Other Conferences & Trade Shows

Also see the ASI Past Annual Conferences and ASI Future Annual Conferences pages.

Indexers may want to attend these events or present workshops at them. If you have announcements for us to add to this page—or corrections and updates to the material contained herein—please contact the webmasters. The Web site of the Society for Scholarly Publishing also has a list of publishing events.

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June 1–3, 2016: Society for Scholarly Publishing
Event: 38th Annual Conference
Location: Vancouver, BC, Canada
September 13, 2016: Society of Indexers
Event: One-Day Conference
Theme: Back to the Future
Location: Birmingham 
October 5–8, 2016: The American Medical Writers Association
Event: 76th Annual Conference
Theme: Quest Toward Brilliance
Location: Denver, CO
October 6, 2016: Library 2.016 International Virtual Conference
Theme: Libraries of the Future
Location: Online
November 14–15, 2016: Taxonomy Boot Camp
Theme: Beyond Awareness: Honing the Craft
Location: Washington, DC



January 17–19, 2017: DBW (Digital Book World)

Event: 2017 Conference
Theme: Smarter Book Publishing for a Digital World
Location: New York Hilton Midtown
February 1–3, 2017: AAP (Association of American Publishers)

Event: PSP 2017 Annual Conference
Location: Grand Hyatt Hotel, Washington, DC
February 8–11, 2017: Association of Writers and Writing Programs
Event: 2017 AWP Conference and Bookfair
Location: Washington, DC
February 9–11, 2017: PubWest

Event: PubWest 2017: Better Together: Forty Years of Publishing Expertise
Location: The Benson Hotel in Portland, OR
April 7–8, 2017: IBPA Publishing University

Location: Portland, OR
May 7–10, 2017: Society for Technical Communication
Event: Summit 2017: The Technical Communication Summit
Description: The Society for Technical Communication’s 2016 Technical Communication Summit features three days of technical sessions; preconference workshops; and preconference certificate programs.
Location: Washington, DC
May 26–31, 2017: Medical Library Association
Event: Annual Conference
Theme: Dream–Dare–Do
Location: Seattle, WA
May 31–June 2, 2017: BookExpo America
Event: BookExpo 2017
Location: Javitz Center, New York, NY
June 11–13, 2017: AAUP

Event: 2017 Annual Meeting
Location: Austin, TX
June 18–20, 2017: Special Libraries Assocation
Event: SLA 2017 Annual Conference & INFO-EXPO
Location: Phoenix, AZ
June 22–27, 2017: The American Library Association
Event: Annual Conference
Location: Chicago, IL
July 7, 2017: 15th International Conference on Books, Publishing, and Libraries
Event: Annual Conference
Location: Imperial College London, London, UK