Conferences/Events

Here are upcoming conferences where I’ll be instructing in 2016:

If you’re interested in having me speak at your conference, contact me here.

“. . . but the REAL standout was Brian Klems!  Where have you been hiding this guy!  He kept the sessions moving, his presentations were awesome, and he rates a FIVE PLUS for delivery, presentation and effort.  We started on time, and ended on time in each session, and time was had for questions and answers. Rest assured…Brian did the fifteen rounds and came out as a CHAMP.  KEEP HIM!”  —M. G. Ramey

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Past Events Where I Was a Featured Speaker or Keynote Speaker

  • Kentucky Writing Workshop (April 2017)
  • San Diego Writing (May 2017)
  • Erma Bombeck Writer’s Workshop (2016)
  • Write Now! Conference (2016)
  • “Get Published” Workshop (Nashville – 2016)
  • Colorado Writing Conference (2016)
  • The Chesapeake Writing Workshop (2016)
  • Writer’s Digest Conference in NYC (2015)
  • The Indiana Writing Workshop (2015)
  • The San Francisco Writers Conference (2014)
  • Writer’s Digest Conference West (2014)
  • The Mad Anthony Writers Conference (2014)
  • Books-in-Progress Conference (2014)
  • Ohioana Book Festival (2014)
  • Writer’s Digest Books Writing Conference (2006)
  • Bay Area Writer’s League Conference (Houston – 2006)
  • Write Now (Phoenix 2006)
  • BookExpo America (2006)
  • Off Campus Writers Workshop (Chicago – 2004)
  • Minneapolis Writers Conference (2004)
  • Break Out & Get Published Writer’s Conference (Buffalo, NY – 2004)