Our London training event is taking place on Saturday, 28 September, kicking off at 10.30am and finishing at 6pm. You'll find us at Centre for Literacy in Primary Education (CLPE), 44 Webber Street, South Bank, London, SE1 8QW (the nearest tube is Southwark, and the nearest train stations are Waterloo and Waterloo East).
How much are tickets?
Nothing! Our BookTrust Represents training events are completely free but they are ticketed. Spaces for the London event are currently full but you can join the waiting list here.
What's happening on the day?
We'll kick off with registration and refreshments, plus a bit of housekeeping, and then you can look forward to the following:
11.15am-12.00pm: The Publishing Industry: A Case Study Start to Finish with author and illustrator Yasmeen Ismail
12.00pm-12.45pm: Working with an Agent - choose from an illustrator session led by agent Sallyanne Sweeney or a writer session led by agent Davinia Andrew-Lynch
1.45pm-2.30pm: Confidence Building for Creatives with Joy Francis, executive director of Words of Colour
2.30pm-3.15pm: Dealing with the Public and Growing Your Profile with PR consultant Elizabeth Bananuka
3.30pm-4.45pm: Choose from...
Entrepreneurship: Funding Opportunities with Sarah Baxter from the Society of Authors