Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

NESCBWI 2019 Spring Conference

Date(s) - Friday, May 3, 2019 - Sunday, May 5, 2019
12:00 am

Sheraton Springfield Monarch Place
1 Monarch Place - Springfield, MA 01144

The 2019 NESCBWI conference, The Golden Brick Road: Paving YOUR Way to Success, will be held May 3-5, 2019, in Springfield! Check out the conference website at

Online registration starts at 6:00 pm EST on Sunday March 17, 2019. The conference typically fills up quickly, so don’t delay!


There are NO workshops or critiques/consultations scheduled for Friday; registering for Saturday allows you to attend all of Friday’s extra activities for free!

Although we are not offering Agent Quick Query (AQQ) Consultations this year, we will be offering “Author Photo Opportunities” on both Friday and Saturday evenings. You must select this bonus item during your online registration. Check out the conference website to learn more.

If you register for a critique, please note that your manuscript submission is due AT THE LATEST by SATURDAY MARCH 31st. Submission details will be included in your registration confirmation email.