The conference hotel is the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center and Hotel, however the room block is sold out. You can call and check for cancellations at (847) 303-4100.
An extra room block has been reserved at the Courtyard by Marriott at $119 a night plus tax. Call them at 847-619-8100 and tell the you are wtih the Catholic Marketing Network.
The Catholic Writers Conference will be July 30-August 1, 2014 at the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center and Hotel, in conjunction with the Catholic Marketing Network Trade Show.
This year's conference will be focused on "Perseverance." How do we continue to write our faith through the tough times? How do we run that race as our Lord asks? Our conference allows you to connect personally with Catholic publishers and retailers, to learn more about the art, show your work, learn the craft and network.
This year we are hosting:
•workshops on marketing and writing
•presentations on marketing and selling your work
•in-person pitch sessions
•group critique sessions
•national CWG Members meeting (guests welcome, of course)
We'll be announcing our presenters soon - so stay tuned.
CWG Member Registration $80.00
Guest Registration -i.e. additional registrants you are paying for (member) $80.00
Non-member Registration $85.00
Guest Registration i.e. additional registrants you are paying for(non-member) $85.00
CWG Membership + registration $110.00
Deacon, Priest, seminarian, or other religious No Charge
Deacon - guest registration No charge
Student Registration $45.00
Volunteer (must have approval from conference staff) No Charge
Presenter (must have approval from conference staff) No Charge
CMN Thursday Breakfast (optional) Fr. Donald Calloway, MIC -$16.00
Hotels: Booked under Catholic Marketing Network Room Block - $139 per night. All combined with daily Mass, rosary, adoration - how can you go wrong?
A fun, spiritual and inspirational time will be had by all!
If you wish, you can download the on site registration form here to fill it out ahead of time.