RWA Annual Conference

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Romance Writers of America®
36th Annual Conference
San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina
San Diego, California
July 13–16, 2016

Join Romance Writers of America in San Diego, CA, July 13–16, 2016, for the 2016 RWA Conference at the San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina.

The RWA Conference is the place where career-focused romance writers meet, mingle, and get down to the business of being an author. RWA2016 Conference highlights include the “Readers for Life” Literacy Autographing; the Keynote speech; hearing from great speakers; book signings; and the Awards Ceremony.

Every year, writers and industry professionals come from all over the world to attend Romance Writers of America’s Annual Conference.

At the conference, career-focused romance writers can anticipate:

  • education and information,
  • networking with fellow writers,
  • interaction with editors, agents, publishers, booksellers, and other romance publishing industry professionals.


Note: Any person participating in or attending any RWA-sponsored conference event must be registered for the conference. All individuals who violate this provision shall be billed the full late conference fee, plus a 50 percent penalty. Exceptions to this policy are: (1) RWA members may attend the Literacy Autographing as members of the general public, and (2) the Annual General Meeting shall be open to all members.