Women Empowering Change

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WEC CONFERENCE RETREAT

Friday April 20th | Saturday April 21st | Sunday April 22nd

 

WHEN IS WEC RETREAT?
2018 WEC Retreat April 20st-22nd

WHERE IS THE RETREAT?

Sheraton North Houston Hotel
15700 John F. Kennedy Boulevard, Houston, Texas 77032

CAN MEN COME?

YES, Men are welcomed to attend all parts of the conference.

 

WHAT SHOULD I WEAR?
Each day has a suggested dress attire to compliment the activity of the day.
For the conference workshops the attire is business casual. Attendees are encouraged to dress comfortably and wear shoes that allow for extended standing or walking.

 

HOW MUCH IS PARKING?
Daily parking is free.

 

WHAT TIME SHOULD I ARRIVE AT THE RETREAT EVENTS?
-Friday, April 20th 
Opening Night Mixer starts at 7pm


-Saturday, April 21st

8:00-9:00am   Workshop Check-in & Networking Power Hour

7:00-8:00pm   Gala Check-in & Cocktail Hour


-Sunday, April 22nd

1:00-1:45pm Check-in

WHAT IF I AM LATE?
We strongly encourage attendees to arrive during set check-in times for seating. However, if you are late, we will get you to the right spot!  



ARE CAMERAS ALLOWED?

Cameras are permitted; however, no camcorders or tripods of any kind will be permitted at the event. All bags will be screened upon entry, and camcorders and recording devices will not be allowed under any circumstance. Please avoid having these items in your possession upon entering.


CAN I BRING MY CHILDREN/BABY OR PET?

No. Persons under the age of 21 and/or pets are not allowed at any portion of the retreat.


WILL THERE BE FOOD?
Yes! Lunch will be provided at our workshop, dinner will be available at our Gala and a meal will be provided at the awards banquet.

 

I'M TRAVELING TO WEC CONFERENCE WHERE CAN I STAY?
We are encouraging all guests to book your stay, checking in Friday, April 20th at the Sheraton North Houston Hotel where the conference will be held. All conference guests will receive a discounted room rate of $89 Single, $99 for rooms with double beds, and $129 for suites per night. Please book your hotel stay for this rate via the link provided. (Price may change.)


Registration


WHEN CAN I PURCHASE TICKETS TO ATTEND?
NOW!! Please visit our TICKET PAGE to register.
Rates are based on our savings plan. Visit Here for pricing.

 

IS THERE A DEPOSIT OPTION AVAILABLE?
No

 

HOW MANY PEOPLE CAN REGISTER AT A TIME?
You can register for up to 10 guests at one time.

 

WILL I BE ABLE TO SIT WITH MY FRIENDS?
All retreat guests will be in the same sessions. All guests will be seated on a first come first serve basis, guaranteed seating is not promised.

 

IS THERE A MINIMUM AGE TO ATTEND?
Yes, all guests must be 21 years and older to attend.

 

CAN MEN COME?

YES, Men are welcomed to attend all parts of the conference.


 

CAN I CANCEL MY TICKET/REGISTRATION AFTER PAYING?
All ticket purchases and payment plans are non-refundable and non-transferable.

 

CAN I PURCHASE TICKETS ON-SITE?
Due to limited spaces offered for this event, tickets typically sell out prior to event day. We encourage those interested in attending to purchase their tickets as soon as possible. If event tickets are still available on event day, they will be offered for sale at the venue.