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Upcoming and past Conventions

Postby origami_8 » April 5th, 2009, 10:02 am

Seeing that it is always interesting to know who attends which convention, I thought to make a combined topic where everyone can tell when a convention takes place and whether or not he comes. This would also be a place to be to speak about models one wants to teach/learn. When the convention has passed it would also be nice to see reports and photos.

The next conventions I'm going to attend are Poland/Krakow (May 1-3) and Germany/Berlin (June 12-14).
I also plan to go to Italy again but do not know an exact date yet, but I guess December 5-8 looks promising.

Other conventions I know of so far are OUSA/New York (June 26-30), Hungary/Budapest (July 31 - August 2) and PCOC/San Francisco (November 5-8).

Please tell me about your plans!
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Postby e-mo » April 5th, 2009, 10:31 am

hey...the germany, berlin convention sounds great. I am from berlin so this isvery convienient for me. Where do I get more information about that?

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Postby Zoraz » April 5th, 2009, 8:09 pm

I'm going to this year's OUSA convention (june 26-29)
This will be my first convention ever, so im really excited!
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Postby ahudson » April 5th, 2009, 11:12 pm

I'll be at PCOC/SF! And maybe the OUSA NY convention as well... it depends on if I can get a job over the summer.
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Postby InsomniacFolder » April 6th, 2009, 1:41 pm

The PCOC convention looks great, with an amazing guest list, including some old names coming back in to the spotlight.

I hope someone will be able to give a full report after that event - particularly the Bernie Peyton and Peter Engel content, as there's no chance I can attend.
"Had we but world enough and time..."
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freising convention 2009 with tomoko fuse

Postby akugami » May 10th, 2009, 9:26 pm

the customers and friends of the viereck-verlag will probably know about the forthcoming freising convention. will any forum member be there and are there experiences from the earlier meetings there?

http://www.viereck-verlag.de/viereck_haupt.html
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Postby spiritofcat » May 11th, 2009, 4:54 am

Sadly I missed the Australian conventions on 2003, 2005 & 2007.
I haven't heard any news about one for 2009 either which is a pity, since I would definitely attend if there was one.
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Postby origami_8 » February 18th, 2010, 11:06 pm

Who's coming to the Origami Germany convention from May 14-16 in Bonn?
I'll be there for sure.
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Origami Germany convention from May 14-16 in Bonn

Postby mitanei » March 1st, 2010, 10:56 pm

I will be there too most likely!
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Postby akugami » March 2nd, 2010, 8:58 pm

i'll probably join the freising convention (21.-23.05.2010). around these days there'll start an exhibition of david brills models at the freising origami gallery - so may be he's going to be the starguest of the meeting, too. i'd really like to fold some of his cute cats with him ...
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Centerfold

Postby steingar » March 2nd, 2010, 10:38 pm

I'll be attending Centerfold (http://www.ohiopaperfolders.com/convention.html) in Columbus Ohio in August. Being one of the organizers I think it's expected. Should be lots of inexpensive fun (less than $100 if you register early and only a little more if you register late). We should have the credit card stuff up soon. The hotel is nice and quite inexpensive too. Dave Brill and Tomoko Fuse are slated to come, and there will be some other notable folders as well, not to mention yours truly.
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Postby OrigamiMagiro » March 27th, 2010, 8:56 am

Anyone know the date of the upcoming Tanteidan Convention? I assume it will be sometime Mid August...
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Tanteidan Convention

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Postby Moog » March 31st, 2010, 8:44 am

Hi,
here it is the link to the Italian Convention:
http://www.origami-cdo.it/cdo/convegno/conv.htm

this year it will be 30thOctober - 1stNovember

not sure for now who'll be the special guests
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