Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Saturday Program Schedule

Program Schedule for Full-Day Conference

Saturday, September 21

(subject to change)


8:00am                  Check-in: Pick-up registration packets, Illustrators drop off portfolios


8:30am                  Opening Remarks


8:45-9:30am         Local Author Panel: Rise! Creating an Enduring Career                          


9:40-10:30am       Breakout #1                               


10:40-11:30am      Breakout #2


11:30-12:15pm      Portfolio Showcase / Book Store Open / Book Signing 1


12:15p-12:45pm     Lunch


12:45-1:30pm         Agent Panel


1:30-2:15pm           With vs. About, Writing with Diversity: Cortney Radocaj


2:15-2:30pm          Break


2:30-3:30pm         Breakout #3


3:40-4:15pm          Local Author Panel: Shine! Revision, 4 Different Perspectives


4:15-5:00pm          Keynote: Martha Brockenbrough


5:00-5:15pm          Closing Remarks and Announcements


5:15-6:00                Book Store Open / Book Signing 2 / Goodbyes