From the April 3rd Jerusalem Post:
Tuesday, April 10
The Israeli Society for Science Fiction and Fantasy is hosting Fantasy.Con 2001, a two-day convention at the Mofet Theater, at the corner of Krinitzi and Herzl streets, Ramat Gan. Lecturers will include Dr. Immanuel Lotem writer and translator of SF&F books and Dr. Ilana Gomel, an English Literature Professor at Tel Aviv University. Accompanying the convention will be on-line chats with fantasy authors Neil Gaiman, R.R. Martin, Guy Gavriel Kay and SF author Greg Bear. One of the highlights of the convention will be the launch by Keter Publishing of the first book in its new SF&F series Blood Music which is authored by Bear. For further information call Eli Herstein, 051-568006, or Irit Doron, 052-951465.