Frequently Asked Questions

When is the conference? The Write Up North: The Business of Writing in 2017 conference is on October 20-21, 2017.


Where is the conference located? The conference will take place at the  Kingbridge Centre, 12750 Jane Street, King City, ON  L7B 1A3. Directions are available here.


Who can attend the conference? We encourage corporate communicators, marketers, copywriters and company thought leaders to attend. The conference is also open to anyone who would like to refine their business writing and communications skills.


Are one-day tickets available? Yes! If you can’t attend both days of the conference, you can purchase a one-day ticket for either Friday, October 20 or Saturday, October 21.

Can I just attend the Friday networking mixer?
Yes, of course! You can purchase a single-event ticket to the mixer* here for $40. It’s the last ticket option. *Guests for the mixer must be over 19 years of age.


Is the Friday mixer included for attendees? Yes, anyone who registers for one or both days of the conference will receive a ticket for the mixer*. Also, anyone who is unable to attend the whole conference may purchase a single-event ticket for the mixer. This networking event will take place on Friday, October 20 at 5:30 p.m. in the Bridges Bar. You can purchase a ticket here.

Is overnight stay included? No, but the Kingbridge Centre has rooms available. If you plan to stay overnight on Friday, we recommend that you book early. Contact the Kingbridge Centre to book your room: 905.833.3086. The rate for one night is $179 for single occupancy and $189 for double occupancy.


Which meals are included? A buffet lunch and all-day snacks are included for all conference attendees on both days, including vegetarian options. Dinner on Friday and breakfast on Saturday are included for those who book a room Friday night.


Are there vegetarian meal options? Yes, vegetarian options are available at lunch and dinner.


Can you accommodate my dietary restrictions? We will do our best to make sure your dietary needs are met. Please email us at in advance of the conference, detailing your requirements.


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If you have any additional questions, please contact Patrick McBrine at or send us a message through our Contact page.