What's New

Here's what's new on the OSFCI Home Page:
November 29, 2014
Added the date and location of the next OSFCI Board meeting. Moved OryCon 36 from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

October 2, 2014
Added the date and location of the next OSFCI Board meeting.

September 18, 2014
Moved World Horror Convention 2014 from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

July 10, 2014
Updated the OSFCI "points" list.

July 8, 2014
Changed Portland in 2016 Westercon bid to Westercon 69. Added the latest meeting minutes. Deleted reference to PorSFiS, which has disbanded.

June 23, 2014
Updated the members of the Board of Directors.

June 2, 2014
Added the date and location of the next OSFCI Board meeting.

April 15, 2014
Added the date and location of the next OSFCI Board meeting. Moved GameStorm 16 from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

February 14, 2014
Added the date and location of the next OSFCI Board meeting. Updated the John Andrews Memorial Worldcon Scholarship page.

January 20, 2014
Added the latest meeting minutes.

January 16, 2014
Added the date and location of the OSFCI Annual General Meeting.

January 2, 2014
Added a link to the Bridgecon Westercon bid. Added the OryCon 36 page. Moved the OryCon 35 page from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

January 1, 2014
Added the date and location of the next OSFCI Board meeting.

November 29, 2013
Added the latest meeting minutes.

October 4, 2013
Added the date and location of the next OSFCI Board meeting.

September 29, 2013
Added the latest meeting minutes. Updated the John Andrews Memorial Worldcon Scholarship page.

August 24, 2013
Added the latest meeting minutes.

August 10, 2013
Added the date and location of the next OSFCI Board meeting.

June 4, 2013
Added an archive.org link for OryCon 28.

June 3, 2013
Added the location of the next OSFCI Board meeting. Added World Horror Convention 2014.

May 17, 2013
Added the latest meeting minutes.

May 12, 2013
Added the date and time of the next OSFCI Board meeting (location is TBA).

April 8, 2013
Updated the President of OSFCI: Beverly Block.

April 7, 2013
Added GameStorm 16. Moved GameStorm 15 from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions. Added the date and location for the next Board of Directors meeting.

March 19, 2013
Added the OryCon 35 page. Moved the OryCon 34 page from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

March 12, 2013
Updated the Board of Directors.

March 6, 2013
Added the latest meeting minutes.

February 13, 2013
Added the latest meeting minutes.

February 12, 2013
Added the date and location for the next Board of Directors meeting.

January 30, 2013
Updated the OSFCI "points" list.

January 20, 2013
Added more information about the next Board of Directors meeting.

January 14, 2013
Added the latest meeting minutes.

January 6, 2013
Added the Procedures for Enforcement to the Code of Conduct page. Added the date of the upcoming Annual General Meeting.

November 27, 2012
Added the date and location for the next Board of Directors meeting.

November 12, 2012
Added the latest meeting minutes.

October 21, 2012
Added the OSFCI Code of Conduct for all convention attendees.

October 1, 2012
Updated the John Andrews Memorial Worldcon Scholarship page.

September 17, 2012
Added the date and location for the next Board of Directors meeting.

September 8, 2012
Added the latest meeting minutes.

August 6, 2012
Added the latest meeting minutes.

July 29, 2012
Added the date and location for the next Board of Directors meeting.

June 12, 2012
Added the latest meeting minutes.

June 5, 2012
Updated the bylaws. Added the date and location for the next Board of Directors meeting.

April 15, 2012
Added the date for the next Board of Directors meeting. Added the latest Sue Petrey Fund winners. Added information on the Sue Petrey Fund Eugene Brewpub Tour.

April 6, 2012
Added the latest meeting minutes.

March 29, 2012
Added GameStorm 15. Moved GameStorm 14 from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

February 9, 2012
Updated the Board of Directors. Added information about the next Board meeting.

January 10, 2012
Added information about the upcoming Annual General Meeting.

December 20, 2011
Added the John Andrews Memorial Worldcon Scholarship page.

November 29, 2011
Updated the date and location of the next OSFCI Board of Directors meeting. Added the latest meeting minutes.

