Registration & Fees

Registration and fee information for the Powerful Women Paving the Way Conference hosted by the Penn State Women in Business.

The 2020 Powerful Women Paving the Way Conference will be held April 16-17 at The Penn Stater. The registration fee for non-students is $150 (including fees) ($25 for students).  The fee includes on-site registration, registration packet with tote bag, choice of different break-out sessions as well as all meals during the conference.


How to Register

Registrations for the PWPW 2020 Conference can be taken either online or by mailing our printable registration form (with a check, money order, purchase order, or letter of authorization from your employer or sponsoring organization) or by credit card payment via the printable or online registration form (the fee may be paid by American Express, Discover, MasterCard, or VISA).


All registrations and payments must be received by 11:59 p.m. ET on April 6, 2020. After this date, you can register for an additional $30 by calling the program manager at 814-863-5100.


Penn State Conferences and Institutes will confirm your registration. You will be alerted promptly of any cancellations or changes. If some unforeseen event forces Penn State to cancel or postpone the program, you will receive a full refund of your registration fee; however, the University cannot be held responsible for any related costs, including cancellation fees assessed by airlines or travel agencies.


If your request to withdraw is received by Friday, March 20, 2020, we can issue a partial refund. Send your written request by fax to 814-863-5190 or by email to A $50 administrative fee will be charged for each withdrawal.


Anyone who is registered but cannot attend may identify a substitute. A full refund will be issued after the substitution registration has been completed. A registration form and full payment by the substitute are required. Substitutes are eligible to register at the same fee.


Penn State encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing special accommodations or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact the program manager at 814-863-5100 at least two weeks prior to the conference.

Recommended dress for Thursday's dinner is business casual and for Friday's conference is business professional.