When: February 16-18, 2007 Where: Mark Hopkins Intercontinental Hotel, San Francisco, CA. The fourth San Francisco Writers Conference will feature more than 100 agents, authors, and editors. Attendees have access to forty “how to” sessions, panels, and workshops. Speed Dating for Agents and Speed Dating for Editors are unique one-on-one opportunities to pitch your work directly to these publishing professionals. Celebrity book signings and social gatherings with other writers add to the excitement of the event.

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 16
3:00 PM – 3:45 PM

Are We There Yet?

How science fiction / fantasy reflects life as we know it.

Presenter: Eldon Thompson

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 17
11:00 AM – 11:45 AM

Making Books Go By at 24 Frames a Second

How to transform your book into a movie.

Panelists: Patricia Burke, Philippa Burgess, Eldon Thompson
Moderator: Karen Folger Jacobs