Photos from PYI 2019 by Caroline Fernandez
PYI 2020 will be a LIVE-STREAMED event on Saturday, October 24, 2020
(and recorded for ONLINE VIDEOS)
For almost 40 years, CANSCAIP has hosted Packaging Your Imagination (PYI), a highly regarded professional development conference. Canada's community of writers, illustrators, performers and publishers for young people gather for an inspiring day of learning, business and networking.
PICK YOUR OWN PYI!
Pick 4 of the 12 live-streamed (or recorded) sessions
Keynotes included with all registrations
$125 for CANSCAIP Friends and Members / $150 for non-members
REGISTRATION OPTIONS (Live-Streamed OR Recorded)
ONE-TO-ONE WITH PUBLISHERS
Schedule a 15-minute meeting with a publisher, editor
Add a One-to-One to your PYI registration for an additional $75
Don’t delay—One-to-One spots always sell out!
MANUSCRIPTTerrilee Bulger - Nimbus Publishing
Claire Caldwell - Annick Press
Peter Carver - Red Deer Press
Jackie Farquhar - Editor Chirp Magazine
Erin Haggett – Scholastic
Karen Li - Groundwood Books
Debbie Rogosin - Editorial Services
Shelley Tanaka – Groundwood Books
PORTFOLIOPaul Covello - Annick Press
WHAT PAST ATTENDEES ARE SAYING
"I always come away from PYI having learned something, having been inspired, and feeling more confident about my writing."
"Always amazing--I recommend it to EVERYONE."