New England SCBWI 2016: The POWER of (RE) INVENTION

Springfield, Massachusetts
Friday, April 29, 2016

New England SCBWI 2016: The POWER of (RE) INVENTION

Friday, April 29, 2016 11:00 AM - Sunday, May 01, 2016 4:00 PM (Eastern Time)

Sheraton Springfield Monarch Place
One Monarch Place
Springfield, Massachusetts 01144
United States

(413) 781-1010
Conference Co-Directors: 
Heather KellyJosh Funk and Marilyn Salerno

Registrars: Shirley Pearson & Sandy Budiansky
Volunteer Coordinator: Sera Rivers

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Sheraton Springfield Monarch Place
(413) 781-1010
One Monarch Place
Springfield, Massachusetts 01144
(Rooms at $119.00 USD per night)

In addition to this conference hotel, for your convenience we have also reserved space at the Springfield Marriott, directly across the street from the Sheraton. Rooms are available at the Marriott for $135.00 USD per night. Please call (800) 228-9290 and ask to make a reservation in the Springfield Marriott SCBWI New England Regional Conference Room Block.

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The POWER of (RE) INVENTION on April 29--May 1, 2016.

Sheraton Springfield Monarch Place
(413) 781-1010
One Monarch Place
Springfield, Massachusetts 01144
United States

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please call (413) 781-1010.

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CONTACT INFORMATION
To contact the Conference Registrar - email reg.nescbwi@gmail.com
To contact the Conference Director - email nescbwi16@gmail.com

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If you are paying by check, please send your payment to:
SCBWI New England
c/o Marilyn Salerno
30 Midfield Drive
Rockland MA, 02370

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Personal Information
Registration ID: 89582026
Registrant: Mary Cronin
Mary
28 Lakewood Drive
Harwich, MA 02645
United States
Registration Date: 2/9/2016 12:02 PM
Type: Faculty
Status: Confirmed
Work Phone: 774-722-1420
Home Phone: 508-432-8842
Cell Phone: 774-722-1420
Email: maryecronin1@gmail.com
Secondary Email Address (cc Email): maryecronin@yahoo.com
Is this your first New England SCBWI Conference?: No, I've attended the New England SCBWI Conference in the past
App or Paper Folder: Folder with Paper Inserts
Are you a Critique Group Leader?: No
What is Your Title?: Writer
What type of work do you primarily write and/or illustrate?: MG
URL: www.maryecronin.com
Do you have a Twitter Handle you would like to share? If so, please enter it here:: @maryecronin
Will you require Kosher meals while at the conference? (Passover ends Sunday evening): No

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Agenda

Registration

  • Selection: 3 days: Friday/Saturday/Sunday (Entire Conference Discount applies)
  • $0.00

Fri 2-4 - Workshop A options (Details)

  • Selection: A3 ~ Swipe Right: How to get an Editor to Keep Turning the Pages with a Killer Opening with editor Aubrey Poole and author Jess Keating (LONGFORD)
  • Friday, April 29, 2016 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (Eastern Time)

Fri 4:30-5:20 - Agent Panel  (Details)

4:30 pm - 5:20 pm Agent/Editor Panel: Best Practices with editor TJ da Roza, agent Moe Ferrara, editor Zaneta Jung, agent Linda Camacho, and editor Kate Sullivan

moderated by J. L. Bell

(Ballroom)

What makes you stand out (in a positive way) when interacting with agents and editors? Five professionals discuss best practices for querying, tweeting, blogging, receiving critiques/editorial letters, subbing, and working with agents and editors. 

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  • Location: Ballroom

Fri 5:30-7 - Faculty Dinner Choice

  • Selection: Chicken Francaise topped with sauteed artichoke hearts
  • Location: Ballroom
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Fri 7:15-7:30 - Opening Ceremonies

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  • Location: Ballroom

Sat 7:30 - 8:30 - Continental Breakfast attendance

  • Selection: Yes
  • Location: 3rd Floor Lobby

Sat 8:45-9:40 - Keynote - Wendy Mass  (Details)

8:45 am - 9:40 am Keynote Address with Wendy Mass: Getting from Here to There (and Back Again) with your Sanity Intact

(Ballroom)

We can look at our lives in two ways: as if it’s shaped by the past, or by the future. Most people would say of course it’s shaped by the past, by our experiences and our choices. But what if it isn't? How would that affect our writing, our careers, our goals? Let’s find out.

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  • Location: Ballroom

Sat 9:45-11:45 - Workshop BCD options (Details)

  • Selection: Option C and D ~ two 1-hour consecutive workshops
  • Saturday, April 30, 2016 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (Eastern Time)

Sat 9:45-10:40 - Workshop C (Details)

  • Selection: C5 ~ The Art of Giving—and Receiving—Critique with Erin Dionne (STONEHAVEN)
  • Saturday, April 30, 2016 9:45 AM - 10:40 AM (Eastern Time)

Sat 10:50-11:45 - Workshop D (Details)

  • Selection: D4 ~ Taming the Synopsis with Ammi-Joan Paquette (MONARCH)
  • Saturday, April 30, 2016 10:50 AM - 11:45 AM (Eastern Time)

Sat 11:50-12:45 - Lunch Choice

  • Selection: VEGETARIAN Sage Ravioli filled with Roasted Butternut Squash
  • Location: Ballroom

Sat 12:55-1:50 - Keynote - Patrick Carman  (Details)

12:55 pm - 1:50 pm Keynote Address
    with Patrick Carman

        (Ballroom)

Getting young readers to turn more pages: crazy ideas that work, and how to implement them.

