PWAC Vancouver Professional Development Day- 27 April, 2013

Our members have been asking for professional development opportunities and we are answering the call! Jointly with PWAC Fraser Valley, on Saturday 27 April, 2013, PWAC Vancouver is holding a professional development day that is sure to offer something to interest all of our members. We are hoping for a successful event where we can mingle, learn and connect with one another.

Details are below:

Where: VSO School of Music, 843 Seymour Street Vancouver, Second Floor – Arthur H. Willms Salon

When: Saturday 27 April, 2013, 9:30 am – 4:00 pm


1. Furthering Your Freelance Career – 9:30 am – 10:30 am: Panelists will be Heidi Turner and Guenther Krueger

BREAK- 10:30 – 10:45

2. Writing for a Niche Market- 10:45 am – 11:45 pm: Panelists will be Kelly Thompson, Kathleen Rake and Autumn Jonssen

LUNCH- 11:45 am – 1:00 pm
3. Dispute Resolution- 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm: Panelists will be Stephanie Lasiuk and Heidi Turner
BREAK- 2:00 pm – 2:15 pm
4. What Do Editors Want From Writers?- 2:15 – 3:15: Panelists will be Lisa Manfield of BC Living and Andrea Vance of WestCoast Families magazine
Snacks and drinks will be provided during breaks!

Cost will be $20 for members, $25 for non-members and $15 for students. We will also provide the opportunity to pay online through PayPal!
Please select from one of the three options below for members, non members and students.

PWAC Member – $20
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Non Member – $25
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 Students Р$15
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All questions can be directly to Vancouver chapter President, Kelly Thompson at kellythompson(at)
It is advisable to register in advance as seating is limited! Students are required to bring valid student ID to the event.
Thank you and looking forward to seeing you all there!
Kelly Thompson- PWAC Vancouver Chapter President

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