Invitation to Editing Goes Global 2015, Canada

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The Editors' Association of Canada (EAC) invites Editors Victoria members to a groundbreaking international editing conference, to be held in Toronto from 12 to 14 June 2015.

Editing Goes Global  marks the first time that EAC will partner with similar organisations from around the world for an unparalleled weekend of international networking, learning and fun.

 Keynote speakers from Chicago Manual of Style and Canadian Oxford Dictionary

Carol Fisher Saller, one of the editors of the Chicago Manual of Style, is the Saturday keynote speaker. Carol is also editor of the Chicago Manual of Style's Online Q&A and author of The Subversive Copyeditor: Advice from Chicago (or, How to Negotiate Good Relationships with Your Writers, Your Colleagues, and Yourself).

The Sunday speaker is Katherine Barber, editor-in-chief of the Canadian Oxford Dictionary and author of Only in Canada, You Say and Six Words You Never Knew Had Something to Do with Pigs.

The conference will feature other speakers from the US, the UK, Ireland, New Zealand and Canada. They include experts in print and online publishing, as well as in the government, corporate, not-for-profit, writing and communications sectors. Many editors and other communications professionals follow these speakers online, in blogs and through other social media.

Registration discounts

An early-bird discount is available until 28 February 2015. Members of any of the partner associations, including Editors Victoria as a branch of IPEd, are entitled to discounted registration fees.

Please visit the conference website for more information on fees, as well as discounts on travel and accommodation.