SAWA 2018 Management Conference
June 6-8, 2018
As Leaders Committed to Excellence in Animal Welfare, our goal is to deliver quality education, networking opportunities and cutting edge information to enhance your career and professional achievements. Join us!
At the Management Conference in June, you’ll experience tracks aimed at specialties, like Operations, Development, Administration/Finance, and Marketing. And we always have additional general sessions designed to appeal to all attendees. If you want to connect with people who do the same job you do, June is the conference for you. Download the conference brochure to see a full listing of sessions and descriptions.
IMPORTANT: If you are a member registering ONLINE for the conference and want to bring non-SAWA members from your organization’s staff at the discounted member rate, please log in and register FIRST; then register each non-SAWA member on the same registration form to receive the SAWA member rate. Up to FIVE (5) people from your organization may register at the member rate.
Hotel: The Palmer House Hilton
17 E. Monroe, Chicago, IL 60603
SAWA Conference reservations
Make your reservation as soon as possible, and no later than May 15
SAWA group rate of $199.00 + applicable tax.
Reserve your room by calling: 877-865-5321, and referring to group code: SAWA
OR on-line at this dedicated portal: https://aws.passkey.com/e/49265870.
Airports: Chicago O’Hare Airport (ORD), Chicago Midway Airport (MDO)
Transportation To/From Airport: GO Airport Shuttle, ORD Shuttle Wizard
Parking: Hotel Parking: A variety of options can be found at this link.
Directions: Directions to Hotel
The Anti-Cruelty Society
Friday, June 8th 3:30-5P
Advance reservations required. Tour is limited to the first 80 people that register. (Transportation included)
You can add the tour when you are registering for the conference, it is located directly under the Registration Fees. You can also sign up for the tour by clicking here
Payment must be received or postmarked by May 9, 2018 to receive the Early Bird registration fee.
Regular registration must be postmarked with payment by May 30, 2018.
Late registration begins June 1 (Paid [postmarked] by May 31 OR paid on-site).
Conference participants may bring guests to evening meals by paying the Guest Social Package Fee (does NOT include attendance at sessions, or daily breakfasts, lunches or breaks).
Guest Social Fees @ $115 per person (Paid [postmarked] by May 31 OR paid on-site).
Guest Social Fee @ $130 per person if they opt in for shelter tour (Paid [postmarked] by May 31 OR paid on-site).
Full refund (with exception of shelter tour) if requested in writing on or before May 9, 2018.
$50 processing fee if requested in writing by May 20, 2018.
No refunds after May 31, 2018