Our 10th Annual SCBWI Florida Regional Conference!


The Wyndham is changing to a Sheraton Dec. 15. After that date, they will no longer be able to make reservations via the Wyndham website and will need to call the hotel directly at 305-871-3800. The new name of the hotel will be the Sheraton Miami Airport Hotel and Executive Meeting Center.



Friday, Jan. 14, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. These three enlightening and empowering intensives will emphasize craft, writing exercises, and critiques. Attendance is limited to 25 people each at a cost of $155/ea.

Novel Intensive: Presented by author Joyce Sweeney, agent Erin Murphy, and editor Krista Marino.

Picture Book Intensive: Presented by authors Gloria Rothstein and Laurie Friedman, and editor Katherine Jacobs.

Writing Fantasy Intensive: Presented by authors Cinda Williams Chima and Alexandra Flinn, and editor Arianne Lewin.

For more information contact Linda Rodriguez Bernfeld at 305-382-2677 or [email protected].

Important Dates

December 10, 2010: Manuscripts for critiques due. Artists' critique fees due.

December 10, 2010: Last day to contact Laurie Taddonio if you wish to sell books.

December 20, 2010: Last day for Early Registration.

December 30, 2010: Last day to contact, Angela Padron, [email protected], if you wish to exhibit your portfolio.

December 31, 2010: Last date to reserve hotel room for special SCBWI conference room rate.

January 14, 2011: Writer's Intensives Registration, 8-9 a.m.
Conference Registration, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

January 15, 2008: Registration for those who did not register on Friday, 7-8:30 a.m. Drop off First-Page Critiques by 9 a.m.

Illustrators drop off portfolios between 7 and 8 a.m. in the main conference room for art show.

Conference starts at 8:30 a.m.

January 14-16, 2011: Book Store open.

Click Here to download a PDF of the Conference Brochure

Click Here to See Who's Who at the SCBWI-Florida Regnional Conference

Click Here for Intensive details!

Don't forget to send in your manuscript for critique!

Put on your Dancing Shoes for the Dragonslayer's Ball!

Sorry, no refunds on the registration for Workshops, Intensives or Critiques.

Click Here to Register!