Anticipation, the 2009 Worldcon, and fifth in Canada, was held August 6-10 in the Palais des congrès de Montréal in Montreal, Canada. GoHs: Neil Gaiman (pro), Elisabeth Vonarburg (pro), David Hartwell (editor), Tom Doherty (publisher) and FGoH: Taral Wayne. Chairmen: René Walling and Robbie Bourget. It was also Canvention 29.

Ralph Bakshi was originally announced as Artist GoH but withdrew for health reasons.

Bidders: Montreal in 2009, KC in 2009. (See 2009 Site Selection results.)

2009 Hugo results, 2011 Site Selection results.

See con reports: To Walk the Moon

Denvention 3«« »»Aussiecon 4
Canvention 28«« »»Canvention 30

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