Progress Report #4

Eurocon Barcelona Progress Report # 4 March 15, 2016 Welcome to Progress Report #4!  Please be aware that the membership list is filling up rapidly with people from Spain itself.  As of the latest update of the Membership List at the end of February, our BCon had almost 500 members, and rising quickly.  We cannot accept more than 800 memberships.  People from other parts of Europe are urged to join this Eurocon quickly.  Please spread the word. How to be Connected in Barcelona For information about SIM cards: http://prepaid-data-sim-card.wikia.com/wiki/Spain There will be free public WiFi in the CCCB. Pre-con and Post-con Events: The Consortium of Barcelona Bookshops has agreed to programme cultural activities related to SF and Fantasy during October and November.  Also, authors and publishers wishing to present books can make use of library event rooms gratis; contact presentaciones@eurocon2016.org before 31 August. In our PR 5, due in September 2016, there will be a list of pre-Con activities if you happen to arrive in Barcelona a few days in advance.  We are organising a Get-Together-plus-Early-Registration Party for Thursday evening, and a Dead-Dog-Drown-Your-Sorrows Party on Monday. Stay tuned! Also, Gigamesh bookstore will hold activities during the previous days.  These will be in Spanish, but the bookstore is the perfect place to meet other Euroconners. Membership List Please check HERE your names on the list, and email us if you need any change. Becoming a Member: join us here What does “badge name” mean? Some people like to have a short name or nickname or fun-name on their badge, such as “Juanmi” instead of “Juan Miguel Alonso” (just for instance)...