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A convention held in Calgary, AB starting in 1984 and was sponsored by the Calgary & Area Fandom Enhancement Society. It appears to have died when Con-Version 27 was cancelled and then in September 2011, Con-Version 28 was also cancelled.

It hosted the judging for the Robyn Herrington Memorial Short Story Competition.

Photos from 2000 con

Convention Date GoHs
Con-Version I 1984 L. Sprague de Camp, Catherine Crook de Camp
Con-Version II July 26-28, 1985 Poul Anderson, Karen Anderson
Con-Version III July 25-27, 1986 Jack L. Chalker, Mike Grell, Bjo Trimble, Julia Lacquement, Sonni Cooper
Con-Version IV 1987 Joan Vinge, Jack Williamson, Crawford Killian
Con-Version V 1988 Robert Silverberg, Karen Haber Silverberg, William Gibson, Crawford Killian, L. Sprague de Camp, Catherine Crook de Camp, and Patricia Rose Deignan
Con-Version VI 1989 Harry Harrison, Guy Gavriel Kay
Con-Version VII July 20-22, 1990 Jack Vance, Spider Robinson, Jeanne Robinson, William Hartmann
Con-Version VIII 1991 Stephen R. Donaldson, Dean Ing, J. Brian Clarke, Leslie Gadallah, Real Musgrave
Con-Version IX July 17-19, 1992 David Brin, Michael G. Coney
Con-Version X 1993 L. Sprague de Camp, Catherine Crook de Camp, Ken Macklin, Dave Duncan
Con-Version XI July 22-24, 1994 Frederik Pohl, Marion Zimmer Bradley, Sean Russell
Con-Version XII 1995 Lois McMaster Bujold, Len Wein, Bruce Hallenback, Veronica Carlson
Con-Version XIII July 19-21, 1996 C. J. Cherryh, Elisabeth Vonarburg, Phil Currie,Dave Duncan and J. Brian Clarke
Con-Version 14 1997 Kim Stanley Robinson, Robert J. Sawyer
Con-Version 15 1998 Joe Haldeman, J. Michael Straczynski, Bridget Landry, Phil Currie, J. Brian Clarke, Dave Duncan
Con-Version 16 1999 Ben Bova, Tanya Huff, Gregory Bennett, L. E. Modesitt Jr.
Con-Version 17 2000 Mike Resnick, Julia Lacquement, Candas Jane Dorsey, Thor Osborn, Mike Dale, Michael McAdam
Con-Version 18 August 10-12, 2001 David Drake, Jean-Pierre Normand, Bill Brooks
Con-Version 19 August 9-11, 2002 Guy Gavriel Kay, Lar deSouza, James Alan Gardner, Geoffrey A. Landis
Con-Version 20 2003 Terry Brooks, Tania Diatalevi-Hodges, Robert J. Sawyer, Phil Currie
Con-Version 21 2004 George R. R. Martin, James Beveridge, Spider Robinson, Jeanne Robinson, The Arrogant Worms
Con-Version 21.5 July 1-3, 2005 Robert J. Sawyer, Karen Sim, Phil Bacon, Paul Bushell
Con-Version 22 2006 Larry Niven
Con-Version 23 2007 Jack McDevitt, Rebecca Bradley, EDGE
Con-Version 24 August 15-17, 2008 Timothy Zahn, K. A. Bedford, Jennie Breeden, Lynda Williams, Gary Gygax
Con-Version 25 August 21-23, 2009 Terry Brooks, Tanya Huff, Robert Sawyer, Alina Pete
Con-Version 26 October 15-17, 2010 Robert Picardo, John de Lancie, Marina Sirtis, Ethan Phillips, Chase Masterson, David B. Coe, Sean Cummings, Heroincredible, the 404s
Con-Version 27 Cancelled
Con-Version 28 Cancelled

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