Sleuthfest is the 3-day writing event put on by the Florida Chapter of the Mystery Writers of America. The 2010 conference is scheduled for February 26-28, 2010, at the Hilton Deerfield Beach/Boca Raton. Thursday February 25, 2010 is designated Third Degree Thursday. It's an optional workshop.
This year the Guests of Honor are David Morrell and Stephen J. Cannell. You can read about them here. They will be speaking at the conference. In addition, there will be speakers on many topics of interest to mystery writers as well as agents and editors.
For more information, visit their website at http://www.mwaflorida.org/sleuthfest.htm