San Francisco Writers Conference

16 February
San Francisco Writers Conference
9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. PT
Hyatt Regency San Francisco

The 19th annual San Francisco Writers Conference will take place on February 16-19, 2023, and includes a line-up of over 100 presenters and more than 80 sessions, lectures and classes.

Held at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco, the four-day event also attracts over 20 literary agents and acquiring editors and includes the SFWC Poetry Summit and the Writing for Hollywood Summit sessions. Both summits are included in the registration for the Main SFWC conference and also available separately to the public.

Presenters this year will include best-selling authors, literary agents, acquiring editors, indie editors, and publishers from major publishing houses as well as small presses. There will be experts on self-publishing, book promotion, platform building, social media, audiobooks, podcasting, and author websites.

The included SFWC Gala networking party is on Saturday evening and it is followed by the Poets and Jazz event.

The MAIN CONFERENCE registration fee includes four days of live sessions, keynotes, and events from Thursday through Sunday. Plus, a consult with an editor, book coach, and publicist, unlimited networking with more than 100 presenters (and fellow writers!), a Networking Gala, the Poetry and Jazz party, morning continental breakfasts, a Meet the Agents and Editors panel, Saturday awards & keynote luncheon, the popular Practice Your Pitch event, an attendee bag filled with writer goodies, and so much more!

For more details and registration, click here.

Event details

Date: 16 February 2023.
Time: 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. PT
Venue: Hyatt Regency San Francisco
Event Type: Writers' Conference
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(949) 734-0395

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9:00am – 5pm PST

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