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CWA ANNUAL CONFERENCE

The international Cat Writers' Association Inc. will hold its 21st Annual Conference in Irving (Dallas), TX. The fun will begin on Thursday, October 31 and continue through Saturday, November 2, 2013. The conference is open to anyone interested in pet writing and will feature two days of professional seminars with nationally known speakers. The annual CWA Awards Banquet features 21 special awards for writing, broadcasting and graphic arts totaling $10,000.

The conference is our once-a-year time to get together to learn, network, be recognized, be inspired and celebrate with our peers, editors and agents and our sponsors.

The CWA reserves the right to make minor scheduling changes and/or substitutions in topics or speakers. Registrations are non-refundable.

NOTE: Additional information will be added, as available.


CONFERENCE HOTEL

Sheraton DFW Airport Hotel
4440 West John Carpenter Freeway
Irving, TX 75063

ROOM RATE: $109.00/night. Free parking. Additional Information TBA

IMPORTANT NOTE RE RESERVATIONS: To make hotel reservations online, do NOT go to the regular hotel website. Reserve online here and you will go directly to a page for the CWA discounted rate of $99 plus tax.
To reserve by telephone, call the hotel directly at (972) 929-8400 rather than use the general 800 number of the hotel.


TRANSPORTATION & PARKING

The hotel has a complimentary shuttle to and from the Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) Airport.

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REGISTRATION INFORMATION

The CWA reserves the right to make minor scheduling changes and/or substitutions in topics or speakers. Please check back frequently for updates. Registrations are non-refundable.

CWA CONFERENCE REGISTRATION

  • YOU CAN REGISTER TWO WAYS
    Complete the form online, print and mail the PDF registration form, along with your check or Money order for the proper amount in US Funds, payable to Cat Writers' Association Inc.
    2) Alternatively, you may complete the registration form online and email it using the email form button, and then make your payment using the PayPal link below
  • SEPARATE PAPER FORMS for snail-mail registration must be completed for each registrant or guest, for badge information.
  • FULL REGISTRATION includes seminars, banquets, receptions, Sat. breakfast & lunch, editor-agent appointments, & opportunity to sign books.
  • YOU MAY NOT SPLIT/SHARE A FULL OR "SPECIAL" REGISTRATION.
  • AWARDS SPECIAL registrations EXCLUDE editor/agent appointments & signing books.
  • A LA CARTE selections are for those who have not purchased a FULL or BANQUET registration. A LA CARTE MEALS must also register by October 15th deadline.
  • SEMINAR-ONLY registration is available at the door, BUT extra conference materials (folios, programs, prizes) will only be distributed on an as-available basis.
  • CONFIRMATION of your registration can be made ONLY if you provide a valid Email or SAE/postcard.
  • MATERIALS will be distributed onsite.
  • Registrations are non-refundable.
  • QUESTIONS? Email Sharon Melnyk at cwaconfregistrarsam@gmail.com
    Sharon Melynk
    1579 Arch Street
    Berkeley CA 94708

Now, you can pay your conference registration fees using PayPal!

FULL CONFERENCE REGISTRATION

2013 Conference Registration, postmarked after June 1st

FOR QUESTIONS, please email cwaconfregistrarsam@gmail.com

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