August 22-25, 2019 | New York City

SAVE YOUR PLACE AT THE 2019 WRITER’S DIGEST ANNUAL CONFERENCE!

Space is limited and your best price is available right now—but it won’t last forever. 

REGISTRATION OPTIONS NOW – May 28 May 29 – Aug 21 ON-SITE
Basic Conference (8/23-25) $399 $449 $499
Pitch Slam Add-On * $149 $149 $149
How to Write a Page-Turner Workshop—Add-on (8/22) $149 $149 $149
How to Write a Page-Turner Workshop—Standalone (8/22) $199 $199 $199
Basic Conference
NOW – Mar 26 $349
Mar 27 – May 28 $399
May 29 – Aug 21 $449
ON-SITE $499
Pitch Slam Add-On *
NOW – Mar 26 $149
Mar 27 – May 28 $149
May 29 – Aug 21 $149
ON-SITE $149
Pre-Conference Add-on
NOW – Mar 26 $149
Mar 27 – May 28 $149
May 29 – Aug 21 $149
ON-SITE $149
Pre-Conference Standalone
NOW – Mar 26 $199
Mar 27 – May 28 $199
May 29 – Aug 21 $199
ON-SITE $199
* Register for your Basic Conference Pass to unlock access to the Pitch Slam and Pre-Conference Add-ons


REGISTER NOW

Basic Conference

  • All sessions starting at 10:15 AM on Friday, August 23rd
  • Networking Reception & Book Signings on Saturday, August 24th
  • Conference Audio Recordings (some sessions may not be recorded)
  • Invitation to the attendee-only Facebook group

Personalize your trip to New York City with the conference package that’s right for you, but don’t delay—Early-Bird pricing is only available until May 28!

CONFERENCE ADD-ONS

Pitch Slam Add-on – $149

  • Pitch Perfect Prep session, Friday, August 23rd
  • 60-Minute Pitch Slam slot, Saturday, August 24th
  • Entry in 2019 Query Letter Directory (post-conference)
  • Query Letter Webinar: Query Better Basics for Books (post-conference)

How to Write a Page-Turner: Master the Art of Tension Workshop with Jordan Rosenfeld – $149 Add-on / $199 Standalone

  • Full-day workshop on Thursday, August 22, with Jordan Rosenfeld—author of How to Write a Page-Turner (Writer’s Digest Books, 2019)
  • Learn four key elements of page-turning tension, strategies for building character tension, essentials of creating plot tension, how to balance scene elements for maximum tension and much more!

Pre-Conference #2 TBA — $149 Add-on / $199 Standalone

  • WDC19 will feature intensive, all-day pre-conference workshops on Thursday, August 22nd
  • Workshop registration will be available as an add-on to the Basic Conference, or as a standalone event
  • Check back for updates, or sign up for our enewsletter to be informed when they’re announced

Pre-Conference #3 TBA — $149 Add-on / $199 Standalone

  • WDC19 will feature intensive, all-day pre-conference workshops on Thursday, August 22nd
  • Workshop registration will be available as an add-on to the Basic Conference, or as a standalone event
  • Check back for updates, or sign up for our enewsletter to be informed when they’re announced

Cancellation & Refund Policy:

If you must cancel for any reason, please notify us via email at writersdigestconference@fwmedia.com by July 1, 2019. Your registration fee will be refunded, less a $100 processing fee. Refunds will not be made after this date for any reason.