The PubWest 2020 conference will be held February 20th-22nd, 2020, at the Portland Hilton in Portland, Oregon. 

  Our theme for the conference is “Publishing in the Clouds: Practical Solutions for Big Ideas.” 

Ensuring a More Literate Future for All

Access to and engagement with literature is critical to inspiring creativity, fostering literacy, and strengthening communities. Join three of today’s leading literary advocates and find out how they are helping shape a more literate future for readers, writers, and publishers. This lively, moderated talk will address how diversity, inclusion, and community engagement play critical roles in nurturing new readers and writers, while expanding the current—and future—audience for books.