SAVE THE DATE
Thursday, October 1, 2015
The Standard Club
320 S. Plymouth Court
REGISTRATION INFO TO COME
JANE PAULEY A respected broadcast journalist for over 30 years, Jane Pauley’s career has spanned morning, primetime and daytime television making her one of the most recognizable personalities in America. Ms. Pauley began her network career in 1976 as co-host of TODAY. She was on the show for thirteen years, anchored Dateline NBC for more than a decade, hosted her own daytime program, The Jane Pauley Show and she joined CBS News Sunday Morning in 2014.
Ms. Pauley is the recipient of multiple Emmys, the Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism, the Edward R. Murrow Award for outstanding achievement and the Gracie Allen Award from the Foundation of American Women in Radio & Television. Ms. Pauley is a member of the Broadcast and Cable Hall of Fame.
Ms. Pauley has written two New York Times bestsellers: a memoir, Skywriting: A Life Out of the Blue (2004) and Your Life Calling: Reimagining the Rest of Your Life (2014) based on her award-winning series on TODAY—2009 to 2013—about people 50+ starting different careers, learning new skills, making a difference or pursuing their dreams. In addition, she is a highly regarded advocate for mental health, children’s health, and education issues.
Pre-Conference Networking Event
|Location:||A Cocktail Reception will also be held prior to the event on the evening of September 30, 2015 at a venue to be determined.|
|Location:||The Standard Club S. Plymouth Court Chicago, IL|
|Date:||Thursday, October 1, 2015|
|10:30 a.m.||Chapter Meeting|
|11:00 a.m.||Registration Opens|
|11:30 a.m.||Opening Remarks|
|11:45 a.m.||Luncheon Begins|
|12:45 p.m.||Keynote Speaker|
|2:15 p.m.||Scholarship winners announced|
|2:45 p.m.||Panel Discussion|
|4:10 p.m.||Closing Remarks|
|4:30 p.m.||Breakout Sessions|
|5:00 p.m.||Scholarship Presentation|
|5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.||Reception|
In accordance with WPF Press Policy, all Conference functions are designated *public with restrictions*; attendance at the Conference by members of the press is deemed acceptance of these terms.
Limited overnight accommodations have been reserved at the following hotels (We recommend booking early due to other events in the city that week)
THE STANDARD CLUB Room rate is $185 plus applicable taxes. To reserve a room, call Claudia at 312.408.2818 or the front desk at 312.427.9100 (Mon-Fri). Indicate you are with the Women in Public Finance Annual Conference room block. Rooms will be held until August 30, 2015.
THE PALMER HOUSE HILTON Room rate is $219 plus applicable taxes. To reserve a room, call 877.865.5321 and request the group code WNF or reserve a room at: CLICK HERE Rooms will be held until August 31, 2015.
We would like to thank our 2014 sponsors for supporting Women in Public Finance.