CanWrite! 2019

 

FULL CONFERENCE REGISTRATION INCLUDES

    • Welcome reception on Thursday evening
    • Friday and Saturday coffee breaks and lunches
    • Morning workshops (select from two)
    • Panels
    • Afternoon workshops (select from three)
    • Beverages and light snacks during breaks
    • Friday evening event
    • Saturday CanWrite! Dinner

The conference registration fee does not include:

  • Pitch sessions
  • Blue Pencil sessions
  • Booked table for selling books at the mini book fair ( a small booking fee applies)
  • Accommodation (priced and booked by attendees separately – see Accommodations)

 

REGISTRATION RATES

NOTE: Members must be logged in to their account when registering — see Member Login field at the top right of this page.

FULL CONFERENCE* Member Affiliate** Non-member Student***

Early-bird

until March 22, 2019 (extended!)

$350 $375 $400 $275

Regular Rate

starting March 23

$375 $400 $425 $275

 

* Full Conference Registration includes access to Thursday night reception, morning plenary sessions, morning workshops, afternoon panels and workshops, Friday night event, Saturday night dinner event, as well as breaks and lunches.

** Affiliates are the members of our affiliated partners (CAA member organizations).

NOTE: Members enjoy a $50 savings; join or renew today for the greatest value.

(New members also enjoy a 25% discount on membership dues – combined savings of $50 + $43.75 = $93.75 (taxes not included)).

*** Student rate: To be eligible for this special rate, students must be at least 18 and enrolled full-time at a recognized educational institution. (Proof will be requested following registration.)

 

ONE-DAY REGISTRATION* Member Affiliate** Non-member Student***

Early-bird

until March 22 (extended!)

$175 $195 $220 $125

Regular Rate

starting March 23

$190 $210 $235 $125

 

*One Day Registration (Friday or Saturday only) includes access to Thursday night reception, morning plenary session, one of two concurrent morning workshops, an afternoon panel, and one of three concurrent workshops, Friday night event, as well as breaks and lunch. Access to the Saturday night CanWrite! dinner is NOT included and must be purchased separately. (Tickets will be on sale at a later date.)

** Affiliates are the members of our affiliated partners (CAA member organizations).

*** Student rate: To be eligible for this special rate, students must be at least 18 and enrolled full-time at a recognized educational institution. (Proof will be requested following registration.)

 

EXTRA CONFERENCE OPTIONS

Extra options are a available; registrants must register and pay for these separately as follows:

 

Pitch Session

A 10-minute feedback session with a literary agent or publisher. (Available to conference registrants only; spots are limited; see the Workshops & Activities page for details.)

Rate: $40 (plus tax)

Register for a Pitch Session Now

 

Blue Pencil Session

A 20-minute comprehensive feedback session on your manuscript with a professional author. (Available to conference registrants only; spots are limited; see the Workshops & Activities page for more details.)

Rate: $50 (plus tax)

Register for a Blue Pencil Session

 

Mini Book Fair Table & Booking (Available to conference registrants only; spots are limited; details to follow)

Rate: To be determined

 

Extra Meal Tickets

Extra meal tickets for registrant guests may be available for purchase closer to the event, contingent on availability.

 

Registration is a 3-step process:

STEP 1: Click on the Register Now! button.

STEP 2: Complete the registration form.

STEP 3: Follow the prompt to the payment page. (You have the option of paying by cheque rather than credit card — please note that your registration will not be processed until your cheque is received.)

You will receive an automated confirmation when your payment has been processed.

 

Ready to register? Just click on the button below!

NOTE: Members must be logged in to their account when registering to access the discounted rate — see member login field at the top right of this page.

 

Register Now!

 

NOTE: If paying by mail rather than online, please register by doing the following:

  1. Click on the Register Now button above
  2. Follow steps 2 and 3 above
  3. Follow the prompt to the payment page and select Pay by Cheque
  4. Make your cheque payable to Canadian Authors Association, and include the conference i.d. number indicated on your ticket on the front of your cheque
  5. Mail to:

Canadian Authors Association
c/o Book and Periodical Council
192 Spadina Avenue, Suite 107
Toronto ON  M5T 2C2

 

  1. Note that your registration will be confirmed only after your cheque has been received and your registration has been processed by staff.

 

Registration or payment questions? Email admin@canadianauthors.org or call 416 975 1756 or 705 955 0716.