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CONFERENCES AND EVENTS

Join 2,000 romance writers and industry professionals from all over the world for RWA2017 in Orlando, Florida, July 26–29, at the Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Resort. The four-day conference features nationally recognized speakers, special events, and more than 100 workshops.


CHAPTER CONTESTS, CONFERENCES
AND EVENTS

Local RWA chapers offer a number of conferences, contests, and workshops.  Click below to see the schedule for the coming months.

CONFERENCE WRAP-UP


CONFERENCE AT A GLANCE

  • Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Resort
  • Orlando, Florida
  • July 26–29, 2017
The RWA Conference is the place where career-focused romance writers meet, mingle, and get down to the business of being an author. RWA2017 includes over 100 workshops, the "Readers for Life" Literacy Autographing (open to the public); Keynote and featured speakers, book signings, and the RITA and Golden Heart Awards Ceremony.

WHO WILL YOU MEET AT RWA2017?

Here are just a few statistics from past conferences:

  • Over 20 countries represented
  • More than 800 published authors
  • Over 50 agents
  • An average of 150 industry professionals