August 10-12, 2018 | New York City

Make connections. Make memories.

The Writer’s Digest Annual Conference is designed for you to experience countless opportunities for both formal networking and informal shop-talking and sightseeing! Spend the weekend with hundreds of others who share your deep passion for writing.


Saturday Cocktail Reception | 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Enjoy a complimentary drink on us and blow off some steam at this popular event. It grows bigger every year! Make friends on the conference’s Facebook page and then make plans to meet in person, or meet WD staff and mix and mingle with new pals.

Book Signings | Following each keynote
Score selected works by each bestselling keynote speaker and get your copy personally signed! A selection of most additional speakers’ titles will be available for purchase onsite. This is the perfect chance to meet your favorite writers in person, including New York Times bestselling author Walter Mosley!

Events are being added all the time, so please check back soon for updates!