Pitch, network and learn.
The Writer’s Summit is a dynamic and immersive one-day intensive that will grow your confidence, your network—and prepare you to navigate a writing marketplace that is constantly evolving.
There have never been more opportunities and channels available to writers than right now. And while that is certainly exciting, it can be intimidating. This program will empower you to find the right fit for you—no matter the stage of your career—by sharing the latest models and best practices to move you closer to your writing goals.
Learn the latest in social media, marketing, rights and contracts, market data, sales and retail (and more) in insightful sessions that are a blend of case studies and presentations. The event grants you unparalleled access to network with peers and industry influencers, and even offers the chance to pitch directly to literary agents.
Whether budding writer or beginner, hybrid author or traditionally published, you’ll return to your own work confident you’ll be making informed decisions, and well on your way to developing an even more successful writing career.
Two writing powerhouses—Writer’s Digest and The London Book Fair—have come together to offer you one not-to-be-missed event!
When: 11 November 2017
Where: Coin Street Conference Centre, London, SE1 9NH
There’s plenty to learn in one day—including sessions on platform and promotion, contracts, rights, need-to-know publishing information (both traditional and self-published), increasing your writing income, as well as craft essentials.
LEARN FROM EXPERTS
The Writer’s Summit is brought to you by the editors of the most-trusted resource in the industry. For more than 90 years, writers have turned to Writer’s Digest for friendly, encouraging and authoritative insights about how to write better and get published.
MEET THE SPEAKERS
Refine your skills and reconnect with your craft through in-depth sessions with these handpicked mentors. These knowledgeable, inspiring and helpful editors, literary agents, publishing experts will be on-hand to be an indispensable resource.
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PITCH YOUR WORK
Ready to kick your experience up a notch? Add on the optional Pitch Slam and experience the rare opportunity for face time with agents and editors on the hunt for new talent. Pitch your work to agents in your preferred genre, and receive instant and invaluable feedback.