The organisers of write | edit | index, the 7th IPEd National Editors Conference 2015 are thrilled to announce two well-known Australians as keynote speakers, namely Jackie French and David Astle.
Jackie French is an author of 140 books across a range of genres. Her work includes fiction for adults and children, gardening, history and picture books. She is a passionate advocate for the conservation of wildlife and the planet.
David Astle is well known as the dictionary guy from the television show Letters and Numbers. He is a self-confessed word nerd writing cryptics for the The Age and Sydney Morning Herald.
The conference launches with a day of professional workshops covering topics on editing, indexing, blogging, design and digital markup to name a few. The next two days include four session streams each day, ensuring that there is a session for everyone.
The conference will take place in Canberra from 6–9 May 2015 and early bird registration closes on 20 February.
Early bird registration (closes 20 February 2015)
Student member $335
Full registration (closes 31 March 2015)
Student member $400
Day registration (closes 31 March 2015)
For program details and to register go to www.writeeditindex.net.au
Join the conference conversation by using #writeeditindex.