Ladies & Gentlemen, Boys & Girls, Automatons & Other Worldly Creatures . . .
There are now only FIVE weeks left until the grand opening of the 2018 International Steampunk Symposium “Superheroes & Villains”!
So what’s new with the Symposium THIS week?
March Pre-Reg Raffle
As we continue taking pre-orders for the 2018 Symposium t-shirt, and this month’s Symposium pre-reg raffle is that if you buy your t-shirt before the end of March 2018 then you could be one of three people to receive an extra shirt! On April 2nd, 2018 we’ll select at random three people and double their order from one shirt to two 🙂
- Get Started in Teapot Racing
- NAMI Raffle Drawing
- Writers’ Workshop 1: Getting to know you, discussing plotting / planning vs. “pantsing”
- Writers’ Workshop 2: Craft workshop (characters, world building, etc) and a writing session
- Writers’ Workshop 3: Sharing the fruits of our labor
- Echo the Automaton
- Feature Hour with Maurice Broaddus
- Reading House with Maurice Broaddus
- Envisioning a Better Steam Society Revisited: Social Issues & Steampunk
- Writing in Other Mediums: Playwrighting, Journalism and more
UPDATE – The host hotel is currently SOLD OUT for Symposium Weekend
BUT we do have a block at the hotel next door (just a parking lot divides them)
11440 Chester Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45246
In the build up to the 2018 Symposium, the contest is already underway to see which airship or group is in the lead with regards to recruiting members with their unique discount code.
Currently . . .
- HMA Queen Elizabeth XV made a surge forward to reclaim the lead.
- The Fireball Federation slip back into second place.
- There is a three-way tie for third place between the FSS Mutineers, the Airship Caduceus, and the Cleveland Zeppelin Union!
Other officially registered Airships of the Symposium include:
- Airship Eleanor Page (Atlanta, GA)
- HMAS Dauntless (Columbus, OH)
- Dodge City (Cincinnati, OH)
Check out the Steampunk Olympiad page to learn more about Registered Airships and consider officially registering your group.
Still to come . . .
- More Steampunk Olympiad updates
- More Symposium Sponsor news
- More Presentation announcements