Sponsors
ShmooCon sponsors bring their own element of fun to the con. For more information, follow the link below.
Call for Papers
ShmooCon and The Shmoo Group are soliciting papers and presentations for ShmooCon XVII.
Ticket Sales
Everything you need to know about ticket sales. If this is your first time, you definitely want to read this.
Covid
ShmooCon is committed to hosting a safe and healthy event for all our participants. Learn more here.

2020 End of Year Ticket Sales Stats

Let’s answer the big question first: How fast did tickets sell out this year? There were 1400 tickets released across all three rounds. All tickets were held in 13.62 seconds The waitlist filled up 1.79 seconds after that In other words ShmooCon 2020…

Round 3 Stats

Here are your Round 3 stats.  We’ll have end of year stats for you in a day or two. 250 tickets were released this round. All tickets were held in 3.4 seconds.  The waitlist filled up .52 seconds after that. So, by our…

Round 2 2020 Stats

That was a quick one, folks! Round Two Ticket Stats: 650 tickets were released this round. All tickets were held in 5.18 seconds.  The waitlist filled up .56 seconds after that. So, by our definition, we sold out in 5.74 seconds.  At this…

Shmooze-a-Student 2020

Yesterday we sent out notifications to all Shmoozer and Student applicants.  This year we were able to accept 50 Shmoozers and 98 Students (up from last year’s numbers).  Here is the list of schools that will be represented by the Shmooze-A-Student program in January.…

Round One 2020 – Ticket Sales Stats

Some of you saw a 404: A quick note about our bot catching mechanisms. We’re constantly updating our process to try to catch as much automated reservations as possible while also taking into account user feedback and trying to streamline the experience. This round…

CFP Submissions – Hints and Tips

Last week we posted some quick tips on twitter to guide you as you write your CFP submission. Posting them here as well: CFP Submission Tip #1 – Follow CFP instructions and submission format. Give us what we ask for, in the order…

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