Central Coast Writer's Conference


2015 Conference Schedule

Friday, September 18, 2015

*Free Parking in Lot 2 - Campus Map

11:00am - 5:00pm - Check In & Registration - Building 5400

Noon-5:00pm – SoCreate Writer’s Boot Camps (New Writer’s and Published Authors)

5:30-6:30pm – SoCreate Literary Dinner

6:30-8:30pm – Teen’s Writing Program PDF Teens Flyer

7:00–9:30pm - Keynote/Idea Symposium - “The Crafting of a Masterpiece: From Concept to Classic”

Saturday, September 19, 2015

Over 50 different writing and publishing workshops, marketing and private writer critic sessions (includes lunch with authors). 

Suggested Workshop Tracks

*Free Parking in Lot 2 - Campus Map

9:00 - 10:00am - Session I

10:15 - 11:15am - Session II

11:30am - 12:30pm - Lunch

12:30 - 1:30pm - Session III

1:45 - 2:45pm - Session IV

3:00 - 4:00pm - Session V

4:00 - 5:00pm - Closing - A Comedic Look at Writing "THE BLANK PAGE WON’T KILL YOU" with Rob Edwards - A juicy talk on the ten best pieces of advice writer Rob Edwards has ever gotten in Hollywood. That’s right, these are the gems that usually don’t come out until you’re a few drinks deep after dinner. In Rob’s words, “It’s the funny, inspirational stuff that will get you through the day.” [Flask not included.]

Sunday, September 20, 2015

10:00am–4:00pm Book and Author Fair at SeaCrest Resort in Pismo Beach

Lodging available at www.seacrestpismo.com or by calling direct (805) 773-4628 or Toll Free (800) 675-2526. Please mention Central Coast Writer’s Conference for a special rate.