IPEd Editors Conference

The 10th IPEd Editors Conference will be hosted online on Monday 28 June 2021 to Wednesday 30 June 2021.

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Branch Events

The branches of IPEd host workshops, seminars, member meetings and other events that are open to all IPEd members and non-members. Information and booking details are listed on the Events page of this website.

The branch presents occasional workshops at the University of Technology, Sydney (UTS) Short Courses Venue, Level 7, UTS Bldg 10, 235 Jones Street, Sydney. The venue is wheelchair accessible and has an ambulant bathroom.

Costs: Unless otherwise stated, the costs of full-day workshops are $280 for members and $490 for non-members. Costs include all meals and drinks through the day, including tea and coffee on arrival.

Cancellation policy bookings: Up to 24 hours before the event, a refund of fee minus $50 will be issued. If 24 hours or less before the event, there is no refund.

Cancellation policy event: Editors NSW reserves the right to cancel an event if fewer than 12 people are registered.

If you have presenters to suggest or topics you would like the branch to present, please contact ednsw.profdev@iped-editors.org.

Book online or contact the events manager at ednsw.events@iped-editors.org to arrange to book your place.

2020-21 workshop calendar:

Preparation for the accreditation exam
Booking details: TBA

Biennial Seminar
Saturday 14 November
Booking details: TBA

Life writing
Booking details: TBA

2019 workshop calendar:

The art of manuscript assessment
Grammar and punctuation
Word: intermediate to advanced

2018 workshop calendar:

Word for editors: tips and tools
Preparing for the accreditation exam
Copyediting: the basics and beyond
InDesign for editors
Setting up a simple website
Introduction to thesis editing
The business of being a freelance editor
Seminar: The ethics of editing

2017 workshops:

Brush up your grammar
Improve your quoting practices
Fiction: structural editing
Writing and editing life writing
The business of being a freelance editor
Editing children’s and YA fiction
InDesign for editors

2016 workshops:

InDesign for editors
Editing young adult fiction
Preparing for accreditation: tips, strategies and exercises
Successful proofreading
Editing for exhibitions
Grammar in a nutshell
Seminar: Editing in the digital era


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