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Chicago Marriott O’Hare 2019 Room Block

Reservations open at 12:00 PM Central 11/01/2018 and will be sent out on the website and via Twitter, Facebook, and newsletter. The Chicago Marriott O’Hare room block for #ACen2019 is now open! http://ow.ly/dY3W30msGIJ About Experience Chicago without the city price tag. Located near the O’Hare International Airport and 15 miles from downtown, this renowned hotel in the Chicago O’Hare airport area combines the distinguished atmosphere of a Marriott Hotel with modern accommodations and innovative amenities. Visitors to downtown Chicago have ‘L’-train…

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Volunteer Fair for ACen 2019: Join the ACen Team!

Ever thought of joining the ACen team? Want to be in the heart of all the planning, action, and behind the scenes excitement? Please join us for our Volunteer Drive on October 13th from 3:00 PM-5:00 PM at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare. Come learn about what it takes to be a part of the team and the cool perks volunteering has to offer. Team managers will be interviewing and on-boarding candidates on the spot for a variety of positions! You…

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2019 Guest Announcement: Kenichi Sonoda

Please give a warm welcome to Kenichi Sonoda as he returns to Chicago for the World Premiere of Episode 0 of BEAN BANDIT to be unveiled for the very first time at #ACen2019! More news and guests to follow! Kenichi Sonoda was born on December 13, 1962 in Kumamoto, Japan. While attending the Nanba Designer Academy, he formed the doujinshi circle “VTOL” with highschool clubmates, and started self-publishing work. Around that time, he started a part time job at a…

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Panel and Gatherings applications open September 1st, 2018

Applications to host a Panel or a Cosplay Gathering open on September 1st, 2018! Applicants will be able to access the form through our registration portal. Applications will be open until February 1st, 2019 or until all spaces are full. For rules and Details visit Panel Programming: http://www.acen.org/programming/panel-programming/  Cosplay Gatherings: http://www.acen.org/programming/costume-events/cosplay-meet-ups/    

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