In-Person Registration is Now Closed! We'd Love to See You Virtually!


In-person registration has reached capacity and is now closed - except for speakers, vendors and scholarship attendees that aren't registered yet. A virtual option is offered for $149 and includes five plenaries and two workshops. We would love to see you virtually!

WICSEC is excited to be going to Portland in 2023. In true WICSEC tradition, attendees can expect engaging plenaries, relevant breakouts, fun networking opportunities and more. Let's think outside this year!

Registration is exclusively online. However, a registration form is available so that you know what information to expect during the registration process. 

Early Bird registration at $485 was available through Monday, July 31st. Regular registration at $525 was available starting Tuesday, August 1st..

A virtual option is available for $149 and includes five plenaries and two workshops.

Featured Plenary Speakers

Dr. Donna Beegle and
Dr. Shariff Abdullah

Dr. Donna Beegle and Dr. Shariff Abdullah will speak about poverty as well as equity, diversity and inclusion and how important it is to incorporate them into the daily work we do serving families.


Renée Smith

Renée Smith will explore the role of accountability in a human workplace. No matter what your position, be inspired to make your work more human every day!


Tara Rolstad

Tara Rolstad has helped thousands of people learn more about mental health and will incorporate her own powerful journey through humor, interactive exercises, and Q&A, to identify how you can to support yourself, your family and your co-workers.


Sharmain Harris

Author Sharmain Harris will share his lived experience as a justice involved father and take us on an inspirational ride through his personal stories to increase awareness on father involvement and implement strategies to be more engaging.


The WICSEC Conference is not possible without the support of our sponsors!






What to Expect from the WICSEC 2023 Annual Training Conference

Learn & Be Inspired

WICSEC is known for our engaging plenaries and relevant breakout sessions. And this year will not disappoint! We can't wait to think outside this year for a Training Conference not to be missed!


Amazing Location

Portland isn’t your typical city. It has world-renowned chefs and hundreds of food carts; art in theaters and outside on the street; the world’s largest independent bookstore and highest concentration of craft breweries; a huge urban forest; and so much more!


Share & Connect

WICSEC is known for fun and amazing networking. From the welcome reception and exhibit hall to the IJ Fair and Wednesday Dinner Event, we can't wait to see you!