ABN Global Events requests payments for the Women Advancement Forum in New York City, NYto be made and confirmed received prior to the arrival of the participant. Availability of conference materials cannot be guaranteed for persons making payment at the venue. Participants are encouraged to get confirmation from the organizers where there will be a delay in prior payments. Read on for more event registration details. You’re now one step closer to being part of our gender equality and women’s advancement advocacy.
Registration ends 30 April 2020. Payments received after this date will be subject to a surcharge/additional $50 administrative fee. If you register by bank transfer, please ensure you clearly write your name as it appears in your passport as your reference. Bring along with you the proof of payment to the venue of the conference.
Registrations and profile updates for speakers and award recipients must be completed by 31 December 2019 to ensure inclusion in the WAF 2020 and Awards conference booklet.
Participants are responsible for their transport, tours, and accommodation. However, official logistics, accommodation, and transport partners of WAF 2020 and Awards can assist upon request. Note that administrative fee to the agents applies. Contact us for details.
ABN Global Events reserves the right to alter the Women Advancement Forum timing, fees, dates, content, sessions, and speakers
On the occasion of the 2020 Women Advancement Forum I WAF & Awards taking place on 03 - 07 may, 2020 in New York City, NY, we are pleased to invite nominations for the 5th WAF-Think Gender Awards 2020 from the private and public sectors, NGOs, women in business/entrepreneurs, professional/career women, wife of public office holders, and women in politics.
The WAF-Tribute Award and WAF-Think Gender Award programs recognize, celebrate, and honor achievements in socio-economic and political empowerment, advancement of women, as well as inspire and motivate young women/girl-child. This award has a unique value; therefore offers the opportunity to honor distinguished women from around the world.
Consider recognizing or nominating a woman today for the 5th WAF-Think Gender Award – 2020.
A total number of 10 awardees for WAF-Think Gender Award (SDG) and 5 WAF-Tribute Awards will be accepted. It's on a first come first serve basis. Late nominations will not be accepted.
Note that the organizers and their agents (selection and accreditation panel) reserve the right to approve any nominee for the award. Nominees are required to register formally for the conference; the nomination must reach the organizers not later than 31 December 2019. The award is FREE of charge; however, recipients will be required to register to attend the conference and receive their awards.
Table for 5 (Max): (Non-Registered Delegates/Table): $4500 USD Group discount for 20 or more persons is available. Contact [email protected] for details.
The Fee Includes
Registration fee/conference materials, pre-conference business seminar, 3 capacity-building workshops on leadership and personal development skills, certificate of attendance, special sessions, coffee/tea break (twice daily), lunch/NYC Bagel Happy Time, business/networking luncheon, Think Gender Magazine, takeaways, welcome cocktail with meet and greet/introduction of delegates, one-day tour (TBC), and platinum dinner (platinum seat delegates only on day 3), Orange Day—End Gender-Based Violence (day 2)
*Contact us for more information about extra benefits for each seating category.
Please note that by submitting an online/hardcopy registration form, you are agreeing to the terms and conditions set out below.
Delegates are expected to secure their visa and other travel documents. Delegates from countries requiring a visa to enter United States of America must complete their registration at least 45 days before the conference date to enable them to apply for a visa early enough and avoid logistical challenges. However, WAF travel partners can assist upon request; terms and conditions apply. Note that ABN Global Events and WAF do not interfere in the business process and administration of our agents. In the event that a participant is unable to attend as a result of non-timely or non-issuance of visa or any other travel documents, it would be considered as a cancellation and as such, payment will not be refunded. Such a participant would be required to make full payment to attend next WAF and Awards.
Personal data is gathered before, during, and after the conference. This information is held on a database and may, on occasion, be made available to third parties for marketing purposes. We are sorry for any inconveniences this might cause you.
In the unlikely event that the Women Advancement Forum has to be postponed or canceled, ABN Global Events is not liable for any travel, visa fees, and accommodation costs incurred by delegates in connection with their registration. ABN Global Events cannot accept liability for any loss, cost, or expense suffered or incurred by any person arising from reason of war, including threat of war, riots and civil strife, terrorism and threats thereof, natural disaster, weather, fire, flood, drought, technical, mechanical or electrical breakdown within any premises visited by delegates in connection with the conference, non-provision of services provided by hotel companies or transport/tour operators, industrial disputes, government action, regulations, or technical problems that may affect the services provided in connection with the event.
Where payment has already been made, no refund will be given on cancellations, but a substitute delegate can be named, and there is no extra fee for this. Payment could be moved to the next conference for the confirmed conference, and only once, after which no transfer of payment would be allowed. There will be no refund of payment for cancellations or postponement.
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We’re excited to see you at the Women Advancement Forum—the most attended global gender advocacy conference. Be part of our advocacy in putting the spotlight on women, highlighting their crucial role in society’s development, thus, making a more women-friendly world that the future generations can benefit from. Sign up today!