The main conference begins Friday with the Opening Reception, followed by Saturday and Sunday conference sessions. Conference registration is $125.00. Registration is limited, so please register soon.
The Practitioner's Institute will be held Monday, October 15, 2018 from 9 - 3. This requires a separate registration and payment of $175.00. This will be the 5th Annual Practitioner's Institute held in conjunction with the Women Build Nations Conference. The Institute is intended for those seeking to build their capacity to recruit and retain women in the industry. Registration must be complete by October 1, 2018.
Join us in building Tiny Houses for a Seattle Tiny House Village. This event will take place on Friday, October 12th from 10 am - 2:30 pm. You will be bused to and from the event and will have plenty of time to get ready for the opening reception! Limited to the first 50 individuals.
The Tradeswomen Policy Forum, presented by the Taskforce on Tradeswomen’s Issues, engages tradeswomen, industry leaders and partners to discuss ways to increase women’s retention in the skilled trades. This year’s Forum focuses on preventing sexual harassment. Registration is $35.00, which covers lunch. For more information about the Taskforce: http://www.tradeswomentaskforce.org
The Taskforce unites the expertise of allies and tradeswomen to achieve equity for women in the trades. Join the discussion on using our Policy Platform to improve conditions for tradeswomen. For more information about the Taskforce: http://www.tradeswomentaskforce.org No charge, but please pre-register.
We are happy to post additional events. If you would like an event posted, please email WBN2018@anewaop.org
Be the first to learn about conference information.
On October 12th-15th, ANEW, Washington State Build Trades and North America’s Building Trades Unions' Women’s Committee will host the 2018 Women Build Nations Conference.
Registration is expected to be open July 9, 2018.
Hotel block will be released June 24th.
Plans are also being made for the 2018 Practitioner's Institute. Stay tuned for more info and registration links.