Thinking outside the box is more important than ever with children's publishing, and no ideas (even the nutty ones) should be overlooked in the quest to keep kids reading. Bonus content: how to get noticed by publishers, and how to embarrass yourself on the road to 1000 school visits. 

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  • Location: Ballroom

Sat 2:15-4:15 - Workshop EFG Options (Details)

  • Selection: Option FG ~ two 1-hour consecutive workshops
  • Saturday, April 30, 2016 2:15 PM - 4:15 PM (Eastern Time)

Sat 2:15-3:10 - Workshop F (Details)

  • Selection: F6 ~ Blueprinting Your Novel or Short Story with keynote Wendy Mass (CHARLES)
  • Saturday, April 30, 2016 2:15 PM - 3:10 PM (Eastern Time)

Sat 3:20-4:15 - Workshop G (Details)

  • Selection: G6 ~ Anxiety and the Modern Writer: Common Pitfalls, Problems, and Solutions with Jess Keating and agent Kathleen Rushall (STONEHAVEN)
  • Saturday, April 30, 2016 3:20 PM - 4:15 PM (Eastern Time)

Sat 7-8 - TED Talks  (Details)

Saturday 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm - TED Talks and More: Multimedia Presentation 

(Ballroom)

Movie time! Join us for three TED Talks by two of our keynotes, and a special video from our logo artist Julia Anne Young. Also cheer for the slideshow of attendee's books published over the last year!

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  • Location: Ballroom

Sun 7:30 - 8:30 - Continental Breakfast attendance

  • Selection: Yes
  • Location: 3rd Floor Lobby

Sun 8:45-9:40 - Keynote - Jarrett J. Krosoczka

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  • Location: Ballroom

Sun 9:45-11:45 - Workshops HIJ Options (Details)

  • Selection: Option IJ ~ two 1-hour consecutive workshops
  • Sunday, May 01, 2016 9:45 AM - 11:45 AM (Eastern Time)

Sun 9:45-10:40 - Workshop I (Details)

  • Selection: I will not attend a Workshop I session
  • Sunday, May 01, 2016 9:45 AM - 10:40 AM (Eastern Time)

Sun 10:50-11:45 - Workshop J (Details)

  • Selection: J1 ~ An Elementary Teacher's Perspective: 10 Things I Wish Authors and Illustrators Knew with Colby Sharp (HIGHLAND)
  • Sunday, May 01, 2016 10:50 AM - 11:45 AM (Eastern Time)

Sun 11:50-12:30 - Buffet Lunch Attendance

  • Selection: Yes
  • Location: Ballroom

Sun 12:55-1:50 - Panel - Donalyn Miller, John Schumacher (AKA Mr. Schu), Elizabeth Bluemle, Susannah Richaards  (Details)

12:50 pm - 1:50 pm Working with Educators and Booksellers: What You Need to Know Panel 
with Donalyn Miller, Colby Sharp, Elizabeth Bluemle, and Susannah Richards


moderated by Melissa Stewart

(Ballroom)

Three nationally-renowned educators, and the co-owner of an award-winning New England independent bookstore answer questions and engage in a lively conversation about how authors and illustrators can best meet the needs of people who put books in the hands of children.

Additionally, each of these four experts will individually be leading a workshop on Sunday from her or his informed and experienced perspective entitled 10 Things I Wish Authors and Illustrators Knew (I1, J1, L1, M1) throughout the course of the day.





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  • Location: Ballroom

Sun 2-4 - Workshops KLM Pptions (Details)

  • Selection: I will not attend a Sunday afternoon session
  • Sunday, May 01, 2016 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (Eastern Time)
Fees
Fee Quantity Unit Price Amount
Fee
Registration
--- 3 days: Friday/Saturday/Sunday (Entire Conference Discount applies)  1 $0.00 $0.00
full16  $0.00
Subtotal: $0.00
Total: $0.00
Transactions
Transaction Type Date Amount Balance
Transaction Amount 2/9/2016 $200.00 $200.00
Online Credit Card Payment (************1014) Details 2/9/2016 ($200.00) $0.00
Adjustment Due to Changes in Fees 3/1/2016 ($200.00) ($200.00)
Online Credit Card Refund (************1014) Details 3/6/2016 $200.00 $0.00
Current Balance: $0.00
Payment Method
Payment Method: Credit Card (Visa)
The online credit card payment for this event will be listed on your credit card statement with the name NESCBWI 2016.
Refund Information

Conference cancellations up until February 29, 2016 will be refunded in full.
After February 29, 2016, refunds will only be given when proof is given to support military service or a death in the family.

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