Return From Madness

Keycon is Manitoba’s premier Science Fiction & Fantasy Literary Convention. It focuses on science fiction, fantasy and related literary genres in any form. It includes, but is not limited to, writing, visual arts, television and film.

Thank You

Keycon would like to take a moment to thank our Guests for attending and the members of ConCom and volunteers for their work before, during and after the convention.

We'd also like to call out some volunteers who were outstanding. The con suite volunteers. Lillian Bryant, Glenn Hosea, Wolfgang Klassen, Kaitlin Lebrun, Kay Schwartzman, Katrina Thiessen-Beasse, and Barry. Our apologies in advance if we've left someone out. Our energentic and enthusiastic volunteers make Keycon a successful and fun event for all.

Program Book

Keycon 31 (2014) Programming Book

Saturday Night Social

Saturday Night Social


Laurie Eli-head

Laurie Eli


David Gerrold


Tanya Huff


Silvia Moreno-Garcia


Ian Sokoliwski

Also Attending

  • Chadwick Ginther
  • Samantha Beiko
  • GMB Chomichuk
  • Adam Knight
  • Karen Dudley
  • Sherry Peters
  • Robert J Sawyer


This year’s theme is all about the Dystopian/Post Apocalyptic Future. Does this mean Zombies? Well, it can. But it can also mean:

  • A Clockwork Orange
  • Blade Runner
  • The Matrix Franchise
  • Mad Max Franchise
  • 12 Monkeys
  • Zardoz
  • The Road
  • The Postman
  • Planet of the Apes
  • The Omega Man / I Am Legend
  • Deathlands
  • and much much more…

We have an exciting con coming up. Come back often as we announce further details.