Registration for professionals is open for AWSM’s annual convention.
Please join AWSM as it celebrates the organization’s 30th anniversary! AWSM’s membership supports the growth and advancement of women in sports media.
Click here to register for the annual convention. Early-bird registration prices are $250 for student and professional members and $500 for student and professional nonmembers.
Join AWSM before registering and save $250 on registration costs. AWSM has extended its early registration period through Feb. 5, at which time convention prices will rise to $300 for AWSM members and $600 for nonmembers.
Registration for AWSM’s 2017 convention closes March 31.
AWSM has secured a rate of $159/night for singles/doubles on the nights of the conference at the Hyatt Lost Pines. The $29 daily resort fee – which includes parking, internet, bike rental, tennis, use of the fitness and spa facilities and more – has been waived on the nights of the program. A limited number of rooms may be available at the AWSM rate on the night before and after the conference concludes.
To book your hotel room, click here: https://aws.passkey.com/go/AWSMAnnualConference
A limited number of rooms may be available at the group rate before and after the conference.
Once again: Register now: https://www.123signup.com/register?id=nyjkr
The tentative schedule for #AWSM2017 on opening day (Sunday, May 7) is:
10 a.m.: AWSM board meeting
3 p.m.: Registration desk opens
5 p.m.: Student chapter meeting
6:30 p.m.: Student activity
6:30 p.m.: Professional business meeting
7:30 p.m.: Opening night reception
*Speaker to be announced at a later date
The final event of #AWSM2017 will be held on Tuesday, May 9 and will recognize Suzanne Smith of CBS Sports, AWSM’s 2017 Mary Garber Pioneer Award winner. Award-winning broadcaster Lesley Visser, AWSM’s first Pioneer honoree, is scheduled to host the evening’s event. Attendees should schedule flights departing Wednesday, May 10.
If you have suggestions for panels or would like to otherwise assist with the convention – contact AWSM board chair Lydia Craver (firstname.lastname@example.org). If you are interested in fundraising opportunities – contact AWSM president Jenny Dial Creech (email@example.com).