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2018 A&E Conference Registration

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Hyatt Regency Austin on Lady Bird Lake
208 Barton Springs Road
Austin, TX 78704

6/29/2018 to 7/1/2018


$409 for members (sign in for member pricing)

All credit card transactions will incur a 4% handling fee. To avoid the fee, you have the option of mailing a check with this registration form.


Registration for the 2018 Agents & Editors Conference includes the following:

  • Entry to all panels, presentations, and genre sessions

  • Entry to the Pitch Lab

  • Entry to the Opening Session with a top industry insider

  • Entry to the Friday and Saturday evening receptions (including the Saturday Keynote Reception and a copy of the speaker's book), light bites and non-alcoholic beverages included

  • Entry to the Sunday Closing Luncheon (with RSVP)

  • One (1) one-on-one consultation with an agent or editor

  • Breakfast on Saturday and Sunday

  • Coffee breaks throughout the day


The following will be made available for separate purchase:

  • A ticket to the Saturday Keynote Luncheon (starting in April)

  • A second one-on-one consultation with an agent or editor (pending availability)

  • Hotel lodging (at the Hyatt Regency. To learn more and book at a special conference rate, click here.)


Some of the agents already confirmed for 2018:

  • Arielle Datz: Dunow, Carlson, and Lerner
  • Cherise Fisher: Wendy Sherman Associates
  • Wendi Gu: Janklow and Nesbit Associates
  • Kristina Moore: The Wylie Agency
  • Eric Myers: Myers Literary Management
  • Rachel Orr: Prospect Agency
  • Sharon Pelletier, Dystel, Goderich, & Bourret
  • Grace A. Ross: Regal Hoffman and Associates
  • Jennifer Chen Tran: Bradford Literary Agency
  • More agencies added every week, plus editors and keynote speakers

To learn more about the agents, click here.



Hyatt Regency Austin, 208 Barton Springs Drive, Austin, TX 78704



$409 members (sign in for member pricing)

$469 non-members


Before purchasing, please read all policies as noted below.

All credit card transactions will incur a 4% handling fee. If you prefer to pay by check and avoid this fee, please print out our registration form and mail it to the office through December 4, 2017. Before purchasing a ticket by any payment method, please read our refund policy at the bottom of this page. If you have questions call us at (512) 499-8914


Refund Policy

All cancellations will incur a $50 cancellation fee.

Through January 3, 2018: 100% refund available

January 4 - April 30, 2018: 50% refund available.

After April 30, 2018: No refunds will be made (no exceptions), but registrants can transfer their registration to another person as long as advance notice is given to the Writers' League of Texas. If you wish to transfer your registration, please call the WLT at 512-499-8914.

PROGRAM NOTE: The WLT reserves the right to change or cancel any speaker and/or session without notice.


This project is supported in part by the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department. Visit Austin at


Writers' League of Texas classes and workshops are also funded in part by the Texas Commission on the Arts - Investing in a Creative Texas. For more information, go to


This project is also supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts. To find out more about how National Endowment for the Arts grants impact individuals and communities, visit