The American Copy Editors Society Conference in Mpls
The American Copy Editors Society will be holding its 2009 annual conference at the Minneapolis Hilton from April 30 to May 2. With the theme of “Editing for the Future,�? the Twin Cities conference will focus on what the future holds for editors of the printed word while also helping them to be a part of that future. Also, the conference will feature the fundamentals of the craft while bringing together copy desk executives, professionals in many media, students and academics. Rates are reduced if you sign up before Feb. 28. For students, they are $75 for one day and $125 for all three days. If you are a student who is a member of ACES, that drops to $40 for one day and $75 for three. A hotel room at the Hilton costs $159 a night. For more and updated information, visit the American Copy Editors Society Web site.