February 14-18, 2013
The Intercontinental Mark Hopkins Hotel, San Francisco
R.L. Stine, who has sold more than 650 million copies of his books, will be our keynote speaker.
The 2013 Conference will feature more than 80 agents, authors and editors.
Attendees will have access to more than forty “how to” sessions, panels, and workshops taught by authors you know and love. Speed Dating for Agents and Ask A Pro sessions (formerly Speed Dating for Editors) are unique one-on-one opportunities to pitch your work directly to these publishing professionals. Celebrity book signings and social gatherings with other writers add to the excitement of the event.
From start to finish, the San Francisco Writers Conference is designed to help you Build Bridges To Better Tomorrows. We’ve sold out eight years in a row. Remember to register early for the conference.
Key Conference Features:
* Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday sessions
* Ask a Pro – One-on-one round table discussions with New York and California editors
* Speed Dating for Agents – Pitching books one on one to New York and California agents
* The Indie Publishing Contest
New! Thursday afternoon pre-conference introductory sessions!
Plus we have exciting in-depth full day and half-day writing intensives: classes taught by experts in craft, technology or the business of publishing on Monday, February 18th, President’s Day holiday. These classes are available to everyone, not just San Francisco Writers Conference attendees, so check them out at www.sfwriters.org.
The San Francisco Writers Conference is a 501c3 non-profit corporation and the event is managed by the core team from Larsen Pomada Literary Agents.