Festival 2015: Timetable

Here is the full timetable for the Open Festival of Writing 2015.

Friday 4th September 2015

3.00 pm onwards Check in at Conference Reception, the atrium of the Warwick Students' Union.
4.00 pm Tea/coffee and cakes with the NAWG committee. Engineering F110.
4.30 pm – 6.00 pm

Welcome Reception with Lady Emma & Lord Julian Fellowes.

Please note that this is a change from the original schedule.

7.00 pm Evening meal in the Rootes Restaurant, 1st floor, Rootes Building.
The bar will be open, on this floor.
8.30 pm (ish) Relax in the Rootes bar; meet new writing friends and renew old friendships. Entertainment to be confirmed.

Saturday 5th September 2015

7.30 am – 9.00 am Breakfast in the Rootes Restaurant, 1st floor, Rootes Building.
9.30 am – 11.30 am 1st bookable workshops. All in Humanities Building. Break for tea/coffee at 10.30 am.
11.30 am onwards Market Place, at its liveliest. Several alternative sessions/book room open to view and buy members' books/one-to-ones/meet specialist experts.
12.30 pm – 1.30 pm Buffet Lunch, served in Engineering F110.
1.45 pm – 2.30 pm How do Authors Know What's Right for Them? Talk by Talli Roland, open to all. From traditional to self-publishing, by an author who's done both. Engineering F107.
2.30 pm – 3.00 pm Grand Raffle. Engineering F107. All drawn prizes will be noted for collection later.
Don't forget to hand in your Mini-Tale before 3.15 pm today.
3.15 pm – 5.15 pm 2nd bookable workshops. All in the Humanities Building. Break for tea/coffee and cakes at 4.15 pm.
6.15 pm – 6.45 pm We now adjourn to the Chancellor's Suite, 2nd floor, Rootes Building, for the rest of the evening.
The bar will be open until midnight.
6.45 pm for 7.00 pm Gala Dinner. Chancellor's Suite.
8.30 pm (approx.) After-Dinner Speaker.
9.00 pm (approx.) Awards Ceremony.
9.30 pm (approx.) After-Dinner Sparkles (4 minutes of Fame).

Sunday 6th September 2015

7.30 am – 9.00 am Breakfast in the Rootes Restaurant, 1st floor, Rootes Building.
9.30 am – 11.30 am 3rd bookable workshops. All in the Humanities Building. Break for tea/coffee at 10.30 am.
11.45 pm – 12.25 pm NAWG AGM in Engineering F107.
12.30 pm – 1.30 pm Buffet Lunch, served in Engineering F110.
1.45 pm – 3.15 pm 4th bookable workshops. All in Humanities Building. Break for tea/coffee at 2.30 pm.

The Festival officially closes at 3.30 pm

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