World Science Fiction Convention in Melbourne on September 2nd – 6th, 2010

On 20 June, 2010, in Events, by Adam A. Ford

The 68th World Science Fiction Convention will be held 2-6 September 2010 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. Our Guests of Honour are Hugo-winning author Kim Stanley Robinson, award-winning Melbourne artist Shaun Tan, and dedicated fan Robin Johnson. Melbourne has also hosted Worldcons in 1975, 1985, and 1999. The annual Worldcon brings together science [...]

Singularity Summit 2010

On 22 May, 2010, in Events, by Adam A. Ford

The Singularity Summit in the US this year* will be held at the Hyatt Regency in San Francisco, California on Aug 14-15th. “The first Singularity Summit was held at Stanford in 2006 to further understanding and discussion about the Singularity concept and the future of human technological progress. It was founded as a venue for [...]