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, took place over November 10-12, 2017, at the ALT Hotel Ottawa.
CanFURence 2018, the third iteration of CanFURence will take place over August 3-5, 2018 at The Brookstreet Hotel in Ottawa.
The personnel behind CanFURence are:
Board of Directors
- Archusky: Convention Co-Chair and Head of Hospitality
- QuyetPawz: Convention Co-Chair and Head of Communications
- BT-Armistice: Head of Programming
- Reiver: Head of Buisness
- Conreeaght: Head of Operations Operations
- Ace~Shep: Head of Dances and DJs
- Anjir: Head of Logistics
- Artemus: Head of Volunteers
- FredericHusky: Head of Security
- Kaldar: Head of Audio & Visual Technology
- Jay Bear: Head of Registration
- Simbayo: Head of Fursuit Track
- Stan the Lion: Head of Artists & Vendors
- Biakko: Head of Charity
- Adrien: Security Team Member
- AirGuiTaR: Illustrator for Communications
- AmaraFox: Print Designer for Communications
- BidoYinn: Registration Team Member
- bWGi: Web Developer for Communications & Security Team Member
- Callykitty: Graphic Designer for Communications
- DanSkunk: Audio & Visual Technology Assistant
- Darky: Operations Team Member
- Diasune: Programming Team Member
- Dogmedic: Medic for Security Team
- Eevachu: Illustrator for Communications
- Eilowny: Security Team Assistant
- FoxyMary: Operations Team Member
- Frost Kage: Dances & DJs Assistant
- Fuzy Sidwell: Operations Team Member
- Halley Carter: Operations Team Member
- HF GreyFox: Operations Team Member
- Koray: Security Team Member
- Liath: Web Developer for Communications
- Masked Ferret: Artists and Vendors Assistant
- Melnik: Security Team Member
- Munchkin: Programming Team Member
- Muru: Security Team Member
- Shado Wolff: Security Team Member
- Sid: Operations & Registration Team Member
- Siku: Operations Team Member
- Star Wolf: Security Team Member
- Valrus: Operations Team Member
- Volk Okamie: Hospitality Assistant
- Xaber: Security Team Member
- WalterWabbit: Logistics Assistant
- Zero: Registration Team Member
- Zets: Programming Team Member
- 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.
- Tweet on the CanFURence Twitter account. Retrieved November 12, 2017.
- CanFURence 2018 website. Retrieved November 12, 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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