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Editors Canada – 40th Anniversary Conference

Friday, June 7, 2019 - Sunday, June 9, 2019

The 2019 conference theme is Editors Canada 2019: Celebrating 40 Years. The conference committee welcomes presentations and workshops related to the theme, and one of the six streams:

  • Navigating our story — sessions that highlight the culture of Nova Scotia and Atlantic Canada. Examples: editing in Atlantic Canada; helping recent immigrants tell their stories
  • Navigating our markets — sessions about where and how editors find work, especially evolving and emerging opportunities. Examples: future of book publishing and book selling; teaching and coaching
  • Navigating our business — sessions that help members conduct their business and do their work. Examples: using the new Editors Canada template for contracts, work-life balance,
  • Navigating techniques and technologies — sessions about resources and practices that assist members in working better and more efficiently
  • Navigating language and diversity — sessions that guide members in respecting the diverse needs of clients. Examples: ESL/EAL writers, editing poetry
  • Navigating 40 years of Editors Canada — sessions that celebrate our 40th anniversary, looking back and looking forward. Examples: panels (one in French and one in English) of long-time and recent members, the future of editing

To be held at the Westin Nova Scotia Hotel in Halifax, Nova Scotia.


Friday, June 7, 2019
Sunday, June 9, 2019


Westin Nova Scotia Hotel
1181 Hollis Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada