SCBWI

Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Schedule

FRIDAY, JANUARY 18, 2019

8-9 AM – Intensives Check-In

9-4 PM – Intensives

3:30-4:30 PM – Conference Check-In/Drop off First Page Critiques at Registration Desk.

4:30-5 PM – Meet FL-SCBWI Team

5-5:45 PM – First Page Critiques

5:45 PM – Board buses for Books & Books (265 Aragon Avenue, Coral Gables). Meet in hotel lobby.

6:30 PM – Reception at Books & Books. Cash bar.

7:30-9 PM – Enjoy dining on your own at Books & Books or famous Miracle Mile. Last bus departs bookstore at 10 PM.

 

SATURDAY, JANUARY 19, 2019

7-8:30 AM – Conference Check-In

8-4:30 PM – ART EXHIBIT: Pick up portfolios by 4:45 PM

8:30-8:45 AM – Co-Regional Advisors Linda Rodriguez Bernfeld & Dorian Cirrone: Announcements and faculty introductions.

8:45-9:30 AM – Jane Yolen and Heidi Stemple

9:30-10:00 AM – Salina Yoon

10:00-10:15 AM – Break

10:15-11:00 AM – Agent Panel

11:00-11:45 AM – First Books Panel

11:45-Noon – Crystal Kite Presentation

Noon-1 PM – Lunch

1:00-1:45 PM  – Carole Boston Weatherford

1:45-2:30 PM – Sarah Aronson

2:30-2:45 PM – Break

2:45-3:30 PM – Editor Panel

3:30-4:15 PM _ Cheryl Klein

4:30-6:45 PM Critiques in East Hall

7:30-11:00 PM – “LEVEL UP” COSTUME BALL

 

SUNDAY, JANUARY 14, 2018

8-9 AM – Sunday Only Check-In

9-10:30 AM – Workshop 1 (choose one)

10:30-10:45 AM – Break

10:45-12:15 PM – Workshop 2 (choose one)

12:15-1:00 PM – Main Room for Door Prizes

1-2:00 PM – Autograph Party