FAQs

When is the Conference?

The MetroWest Conference for Women will take place on Thursday, September 14, 2017 with a VIP reception hosted by comedian, Kelly MacFarland, the evening before on September 13 from 5:30p – 8p.

Where is the Conference?

Sheraton Framingham

1657 Worcester Road, Framingham, MA 01701 USA

Sheratonframingham.com

How much is a ticket and what is included?

Individual tickets for the 2017 conference are $52 for a full-day conference pass. We are well on our way to capacity of 500 attendees so click here to purchase yours today.

The cost of the VIP reception is $25 for an opportunity to meet and greet our keynotes and our panelists, as well as a performance by Last Comic Standing Comedian, Kelly MacFarland.

Your ticket includes:

  • Full buffet breakfast
  • Seated lunch
  • Two main keynote sessions
  • Ten breakout sessions to choose from
  • Post-conference wine reception and networking opportunities
  • Access to the Exhibitors all day
  • Access to the Career Center (including one-on-one career coaching and resume review), Complementary Profile Pictures, Connecting to “Women Who Lift” space and more

How do I register?

Conference passes are available by clicking here.

Please let us know if you need help, email jenmaseda@metrowestconferenceforwomen.org

How do I become a sponsor?

Contact Jen Maseda at jenmaseda@metrowestconferenceforwomen.org

How do I become an exhibitor?

Exhibitors apply online on the Exhibitors page.  

Who is speaking this year?

See the speaker page here; speakers pictures will be added as they are sent.  We have a full slate of amazing speakers! Please join our email list and follow us on social media for the latest information (see footer).

How long is the Conference?

The 2017 Conference includes two events spread out over two days.

The main full-day Conference will be held on September 14 from 7:30 AM – 5:00 PM.

In addition, we will be hosting a Pre-Conference Reception the evening before the Conference, on September 613 from 5:30p - 8p where guests will meet and great our speakers and panelists while being entertained by Last Comic Standing’s Kelly MacFarland.

What should I wear/What may I bring?

Whatever you want, it’s your day to be inspired! We don’t judge…just know press will be there and we’ll be taking shots of attendees throughout the day.  You will receive a Glam Conference bag upon arrival to hold all of your purchases and program materials.

Past attendees have found it helpful to bring any of the following: business cards, current resume (if you’re participating in our resume reviews/coaching sessions), phone/laptop/tablet + charger, paper/pen for taking notes and a bottle of water.

How do I get my badge?

Stop by our Conference Registration Table, first thing in the morning to pick up your badge and say hi!  You will need your badge to enter the spaces where you hear the good stuff.

What if my plans change?

All tickets are non-refundable. However, you may transfer your ticket to another lucky guest easily at no charge. Please send us the name of the person to whom you are transferring your ticket: jenmaseda@metrowestconferenceforwomen.org

Seating

Seating is done on a first come/first served basis for breakfast and lunch.  Preferred seating is available for sponsors.  

Special Needs

We will do our best to accommodate attendees with special needs. All such requests must be made in writing and received by August 14th. Please email it to jenmaseda@metrowestconferenceforwomen.org.

Are there volunteer opportunities for the MetroWest Conference for Women?

Absolutely! We would love your help! Please sign up by visiting our Contact Us page and let us know how you would like to lend a hand.

Are men welcome at the conference?

Of course!  We hope you find it valuable.  We know men are our partners is furthering the success of women in our region.  

Who produces the Conference?

The MetroWest Conference for Women is a 501(c)3 organization, Tax ID#81-4840574. Meet our all-volunteer Board of Directors.

I have another question. Who can help me?

Visit Contact Us and send us a note.  We would love to hear from you!