"Murder in the Magic City" is a mystery novel conference in Birmingham, Alabama, offering panel discussions, presentations, meals, and a charity basket auction.
Granite Noir is a festival motivated by a fascination for crime fiction, the remarkable work of Scottish authors, and the intrigue of Nordic Noir. Most significantly, it draws inspiration from Aberdeen's historic, atmospheric, and quirky ambiance, which provides an ideal setting for the event.
The Suffolk Mystery Authors Festival is a free, day-long event showcasing over 40 acclaimed authors. It caters to readers and writers of genres such as mystery, thriller, horror, historical, romance, and women's fiction. Activities include author meet & greets, book signings, and moderated panel discussions.
The National Missing and Unidentified Persons Conference is a gathering of professionals engaged in resolving missing person cases. The event highlights innovative technologies and strategies, understanding of unique needs of diverse populations and encourages a collaborative approach. It offers attendees knowledge about tools and techniques used in detecting and resolving cases while fostering collaborations among professionals.
The Malice Domestic Convention is an esteemed gathering that celebrates Traditional Mystery, a genre epitomized by Agatha Christie. The convention attracts readers, aspiring writers and accomplished authors and offers diverse activities, including panel discussions, writing workshops and award ceremonies. It serves as a platform for established and budding writers to showcase their talents.
CrimeFest is an annual crime fiction convention, born from the success of the American Left Coast Crime convention. Since its inception in 2008, it has grown into one of Europe's largest crime fiction events, attracting top novelists, readers, and publishers globally. This inclusive event ensures accessibility for all, allowing attendees to celebrate the genre and network amongst the community.
ThrillerFest is the yearly gathering of the International Thriller Writers. Renowned thriller authors Tess Gerritsen and Dennis Lehane will headline the event. Louise Penny will receive the 2024 Silver Bullet Award. The conference features masterclasses, pitching sessions, awards, and networking opportunities for thriller enthusiasts.
The Capital Crime Festival is amongst the world's largest events celebrating crime and thriller fiction. Inviting popular crime creatives and filmmakers, it conducts a two-day event in London with engaging and innovative crime-themed events. The festival provides fans unique opportunities to interact with authors and filmmakers, promising an immersive, thrilling experience filled with gripping plots and appealing characters.
CrimeCon is a fan-driven event focused on true crime and mystery, offering deep-dives into cases and advanced scientific techniques. It merges disciplines like psychology, victimology, and methodology with crime-related themes from TV shows, podcasts, and documentaries. With a mission to educate and build empathy while advocating fun, CrimeCon embodies real-life stories of triumph, tragedy, heroism, and heartbreak in its all-inclusive weekend-long events.
The Homicide and Crime Scene Investigator Training Academy for Writers, known as Killer Con, provides a distinctive experience for attendees with hands-on homicide and crime scene investigation classes. Taught by DOJ-certified instructors and other experts, attendees follow an investigative journey from the discovery of a body to arrest.