Women in Seventh-day Adventist History Conference 2023

Date & Location: October 12-14, 2023. Sligo Seventh-day Adventist Church, 7700 Carroll Avenue, Takoma Park, MD 20912.

Description: Reflect on the significant contributions of women in Adventist history during this conference. Hear  presentations that will become a book focusing on these important figures in SDA history. Please click here to learn more.

Who Should Attend: Anyone in the community who supports the contributions of women in Adventist history, researchers, scholars, historians, and religious history students are invited to attend.

Featured Speakers: 
Dr. Ella Simmons, Sabbath speaker
Dr. Anneke Stasson, Thursday Keynote speaker
Dr. Laura Vance, Friday Plenary speaker
Heidi Olson Campbell, Friday Plenary speaker


Thursday, October 12, 2023
4:30 pm-6:30 pm – Event Check-in
5:00 pm-6:00 pm – Welcome Mixer
6:00 pm-9:00 pm - Opening Session

Friday, October 13, 2023
8:00 am-10:00 am – Event Check-in
8:30 am-7:00 pm – Plenary Sessions

Sabbath, October 14, 2023
9:30 am-7:00 pm - Plenary & Breakout Sessions

Registration Fees: The registration fee is per person. Please plan to register early with AdventSource since no registrations will be taken on-site.

$80 Early-bird Attendee now through June 29, 2023
$100 Regular Attendee June 30, 2023 throough September 20, 2023

To Guarantee Your Place: Please register as soon as possible. You may register online or call AdventSource (800) 732-7587. All major credit cards accepted. AdventSource will process registrations for this event through September 20, 2023.

Paying by check? Please complete each online registration page with your personal information and registration details. You will be prompted to create an AdventSource account if you do not already have one. If you need to register another person simply click on "add a person" to complete their registration. 2) Please mail the completed registration page with your check or money order paying the exact registration fee, made payable to AdventSource to the address listed below. No partial event registration payments will be accepted. 3) In order to receive a discounted rate your payment envelope must be postmarked with the date that rate ends.

Special Note: Failure to provide the completed registration page with your contact telephone number will delay the processing of your event registration. If AdventSource is not able to get complete information within three business days of receipt, your registration check or money order will be returned.

AdventSource Event Registration
5120 Prescott Avenue
Lincoln, NE 68506-5433

Mail-in Registrations: All registrations sent by mail must be received by noon Wednesday, September 20, 2023.

Lodging: Double Tree by Hilton Silver Spring Washington DC North, 8777 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910. A group discount available. Please click on the hotel name listed above to reserve your lodging at the rate of $175 per night, plus tax. Breakfast is included with your lodging fee. There is a self-parking fee of $10 per day. Check-in is at 4:00 pm with check-out at 11:00 am. 

Early Departure Fee: If a guest leaves prior to their scheduled departure date, the guest will be charged $50 to their account. Guests who wish to avoid this fee must advise the hotel before check-in.

Meals: You will have access to an opening reception on Thursday; with lunch and dinner on Friday and Sabbath which are included with your registration fee. Please plan to take care of all other meals on your own. 

Directions: Click for a Map | Weather

Nearest Airport:

Dulles International Airport
Reagan National Airport
Baltimore/Washington International Airport

Ground Transportation: Rideshare, Uber, Lyft, and public transportation.

Dulles International Airport Ground Transportation
Reagan National Airport Ground Transportation
Baltimore/Washington International Airport Ground Transportation

On-Site Event Check-in: You may pick up your event material on Thursday, October 12, 2023 from 4:30-6:30 pm, or on Friday, October 13, 2023 from 8:00-10:00 am. Please plan to register early with AdventSource since no event registrations will be taken on-site.

Children: As a courtesy to other participants, and to maximize your benefit during the event, we ask that you make other arrangements for the care of your children.

Dress: Corporate casual. Sabbath attire is requested for worship hours.

Additional Questions: You may contact Valerie Robbins (443) 391-7200 or Email for additional information.

Refund Policy: You may request a refund minus a $25 processing fee, per registrant, through September 20, 2023. After this date please substitute someone to attend in your place.

  • 5120 Prescott Ave
  • Lincoln NE 68506
  • United States