Events

This a central source of meeting information for listing events of interest to writers, editors and other communications pros. There is no charge for listings. To include your event, send the following information to calendar (at) communication-central (dot) com: event name or topic, date, location, host organization, speakers, registration deadline, and your contact information. Listings may be edited before going live. Thank you!

These events are posted as a courtesy to the profession. Communication Central is not involved in registration for or other aspects of these events, and cannot answer any questions. For more about an event, please visit the website of the host organization.


Date and location set for Communication Central’s 2018 “Be a Better Freelancer”® conference!

Save the date, mark your calendars, save your shekels: Communication Central’s 13th annual “Be a Better Freelancer”® conference will be held September 21-22, 2018, at the Hilton Garden Inn/College Town, Rochester, NY. Make this your lucky 13 as you plan … read more

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Sept. 17 program focuses on 508 accessibility

Accessibility is now required for all federal information—Word documents, PowerPoints, PDFs, websites, e-pubs and anything else in a digital format—but even those who don’t work with government agencies still will need to know how to respond to this requirement. A … read more

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2017 Be a Better Freelancer® conference is almost here!

This year’s Be a Better Freelancer® conference, “Better by the Dozen,” is only two weeks away! Don’t miss out on this excellent opportunity to join colleagues for invaluable insights into growing your freelance writing, editing, proofreading, indexing, publishing and related … read more

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2017 Communication Central conference schedule is in place

Now you can plan your time at “Be a Better Freelancer®: Better by the Dozen,” the 12th annual conference for freelancers in all aspects of publishing and editorial work. Here’s the schedule of this year’s events, coming up September 15–16, … read more

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Final 2017 “Be a Better Freelancer”® speaker lineup is stellar

The baker’s dozen of speakers at “Be a Better Freelance®-Better by the Dozen,” the 12th annual conference from Communication Central, represent a fascinating range of experience in all aspects of publishing. The conference is Sept. 15-16, 2017, with an extra … read more

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Don’t miss out on best rate for conference – early-bird deadline is August 15!

Don’t miss out on the best rate for “Be a Better Freelancer-Better by the Dozen,” the 2017 Communication Central conference for aspiring and established freelance writers, editors, proofreaders, graphic artists, indexers, photographers and more. The early-bird deadline is August 15! … read more

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More news about 2017 “Be a Better Freelancer”® conference!

There’s a new session and speaker on self-publishing, new speaker for the session on websites, and a new panel session on using Word, there will be a luncheon speaker on Friday and the American Society for Indexing (ASI) and Garden … read more

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News and early-bird reminder for 2017 “Be a Better Freelancer”® conference

The early-bird registration deadline for “Better by the Dozen,” Communication Central’s 12th annual “Be a Better Freelancer”® conference for aspiring, new and established freelance writers, editors, proofreaders and indexers; desktop, online and self-publishers; website and graphic designers; photographers; and more … read more

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Protected: Deadline past for special AAE registration rate for on 2017 “Be a Better Freelancer®” conference but early-bird rate still available

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Upcoming events for writers, editors, proofreaders, freelancers of all stripes

If you can only attend one conference this year, we hope you’ll spend your professional development dollars on Communication Central‘s 2017 Be a Better Freelancer® conference, September 15–16 in Rochester, NY, but in the spirit of networking and supporting colleagues, … read more

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