Write to Make a Difference.

Your Ideas Can Change The World.

2018 San Francisco Writing for Change Conference
Saturday, September 8th, 2018
Registration begins at 8:30 am  Event: 
8:30 am – 5:30 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 introduced by his literary agent, Andy Ross.

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.

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.

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 independent editors.
  • Networking with speakers and other writers.
  • Opportunity to pitch your book to agents and editors.

This Conference will be limited to 100 attendees!


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 support written communication of all kinds.

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