FORT LAUDERDALE

Saturday October 7th, 2017

FORT LAUDERDALE CONVENTION CENTER

SCHEDULE AND SPEAKERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED SOON

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

WHAT IS WOMEN EMPOWER EXPO?

The Women Empower Expo is a national event taking place in select cities with the mission to empower, educate and connect women.

WEX Fort Lauderdale 2017 will be the second annual event in South Florida.

WHO ATTENDS WEX EVENTS?

Women Empower Expo is for female entrepreneurs, business leaders, creatives, and professionals who are passionate about making a positive difference in their career, life and community. Our events attract thousands of women from diverse backgrounds and industries who are looking to connect and collaborate with other like-minded women in their community.

I'm not a business owner yet - is Women Empower Expo still for me?

Absolutely! The Women Empower Expo features workshops, speakers, and unique experiences tailored to empowering all women on a holistic level. From finance advice to 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 a growing community of women.

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

To apply and learn more information about exhibiting in our marketplace, please fill out the form HERE.

HOW MANY PEOPLE ATTEND THE EVENT?

While our events are held in large venues, we work hard to make each event feel intimate so you have the opportunity to create real connections. We expect over 2,500 attendees at WEX Fort Lauderdale!

WHERE IS THE EVENT BEING HELD?

The Women Empower Expo Fort Lauderdale takes place at the Fort Lauderdale Convention Center.

HOW LONG IS THE EVENT?

The Women Empower Expo is a one-day event that takes place from 10am to 5pm. (exact times subject to change.)

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?

Early-bird tickets cost $30 and can be purchased HERE. Ticket prices increase day-of show to $45.

WHAT DOES MY TICKET GET ME?

A jam packed day of empowerment, keynote sessions, panels, workshops, fitness classes, exploring in our marketplace, a free ticket to our raffle, and networking with some of the most influential female entrepreneurs in the South Florida area! The first 300 people will also receive a free gift bag upon arrival filled with some surprises from our partners!

RETURN POLICY: CAN I RETURN MY TICKET?

We offer a 50% refund on your ticket up until 30 days prior to the event. Within 30 days of the event we are unable to offer any kind of refunds but you may transfer your ticket to someone else.

DO I HAVE TO REGISTER FOR SPECIFIC SPEAKER WORKSHOPS?

No. All workshops and speaker sessions are open to everyone in attendance. Seats are limited in our breakout rooms and will be on a first come, first serve basis.

WHAT SHOULD I BRING?

A journal and pen to take down notes from our speaker sessions, your ticket, cash, portable phone charger (a must!), water, a sweater (it can get chilly in the convention center), change of clothes for our fitness classes (feel free to rock yoga clothes throughout the day or bring an extra pair of workout clothes to change into), yoga mat if you will be participating in our yoga classes, and business cards!

DO I NEED TO PRINT MY TICKET?

You must have your ticket in hand at the entrance. You can have your ticket on your phone or printed but it must be shown to get into the event. Please note we will NOT be able to look up your ticket at the door.

CAN I BUY TICKET AT THE DOOR?

Yes! Ticket prices will be $45 and we accept all credit cards. We recommend purchasing your ticket beforehand HERE.

DIRECTIONS AND PARKING

Please refer to this link for directions to the convention center and parking information: Directions & Parking

I'M COMING FROM OUT OF TOWN, WHERE SHOULD I STAY?

We will be announcing our hotel partner soon!

ARE CHILDREN ALLOWED?

Yes! Our event is a family-friendly event and we do allow you to bring your kids. Children under 12 are free.

ARE MEN ALLOWED?

Yes! We believe that in order to create real change we must all work together and definitely welcome men who support the women empowerment movement.

IS THERE A MILITARY DISCOUNT?

Yes! Please email Info@WomenEmpowerExpo.com to receive the discount code and include MILITARY in subject line.

DO YOU OFFER GROUP DISCOUNTS?

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

  • Your name and title
  • organization/ company/ school/ association
  • WEX city you are interested in attending
  • Number of tickets you'd like to purchase

WHAT IS THE DRESS CODE?

We suggest something you feel comfortable and confident in. We want you to express your individuality so come dressed rocking your own style as there will be plenty of photo ops!

WILL THERE BE WIFI AVAILABLE?

Yes! Complementary WiFi is available at the convention center.

THERE IS A SPEAKER OR PANELIST MISSING FROM THE ORIGINAL LINEUP- 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.

CAN I VOLUNTEER AT WEX FORT LAUDERDALE?

Yes! We depend on volunteers to keep things running smoothly. Visit our Volunteer page for everything you need to know about signing up.

HOW CAN I NOMINATE SOMEONE FOR THE WEX FTL AWARD?

To nominate an individual for the WEX FTL Award please fill out the form HERE.

Nominations will close on September 15th at 11:59pm.

I AM INTERESTED IN SPEAKING, WHO DO I CONTACT?

To apply to speak at a WEX Fort Lauderdale please fill out the form HERE. Speaker applications close September 1st at 11:59pm.

Please note: All inquiries regarding becoming a speaker should be directed HERE. Applications via email will not be accepted.

I AM INTERESTED IN SPONSORING!

Email us at Info@WomenEmpowerExpo.com

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

Email Nicole@WomenEmpowerExpo.com for press details.

I AM INTERESTED IN BECOMING A WEX INFLUENCER!

Awesome! Email Nicole@WomenEmpowerExpo.com for more information about our influencer program.

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. Please email your request to info@WomenEmpowerExpo.com.

WHO DO I CONTACT FOR QUESTIONS?

If you have any other questions please contact Nicole@WomenEmpowerExpo.com and we will get back to you within 48 hours.

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