The Annual Writers' Conference, held on the Oakland University campus in Rochester, Michigan, co-sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences and Detroit Women Writers, is an intensive two-day event in October for both beginning and established writers. The program features private and group manuscript evaluations, one-day retreats for writers, a keynote speaker, and a choice of 32 presentations.

The 11th Annual Rochester Writers' Conference is scheduled for October 20, 2018.