Parking is available at McCormick Place - West. Please follow the signs to Lot A parking; garage level 4 is equal to building level 3 which is where our event is located. At this time, there are no discounts on parking.
A complimentary coat and luggage check will be available for your use at the event; this will be located by registration outside of the Skyline Ballroom.
Upon your arrival at McCormick Place - West, please check-in at Registration, located just outside of the Skyline Ballroom, where you will receive your registration packet, including your name badge, meal ticket and Conference materials.
To learn more about McCormick Place-West, please click here.
About the Women's Business Development Center
Now in its 28th year, the Women's Business Development Center (WBDC) continues to create jobs and fuel economic growth through providing business owners access to information, contacts, contracts and capital. With office locations in Chicago, Illinois and Minneapolis, Minnesota, the WBDC serves a nine-state Midwest region including Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North and South Dakota and Wisconsin. As the largest Regional Partner Organization of the Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), the WBDC certifies over 1,400 Women Business Enterprises (WBEs) a year.
Learn more about the WBDC by visiting www.WBDC.org.
Early Bird Registration: Early Bird Registration prices end on September 12, 2014.
Parking: Is available at McCormick Place – West. Please follow the signs to Lot A Parking – Level 4, this is equal to Level 3 of the building where our event is located. At this time, there are no discounts on parking.
Public Transit: Is available to reach McCormick Place – West. Please click HERE for more information.
Taxis: The correct taxi drop off gate nearest our event is Gate 40 located on Indiana Ave.
Day of Registration: If you pre-registered and did not receive your email with bar code and check-in information, you can still arrive for check-in. Name badges and all other conference materials will be printed and distributed onsite at Registration.
Dress Code: The Conference is a professional networking opportunity so please dress accordingly. We recommend business casual to professional with comfortable shoes.
Coat Check: A complimentary coat and luggage check will be available for your use at the event, this will be located by registration outside the Skyline Ballroom
Schedule of Day: For a full list of available options for the 2014 Entrepreneurial Woman’s Conference please click HERE
Contract Connections: In order to participate in Contract Connections you must have pre-registered with and have purchased a valid EWC Conference ticket.
For general information and questions regarding registration for this year’s Entrepreneurial Woman’s Conference, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 312-853-3477 ext. 240.
For questions about becoming a sponsor, purchasing an exhibit booth, purchasing a luncheon table, speaking at, donating to and/or becoming a partner of this year’s event, please contact Georgia Marsh at 312-853-3477 ext. 210 or email@example.com.
For questions regarding your exhibit booth set-up if you are already a registered exhibitor please contact J&J Exhibitor Service at 312-225-3323.
For press inquiries please contact Chris Ruys Communications at 312-337-7746 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Opening Night Awards Reception Only $75
Women’s Business Fair Midwest Only $200
EARLY BIRD: Full Conference Ticket
Full Conference Ticket after September 12
EARLY BIRD: WBE Full Conference Ticket
WBE Full Conference Ticket after September 12
Women’s Empowerment Luncheon ONLY
VIP Women’s Empowerment Luncheon ONLY
Platinum Women’s Empowerment Luncheon ONLY
Cheryl A. Harris, senior vice president of Sourcing & Procurement Solutions, Allstate Insurance Company
Cassandra Sanford, CEO and co-founder, KellyMitchell
Women’s Empowerment Luncheon Table
Women’s Empowerment Luncheon Platinum Table
Attention table purchasers: Thank you for supporting the work of the WBDC. We will contact you for the names of your guests.