Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
|First iteration||November 11-13, 2016|
|Organizer(s)||CanFURence Anthropomorphic Events Inc.|
|Resources||Photos, videos, reports: CanFURence resources|
The theme of CanFURence 2016 was "Canada as a Furred Nation", looking at what the nation’s past, present, and future would be like if it were populated not by people but by furries. The Guest of Honour was Heather Bruton.
321 people attended the event, with roughly 83 fursuits participated in the fursuit parade. 49 people attended the FurScience panel. $5675.30 was raised for the convention charity, the Ottawa Stray Cat Rescue. ($4212.82 USD, as of November 15, 2016)
CanFURence 2017, the second iteration of CanFURence, will take place over November 10-12, 2017, at the ALT Hotel Ottawa.
The personnel behind CanFURence are:
Board of Directors
- Archusky: Convention Co-Chair
- QuyetPawz: Convention Co-Chair
- BT-Armistice: Head of Programming
- Zets: Head of Human Resources Human Resources
- Conreeaght: Head of Operations Operations
- Ace~Shep: Head of Dances and DJs
- Anjir: Head of Logistics
- Daji: Head of Fundraising
- Gade: Head of Gaming
- Kaldar: Head of Audio, Visual, and Information Technology
- Mavrick: Head of Artists & Vendors
- prplhaze: Head of Registration
- Rithnok: Head of Security
- Serval: Head of Hospitality
- Simbayo: Head of Fursuit Track
- Zaephyr: Head of Volunteers
- Boscoe: Security Team Member
- Callykitty: Graphic Designer
- Cedgell: Content Editor
- Conereeaght: Registration Team Member
- Darky: Audio, Visual, and Information Technology Team Member
- Darwin: Security Team Member
- Eilowny: Security Team Member
- Frederic: Security Team Member
- Izzy the Fox: Operations Assistant
- Liath: Web Developer
- Mielle: Artists and Vendors Assistant
- Pakesh: Security Team Member
- Sargent Snow: Logistics Assistant
- Sigmund: Security Team Member
- SweeneyBlake: Illustrator and Graphic Design
- Valrus: Web Developer
- Verra: Audio, Visual and Information Technology Assistant
- Walter: Logistics Assistant
- Zero: Registration Team Member
- Zets: Programming Head Assistant
- CanFURence website. Retrieved January 30, 2016.
- "CanFURence & Furred Nation" - posting on the CanFURence website. Retrieved January 30, 2016.
- CanFURence Hotel on the CanFURence website. Retrieved July 8, 2016.
- "CanFURence on Twitter: #Canfur2016 numbers... [drum roll] Reg - 321 Fursuiters - 82 Raised for @OttawaCatRescue - $5675.30 Thanks for an amazing convention! 🇨🇦" (2016-11-14). Retrieved on 2016-11-14.
- Fuzbutt lion on Twitter: "Fursuiters at @canFURence 83. Derpy lion forgot to add himself. Hurrr. (2016-11-18). Retrieved on 2016-11-19.
- CanFURence (2017) website. Retrieved January 4, 2017.
- Our Staff on the CanFURence website. Retrieved January 30, 2016.
- CanFURence - convention website
- CanFURence on Facebook
- CanFURence on Fur Affinity
- CanFURence on Tumblr
- CanFURence on Twitter
- CanFURence on YouTube
- Photos, videos, reports: CanFURence resources
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