BookBaby presents the Independent Authors Conference
1800 Market St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
The BookBaby Independent Authors Conference is the only writing conference dedicated to helping independent authors publish successfully. From Friday, November 3rd to Sunday the 5th, writers and authors – beginners and veterans – will gather at the Sonesta Hotel in Philadelphia for a weekend full of workshops about learning and improving the skills independent writers need to succeed, including effective writing techniques and strengthening your book marketing and promotion tactics.
Early bird tickets are still available, but prices will rise in May. Register now! Don’t miss this opportunity to listen and learn from these leading self-publishing experts!
We’re pleased to announce the 2017 BookBaby Independent Authors Conference speaker lineup, filled with successful authors and industry professionals from around the country.
Director of Publishing, Kickstarter
President, BookLemur / Press One Publishing
CEO, Independent Book Publishers Association
Marketing Manager, BookBaby
Publisher/Authorpreneur Business Consultant, Ellechor Media & Associates, LLC
Ms. Hope Clark
Mystery Author, Editor at FundsforWriters
Nancy Erickson MFA
The Book Professor
National Novel Writing Month
Owner, Marin Bookworks
Publishing and Strategy Consultant, Janet Goldstein Enterprises
Author, speaker, author coach, Body and Soul Publishing LLC
Poet, novelist, author, HowToDoItFrugally.com
Owner/Publicist, Kaye Publicity, Inc.
Adventure travel writer, web expert, and pro-blogger; Author Friendly
Associate Director, Written Word Media
Head of Findaway Voices
Elizabeth Marshall, Inc. / Book Breakthrough)
Founder, BlueInk Review
AN eBook Publishing Services
Eva Lesko Natiello
Ms. Sandra Poirier Smith
President, Smith Publicity, Inc.
Author/Radio Show Host/Blogger, Pinkie Mae, LLC
Publisher, She Writes Press
Whether you’re a new writer in search of the best way to publish your first book or an experienced author looking to expand your professional network, this is the event you have to attend.
At the Independent Authors Conference, you can expect:
- Keynote presentations from successful authors and industry leaders.
- Over 20 workshops and panels focused on publishing and marketing your book.
- Opportunities to connect with fellow writers and expand your writing network.
- Discussions with real publishing experts ready to answer your questions.
- Personal interaction with knowledgeable industry professionals.
Early bird tickets are on sale now for $99. Get your tickets before prices rise in May!
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