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IPEd Conference 2017

Brisbane, 13-15 September

Make sure you register for conference attendance before 13 July and pay the early-bird rate!

See below for details of the pre-conference workshops on Wednesday 13 September.

The theme of the conference will be: 'Advancing Our Profession'.

This will be the first conference of our new national organisation and a great opportunity to help advance the profession of editing.

The conference will be held at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, in the heart of South Bank on the Brisbane River and within walking distance of the city.

If you have any questions, please contact Conference Logistics on 02 6281 6624 or email iped@conlog.com.au.

New award for excellence in editing

The Rosie, named after the late Rosanne Fitzgibbon DE, recognises excellence in editing. Rosie (Rosanne Fitzgibbon) was an Australian literary editor who worked with well-known writers such as Thea Astley, Peter Carey, Kate Grenville and Janette Turner Hospital. She was renowned as an editor who devoted her time generously to both her authors and her profession.

The winner of the Rosie will receive a cash prize of $4000. Nominations for this biennial award have now closed. The winner will be announced at the Conference dinner on 14 September.

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Which conference workshops will you attend?
Include pre-conference workshops in your IPEd National Conference experience in 2017!

In line with the theme, 'Advancing our profession', you...