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 – Aug 21 ON-SITE
Basic Conference (8/23-25) $449 $499
Pitch Slam Add-On * $149 $149
How to Write a Page-Turner Workshop—Add-on (8/22) $149 $149
How to Write a Page-Turner Workshop—Standalone (8/22) $199 $199
Polishing Rough Diamonds Workshop—Add-on (8/22) $149 $149
Polishing Rough Diamonds Workshop—Standalone (8/22) $199 $199
Successful Writers Run Successful Businesses Workshop—Add-on (8/22) $149 $149
Successful Writers Run Successful Businesses Workshop—Standalone (8/22) $199 $199
Basic Conference
NOW – Aug 21 $449
ON-SITE $499
Pitch Slam Add-On *
NOW – Aug 21 $149
ON-SITE $149
Pre-Conference Add-on
NOW – Aug 21 $149
ON-SITE $149
Pre-Conference Standalone
NOW – Aug 21 $199
ON-SITE $199
* Register for your Basic Conference Pass to unlock access to the Pitch Slam and Pre-Conference Add-ons


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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!

Polishing Rough Diamonds: Writing Flawed Characters in Unique Worlds — $149 Add-on / $199 Standalone

  • Full-day workshop on Thursday, August 22, with Tobias BuckellNew York Times bestselling author
  • Learn useful tools to create characters and settings that have a lasting impact on readers.

Successful Writers Run Successful Businesses: How to Succeed Even if You Have the Business Side of Publishing — $149 Add-on / $199 Standalone

  • Full-day workshop on Thursday, August 22, with Amy Collins—President of New Shelves Books and a trusted expert, speaker, and recommended sales consultant for some of the largest book and library retailers and wholesalers in the publishing industry
  • Learn insights on managing your writing career as a business, and a much deeper understanding of how the publishing business works.

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.