(does not include lodging)
Pre-conference Event: $75
Main ConferenceL $395
Post Conference Event: $75
Advance Submission Critique: $50
Additional Banquet Guest Ticket: $50

The information you provide the WIWC is considered personal. It will not be shared with any unaffiliated organization. Space is limited to 200 participants. “Full Conference” includes all Workshops & Events and Saturday evening’s Banquet. Lodging not included.

The conference runs from Friday, May 6th thru Sunday, May 8th, 2016.

For online orders American Express, Visa, or MasterCard cards are accepted through PayPal. You do not have to have a PayPal account to pay with your credit card. If you would like to pay by cheque or money order, please register by mail.

The Holiday Inn Hotel and Suites is the site of the conference. Special discount rates are available to WIWC conferees.

We have arranged a special rate for conference attendees. Our Group Code is IWC. You must mention this code to get the special rate.

Reservations can be made by calling 1-800-465-4329 and referencing the name of the conference and the three letter Group Code. Alternatively, you can book online by clicking on the following link: Conference Hotel Reservations

Available only to registered conferees. Manuscripts will be returned only at the conference. Fee is non-refundable after April 5th, 2016 submission deadline.

Only registrants who have paid in full by April 30th can attend the conference.

Conference registration refunds, less a 15% processing charge, may be obtained before April 11th, 2016. The WIWC reserves the right to cancel this conference without penalty, its liability limited to a refund of registration fees.

Phone the WIWC at 519.730.0315 or email us.

There Are 2 Ways To Register

1. Mail Registration: Register securely below and when you checkout you can choose to download and print a registration form to mail with your cheque or money order.

2. Register Securely Online Below: Choose your registration type, up to four Advance Submission Critique Readers (optional), and purchase a guest ticket for the banquet (optional).

I. Choose Registration Type

Full Conference includes all workshops & events and Saturday evening’s Banquet. The conference runs from Friday, May 6th through to Sunday morning, May 8th, 2016. Please ensure that you add all desired Advance Submission Readers and Guest Banquet Tickets to your cart along with your Conference Registration so that your order is completed with one transaction if possible.


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Pre-Conference Event

Thursday, May 5th
8:45am - 5pm

(Must be registered for Main Conference)


Main Conference

Friday, May 6th - Sunday, May 8th

All day Friday and Saturday until Sunday noon.


Post-Conference Event

Sunday, May 8th

1pm - 4:30pm


II. Add Advanced Submission Critique Readers

Available only to registered conferees. You may register for the WIWC and submit your material later, so long as it is received by no later than March 31st, 2016. You also may select and submit to more than one reader. Each reader is an additional $50. Note that readers are still being added.

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Add Query Letter Clinic

Available only to registered conferees. You’re invited to bring a draft of a query letter you might use to interest an agent or publisher in your book. Book your 20 minutes and bring two copies of your query and we’ll whip it into shape so that you’ll have agents begging to see your manuscript.
Submit your letter no later than March 31st, 2016.
Only 20 spots available for this special one-on-one clinic. Register NOW!

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III. Banquet Ticket For Guest

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