August 5-7 is almost here!
We hope you'll join your SCBWI community for:
Keynote presentations from Dhonielle Clayton, Jessixa Bagley, and Donna Barba Higuera!
Panels of agents, editors, and art directors discussing the current state of children’s publishing!
A half-day of programming just for illustrators offered at no additional cost!
Over 35 breakout sessions with tracks for illustrators, self-publishing authors, traditionally published authors, and nonfiction authors!
An opportunity to pitch to acquiring agents and editors!
The career-launching Portfolio Showcase!
Online socials and peer critiques and more!
There's even an orientation for first-time attendees, to help you get the most out of the experience.