November 16, 2011
Added the date and location of the next OSFCI Board of Directors meeting. Added the latest meeting minutes. Added the OryCon 34 page. Moved the OryCon 33 page from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

September 20, 2011
Added GameStorm 14. Moved GameStorm 13 from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

July 7, 2011
Added the date and location of the next OSFCI Board of Directors meeting. Removed the Westercon 66 bid.

April 15, 2011
Added the latest meeting minutes. Added a link to the Westercon 66 bid.

April 10, 2011
Added the OryCon 33 page. Moved the OryCon 32 page from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

April 9, 2011
Added the date and location of the next OSFCI Board of Directors meeting.

March 1, 2011
Updated the Board of Directors.

December 8, 2010
Added the latest meeting minutes.

December 5, 2010
Added the date and location of the next OSFCI Board of Directors meeting. Removed obsolete FAQ.

July 15, 2010
Added the latest meeting minutes.

July 7, 2010
Added the date and location of the next OSFCI Board of Directors meeting.

April 13, 2010
Added GameStorm 13. Moved GameStorm 12 from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions. Added the date and location of the next OSFCI Board of Directors meeting.

March 20, 2010
Added the latest meeting minutes. Updated OSFCI "points" list. Updated the officers and Board of Directors.

February 1, 2010
Added the date and location of today's OSFCI Annual Meeting.

December 1, 2009
Added the OryCon 32 page. Moved the OryCon 31 page from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions. Added the date and location of the upcoming OSFCI General Meeting.

November 4, 2009
Added the latest meeting minutes.

September 16, 2009
Added the date and location of the upcoming OSFCI General Meeting.

July 2, 2009
Added the date and location of the upcoming OSFCI General Meeting.

April 27, 2009
Updated the room number of the upcoming OSFCI General Meeting.

April 5, 2009
Added the date and location of the upcoming OSFCI General Meeting.

February 18, 2009
Updated the membership of the Board of Directors.

January 21, 2009
Added the location of the upcoming OSFCI General Meeting.

January 11, 2009
Added the date of the upcoming OSFCI General Meeting.

January 4, 2009
Added GameStorm 11 and 12 to the Upcoming Events section.

December 3, 2008
Added the address and room for the next Board of Directors meeting.

November 30, 2008
Added the OryCon 31 page. Moved the OryCon 30 and GameStorm 10 pages from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions. Removed the OryCon 28 page, as it has become broken and isn't worth fixing. Changed "web hosting provided by Spiretech" to "web hosting provided by Dreamhost" (just a teensy tad late...).

November 20, 2008
Added the location for the next Board of Directors meeting.

September 16, 2008
Added the date and time for the next Board of Directors meeting.

September 3, 2008
Added the date and time for the next Board of Directors meeting.

August 25, 2008
Added the latest meeting minutes.

July 8, 2008
Added the location for the next Board of Directors meeting.

June 5, 2008
Added the latest meeting minutes.

May 10, 2008
Added a PayPal page for donations to the Clayton Memorial Medical Fund.

May 3, 2008
Added the date for the next Board of Directors meeting.

April 29, 2008
Added the latest Sue Petrey Fund winners.

April 3, 2008
Added the location for the next Board of Directors meeting.

February 11, 2008
Updated the officers and directors. Added the latest meeting minutes. Added the PDF of the IRS Determination Letter.

January 11, 2008
Added the location for the Annual General Meeting.

December 30, 2007
Added the date and time for the Annual General Meeting.

December 28, 2007
Updated the Bylaws. Added the latest meeting minutes.

December 3, 2007
Added the location for the next Board of Directors meeting.

December 2, 2007
Added the OryCon 30 page. Moved the OryCon 29 page from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

October 4, 2007
Added the latest meeting minutes.

August 6, 2007
Added GameStorm 10. Moved GameStorm 9 from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

July 30, 2007
Updated OSFCI "points" list and added next OSFCI Board meeting date and time.

July 24, 2007
Updated the officers and directors.

July 23, 2007
Added the latest meeting minutes.

