February 3, 2018 in Austin, Texas
Joe C. Thompson Conference Center at UT-Austin
Join us in sunny Austin, Texas for a full day of insights and inspiration for emerging and established nonfiction writers in Texas and beyond. Hone your writing skills with sessions on interview techniques, content marketing, self-editing and landing your first national story. Boost your business savvy with panels on personal branding and money management for freelancers, handling sticky situations with editors and more.
You’ll also be able to:
- Start your day with a Mindfulness for Writers session.
- Network with like-minded writers over coffee, lunch and a cocktail reception (included in registration fee).
- Polish your personal brand with a professional headshot session (available for an additional fee).
- Meet and network with editors from across the Lone Star State during Client Connections.*
Interested in volunteering or discussing sponsorship opportunities? Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
*Additional speakers will be announced.*
*Client Connections open to ASJA members only. In order to participate in Austin Client Connections, new members must apply before December 1, 2017.* To see a list of those participating in Client Connections, click here.
AT&T Executive Education & Conference Center
1900 University Avenue
Austin, TX 78705
Guests may use the following link to reserve their rooms:
RESERVATIONS WEBSITE: https://aws.passkey.com/go/ASJACO0218
If guests prefer to make their reservation over the phone or if they need to make a reservation for one of the shoulder dates, they can call the in-house reservation team and mention the room block reference name: ASJA Regional Conference
*Please note* The ASJA room block only covers Friday and Saturday night. If you're interested in extending your stay, you need to call the number below.
RESERVATION LINE: 1-877-744-8822 or 512-404-3600
Costs: Single - $189, Double - $189
Guest room cut-off date: January 4th, 2018
Individual cancelations will be accepted up to 72 hours prior to arrival.
Check-in time on the day of arrival is at 3pm
Check-out time on the day of departure is 12pm
Delta Airlines Discount
Taking advantage of this discount is easy! Just click the “Advanced Search” link on www.delta.com and enter NMPN3 in the box that says “Meeting Event Code.” If your flight qualifies for a discount, it will automatically be applied to your search results. We suggest using this discount to book your ASJA flight.
ASJA REFUND POLICY: ASJA will refund 100% of an attendee's registration remittance upon receipt of written notice of cancellation received by or before Thursday, November 30, 2017. 75% of your registration fee will be refunded if cancellation is received between Friday, December 1, 2017 and Thursday, January 18, 2018. There are no refunds after Friday, January 19, 2018. Refunds may take up to 10 business days to process.