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PUBWEST | PubWest 2020 Conference

Hosted/Organized by: PubWest

The PubWest 2020 Conference will be held February 20–22, 2020, at the Hilton Portland Downtown, in Portland, Oregon. Our theme for the conference is “Publishing in the Clouds: Practical Solutions for Big Ideas.”

PubWest 2020 will feature keynotes by Charlotte Abbott, founder and director of FutureProof Content Strategy; Laura Brief, CEO of 826 National; Guy LeCharles Gonzalez, project lead, Panorama Project; and Andrew Proctor, executive director, Literary. Pre-conference intensive sessions include (now included free for PubWest members with conference registration): ““From Start-Up to a Sustainable Business” and “The Art of Literary Publishing.”

The PubWest 2020 Conference will include:

  • Intensive sessions with leading industry experts
  • Lively panel discussions that present new perspectives
  • Informative peer-to-peer seminars
  • Inspiring keynote speakers
  • Fun and valuable social and networking opportunities


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