avedon Carol, and James White.
Albacon '84 July 20-23, 1984 Harlan Ellison*
Albacon '85 July 19-22, 1985 Harlan Ellison, Anne McCaffrey
Albacon III Easter 1986 Joe Haldeman, John Jarrold, Clive Barker, Pete Lyon
Albacon '91 September 27-30, 1991 Alan Dean Foster, Chris Achilleos
Albacon '94 October 21-24, 1994 Robert Asprin, John Salthouse
Albacon '96 Jul 26-29, 1996 Harlan Ellison
Albacon '98 Sept 25-28, 1999 ??? + Ken MacLeod

(2) A Convention held in the Albany, NY area

Albacon is a regional convention held in the Albany, NY area. It is sponsored by LASTSFA.

Website: http://www.albacon.org/

Convention Dates GoHs City
Albacon 1996 Oct 11-13, 1996 Nancy Kress, Jill Bauman, Shirley Maiewski Albany, NY
Albacon 1997 Oct 17-19, 1997 Melissa Scott, Charles Lang, Wendy Snow-Lang, Wayne Brown Schenectady, NY
Albacon 1998 Oct 9-11, 1998 Esther Friesner, Jael, Joe Mayhew Schenectady, NY
Albacon 1999 Sept 17-19, 1999 Hal Clement, Vincent Di Fate, Seth Briedbart Schenectady, NY
Albacon 2000 Oct 6-8, 2000 Glen Cook, Joe DeVito, Jan Howard Finder Schenectady, NY
Albacon 2001 Oct 5-7, 2001 Larry Niven, Bob Eggleton, Marianne Plumridge, Bonnie Atwood, Ted Atwood Schenectady, NY
Albacon 2002 Oct 4-6, 2001 Mike Resnick, Tom Kidd, Sharon Sbarsky, Steve Miller, Sharon lee Schenectady, NY
Albacon 2003 Oct 10-12, 2003 Lois McMaster Bujold, Allen Koszowski, Oz Fontecchio, Leslie Fish Lake Luzerne, NY
Albacon 2004 Oct 8-10, 2004 David Drake, Dave Kyle Albany, NY
Albacon 2005 Oct 7-9, 2005 Terry Brooks, Rowena, Byron Connell, Tina Connell Albany, NY
Albacon 2006 Oct 6-8, 2006 Peter David, Omar Rayyan Albany, NY
2007 — suspended due to hosting World Fantasy 2007
Albacon 2008 Oct 10-12, 2008 Anne McCaffrey, Todd McCaffrey, Gary S. Blog, Barclay Shaw, Eric Flint Albany, NY
Albacon 2009 Oct 9-11, 2009 Elizabeth Hand, Alan F. Beck, D. Cameron Calkins, Igor's Egg Albany, NY
Albacon 2010 Oct 8-10, 2010 Allen Steele, Ron Miller, Lisa Ashton Albany, NY
Albacon 2011 cancelled Jackie Kessler, Stephen Hickman, Jan Howard Finder, Roberta Rogow, Keith DeCandido Albany, NY
Albacon 2012 Oct 18-21, 2012 Jody Lee, Erwin S. Strauss, Julie E. Czerneda, Keith DeCandido, Jan Howard Finder, Roberta Rogow Latham, NY
Albacon 2013 November 1-3, 2013 none Saratoga Springs, NY
Albacon 2014.5 May 8-10, 2015 Mur Lafferty, Jan Howard Finder Albany, NY
Albacon 2016 March 4-6, 2016 David Weber, Dawn McKechnie, Heidi Hooper, Ramsey Campbell Albany, NY
Albacon 2017 March 31-April 2, 2017 Charles E. Gannon, Stephen Hickman, Lawrence M. Schoen Albany NY