REDHOT CAROLINAS 25th Annual CONFERENCE

Date/Time
Date(s) - 08/25/2017 - 08/27/2017
4:00 pm

Location
Crowne Plaza Hotel
5700 WestPark Drive - Charlotte, North Carolina 28217


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Featuring agentsJennifer Mattson/Andrea Brown Agency, John Cusick/ Folio Agency and Jennifer Wills/The Seymour Agency

And editors--Carter Hasegawa/Candlewick Press, Aubrey Poole/Jimmy Patterson Books | Hachette Book Group and Alison Weiss/Sky Pony Press

Three pre-conference intensives covering illustration with Laurent Linn, author of Draw the Line and Senior Art Director Simon & Schuster also hosting the Illustrator Café, explore Queries and Pitches with Candlewick editor Carter Hasagawa, and get a new perspective on writing with Gary Schmidt, two-time winner of the Newbery Honor and a Prinz Honor winner. 

Explore the agent/author experience with Linda Ashman and Jennifer Mattson, find out about nonfiction biography with Caroline McAlister, discover a story's internal logic with Stephen Messer, learn how Hollywood can improve your writing with Jocelyn Rish, improve using online tools with Carol Baldwin, time travel with Stacy McAnulty, and write so editors and agents can't say no with Camille Andros. Additionally, our SCBWI Mentors will join with faculty in providing manuscript critiques. 

CLICK HERE FOR COMPLETE INFORMATION ON CONFERENCE  

  • CONFERENCE TUITION

    Your conference tuition includes a continental breakfast available for participants Saturday and Sunday AM, conference lunch and a buffet at the Saturday Social, Autograph Party with Portfoilo Showcase. 

  • * $185.00           SCBWI Member through July 7, 2017
  • * $205.00           SCBWI Member from July 8, 2017 to registration close.
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  • $210.00           Early Bird Non Member through July 7, 2017
  • $235.00           Non-Member from July 8, 2016 to registration close.


    INTENSIVE AND CONSULTATION FEES

  • Intensive programs are held Friday August 25, 2017 starting at 8:30 AM though 12:30 PM. 

  • INTENSIVE PROGRAM FEES:  Participation limits may apply

*$80.00             SCBWI Member

$100.00           Non-Member

  • Consultations are held on Friday August 25, 2017 between the hours of 2:00 PM and 5:00 PM. Consultations CANNOT be rescheduled. While we work to accomodate any timing request, please understand that we are scheduling more than one hundred sessions over a three hour period.  

  • MANUSCRIPT CRITIQUES   Register by July 7 SUBMIT by July 14, 2017
  • * $50.00             SCBWI Member           $100.00           SCBWI Member (2)

    • $65.00             Non-Member                $130.00           Non-Member (2)
    • [Limit two manuscript critiques per attendee]
    •  
    • PORTFOLIO REVIEWS    Register by AUGUST 4, 2017
    • * $50.00             SCBWI Member

      • $65.00             Non-Member


  • REGISTRATION IS ONLINE ONLY   

  • **SCBWI Member Registraton Guide
  • **You do not have to have a PayPal account to pay online. Scroll down the page at PayPal and pay as a guest.
  • **Or you may register online, continue to the PayPal page and close it. Then download the Pay By Check form. Your registration will be approved when your payment is received.
  • Have questions, concerns? Contact Regional Advisor @ carolinas@scbwi.org.

  • FOR HOTEL INFORMATION AND RESERVATION LINK CLICK HERE

  • YOUR REGISTRATION FEES WILL APPEAR UNDER  SOCIETYCHIL ON YOUR CREDIT CARD STATEMENT.


    TERMS AND CONDITIONS 

  • CONFERENCE REGISTRATION is required for all programs and activities
  • SCBWI Members MUST login to receive member pricing
  • There are no partial refunds for failure to login
  • Intensive Programs, Critiques and Reviews are priced separately and may have participation limits
  • Consultation and Intensive fees are nonrefundable
  • Refunds:

    • Before JULY 7, 2017 conference tuition only subject to a $50 handling fee
    • Before JULY 28, 2017—50% of conference tuition
    • No refunds after JULY 28, 2017
    • No credits will be issued.
  • We are not responsible for any technical difficulties that may arise during registration. 

  • WHEN REGISTERING PLEASE CHOOSE SESSIONS FOR EACH TIME SEGMENT

  • You are not bound by your choice of session, but we use this information to gauge the size of the room we need for each session. Please take the time to download the Conference Schedule in order to make your choices.