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Our program includes social gatherings, professional development events, and opportunities to share your expertise with your colleagues. If you have suggestions for professional development or social events, please contact the committee.

Copyright 101

Not sure whether that image or piece of text is subject to copyright? When your copyright will expire? What fair dealing means? What are moral rights? Accredited Editor, Elizabeth Spiegel, will provide a brief overview of Australian copyright law and point you to sources of further information.

A light supper will be provided.

Thursday 15 February, 7.00-9.00pm
Rosny LINC, 48 Bligh St, Rosny Park
$10 (member*); $8 (distance member**); $15 (non-member).
* member of the Society of Editors (Tas), another branch of IPEd or the Tasmanian Writers’ Centre.
** member of the Society of Editors (Tas) who lives more than 80km from Hobart GPO.
Book online.

Coming in 2018

Details of the following events will be confirmed soon.

Interstate events

Interstate events and webinars are listed on the IPEd Events page.

National news

National Editors Directory

The Institute of Professional Editors has a national Editors Directory.

Please visit the Editors Directory to find a freelance editor with the appropriate skills, knowledge and experience for your assignment.

The Editors Directory has been reviewed and a report submitted to IPEd Council. The Tasmanian freelance register will close shortly.

Accreditation exam

The 2018 accreditation exam will be held on Saturday 19 May 2018. For more information, see the IPEd website. Branch workshops will be held in early 2018.


For the love of words

The next national conference, to be held in Melbourne in May 2019, has the theme ‘For the love of words…’. Mark your diary now!

Contact the Society: e-mail: info@tas-editors.org.au
Post: Society of Editors (Tasmania), PO Box 4512, Bathurst Street PO, HOBART TAS 7000

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