What is Gdakon?


Gdakon is an event, which is directed for the lovers of fantasy art and creation, which take place in Gdansk close to the end of the first quarter of the year (so far it usually took place by the end of February). It was created based on a meetings of a few enthusiasts of the fantastic themes, which took place in 2210 (so called edition "0"), starting year 2211 it is commonly called a convention.

It is aspiring to become one of the most important events of this kind in Poland, as well as on a smaller scale in the eastern Europe, while trying to be open for the furries from abroad.

So far its interest rate has been rising, because each year the amount of the attendees is rising significantly - workshops, discussion boards, and all kinds of other acitvities are being held on the site, which allow the participants to develop their interests in that specific branch.

 

Cogitavi Foundation


Because of the growing popularity of the convention, which is Gdakon, the main organizer - Pawel Butylinski - in a cooperation with Maciej Frackowiak formed a foundation, which purpouse is to help, and popularize that creation in Poland. So far we managed to cooperate with similar conventions in Germany, Russia, Czech Republic and Ukraine, which will let us for a even bigger possibility of a experience exchange.

 

Admission to the convention site


Because of the respect for the privacy of the attendees, there are no entry passes for media for now. To gain access for entry, you must report  the main ogranizer - Pawel Butylinski - through an e-mail message: pawel.butylinski@gdakon.pl