Writer's Digest Conference Registration

Writer’s Digest Annual Conference • August 1 – 3, 2014 • New York




Basic Conference Registration

Now - July 31

August 1 - 3

$399

$449


Your Basic Conference Registration includes:

  • Friday programs, beginning 5:00 p.m. August 1;
  • Saturday and Sunday programs;
  • Access to any session recordings (including those you cannot attend in person);
  • Please note: The Basic Conference Registration does not include entry to the Pitch Slam.




Pitch Slam/Basic Conference Package (Includes Pitch Slam):

Now - July 31

August 1 - 3

$549

$599


Your Pitch Slam/Basic Conference Package Registration includes:

    • Friday programs, beginning 3:40 p.m. August 1;
    • Saturday and Sunday programs;
    • Entry into one Pitch Slam session on Saturday
    • Access to any session recordings (including those you cannot attend in person);

As a bonus, the Pitch Slam/Basic Conference Package Registration also includes a webinar to be viewed before the event and the ability to submit a query letter for the Query Letter Directory, which is submitted to all agents and editors in attendance at WD post conference. It’s a great way to keep your name and your work in front of the right people.

  • Boot Camp: Can be added on to either registration type above for $99.
  • WD Pro: Can be added on to either registration type above for $99.


*Please note: Early Bird Pitch Slam/Basic Conference passes are available in a limited quantity and will sell out at 100 registrations, which may occur prior to May 19, 2014. UPDATE: as of April 25, 2014 we have sold out of our Early Bird Pitch Slam/Basic Conference passes, you are now able to register for the Pitch Slam / Basic Conference pass at the $549 rate until July 31, 2014.




Writer's Digest Conference Add-ons!

Writer's Digest Pro

Writer's Digest Bootcamps

$99

$99


  • More advanced writers will also want to attend Writer’s Digest Pro, Friday’s mini-conference which runs in advance of the regular conference. This special event includes sessions designed for writers with a more intimate knowledge of how the publishing and self-publishing industries work – sessions like advanced social media and promotion techniques, author branding, hybrid authorship, contract negotiations, and much more. 
  • Friday, August 1st beginning at 8:30 am
  • Please note: Writer's Digest Pro can be purchased as an add-on to Writer's Digest Conference, or as a stand-alone, one day ticket. *Buying the stand-alone one-day ticket does not grant you access to Writer's Digest Conference programming.
  • $99 cost


Writer's Digest Boot Camps include:

  • Our agent boot camps are specialized three hour sessions that take place on Friday, August 1 before the main conference begins.
  • 6 Boot Camps to choose from starting Friday, August 1st at 8:30 am
  • Please note: Writer's Digest Boot Camps can be purchased as an add-on to Writer's Digest Conference, or as stand-alone, 3-hour sessions. *Buying the stand-alone Boot Camp ticket does not grant you access to Writer's Digest Conference programming.
  • $99 cost per Boot Camp




  • Cancellation Policy

    If you must cancel for any reason, please notify us at writersdigestconference@fwmedia.com by July 1, 2014. Your registration fee will be refunded less a $100 processing fee. No refunds will be made after this date for any reason. Substitutions may be made by fax or email until July 15, 2014. After this date, all substitutions must be made on-site at the Writer’s Digest Conference event.



    Conference Policy

    Recording or photographing conference sessions, panel discussions or sponsor exhibits is strictly prohibited. Program handouts and/or recordings will be made available online after the event. By registering, you agree not to solicit vendors or exhibitors.




    Special Needs

    We make sure our facility has total accessibility, and we do whatever is needed to make attending the event as convenient as possible for all attendees. If you have a special need, please send an email to writersdigestconference@fwmedia.com.