Deaf Women United (DWU) with Deaf Women Chicago, as the affiliate host, is planning the Biennial National DWU Conference, “Soar with the Wind” on Wednesday, July 14 through Saturday, July 17, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois.

The conference includes attendees from all walks of life: women of inspiration and interpersonal connections. The purpose of this conference is to offer personal and professional development. We are thrilled to host this amazing event and look forward to seeing you all here!


  • $375 until February 28, 2021.
  • $425 until May 31, 2021.

We have a payment plan available!

Registration includes:

  • Opening Ceremony
  • Cruise on Lake Michigan with fireworks
  • Keynote presentations
  • Plenary presentations and workshops
  • DWU 2021-2023 membership
  • Voting privileges at the DWU meeting
  • Deaf Women Herstory
  • Art Gallery
  • Lunch meals (complimentary breakfast available for hotel overnight guests)
  • Closing Ceremony Gala with Cake Auction

Click here to register today!

For more registration questions, contact our Registration Chair, Kim Mokris.

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