12 Weeks until Symposium 2018

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Ladies & Gentlemen, Boys & Girls, Automatons & Other Worldly Creatures . . . 

There are now only 12 weeks left until the grand opening of the 2018 International Steampunk Symposium “Superheroes & Villains”!

So what’s new with the Symposium THIS week?


The International Steampunk Symposium is thrilled to continue its partnership with the Ohio Renaissance Festival, and are excited to announce that they have become our new Main Stage Sponsor.

The Symposium Crew will be joining the Ohio Renaissance Festival again on September 8th & 9th, 2018 for their annual Time Travelers Weekend full of Time Lords, Steampunks, and more!

Learn more about Time Travelers Weekend, and other themed weekends, at www.renfestival.com

Presentation News

This week we continued to build the schedule, adding the following presentations:

Guests of Honor

  • This week we announced that David Lee will be our Guest of Honor Maker, and will give various presentations and workshops in the Symposium Maker’s Room.


This week the following vendors joined our amazing Steampunk Market vendor hall.

Still to come . . .

  • Steampunk Olympiad updates
  • Details of our next Pre-Reg Raffle prize
  • More Symposium Sponsor news
  • More Entertainer announcements