Virtual Winter Thrills • January 11th – March 18th, 2021 • Now Online!

An exciting new opportunity from International Thriller Writers: Virtual Winter Thrills 2021! Take advantage of this chance to participate in Master Class, Practice PitchFest, and the brand new Thriller MBA!

There’s no travel, no hotel stay—but you can still hone your craft in small classes taught by ITW bestselling authors, you can learn to pitch your novel with confidence, and get insider details on the business of writing from agents, editors, and marketing professionals.

Virtual Winter Thrills
January 11 – March 18, 2021

A Special Event for Thriller Enthusiasts.
(Online Only)!

Register Today!


Volunteers are an integral part of the ThrillerFest experience. We couldn’t do it without you. If you would like to assist us, please be sure to check yes to “Volunteer” during registration. Volunteering is a great way to meet people and get involved in ITW (Please note: volunteers must be registered for ThrillerFest).

Please drop by the ThrillerFest Facebook page then “like” us, and help spread the word! You can also follow ITW on Twitter and Instagram.

Your ThrillerFest team is looking forward to a fun and memorable year. We’re excited to welcome the following staff members for the coming year: Jennifer Kreischer as PitchFest & ConsultFest Director; Christopher Graham as Art Director; Dennis Kennett as Registrar; Jessica Saunders and Jeff Ayers as ThrillerFest’s Co-Executive Directors; Ella Pearson as Social Media Director, and Kimberley Howe as ITW’s Executive Director. If we can answer questions or help out in any way, please touch base anytime:


ThrillerFest is the annual conference of the International Thriller Writers.

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