July 7, 2007
Added the location for the next Board of Directors meeting.

June 6, 2007
Added the latest meeting minutes.

April 24, 2007
Added the latest meeting minutes.

March 12, 2007
Added the location for the next Board of Directors meeting. Moved Potlatch 16 from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

January 15, 2007
Added GameStorm 9.

December 16, 2006
Added the latest meeting minutes.

December 5, 2006
Added dates for OryCon 29. Moved the OryCon 28 page from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

November 15, 2006
Added the location for the next Board of Directors meeting.

October 16, 2006
Added the latest meeting minutes.

September 11, 2006
Added the latest meeting minutes.

September 10, 2006
Added the location for the next Board of Directors meeting.

August 13, 2006
Updated the URL for the Potlatch 16 page.

July 11, 2006
Added the location for the next Board of Directors meeting.

June 5, 2006
Added the latest meeting minutes. Added the dates for the next few Board of Directors meetings.

June 4, 2006
Updated Board of Directors membership.

May 3, 2006
Added information about the General Meeting.

April 17, 2006
Updated the Bylaws. Added the latest Board of Directors meeting minutes. Added the R. L Fanthorpe Write-Alike Contest.

April 13, 2006
Added Potlatch 16. Moved Game Storm 8 from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

March 4, 2006
Added the date and location of the upcoming BoD Meeting.

December 27, 2005
Added dates for OryCon 28. Moved the SMOFCon 23 page from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

December 19, 2005
Added dates for Game Storm 8. Added the latest Board of Directors meeting minutes. Added a note that audio recordings are available of some meetings.

December 4, 2005
Updated location for the OSFCI BoD meeting.

December 3, 2005
Added link to the OryCon 28 page.

November 22, 2005
Updated date of the upcoming BoD Meeting (correct date is December 5).

November 20, 2005
Added the date and location of the upcoming BoD Meeting.

November 9, 2005
Moved the OryCon 27 page from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

November 2, 2005
Updated Board of Directors membership.

November 1, 2005
Added more Annual Meeting and Board of Directors meeting minutes.

October 28, 2005
Added the latest Board of Directors meeting minutes.

September 11, 2005
Added the date and location of the upcoming BoD Meeting.

September 6, 2005
Updated Linda Pilcher's email address.

September 3, 2005
New look for the Endeavour Award page. Thanks to Robin Catesby!

August 21, 2005
Added the financial statements to the July 2005 Board of Directors meeting minutes. Updated the Secretary's name.

August 20, 2005
Added the March 2005 Board of Directors meeting minutes.

August 18, 2005
Added the latest Board of Directors meeting minutes.

July 11, 2005
Added the date and location of the upcoming BoD Meeting.

May 2, 2005
Added the time and location of the upcoming Annual General Meeting.

March 31, 2005
Added the date of the upcoming Annual General Meeting.

March 28, 2005
Removed links to previous Game Storm pages.

March 19, 2005
Updated the dates for OryCon.

February 19, 2005
Updated the Treasurer's name. Updated the Board of Directors meeting minutes.

February 17, 2005
Updated the Board of Directors.

December 8, 2004
Added the SMOFcon 23 page.

December 1, 2004
Added Game Storm 7. Added the OryCon 27 page. Moved the OryCon 26 page from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

November 2, 2004
Added the Portland in 2007 Westercon bid page. Moved ConComCon 11 from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

May 24, 2004
Updated the OSFCI "points" list. Updated the Board of Directors meeting minutes through September 2003.

May 20, 2004
Added the latest Sue Petrey Fund winners.

May 4, 2004
Added a link to ConComCon 11.

December 9, 2002
Updated the Board of Directors list. Updated the Endeavour Award pages.

November 23, 2002
Updated the Endeavour Award pages.

November 21, 2003
Added the OryCon 26 page. Moved the OryCon 25 page from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

July 14, 2003
Added Game Storm 2004. Added the 2003 finalists and judges to the Endeavour Award page.

