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Organizing an editorial conference
Episode 2910th September 2019 • The Editing Podcast • Louise Harnby (fiction editor) and Denise Cowle (non-fiction editor)
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Denise and Louise talk to Beth Hamer, a professional proofreader and the Chartered Institute of Editing and Proofreading's conference director. Beth chats about how to organize a successful editorial conference.

Listen to find out more about:

  • Responding to feedback
  • Refining the delegate experience 
  • Benefits of attending the annual SfEP conference
  • Choosing a venue
  • Choosing speakers 
  • Programming sessions

Mentioned in the show:

  • Beth Hamer Freelance Proofreader:
  • Society for Editors and Proofreaders:
  • SfEP annual conference:
  • SfEP 2019 speaker: Chris Brookmyre – crime/thriller author, speaker:
  • SfEP 2019 speaker: Rob Drummond – linguist, writer, lecturer:
  • SfEP 2019 speaker: David Crystal – linguist, writer, editor, lecturer and broadcaster:

Denise and Louise

Music credit

‘Vivacity’ Kevin MacLeod ( Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License