SCBWI

Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Storytelling! Unlock Your Superpowers—2017 Fall Conference

Date/Time
Date(s) - 10/13/2017 - 10/15/2017
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Location
Hilton Doubletree
350 1st Avenue - Cedar Rapids, Iowa


StorytellingUnlock Your Superpowers!

2017 SCBWIIowa Conference


Early Registration NOW OPEN!

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Conference Overview:
Illustrator Intensive: October 13, 2017 

EXCITING NEWS!

There will be a Grand Prize Winner from this year’s Illustrator Intensive.

The winner will be assigned to illustrate a folktale story for Faces Magazine in 2018 ($1500 fee) 
(Click here for details.)

 

PDF Files to Print:

PDF Front Page OCTOBER 13-14-15 2017 BROCHURE
PDF Conference General OCTOBER 13-14-15 2017 BROCHURE

PDF Critiques and Sharing Opportunities OCTOBER 13-14-15 2017 BROCHURE

PDF General Details 1 OCTOBER 13-14-15 2017 BROCHURE

PDF Connected OCTOBER 13-14-15 2017 BROCHURE

 

Core Conference: Oct 14-15, 2017
(Click here for details.)
 

Industry Speakers: 

  • Lisa Cron – Author – Wired for Story and Story Genius
  • Calla Devlin – Iowa Author
  • Sarvinder Naberhaus – Iowa Author
  • Jennifer Soloway – PB-YA Agent ( Andrea Brown Literary
  • John Sandford- Art Director (Cricket Media) Illustrator/Author
  • Jill Santopolo – PB-YA Editor (Philomel) Author
  • Linda Skeers – Iowa Author
     

Opportunities to Share Your Work:

  • First Pages(Included with fee.)
  • Round-Table ReviewsHosted by Guest Speakers(Included with fee.)
  • Manuscript/Portfolio Critiques—(Extra fee.)
  • Story Doctor—Bring a problem plot and get ideas to improve it.—(Extra fee.)
  • Perfect Pitch—Pitch a story idea and get input.(Extra fee.)
  • Story Slam—Share your work in a fun, social environment. Or just come to listen. (Included with fee.)

Online-Early Registration opens in July 27th

View Detailed Schedule, Speaker Biographies and all Conference Information by clicking the upper right Conference Sub-menus.

Book your room today at the 
NEW VENUE
Hilton Doubletree, Cedar Rapids, IA

We look forward to meeting you!

Lisa Morlock RA-Iowa SCBWI 
Eileen Boggess ARA-Iowa SCBWI
Dorothia Rohner-IC Webmaster Iowa-SCBWI

REGISTRATION QUESTIONS?
E-mail: Cindy Johnson- Registrar: johncjc@hotmail.com

 


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