June 11, 2003
Updated the OSFCI "points" list. Moved the Game Storm 2003 page from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions. Added the March Board of Directors meeting minutes.

December 17, 2002
Added the OryCon 25 page and corrected dates. Moved the OryCon 24 page from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

October 9, 2002
Corrected the dates for Game Storm 2003.

October 2, 2002
Updated the What Is OSFCI? page. Added the September Board of Directors meeting minutes.

September 23, 2002
Added the OSFCI Meeting Minutes.

July 24, 2002
Updated the names of the Board of Directors.

July 21, 2002
Added the dates for OryCon 25.

July 18, 2002
Added the cool new OSFCI logo (by David Schaber, from an idea by Linda Pilcher). Updated the treasurer's email address.

July 16, 2002
Added Game Storm 2003.

June 19, 2002
Updated the OSFCI "points" list. Updated the Endeavour Award pages. Updated the Clayton Memorial Medical Fund pages. Updated the officers' names and e-mail addresses. Added John Bartley's unofficial OSFCI FAQ.

January 28, 2002
Corrected James Wilsonsage's email address.

January 27, 2002
Updated the Endeavour Award pages. Removed two expired Game Storm pages.

November 12, 2001
Added the OryCon 24 page. Moved the OryCon 23 page from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

August 8, 2001
Added the latest Sue Petrey Fund winners.

July 24, 2001
Updated the Endeavour Award pages. Moved Westercon 54 from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

June 28, 2001
Updated the URL of the PorSFiS home page.

April 4, 2001
Added a listing for Game Storm 2002.

March 16, 2001
Added the names of the Board of Directors.

March 13, 2001
Updated the What is OSFCI? page.

January 26, 2001
Updated the OSFCI "points" list.

January 25, 2001
Updated the corporate bylaws.

November 21, 2000
Added the OryCon 23 page. Moved the OryCon 22 page from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

October 25, 2000
Added a listing for Game Storm 2001.

October 15, 2000
Updated the Endeavour Award Eligibility rules. Updated David Schaber's e-mail address.

May 23, 2000
Updated the Matching Gift program page. Amended the OSFCI "points" list.

May 1, 2000
Added the Policy for Revoking and Restricting Memberships to OSFCI-Sponsored Events. Moved Game Storm 2000 from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

February 24, 2000
Added the OSFCI Corporate Documents.

January 28, 2000
Added a listing for Left Coast Crime 12. Updated the officers' names and e-mail addresses. Updated the What is OSFCI? page to include new Board members, officers, and Board meeting dates. Replaced outdated text Fannish E-Mail Directory with reference to its new location.

January 19, 2000
Updated the OSFCI "points" list. Added the date and location for the Annual General Meeting.

January 17, 2000
Updated the What is OSFCI? page.

January 5, 2000
Added a listing for Game Storm 2000.

December 30, 1999
Added the OryCon 22 page. Moved the OryCon 21 page from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions. Removed the Potlatch 8 page link (the page is no longer there). Updated the Portland page.

October 4, 1999
Updated the URL of the PorSFiS home page.

August 3, 1999
Renamed "Portland in 2001" to Westercon 54. Moved Game Storm 1999 to "past conventions."

July 20, 1999
Added the latest Sue Petrey Fund winners.

March 26, 1999
Corrected service mark notice for "OSFCI" and "OryCon."

March 25, 1999
Added web link for Game Storm. Added acknowledgement for Network Mercenaries. Added trademark notice for "OSFCI" and "OryCon."

February 19, 1999
Added a listing for Game Storm (no details yet). Added e-mail addresses for the officers of OSFCI.

February 10, 1999
Updated the Endeavour Award pages. Updated the Clayton Memorial Medical Fund pages. Moved Potlatch 8 from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

January 21, 1999
Updated the OSFCI "points" list. Updated the Endeavour Award pages. Updated the Clayton Memorial Medical Fund pages and changed the name and URL from "SF Emergency Fund."

January 14, 1999
Added the OryCon 21 page. Moved the OryCon 20 page from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions. Dropped the Con 8 page.

