Yes, there is a TypeCon. Is this the ComicCon for us Glyph nuts? The Society of Typographic Aficionados (SOTA), presents an annual conference exploring type for the screen, printing, Dutch design, type in motion, calligraphy, experimental, webfonts, and more. TypeCon 2012 to be held in Milwaukee, July 31st-August 5th.
photo: type by Jeff Finley