Write to Make a Difference.

This Event Proves Ideas Can Change The World.
Details and registration for the
February 14th, 2019

San Francisco Writing for Change Conference
will be available soon!

In the meantime, consider attending the 
2020 San Francisco Writers Conference
February 13-17
Hyatt Regency San Francisco at the Embarcadero


The San Francisco Writing for Change Conference
is a one-day event held in September.
It focuses on writing, publishing and motivation from publishing professionals.
Writing is powerful… and it can change the world for the better.

Here is a look at our last event…featuring Daniel Ellsberg.

The 2018 San Francisco Writing for Change Conference

Held on Saturday, September 8th, 2018
Registration begins at 8:00 am  Event: 
8:30 am – 5:00 pm
First Unitarian Universalist Center of San Francisco
1187 Franklin Street (at Geary), San Francisco, CA

The keynoter at the 2018 San Francisco Writing for Change will be best-selling/award winning author Daniel Ellsberg.
He is an activist on the dangers of the nuclear era and the urgent need for patriotic whistleblowing. He is the author of  The Doomsday Machine:Confessions of a Nuclear War Planner.  Dr. Ellsberg will be interviewed by David Landau.

At the 10th San Francisco Writing for Change Conference you will discover how what you write can change the world…and how to get your writing published. The theme of the conference is “Writing to Make a Difference,” with topics ranging from business, spirituality, politics, technology, social issues, the environment, culture, the law, and much more.

 CLICK HERE for the latest schedule of sessions and presenter bios for the Change event.

The Writing for Change Conference is devoted to bringing together agents, editors, authors, and publishing professionals in order to enable writers to learn from the experts about writing, publishing, marketing, and technology. You’ll come away knowing how to get your work published successfully, online and off.  Click Here for bios of the Change faculty.

You will have the chance to learn from and pitch your book to the presenters, and to get feedback on your work from freelance editors. The conference will include one jam-packed day of workshops, panels and the keynote address. You will leave feeling inspired and enlightened. Please join us for this amazing day.

San Francisco Writing For Change registration includes:

  • Keynote and a full day of sessions
  • A full faculty of presenters–authors, editors, agents, marketing experts
  • Ask-the-Pros round-tables with presenters.
  • Feedback on your work from an independent editor.
  • Networking with speakers and other writers.
  • Opportunities to pitch your book.
  • Coffee, tea and snacks all day.

This Conference will be limited to just 100 attendees!

READY TO REGISTER? Click Here to register today.

BREAKING NEWS: MARCIA HANCOCK has been awarded the 2018 Cathy Turney Scholarship.
She will attend the Change event thanks to her winning entry…and Cathy’s generosity. Congratulations!

This event is presented by the San Francisco Writers Conference and San Francisco Writers Foundation.  We are a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. Our mission is to help writers get their work published and to support all forms of  writing and written communication.


For sponsorship and marketing opportunities, contact us at info@sfwriters.org.