UNITED NATIONS, NEW YORK CITY

Use your voice to create change
where change is necessary.

March 3, 2017 STARTING AT 8.30 AM
About

FAQ


  • What is the Speak Up Women conference?
  • How many people attended the conference last year?
What is the Speak Up Women conference?
This conference wants to encourage the voice, creativity, involvement and advancement of women everywhere so together we can all more fully participate in the global responsibility of changing our world by expressing each individual’s voice in the workplace, through our businesses and non-profit organizations, at home, in our communities and through the media by providing information, education and inspiration through accessible venues online and offline.
How many people attended the conference last year?
Last year’s inaugural event included more than 125 attendees. This year, the conference is expected to sell out with 325 attendees and be offered to many more participants via livestreaming.

  • What attire is appropriate for this event?
What attire is appropriate for this event?
Business Attire

Program


  • What are the elements of the conference?
  • Can I choose which session to attend?
What are the elements of the conference?
The conference is a one-day event starting with breakfast. We’ll have impressive keynotes and panelists sharing their stories and insight. Speak Up Women is designed to be a grassroots collaboration between attendees and a roster of thoughtfully selected presenters, vendors, sponsors, and partners.
Can I choose which session to attend?
Yes, there will be keynotes and panels on the main stage that everyone will attend as well as breakout sessions in the afternoon that you will be able to choose from when you get on site on the conference day.

  • Are there any evening events?
Are there any evening events?
Yes, there is a celebration reception at the end of the event at the UN.

Registration


  • How much is the conference registration fee?
  • Can I register on-site?
  • Does my registration fee include hotel accommodations?
  • Can registered participants attend all the sessions and events?
How much is the conference registration fee?
Early Registration is $169 and will be available through January 15, 2017. Regular Ticket Registration is $199 and will be available from January 16, 2017 through March 1, 2017.
Can I register on-site?
To ensure we have an accurate count, onsite registration is not available.
Does my registration fee include hotel accommodations?
No, the registration fee does not include any hotel accommodations. It includes participation in the conference sessions and breakouts, conference materials, opening and closing, breakfast and lunch, and the after-conference reception.
Can registered participants attend all the sessions and events?
Registered participants have open access to all activities listed in the conference agenda.

  • Can I purchase single tickets for individual events?
  • Are meals included in the registration package?
  • What if I have to cancel?
  • If I have already registered but cannot attend, can I send someone else in my place?
Can I purchase single tickets for individual events?
Single tickets are not available for individual sessions.
Are meals included in the registration package?
Yes.  All group meals are included during the conference. (Breakfast, Snacks and Lunch)
What if I have to cancel?
Cancellations received on or before January 16, 2017 will NOT incur a cancellation fee. However, $99 will be charged for all cancellations after January 15, 2017. No refunds will be issued after February 1, 2017. All cancellations and name substitutions must be submitted in writing via email to info@speakupwomen.com by February 1, 2017
If I have already registered but cannot attend, can I send someone else in my place?
We will accept a name change if the request is received in writing by February 1, 2017. All name change requests must be submitted by the original registrant.

Misc


  • I’m interested in being a speaker at the conference. Have speakers been selected yet?
  • Where is the conference being held?
I’m interested in being a speaker at the conference. Have speakers been selected yet?
Speakers are still being accepted for review. Please visit our submission hub.
Where is the conference being held?
The United Nations, 1 UN Plaza, New York, NY

  • Am I responsible for arranging and paying for my own air travel?
Am I responsible for arranging and paying for my own air travel?
Yes.

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