Matt Groening, creator of THE SIMPSONS and FUTURAMA, will speak at the 1999Portland Creative Conference. He will join Eugenio Zanetti, productiondesigner for WHAT DREAMS MAY COME, Disney producer Don Hahn, and nationallysyndicated cartoonist John Callahan. The Conference includes speakerpresentations, panel discussions, sneak preview film screenings, an openingnight kick-off celebration, and a closing night wrap party, and runsSeptember 16 through 18 at the Portland Center for the Performing Arts. Theevent takes place Thursday, September 16 - Saturday, September 18, 1999 inPortland, Oregon, USA. For ticket information or to obtain a scholarshipapplication, please call (800) 597-0099 or (503) 234-1641. Also visitwww.cre8con.org for more information.