Hawaii anime convention Kawaii Kon 2016 has announced that it will host Studio Trigger’s Shigeto Koyama and Hiromi Wakabayashi as guests.

Koyama is an animator and designer at Trigger. He has worked on titles including HEROMAN, Eureka Seven, Gurren Lagann, Star Driver, Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt, Rebuild of Evangelion, Kill la Kill, and Big Hero 6. Koyama has also provided design work for the No More Heroes video game franchise. This year, he directed his first short film “Obakechan” as part of Studio Khara’s “Japan Animator Expo” project. Koyama previously appeared at FanimeCon in 2012.

Wakabayashi has collaborated on several works with Hiroyuki Imaishi. His work includes setting production for Gurren Lagann as well as the original idea, plot development, and directing participation for Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt. For Kill la Kill, Wakabayashi contributed plot development, directed the second ending sequence, and assisted and oversaw the design team as a creative officer.

Kawaii Kon will be taking place April 8-10, 2016.

Source: ANN