2016 Textbook & Academic Authoring Conference

Organization: Text and Academic Authors Association

Venue: Hotel Contessa - Riverwalk Luxury Suites

Location: San Antonio, Texas, United States

Event Date/Time: Jun 24, 2016 / 8:00 am - (CST) End Date/Time: Jun 25, 2016 / 5:00 pm - (CST)
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We invite you to join us for TAA’s 29th Annual Textbook & Academic Authoring Conference in San Antonio, Texas. Mark your calendars for June 24-25, 2016. Early registration is now open.

Learn from industry experts, gain new perspectives, and get inspired for your writing projects. All conference activities will take place at the beautiful Hotel Contessa a four-diamond, all-suite hotel on the San Antonio Riverwalk. It is a conference you won't want to miss!

Participate in a wide variety of  and roundtables that will provide tips and strategies to help you increase your publishing success. Topics include:

  • writing and publishing strategies
  • ebooks and digital publishing, technology trends
  • contracts and royalties
  • marketing and social media for academics
  • trends in open access, copyright law, and self-publishing


Benefit from the expertise of veteran authors and industry experts and meet one-on-one for a mentoring session to address your specific questions. Network with fellow authors at our hospitality receptions on Thursday and Friday evenings.

Whether you’re a veteran author of just now launching your academic writing career, our conference has something for everybody. You’ll gain valuable insights and discover tools, techniques, and strategies for improving your production and publishing success.


Members: $150 (two-day); $110 (one-day) Non-members: $190 (two -day); $150 (one-day)

Two-day registration includes all session programming, continental breakfast, and Thursday and Friday hospitality receptions. One-day registration includes session programming, continental for that day, and one hospitality reception. 

Early registration rates are good through May 1, 2016. After May 1, registration rates increase $50 in all categories.



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Text and Academic Authors Association