Meet Your Future Self: Free Student-Focused Group Networking Event

Do you want to meet experienced editors whose work and lived experience can inform your career trajectory? Do you have questions about working freelance or in-house, in fiction or non-fiction, or in print or digital mediums? Not sure what training or conferences you should participate in? Want to hear from experienced professionals with diverse work and lived experiences? Come to “Meet Your Future Self”!

In support of our student editors, Editors BC presents “Meet Your Future Self,” a free networking event where new and experienced editors can put faces to names, share knowledge, and build relationships across levels of expertise. The event will be held online through Zoom from 10:30 am to 1:00 pm PDT on Saturday, May 6, 2023.

During the event, students will have the opportunity to meet with two or three experienced editors. These editors will share their individual work, lived experiences, and areas of expertise spanning multiple work environments, genres, and forms.

Registration for students is now open. Registration will close on May 3, 2023, at 11:59 pm PDT. Spots are limited and will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. If you are an Editors Canada student affiliate member residing in BC and are interested in participating, don’t delay! Register for the event here.

Attendance at this event is restricted to student affiliates only. If you are not currently a student affiliate member of Editors Canada but would like to become one, you can join the organization here.

If you have any questions, concerns, or accessibility requests related to this event, please contact the Editors BC professional development co-chairs at

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