Press Release #9

Press Release #9, July 2008
Anticipation Announces Updated Membership Rates.


Anticipation, the 67th World Science Fiction Convention will change its membership rates starting August 1st, 2008. They will not change again until December 31st, 2008.

* An attending membership is currently 190.00 CAD. This rate will increase to 215.00 CAD as of August 1st, 2008. The new rate will be valid until December 31, 2008.
* A supporting membership is currently 55.00 CAD. This rate will remain the same.
* Supporting members will be able to upgrade to an attending membership by paying the difference in price between the two rates. Note that all voters for the 2009 site selection are supporting members of Anticipation.
* Montréal in 2009 pre-supporters still get a rebate on their memberships.
* Child memberships will remain 75.00 CAD until April 30th, 2009.
* Family memberships are currently 450.00 CAD. This rate will increase to 500.00 CAD as of August 2008. The new rate will be valid until December 31, 2008.

Rates in other currencies (USD, EUR, GBP and JPY) are available on the Anticipation web site at or by contacting us at

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Contacts: Anticipation The 67th World Science Fiction Convention P.O. Box 105, Station NDG Montréal, QC H4A 3P4 / email:

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What’s New

Aug 12, 2009

The convention is over; thank you for joining us!

Thank you for joining us! Please post links to your convention reports or photos to the Anticipation Livejournal, or let us know on Twitter. And we hope to see a lot of you at Aussiecon 4.


Aug 9, 2009

Hugo Winners Announced

The 2009 Hugo winners have been announced.


Aug 7, 2009

Anticipation to offer “Taster” memberships

Heard about World Science Fiction Conventions (Worldcons) and think they sound cool but not sure they’re worth the money? Then Taster memberships are for you.