A new conference has just been announce from Writer’s Digest. It covers instruction and advice for getting published. If you’re serious about getting your work out there, you may want to check this out. Here are the details:
The Writer’s Digest Conference: The Business of Getting Published is designed to guide any author through the new dynamics of today’s publishing world. This three-day event takes place Friday, September 18, through Sunday, September 20, 2009, at the New York Marriott Marquis, on Times Square in New York.
With emphasis on platform, networking and social media, The Writer’s Digest Conference is an innovative and ground-breaking conference, featuring the industry’s top forward-thinking speakers, leading sessions on topics relevant to the current and future state of the publishing world.
Chris Brogan, social media genius, is the keynote speaker. Other speakers include Kassia Krozser, editor/publisher of BookSquare.com; David Mathison, whose online sales success is the new business model; Mike Shatzkin, the industry’s top publishing consultant, Seth Harwood and Scott Sigler, whose own podcasts and videocasts have made them superstars in the business; and many more, plus the editors of Writer’s Digest!
Complete program information, including speaker bios, special events related to the conference and registration, is now available at www.writersdigestconference.com