2017 FAPA Annual Conference and President's Book Awards Banquet

The 2017 FAPA Annual Conference is scheduled for August 4th and 5th, 2017 in Orlando. This year we will be at the Hilton Orlando Buena Vista Palace.

This networking and educational event will offer two days of sessions with a focus on The Business of Publishing.

Industry leaders will share their expertise and a variety of tools needed to flourish in this evolving publishing environment.  Join your industry colleagues and discover innovative marketing ideas and sales strategies.

We will be publishing information on the agenda and our exciting lineup of speakers from across the publishing industry over the next few weeks.  See the links below to take advantage of early bird conference registration discounts, to get your tickets for the 2017 President’s Book Awards Banquet and get your discounted hotel reservations.

Don’t Miss the Early Bird Discounts!

The Full Conference Pass includes all activities during the two day conference except the FAPA President’s Book Awards Banquet.  You must purchase a ticket for the banquet and awards ceremony which will be held Saturday night separately. If you can only come for one day,  you can purchase a Single Day Pass.

The Full Conference Pass includes both days and is $345.00 for FAPA members and $395.00 for non-members.  The Single Day Pass is $185.00 for FAPA members and $210.00 for non-members.

If you purchase your registration before May 30, 2017, you will receive a $50.00 discount on a Full Conference Pass ($295 member, $345 non-member) and a $25.00 discount on a Single Day Pass ($160 member, $185 non-member)

Full Conference Pass

FAPA Member Early Bird
$$295
  • Save $50 with the Early Bird discount by registering before May 30, 2017.
Register

Single Day Pass

FAPA Member Early Bird
$160
  • Save $25 with the Early Bird discount by registering before May 30, 2017.
Register

Not a FAPA Member Yet?

It costs just $65.00 to become a FAPA member.   Since FAPA members receive a $50 discount on a Full Conference Pass, your membership will be almost free!

Join Today!

Full Conference Pass

Non-Member Early Bird
$$345
  • Save $50 with the Early Bird discount by registering before May 30, 2017.
Register

Single Day Pass

Non-Member Early Bird
$185
  • Save $25 with the Early Bird discount by registering before May 30, 2017.
Register

Join Us for the 2017 President’s Book Awards

Each year the Florida Authors and Publishers Association sponsors the FAPA President’s Book Awards, which recognizes book publishing excellence and creativity in design, content, and production for North American authors and publishers. Books by North American authors or publishers in 45 categories may be nominated.  Librarians, book industry professionals, and educators from Florida and other states will judge content, theme, layout, and cover design elements.

FAPA awards one Gold Medal, up to two Silver Medals, and one Bronze Medal in each category. Winners are announced by email and listed on the FAPA website the first week of July. At the FAPA President’s Book Awards Banquet, medalists for each category will be honored.  This year, the event will be held after the close of the close of the 2017 Annual Conference on Saturday August 5, 2017 at 7 PM.

Join us for this major publishing industry event!

2017 FAPA President's Book Awards Banquet

Saturday August 5th at 7 PM
$79
  • Includes dinner and one cocktail/drink ticket
Reserve My Spot!

2017 FAPA Banquet Child Ticket

Saturday August 5th at 7 PM
$45
  • Ticket for child 10 or under
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