Upcoming Conferences:

September 27 - 29, 2023: VCON23

April 4 - April 6, 2024: Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina, San Diego, CA

April 3 - April 5, 2025: Hilton Salt Lake City Center, Salt Lake City, UT

April 23 - April 25, 2026: The Westin Peachtree Plaza, Atlanta, GA

Why Attend?

ACES has been the nation’s premier editing conference since 1997. Editors in a wide range of industries come together to get quality training from recognized experts in the field. Attendees:

Who Attends?

You’ll meet all types of editorial professionals at an ACES conference: copy editors, proofreaders, substantive editors, and writers; academic editors, fiction editors, and medical editors; editors who specialize in marketing communications, magazines, and textbooks; professors who teach editing, and managers who oversee the work of other editors...the list goes on.

Conference News

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A look at the ACES 2021 Online student newsroom

Fact-checking and tone detection with Merrill Perlman

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