Have you explored the SCBWI Winter Conference schedule, offerings, and opportunities?
There will be the Golden Kite Awards Gala,
a State-of-the-Industry In-Depth Interview with Jean Feiwel
Keynote Conversations with:
Becky Albertalli and Adam Silvera
Matt De La Peña and Christian Robinson
Jerry Craft and Victoria Jamieson, hosted by Weslie Turner
Patricia Maclachlan interviewed by Lin Oliver
There will also be a behind the scenes tour of Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing with Laurent Linn and Paula Wiseman
Genre Breakout Sessions with editors, including
Picture Books: Andrea Welch, Joanna Cardenas, Elizabeth Bicknell
Middle Grade: Tricia Lin, Krista Vitola
Young Adult: Stacey Barney, Alexandra Cooper
Nonfiction: Alyssa Mito Pusey, Shelby Lees
Fly-on-the-Wall Acquisitions meeting with Wendy Loggia and a team from Delacorte Press
and another Mock Book Production meeting with Yaffa Jaskoll and a team from Scholastic Books
There's an Agents Panel, with Kirby Kim, Kevin Lewis, Erica Rand Silverman, and Saba Sulaiman, and so much more!
Illustrators - make sure to check out the portfolio showcase opportunity, as well as the Monday Feb 22 Illustrators' Intensive.
We hope you'll join us for this virtual conference hosted on zoom with video recordings available through March 31, 2021. Get all the details here.