In 2016 the Guests of Honor at Finncon are Jasper Fforde (UK), Catherynne M. Valente (USA) and Anne Leinonen (FIN). Our Fan Guest of Honor will be  Eeva-Liisa Tenhunen (FIN). The Guest Scholar for the academic track is Raffaella Baccolini (ITA).

Finncon gathers guests around the world annually. Over the years Finncon has seen Guests of Honor from George R.R. Martin (2009), Louis McMaster Bujold (2012) and Peter Watts (2013) to Hannu Rajaniemi (2014). A Guest Scholar is also traditional for the academic track of Finncon.