Meetings

The branch meets every first Tuesday of the month at 6.30 pm for 7 pm at the Sydney Mechanics’ School of Arts Level 1, 280 Pitt Street, Sydney (between Park and Bathurst streets, near the Town Hall train station.) Map located below. This venue is wheelchair accessible and has an ambulant bathroom.

Cost: $20 for members, $25 for non-members
, $10 concession available to those holding a current Centrelink or DVA concession card.

If you have speakers or topics you would like the branch to present, please contact ednsw.meetings@iped-editors.org.

Bookings online or via email essential. Click the current meeting link below. Alternatively, contact the events manager at ednsw.events@iped-editors.org

Our July and December meetings are dinners and held at different venues and at a different cost.

 

2018 Meetings calendar to date:

Tuesday, 6 February

The benefits of the IPEd accreditation exam

Presenters: James Bean, Julie Ganner and Linda Nix

Full details: https://iped.memnet.com.au/MemberSelfService/EventBooking.aspx?selectedEventId=137

 

Tuesday, 6 March

Editing romance fiction

Presenter: Annabel Blay, 2016 Beatrice Davis Editorial Fellow

Full details and bookings: https://iped.memnet.com.au/MemberSelfService/EventBooking.aspx?selectedEventId=154

 

Tuesday, 3 April

Readability: what makes text unreadable

Presenter: Juliet Richters

Full details and bookings: https://iped.memnet.com.au/MemberSelfService/EventBooking.aspx?selectedEventId=162

 

Tuesday, 1 May

The editor-author relationship

Presenter: Emily Banyard (Australian Society of Authors)

Full details and bookings: https://iped.memnet.com.au/MemberSelfService/EventBooking.aspx?selectedEventId=172

 

Tuesday, 5 June

Self-publishing

Presenter: Jenny Mosher

Full details and bookings: https://iped.memnet.com.au/MemberSelfService/EventBooking.aspx?selectedEventId=174

 

Tuesday, 3 July

Annual winter dinner

Full details and bookings: https://iped.memnet.com.au/MemberSelfService/EventBooking.aspx?selectedEventId=188

 

Tuesday, 7 August

Editors NSW AGM: https://iped.memnet.com.au/MemberSelfService/EventBooking.aspx?selectedEventId=195

 

Tuesday, 2 September (Cancelled)

Australia Council for the Arts: grants for editors?

Full details and bookings: https://iped.memnet.com.au/MemberSelfService/EventBooking.aspx?selectedEventId=204

 

Tuesday, 2 October

The juggling act of memoir editing and ghostwriting

Full details and bookings: https://iped.memnet.com.au/MemberSelfService/EventBooking.aspx?selectedEventId=211

 

Tuesday, 6 November

The basics of copyright and copyright issues.

Full details and bookings: https://iped.memnet.com.au/MemberSelfService/EventBooking.aspx?selectedEventId=223

 

Tuesday, 4 December

December dinner at the Kirribilli Flying Squadron

Full details and bookings: TBA

 

2017 Meetings calendar:

Tuesday, 7 February

A guide to the Australian manual of scientific style

Full details: https://iped.memnet.com.au/MemberSelfService/EventBooking.aspx?selectedEventId=50

 

Tuesday, 7 March

An editor’s tale

Full details: https://iped.memnet.com.au/MemberSelfService/EventBooking.aspx?selectedEventId=63

 

Tuesday, 4 April

How booksellers survived the death sentence

Full details:  https://iped.memnet.com.au/MemberSelfService/EventBooking.aspx?selectedEventId=69

 

Tuesday, 2 May

Macquarie Dictionary in 2017

Full details: https://iped.memnet.com.au/MemberSelfService/EventBooking.aspx?selectedEventId=84

 

Tuesday, 6 June

Editors Networks

Full details: https://iped.memnet.com.au/MemberSelfService/EventBooking.aspx?selectedEventId=92

 

Tuesday, 4 July

July dinner meeting

Full details: https://iped.memnet.com.au/MemberSelfService/EventBooking.aspx?selectedEventId=96

 

Tuesday, 1 August

Annual General Meeting – Free

Full details: https://iped.memnet.com.au/MemberSelfService/EventBooking.aspx?selectedEventId=105

 

Tuesday, 5 September

Editing in South Africa: where we are and where we are headed

Full details:  https://iped.memnet.com.au/MemberSelfService/EventBooking.aspx?selectedEventId=110

 

Tuesday, 3 October

Poetry editing and mentoring

Full details: https://iped.memnet.com.au/MemberSelfService/EventBooking.aspx?selectedEventId=114

 

Tuesday, 7 November

An insight into the Residential Editorial Program (REP)

Full details: https://iped.memnet.com.au/MemberSelfService/EventBooking.aspx?selectedEventId=123

 

 

2016 Meetings calendar

Tueday, 2 February

Evidence of hype – accuracy and clarity in science writing and editing

Full details: http://editorsnsw.wildapricot.org/event-2132797

 

Tuesday, 1 March

Society of Editors (NSW) Inc. AGM 2016

Full details:  http://editorsnsw.wildapricot.org/event-2161187

 

Tuesday, 5 April

The Copy Collective presentation

Full details: http://editorsnsw.wildapricot.org/event-2191533

 

Tuesday, 3 May

An interview with Craig Munro, author of “Under Cover: Adventures in the Art of Editing”

Full details: http://editorsnsw.wildapricot.org/event-2206112

 

Tuesday, 7 June

A report from the Sydney Writers Festival

Full details: http://editorsnsw.wildapricot.org/event-2245370

 

Tuesday, 5 July

July dinner

Full details: http://editorsnsw.wildapricot.org/event-2256096

 

Tuesday, 2 August

Understanding insurance and risk management for editors

Full details: https://iped.memnet.com.au/MemberSelfService/EventBooking.aspx?selectedEventId=2

 

Tuesday, 6 September

Contracting and evaluating an index

Full details: https://iped.memnet.com.au/MemberSelfService/EventBooking.aspx?selectedEventId=19

 

Tuesday, 4 October

Viva Novella

Full details: https://iped.memnet.com.au/MemberSelfService/EventBooking.aspx?selectedEventId=25

 

Tuesday, 2 November

Editing theses

Full details: https://iped.memnet.com.au/MemberSelfService/EventBooking.aspx?selectedEventId=26