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Second Annual
4W Summit on Women, Gender and Well-being

and

40th Wisconsin Women and Gender Studies Conference

TRANSFORMATIVE EDUCATION:
Equity, Sustainability, Empowerment

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Event details

Cost

Registration Fees Prior to March 31, 2017
Full Conference - $125.00
One-Day Registration- Friday - $70.00
One-Day Registration- Saturday - $70.00
Low Income/Student Full Registration - $80.00
Low Income/Student One-Day Registration - Friday $40
Low Income/Student One-Day Registration - Saturday $40

Registration Fees After March 31, 2017
Full Conference - $150.00
One-Day Registration- Friday - $80.00
One-Day Registration- Saturday - $80.00
Low Income/Student Full Registration - $80.00
Low Income/Student One-Day Registration - Friday $40
Low Income/Student One-Day Registration - Saturday $40

Conference Registration Open December 26, 2017

Location & lodging

The Summit will be held at the Pyle Center on the UW-Madison campus in Madison, Wisconsin (map and directions»)

CONFERENCE HOTELS
There are many events taking place in Madison on any give day, so much so this year that we were not able to secure lodging downtown. If you are traveling, we can not stress enough, do not wait to make your hotel reservation. Please note that reservations must be made by March 24, 2017 to ensure room block rates. 
Reference 4W Summit room block when making your reservations.

Radisson
517 Grand Canyon Drive
Madison, WI 53719
608-833-0100
or make your reservation online.
Rates are:
$159 Thursday
$129 Friday and Saturday

Bus/Taxi/Parking

Shuttle
We are working on arranging a shuttle from the Radisson.

Madison Metro Bus
Cost of the bus in Madison is $2.00 cash.
Catch bus #73 (weekdays) or #63 (weekends) at the #6223 bus stop on Odana Road. Both will take you to the West Transfer Point where you can catch the #6 which will take you downtown. Get off at the State & N Lake stop. There is a one block walk from this bus stop. Downside, there is a 30 minute wait between buses at the transfer point.

Taxi
Madison has several licensed taxi firms to choose from. Estimated cost without tip is around $20.
Union Cab - 608-242-2000
Madison Taxi - 608-255-8294
Badger Cab - 608-256-5566

Ride Share
We are working on arranging a rideshare board for students and others who wish to share rides to the conference and for those looking to commute back and forth from the hotel.

Parking
Parking is available on a first come first service basis at the Lake Street parking ramp about two blocks from the Pyle Center.

Conference childcare

We are working to provide childcare and will update this information if and when we are able to make this available.

Past conference programs

Available for viewing here»

Conference Co-chairs:

Lori DiPrete Brown, Director, UW-Madison 4W Initiative
Helen Klebesadel, Director, UW Women's and Gender Studies Consortium

Special Thanks to the Summit Planning Committee

Summit Contacts:

Helen Klebesadel, Director
UW Women's and Gender Studies Consortium
Email: hrklebesadel@wisc.edu, Phone:  608-262-3056

Dace Zeps, Program Administrator
Center for Research on Gender and Women, UW-Madison
dazeps@wisc.edu, Phone: 608-263-2053

The 4W Summit co-convenors and sponsors are honored to be
holding this conference under the auspices of the
UNESCO Chair on Gender, Wellbeing, and a Culture of Peace 
as part of a global United Nations Platform
on education, science, and culture.