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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February 20–22, 2020: PubWest
Event: PubWest 2020
Theme: Publishing in the Clouds: Practical Solutions for Big Ideas
Location: Portland, OR
March 4–7, 2020: Association of Writers and Writing Programs
Event: 2020 AWP Conference and Bookfair
Location: San Antonio, TX
April 3–4, 2020: IBPA Publishing University
Theme: The Premier Educational Event for Indie Publishers and Self-Published Authors
Location: Redondo Beach, CA
May 15–18, 2020: Society for Technical Communication
Event: The Technical Communication Summit
Theme: Career Vision 20/20
Description: The Society for Technical Communication's Technical Communication Summit features three days of technical sessions; preconference workshops; and preconference certificate programs.
Location: Bellevue, WA
May 15–19, 2020: Medical Library Association
Event: Annual Conference
Theme: The Future in Focus
Location: Portland, OR
May 27–29, 2020: BookExpo America
Event: BookExpo 2020
Location: Javitz Center, New York, NY
May 27–29, 2020: Society for Scholarly Publishing
Event: 42nd Annual Conference
Location: Boston, MA
June 6–9, 2020: Special Libraries Association
Event: SLA 202 Annual Conference
Location: Charlotte, NC
June 12–13, 2020: Indexing Society of Canada / Société canadienne d'indexation
Event: Conference 2020
Location: Newfoundland, CA
June 13–15, 2020: Association of University Presses
Event: 2020 Annual Meeting
Location: Seattle, WA
June 25–30, 2020: The American Library Association
Event: Annual Conference
Location: Chicago, IL
July 3, 2020: 18th International Conference on Books, Publishing, and Libraries
Event: Annual Conference
Theme: The Role of Scholarly Communication in a Post-Truth Era: Lessons Learned, Futures Gained?
Location: Ca' Foscari University of Venice, Venice, Italy
September 14–17, 2020: DBW (Digital Book World)
Event: 2020 Conference
Location: Nashville, TN
October 6, 2020: Society of Indexers
Event: Annual Conference 2020
Location: Birmingham, England