THE POWER OF STORY

Date/Time
Date(s) - 09/30/2016 - 10/02/2016
12:00 am

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


 

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2016 CONFERENCE SCHEDULE
 
TUITION COSTS
 
MEET THE 2016 FACULTY
 
TIPS & TIDBITS FAQs
 
THE INSIDE TRACK
 
JUST FOR ILLUSTRATORS
 
JUST FOR WRITERS
 
SOCIAL SATURDAY
 
SCHOLARSHIP DOOR PRIZE
 
BOOK CROWNE PLAZA
 

24TH ANNUAL SCBWI CAROLINAS FALL CONFERENCE

Mark your calendars now for a celebration of The Power of Storyour biggest conference yet!

Featuring four agents–Josh and Tracey/Adams Literary, Stephen Fraser/Jennifer deChiara Agency, Deborah Warren/East West Agency

four editors--Jill Davis/HarperCollins, Stacey Friedberg/Dial Books, Alyson Heller/Simon & Schuster and Annie Nybo/Margaret K. McElderry Books, 

four pre-conference intensives covering world building with Henry H. Neff, author of The Tapestry Series, develop the perfect pitch with Literary Agent Stephen Fraser, From Idea to Published Novel with NY Times bestselling author Beth Revis, and an illustration intensive with uber art director and founder of The Illustration DepartmentGiuseppe Castellano also hosting the Illustrator Cafè on Sunday morning.

Former HMH editor now indie bookstore buyer, Amy Cherrix will join our considerably talented Carolinas PAL members; Golden Kite Winner Kristy Dempsey, John Claude Bemis, Megan Shepherd, Alan Gratz, Joan Holub, Constance Lombardo, Barbara O'Conner. Additionally, our SCBWI Mentors will join with faculty in providing manuscript critiques. 

JUST BREAKING…NEW SCBWI POLICY ON CONFERENCE BOOKSTORE

Faculty bios and presentation descriptions available

SEPTEMBER 30-OCTOBER 2, 2016

CHARLOTTE NORTH CAROLINA

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! 

CONFERENCE TUITION

  • * $185.00           SCBWI Member through July 16, 2016
  • * $205.00           SCBWI Member from July 17, 2016 to registration close.
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  • $210.00           Early Bird Non Member through July 16, 2016
  • $235.00           Non-Member from July 17, 2016 to registration close


    INTENSIVE AND CONSULTATION FEES

  • INTENSIVE PROGRAM FEES:

    • Participation limits may apply
    • * $80.00             SCBWI Member
    • $100.00           Non-Member

Consultations are held on Friday September 30, 2016 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 16, 2016
    • SUBMIT BY JULY 20, 2016 @ 10 AM
    • * $50.00             SCBWI Member           $100.00           SCBWI Member (2)
    • $65.00             Non-Member                $130.00           Non-Member (2)
    • [Limit two manuscript critiques per attendee]
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  • PORTFOLIO REVIEWS

    • Register by AUGUST 19, 2016.
    • * $50.00             SCBWI Member
    • $65.00             Non-Member

ONLINE REGISTRATION ONLY

  • ** 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.

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 16, 2016 conference tuition only subject to a $50 handling fee
    • Before August 26, 2016—50% of conference tuition
    • No refunds after August 26, 2016
    • No credits will issued.
  • We are not responsible for any technical difficulties that may arise during registration. 

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