Q: What hotels do you recommend?
A: We have a room block at the Sheraton Philadelphia Society Hill for a discounted rate of $175 per night. You may book online using this link https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/BookBaby2018
Q: Where should I park?
A: The Sheraton offers 24-Hour Valet Parking Facilities, 0-6 hours $32, overnight $49. Find other options at http://www.philapark.org/
Q: Is food provided?
A: Friday workshop tickets include a lunch. The Friday evening reception will have complimentary hors d'oeuvres and a cash bar. There will be complimentary coffee and light breakfast items on Saturday and Sunday mornings, with coffee service extending throughout the day.
Q: Will there be recordings available?
A: There won't be recordings of the presentations, so take notes and join the speaker email lists! Some speakers have additional session materials available for download on the Schedule page.
Q: How do I attend a workshop on Friday 11/2?
A: Our full pre-conference workshop schedule for Friday, 11/2, is now confirmed. You can purchase add-on tickets for all of the Friday workshops here until they are sold out. Workshop space is limited and will be filled on a first come first served basis. You can purchase these add-on workshop tickets even if you've already registered for the rest of the conference.
Q: I cannot attend on Friday, can I check-in on Saturday?
A: Yes! Find the info booth in the exhibitor hall.
Q: Is there a mobile-friendly schedule available?
A: Yes! You can download our mobile app. Download "Grenadine Event Guide" in Google Play or the App Store and use IAC2018 as your event code. You can have view-only access to the schedule, or choose to log in with your registration information to save items to your personal schedule.
Q: Are there networking opportunities?
A: Yes! You will have the opportunity to mingle with other authors and experts in writing, publishing, marketing, design, and more at the IAC Reception on Friday evening.
Q: How can I be a speaker?
A: The 2018 speaker lineup is now full. If you’d like to be considered to be a speaker at the 2019 BookBaby Independent Authors Conference, please fill out this form or consider becoming a sponsor for our 2018 conference.
Q: How can I exhibit at IAC?
A: Email Jessika Griffin for information.