Registration is now open for the Editors Canada 2016 national conference, A Correction Connection, happening from June 10–12.
This year's conference will be held in beautiful Vancouver, BC, at the Coast Plaza Hotel & Suites, located at 1763 Comox Street.
We encourage you to register soon to take advantage of the early-bird rates. Early registration also allows us to plan ahead to make this conference the best yet! Why wait? Register now!
We are delighted that this year's keynote speakers will be Mary Norris and Bill Walsh.
Mary Norris began working at The New Yorker in 1978, and has been a query proofreader at the magazine since 1993. She has written for "The Talk of the Town" section and for newyorker.com, where she is best known for her pieces on pencils and punctuation. Her first book is Between You and Me: Confessions of a Comma Queen (Norton).
Bill Walsh is a night copy editor at The Washington Post. He also blogs at The Slot, tweets as @TheSlot, and is the author of three books about language: Yes, I Could Care Less, The Elephants of Style, and Lapsing into a Comma.
Hotel and Travel Discounts
Looking to save on accommodation costs during the conference? Coast Plaza Hotel & Suites is offering special rates for conference attendees. Visit the Accommodations page for more information.
Travel discounts are also available for conference attendees travelling with Air Canada, WestJet, Harbour Air, and BC Ferries. Visit the Travel page for the discount codes and further details.
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We look forward to seeing you at Conference 2016!