The Publishing Professionals Freelancers' Awayday


Our next Awayday will take place on 12 and 13 September 2024 at the voco® Oxford Spires Hotel in Oxford. We are thankful to National Geographic Learning for being the main sponsor of the 2024 Freelancer's Awayday.

Why not find out more about this popular in-person conference, which is considered to be the networking event of the year in the sector, on our dedicated Awayday website? The 2023 event was a sell-out and attracted a record number of publisher representatives.

Are you interested in ...

  • attending as a delegate?
  • giving a presentation or running a workshop?
  • hiring a stand in the exhibition area?
  • sponsorship opportunities?

If so, please use the buttons below.

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The Publishing Professionals Freelancers' Awayday is an annual conference for freelancers involved in the field of Educational and English Language Teaching publishing. It has been running very successfully in Oxford since 2015 and also now attracts a large number of publishers and suppliers in the industry. Visit the dedicated Awayday website for more information and to get a flavour of the event.

The following organisations attended the 2023 Awayday (tap the links to view company information):


Chartered Institute of Editing and Proofreading

Creative Listening (ELT media production)

Digital Learning Associates (video production)

Earn Learn Thrive (ELT Business & Mindset Coach)

ELI Publishing Group

ELT Teacher 2 Writer (developing ELT writing skills)

EMC Design (design agency; publishing services)​

Garnet Education

Haremi (publishing services)

Hyphen SA (publishing services)

Just Content (publishing services)

Ladybird Education; Penguin Random House

Lemonade Illustration Agency

Lottie Galpin (DEI Specialist)

Macmillan Education

National Geographic Learning

Newgen Publishing UK (publishing services)

Oxford University Press

PAH Accounting

Rascom I.T. (I.T. sales and support)


The Content Station (publishing services)

Tom, Dick and Debbie Productions

Troika (publishing services)

Weblink Software (publishing services)

York Press