Q: What hotels do you recommend?
A: Since we have exceeded our discount allotment at the Sonesta, we recommend Sofitel Philadelphia HotelThe Westin PhiladelphiaAirbnb.com, and hotels.com.

Q: Where should I park?
A: There are some suggested parking options on the "Getting to the Sonesta" page

Q: Do I need to sign up for each session I want to attend?
A: No! The only sessions requiring signup are Carla King's workshop, Miral Sattar's workshop, and the author genre meetups on Friday. We ask for signups for the author genre meetups as a way to prevent venue overcrowding. 

Q: I cannot attend on Friday, can I check-in on Saturday?
A: Yes! Find the info booth in the exhibitor hall

Q: Is there a mobile-friendly schedule available?
A: Yes! You can download our mobile app. You can view the schedule, or choose to log in with your registration to save items to your personal schedule. Download "Grenadine Event Guide" in Google Play or the App Store and use BB2017 as your event code. More details available here

Q: Are single day tickets available?
A: Sunday-only tickets are available on the registration page.

Q: Are there any attendee meet-ups planned at local venues? 
A: Yes! Check out the Fiction and Non-fiction Author Meetups taking place on Friday. Please "Sign Up" to RSVP. Be sure to also attend the Conference Kickoff with the Independent Book Publishers Association.

Q: Is food provided?
A: There is no food provided, however, there is an hour-long lunch break in the schedule. Check out our list of nearby restaurants and bars! Complimentary coffee is provided Saturday and Sunday mornings in the exhibitor hall.

Q: Are there networking opportunities?
A: Yes! You will have the opportunity to mingle with other authors and experts in writing, publishing, marketing, design, and more at the Conference Kickoff Reception with the Independent Book Publishers Association

Q: Will there be recordings available?
A:  There won't be recordings of the presentations, so take notes and join the speaker email lists! 

Q: How can I be a speaker?
A: Our speaking slots are full for this year. But if you are interested in becoming a speaker for next year’s BookBaby IAC event, visit https://rps.grenadine.co/bookbaby/form/2018Speakers.

Q: How can I be an exhibitor?
A: Our exhibition hall is full for this year. If you are interested in exhibiting at next year’s BookBaby IAC event, visit https://rps.grenadine.co/bookbaby/form/2018Exhibitor.

Have a question we didn't answer? Email the conference event planner Jessika Griffin at events [at] rockpaperscissors [dot] biz