December 21, 1998
Updated the Fannish E-Mail Directory. Added a link to the Portland Low-Budget Guide to the Portland page.

November 11, 1998
Updated the Fannish E-Mail Directory.

October 14, 1998
Moved the OryCon history table from www.osfci.org to www.orycon.org.

September 24, 1998
Replaced the OSFCI logo with a new, smoother version.

September 2, 1998
Updated the Fannish E-Mail Directory.

July 7, 1996
Added the latest Sue Petrey Fund winners.

June 29, 1998
Noted that Con 8 has been cancelled. Updated the Endeavour Award pages.

April 28, 1998
Updated and reorganized the Portland Page.

April 9, 1998
Updated the Fannish E-Mail Directory.

March 25, 1998
Added a page for the Portland in 2001 Westercon bid.

February 13, 1998
Updated the Fannish E-Mail Directory.

January 27, 1998
Added a link to the Potlatch 8 page in Eugene. Spruced up the Sue Petrey Fund, Oregon SF Emergency Fund, and Endeavour Award pages.

December 1, 1997
Updated the Fannish E-Mail Directory.

November 19, 1997
Added "What is OSFCI?" and a table summarizing the history of OryCon.

November 13, 1997
Added the OryCon 20 and Con 8 pages. Moved the OryCon 19 page from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

October 9, 1997
Updated the Fannish E-Mail Directory.

August 5, 1997
Updated the Fannish E-Mail Directory.

June 10, 1997
Changed the warning about not using e-mail addresses in these pages for spam to include any mass mailing, not just commercial solicitation.

June 2, 1997
Updated the Fannish E-Mail Directory.

May 29, 1997
Removed the World Horror Convention link (it is no longer there).

April 4, 1997
Updated the Fannish E-Mail Directory.

February 10, 1997
Updated the Fannish E-Mail Directory. Changed the Endeavour Award page to indicate that the Endeavour was James Cook's ship, not George Vancouver's (oops). Moved OryCon 18 to the "previous conventions" section.

January 30, 1997
Updated the Oregon SF Emergency Fund and Endeavour Award pages.

January 8, 1997
Added a link to the PorSFiS home page.

December 4, 1996
Updated the Fannish E-Mail Directory.

November 14, 1996
Added a link to the new OryCon 19 Page.

November 4, 1996
Added pages for the Oregon SF Emergency Fund and The Endeavour Award.

October 13, 1996
Added the OSFCI "points" list, which shows who has worked on which OSFCI events (according to our records). Also updated the Fannish E-Mail Directory.

September 6, 1996
Added the latest Sue Petrey Fund winners, and added links to Wrigley-Cross Books.

August 8, 1996
Updated the Fannish E-Mail Directory. Also cleaned up some stale links on the Portland page and added information on OSFCI membership requirements.

July 15, 1996
Moved the World Horror Convention from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

April 4, 1996
Updated the Fannish E-Mail Directory.

March 29, 1996
Moved Potlatch from "upcoming" to "previous" conventions.

February 12, 1996
Updated Wrigley-Cross Books' address.

January 31, 1996
Added a link to the NBC News INTELLiCast Weather Forecast for Portland to the Portland page. Also cleaned up some stale links and reorganized it a little.

December 14, 1995
Updated the Fannish E-Mail Directory.

November 20, 1995
Removed the OryCon 17 Page from the "upcoming conventions" section. However, it is still on-line.

November 13, 1995
Checked and updated all the external links on the Portland Page.

October 31, 1995
Added a link to the new OryCon 18 Page.

October 30, 1995
Updated the Yahoo listing in the Portland Page.

October 27, 1995
Replaced the Fannish E-Mail Directory with a new, better-formatted version.

October 26, 1995
Added a copy of the Fannish E-Mail Directory (193k text file) maintained by OSFCI member John Lorentz.

September 12, 1995
Added a link to the new World Horror Convention Home Page. Also added several new links to the Portland Page.

July 31, 1995
Moved the Westercon 48 Home Page to this directory.

July 19, 1995
Corrected some errors spotted by Beta testers.

July 17, 1995
Created.

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