Writers Summit

  • Opportunities for writers are evolving rapidly, making it increasingly challenging for aspiring authors to channel the right path. Within traditional and self-publishing models the choices are overwhelming. Changes in media have opened numerous new doors for generating income from writing online and in print. The Writer's Summit is a coming-together of leading industry brands, The London Book Fair and Writer's Digest, to deliver a fantastic day-long programme that will help budding, beginner and hybrid authors to make informed decisions, and develop successful writing careers.

    When: 11 November 2017

    Where: Coin Street Conference Centre, London, SE1 9NH

    Price: £95 (Lunch and refreshments included)

    Discounted tickets available for Author Club members.

    For more information, please check out the Terms & Conditions.

    Eventbrite - The Writer’s Summit, Brought to you by LBF & Writer’s Digest
    More
  • What Can I expect?

    It will provide insight, ideas and practical advice on the many opportunities that now abound. Covering social media, marketing, rights and contracts, market data, sales and retail and more, the conference is a blend of case studies, presentations, unparalleled networking with peers and industry influencers, plus an additional opportunity for one-to-one agent pitches.

    Secure my place

     

    Programme Highlights

    The event will feature sessions on the rapidly evolving writing landscape, income generation, promotion and marketing, social media, and so much more. Meanwhile authors will get the chance to pitch their books and ideas to agents with two dedicated “Pitch Slam” events, and there will be a range of networking sessions giving delegates the chance to meet with peers and industry influencers.

    View the programme

     

    Pitch Slam

    Would you like to have a 1:1 private eight-minute pitch with an agent? We have a limited number of  Pitch slots with literary agents during the conference lunch break, which you can purchase for only £25. The price also includes a webcast teaching you how to pitch for success, in advance of the conference.  To avail of this limited offer, you must first secure your ticket to The Writer's Summit.

    *One pitch slot per person.

    Book my ticket

  • Speakers

    Attendees will hear from an inspirational line-up of speakers, with established authors Fanny Blake and Dean Crawford, and publishing experts Sam Missingham and Scott Pack, along with many more taking part in the event. The compelling programme will provide fresh insight and practical advice on the numerous options available to modern-day writers.

    See the speakers

     

    In Collaboration with Writer's Digest

    For nearly 100 years, writers have turned to Writer’s Digest magazine for friendly, encouraging and authoritative insights about how to write better and get published. A WD conference, online course or magazine will leave you brimming with inspiration, more confident in your abilities and savvier about the inner workings of the publishing industry.

    Discover more

     

    Latest News

    Keep up to date on The Writer's Summit with all the latest news from The London Book Fair's Hub.

    Latest news

  • Welcome to our Sponsor

    Type & Tell are a professional publishing services provider offering high-quality, flexible and affordable packages to help aspiring authors like you; publish, print and sell your books. We make self-publishing your book easy and with Type & Tell you'll receive 100% of the profits from books sales. We take nothing! Be inspired by our customers who have become self-published authors with Type & Tell: Loreticus by J.B. Lucas, Walk Quiet Run Quick by Jacqueline Francis and London Faces, Going Places by Jon Appleton.

    Take back control of your novel and start writing a future bestseller using our one-of-a-kind book creator tool today!

    There's never been a better time to self-publish.

    Find out more

    More

We use cookies to operate this website and to improve its usability. Full details of what cookies are, why we use them and how you can manage them can be found by reading our Privacy & Cookies page. Please note that by using this site you are consenting to the use of cookies.