North Island Writers Conference

Conference

  • January 24, 25 & 26, 2020
  • Hosts: Comox Valley Writers Society & North Island College
  • Sponsors: Peninsula Co-op Comox Valley, Island Blue Print Co Ltd
  • Location: North Island College – Comox Valley campus
  • Registration will open in November 2019

The Comox Valley Writers Society avows not to publish, share, or sell any personal information collected from members and non-members.


NIC area map

Map of area around North Island College noting fast food restaurants.
(Click to enlarge map.)

 

Program/Presenters

Friday night – January 24, 2020     NIC campus    Stan Hagen Theatre

Reception: 6:30 – 7:00 pm
Featured speaker: 7:00 – 8:00 pm
Social: 8:00 – 9:00 pm

Open to public


Featured Speaker: Eden Robinson, 2019-2020 Haig-Brown writer-in-residence

 



Saturday – January 25, 2020         NIC campus    Tyee Hall
8:00 am to 4:00 pm

8:00 – 8:45: Late registration, book sales, networking
9:00 – 12:00: Workshop sessions
12:00 – 1:00: Lunch break – brown bag, restaurants in area, books sales
1:00 – 4:00: Workshop sessions
4:00 – 5:00: Wrap up, book sales, networking



Schedule:

Workshops   (Location: Tyee Hall)

8:00 – 8:45 am: Registration, book sales, networking

9:00 – 12:00: 

Details to come soon


12:00 – 1:00   Lunch break: brown bag or fast food restaurants; book sales


1:00 – 4:00:

Details to come soon


 

4:00 – 5:00         Book sales; wrap-up


Workshop descriptions:

Details to come soon



Sunday – January 26, 2020         NIC campus    Tyee Hall
9:30 am to 3:30 pm       5 hour workshop

9:00 – 9:30: Late registration
9:30 – 12:00:  Workshop – morning session
12:00 – 1:00: Lunch break – brown bag, restaurants in area
1:00 – 3:30: Workshop – afternoon session

 


Introducing the Presenters:

Details to come soon