Events

Women's Council Midyear Meeting

dcMay 16-18, 2019

Women's Council Headquarters:
Washington Hilton
1919 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20009

Schedule of Events


Women’s Council Registration Fee: $250 

Washington Hilton Room Rates: $260 single/double 

  • Your best opportunity to reserve a room at the Washington Hilton is to book online as soon as registration opens.
  • To reserve a room in the Women’s Council block, you MUST pay the Women’s Council Registration Fee of $250 AND mark "WCR" as your primary affiliation.

Women’s Council Facilitator Training: Handling a Room Like a Boss
Dr Anne Ward

Featuring: Dr. Anne Ward
Utmost Strategic Consulting & Design Group

Wednesday, May 15, 2019
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Washington Hilton

Registration Fee: $99 in advance/$125 on-site (based on availability)

Training a group of professionals can be difficult, especially when asking them to change the way they think or behave. In this class, you’ll explore and practice various techniques to ensure an exceptional training experience and learn how to handle a room of adult learners with confidence and ease.

This course satisfies the train-the-trainer requirement for PMN instructors.
(For a complete list of requirements, click here.)


PMN Course: New! Cultivating Confidence with Powerful Presentations

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Thursday, May 16, 2019
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Washington Hilton

Instructors: TBD

Registration Fee: $175 in advance/$195 on-site (based on availability)





You’ve asked, we listened...

This is it - we’re giving you the tools you need to comfortably step up and step out into your leadership role with confidence, clarity and conviction. Learn the value of a powerful presentation, how to perfect your stage presence and create noteworthy moments all while incorporating your personal style. Gain tips to structure your presentations, turn that anxiety into energy, encourage/motivate others to act and close that deal.

This course counts as credit towards the PMN designation.
(For a complete list of requirements, click here.)


PMN Reception (Exclusive Event for Candidates and Designees Only)

Thursday, May 16, 2019
4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Enjoy a glass of champagne and time to network with your PMN connections.

Welcome Reception and Best of Women’s Council Awards with Marketplace

Thursday, May 16, 2019
5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Come celebrate the achievements of our networks and members during this special reception. We’ll be honoring our State Members of the Year, Network Programs, Recruitment & Retention winners and Performance Management Network designees


Welcome Breakfast, Meet the Candidates, Center Stage Program & Marketplace

Friday, May 17, 2019
7:30 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.

Join Women’s Council for breakfast, meet the candidates slated for 2020 national leadership team and keep your eyes on the Center Stage as we showcase some of the industry's top talent throughout the morning.

The Power of Reading People
Angel Tucker

Featuring: Angel Tucker

Friday, May 17, 2019
9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

This upbeat session will empower you to have the best possible interactions with others. Learn how to read personality types quickly and know what they need from you to create a win/win outcome.

You’ll discover the strengths, challenges, and communication style of each personality type. Angel will have you laughing and most importantly, learning how to effectively interact with other people.

Women's Council: The Future is Now!

Friday, May 17, 2019
10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

Women’s Council has embarked on a three year strategic plan. Get a front row seat on the plan’s progress, ask questions and learn more about the exciting changes that are ahead for the Council.


Yoga Fitness Class with Kerri Hartnett, PMN

Saturday, May 18, 2019
6:00 a.m. - 6:45 a.m.
(free for registrants - sign up on-site at the Women’s Council Registration Desk)

Whether you’re a seasoned yogi or a novice, start your day off right with this special yoga offering.

Learning Series, Education & Network Best Practices Session

Saturday, May 18, 2019
8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Our Saturday schedule is packed with sessions that will strengthen your network and business, make you more competitive and help you become more productive in your daily routine. This is a great time to connect and collaborate with your Women’s Council peers!


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