Frequently Asked Questions


 

Q: WHAT IS The WOMEn At Werk Empowerment Conference?

A: The Women at Werk Empowerment Conference is a local event taking place in Jacksonville, FL with the mission to empower, educate and connect women. A nontraditional approach to the traditional identifier of "work," the "e" has been replaced with intention to encourage empowerment amongst our viewers, participants, and supporters.

Q: WHEN AND WHERE IS THE NEXT Women At Werk EVENT?

A: Our next event is at the Lexington Hotel & Conference Center on January 12, 2019. Learn more HERE.

Q: WHO ATTENDS Women at Werk EVENTS?

A: The Women at Werk Empowerment Conference is for female homemakers, entrepreneurs, business leaders, creatives, and professionals who are passionate about making a positive difference in their career, home, life and community. Our events attract women from diverse backgrounds and industries who are looking to connect and collaborate with other like-minded women in their community. From finance advice and nutrition tips to meeting like-minded women in your field, our goal is to inspire and empower you to create a life you love while connecting you with our growing community of women.

Q: I AM INTERESTED IN SPEAKING, WHO DO I CONTACT?

A: To apply to speak at a Women at Werk event please email us at info@womenatwerk.com. 

Q: I AM INTERESTED IN SPONSORING!

A: Email us at info@womenatwerk.com. We have a complete Sponsorship platform to support your corporate exposure needs. Take a LOOK!

Q: I AM PART OF THE MEDIA, HOW CAN I OBTAIN A PRESS PASS?

A: Please submit your request for media access HERE. Check out our past press/media appearances HERE!

Q: I AM INTERESTED IN EXHIBITING, WHERE CAN I LEARN MORE INFORMATION?

A: To apply and learn more information about exhibiting in our woman owned merchant marketplace, obtain more information about vending perks HERE

Q: WHO DO I CONTACT FOR QUESTIONS?

A: Please visit our contact page to be referred to correct person for your questions. You may also email us directly at info@womenatwerk.com. 

 
 

Event Questions

HOW MANY PEOPLE are expected to ATTEND women at werk EVENTs?

Daily we are working to make Women at Werk bigger and better! Attendees vary as we offer pop up networking mixers to empowerment symposium opportunities. Attendance ranges from 150 - 200 with an expected increase in social media following and impressions weekly. 

HOW LONG is the Conference?

The Women at Werk Empowerment Conference is a one-day event that takes place from 9am to 4pm. Doors open at 9:00 am and seating is available on a first come, first serve basis. Opening ceremony begins promptly at 10am.

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?

Ticket prices vary depending on the event and date of purchase. We recommend purchasing your ticket to our event as soon as possible to take advantage of early-bird pricing. Early-bird ticket pricing varies per event.

Purchase your Women at Werk Empowerment Conference ticket HERE.

WHAT DOES MY TICKET GET ME?

A jam packed day of empowerment, plenary sessions, panel discussions, brunch, giveaways, exploring our woman owned merchant marketplace, and networking with some of the most influential females in our local and long distance area! You will also receive a complimentary swag bag filled with gifts and goodies!

RETURN POLICY: CAN I RETURN MY TICKET?

Ticket purchases for Women at Werk events are final sale. Within 30 days you may transfer your ticket to someone else.

DO I HAVE TO REGISTER FOR SPECIFIC SPEAKER WORKSHOPS?

No. All breakout workshops and speaker sessions are open to everyone in attendance. Seating is available on a first come, first serve basis.

DO I NEED TO PRINT MY TICKET?

You can have your ticket on your phone or printed, but it must be shown with a government issued picture ID to get into the event. Please note that we will also be able to look up your ticket at the door.

Will There Be Food?

You better believe it! We understand that girls love to eat! A continental buffet brunch will be provided to attendees, merchant marketplace vendors, and service vendors ONLY. 

ARE CHILDREN ALLOWED?

Unfortunately Women at Werk events do not provide accommodations to support child care needs.

ARE MEN ALLOWED?

Sorry fellas this one is LADIES ONLY!

IS THERE A MILITARY DISCOUNT?

Yes! Please email info@womenatwerk.com if you would like to attend to receive the discount code with proof of military service.

How is parking worked out?

The Lexington Conference & Conference Center has adequate parking, however, a charge of $5 is incurred by the hotel. Women at Werk has partnered with Lyft to offer $5 off of your first ride. This is only valid for new Lyft users (a) who have never previously created a Lyft account; (b) who download and install the Lyft application; and (c) who take his or her first ride within the prescribed referral time period. Promo Code: womenatwerk

WHAT IS THE SUGGESTED ATTIRE?

We suggest that you wear something you feel comfortable and confident in. We want you to express your individuality so come dressed rocking your own personal style as there will be plenty of photo ops! Be FEARLESS and FUN in your approach to this event. Cute & comfy heels, flats, boss pantsuits, especially dresses are a fun way to express style and personality.

WHAT SHOULD I BRING?

A journal and pen to take down notes from your favorite speaker sessions, your ticket, cash, portable phone charger (a must!), a sweater (it can get chilly in our session rooms), and business cards! Your resume couldn't hurt either. Just in case you're connected with a viable employment opportunity. 

WILL THERE BE WIFI AVAILABLE?

Yes! Complementary WiFi is available at our venue.

THERE IS A SPEAKER OR PANELIST MISSING FROM THE ORIGINAL LINE UP - WHAT HAPPENED?

Emergencies happen, and sometimes panelists or speakers have to cancel due to unexpected circumstances which are beyond our control. Please note that we are unable to offer refunds due to speaker cancellation.

DO YOU OFFER GROUP DISCOUNTS?

Yes! We offer discounts for groups of 10 or more people. Please email info@womenatwerk.com with the following details:

  • Your name and title

  • Organization/ company/ school/ association

  • Number of tickets you'd like to purchase

I HAVE A QUESTION ABOUT ACCOMMODATIONS FOR ATTENDEES WITH DISABILITIES.

Any requests related to special needs must be made in writing and received 30 days before our event to properly prepare accomodations. Please email your request to info@womenatwerk.com. 

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