***Please Note: Individuals registering after 12 Noon on Friday, October 18th may not receive a pre-printed Conference Name Badge.
Register here for the 2019 Becoming ATHENA: Leading the Way Conference in Poughkeepsie, New York. Together with ATHENA International, the Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce, the Woman’s Leadership Alliance, and Dutchess Tourism we welcome you to the Mid-Hudson Valley on Sunday, October 20 – Tuesday, October 22 for an empowering and educational conference which will attract attendees from across the nation and beyond. In addition to the conference, sightseeing tours and specialty excursions throughout the area will be available before, during, and after the conference. There are three preferred properties offering special rates for conference attendees.
Conference registration includes breakfast and lunch on Monday and Tuesday, access to all speakers, panels and networking sessions, Monday evening Awards Reception and Ceremony. Awards reception will feature exquisite dinner stations, local spirit samplings, and a seated dessert.
For those guests booking a room at The Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel through the hotel's website, please use the “Rate Option” and apply “ATHENA” to the Promotional / Group Code box. Guests must enter the code in order to receive the discounted room rate. Any guests wishing to book a room for the Friday or Saturday preceding must also contact the hotel directly.