With keynotes from
and Linda Urban
2 Keynote Panels featuring leading Publishers, Editors and Agents:
The Presidents' Panel: The Big Picture with Jon Anderson (President and Publisher, Simon and Schuster Children's Publishing Division), Jean Feiwel (Senior VP and Director, Feiwel & Friends/Macmillan Children's Publishing Group), Mallory Loehr (Vice President, Publishing Director, Random House/Golden/Doubleday Books for Young Readers), and Adrea Pappenheimer (SVP, Director of Sales/Associate Publisher HarperCollins Publishers.)
Acquisitions Today: Opportunities and Challenges with Alessandra Balzer (Balzer + Bray), Liz Bicknell (Candlewick), Ginger Clark (Curtis Brown LTD), Sarah Davies (Greenhouse Literary) and Alvina Ling (Little, Brown Books.)
There will also be:
22 interactive breakout sessions with Editors, Art Directors and Agents!
The Portfolio Showcase
The Art Browse
The Saturday Night Party
The Autograph Party
and A full Friday of optional pre-conference activities, with your choice of:
I. Writers' Roundtables
II. Writers' Intensive: The Big and the Small: A Novel Revision Intensive
III. Published Authors' Discussion
IV. Illustrators' Intensive: Work Long and Prosper: Career Longevity for Illustrators
Keep in mind, the Friday pre-conference activities always sell out fast, and the conference itself has sold out for the last four years running. Visit http://www.scbwi.org/ for registration and all the conference information.
It's going to be amazing, and we hope you will join us!
Illustrate and Write On,