On 5/13, ILA 2018 registration and hotels will be unavailable from 12:00 PM–9:00 PM ET for site maintenance.

We loved seeing you at ILA 2018! Thank you for attending.

Schedule of Events

Monday, July 23, 2018

7:30 AM Doors open; book sales begin
8:00 AM–9:00 AM Opening keynote with Marley Dias
9:15 AM–10:45 AM Morning session (Meetups/panels)
11:00 AM–12:00 PM Morning author signings
12:00 PM–1:30 PM Lunch keynote with Colby Sharp and presentation of ILA Book Awards
1:45 PM–3:15 PM Afternoon session (Meetups/panels)
3:30 PM–4:30 PM Closing keynote with Kwame Alexander
4:30 PM–5:30 PM Afternoon author signings; book sales end


Please note: This tentative schedule is subject to change. New events will be added as times are finalized.