2021 NEOCWC Schedule – Theme “Publishing in the New Era”

Friday, April 9, 2021 6:00-7:00PM (EST)
6:00 – 6:45PM (EST) “Not All Publishing Companies are Created Equal"
6:45 – 7:00PM (EST) FAQ and Q&A for NEOCWC conference attendance
**Available for log-in 10 minutes before presentation

Saturday, April 10, 2021, 9:00AM -3PM (EST)
9:00 – 9:15AM Check in / Sign/Log in: Virtual Lobby
**Available for log-in 10 minutes before presentation

9:15 – 9:25AM Conference Opening
Welcome Attendees: Robert Moore
Opening Prayer: Dr. Hilaire Tavenner

9:30 – 10:20AM Breakout Sessions 1
Room A: A Low-Cost Booklet Publisher – Ryan Kinney
Room B: Getting YOUR BOOK into Libraries: Do’s, Don’ts and Opportunities to Know About – Mr. Gerry Vogel
Room C:  How to create a presentation/webinar based on your book –

10:30 – 11:20AM Breakout Sessions 2
Room A: Lessons from the School of Hard Knocks – John Vanek
Room B:  Successfully sharing your work on social media – Holly, Shirley, Kylee, Cole and Emma
Room C:  Grabbing them from page one: Keep the reader turning to the next page – (Panel)

11:30 – 12:20PM Lunch Break: RoundTable Discussions and Sponsor/Presenter/Author Meet & Greets
Round table Discussions
Room A: How do you strengthen your writing
Room B: How do you market your books
Room C: What is the The Future of Publishing

Sponsors/Presenters/Authors – 10 minutes each of fun information about them, their company or book.
This is an opportunity for sponsors, presenters, and authors to share about their business or current projects. On a first come basis until March 31st. These slots are available for $5 for a ten-minute slot of time to better share information about their business or current project. 


Room D:
11:30 Dr. Hilaire Tavenner-Dutch Ink Publishing
11:45 J. Holly McCain
12:00 John Vanek

Room E:
11:35 Mr. Gerry Vogel
11:50 Denise McKee
12:05 Tony Acree

Room F:
11:40 Presenter-
11:55 Presenter-
12:10 Presenter-

12:30 – 1:20PM Breakout Sessions 3
Room A: Getting paid what you are worth as a writer – (Panel)
Room B: Traditional Publishing Versus Non-Traditional Publishing: Pros and Cons – Tony Acree
Room C: What is Blogging . . . Really? – Denise McKee

1:30 – 2:00PM “Creamed Corn” Award and Closing: Robert Moore




THANKS to our current sponsors...
     Dr. Hilaire Tavenner,
   Robert Moore
   J. Holly McCain