Ambassador Monji visits Ottawa Comiccon 2016


On May 13th 2016, Ambassador Monji visited the Ottawa Comiccon, an annual convention with focus on comics, sci-fi, horror, anime and games, held at the EY Center.

Ambassador Monji had the opportunity to explore many of the programmed activities with Ottawa Comiccon co-founder Ms. Elizabeth Jutras and Vice-President of Operations Mr. Scott Péron. He seized the opportunity to interact with enthusiastic cosplayers and tour the many booths selling memorabilia iconic of the geek culture.

The fifth edition of Ottawa Comiccon proved once more that the nation’s capital embraces the geek culture with over 42,000 visitors attending the convention over 3 days.


Ambassador Monji with a Ghostbuster cosplayer

The Canadian Animation Celebration

Ambassador Monji with Ottawa Comiccon VP Operations Mr. Scott Péron, Comiccon staff Ms. Ivana St-Aimé and Co-founder Ms. Elizabeth Jutras

Ambassador Monji with Ottawa Comiccon VP Operations Mr. Scott Péron and Comiccon staff Ms. Ivana St-Aimé

Ambassador Monji sharing his knowledge of pop culture with Ottawa Comiccon organizers

Ambassador Monji looking at mangas and memorabilia

Pop culture memorabilia

Comiccon participants enjoying the many activities

Ambassador Monji with an young Batman fan