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Celebrating Women: Mind, Body, Spirit
2015 Galveston Women's Conference

We're sorry all 75 scholarships have been awarded. Registration for scholarships is now closed.

If you would like to sign-up for the waiting list please click here. Waiting list registrants will be contacted directly if additional scholarships become available.

Tickets to the conference are still available for purchase for $150 from the Galveston Chamber of Commerce. See details below.


2015 Galveston Women's ConferencePresented by the Galveston Chamber of Commerce with support from UTMB Health, the 2015 Celebrating Women: Mind, Body, Spirit conference is an uplifting, energetic event designed to inspire and educate through topics of special interest to today’s women.  Dr. David Callender has provided 75 no-cost scholarships for eligible UTMB Health employees to attend the April 17 conference. Scholarships are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Click on the “Scholarship Criteria” tab for details.

Conference presentations on personal and business development, health and well-being are targeted to women seeking new levels of success and happiness. The event is designed to impart a sense of empowerment and balance in effecting change in attendees personal and professional lives.

UTMB Health is partnering with the Galveston Regional Chamber again to present the most cutting edge women’s health information available. UTMB physicians will discuss health topics to educate conference attendees on how they can live a healthier lifestyle. Featured this year are Dr. Joan Nichols, Dr. Douglas Paddon-Jones and Dr. Jeff Temple .

This year we are honoring four “Women of the Year” who embody the “Mind, Body, Spirit” of the Celebrating Women Conference. Join us in recognizing Lulu Benavidez, B.J. Herz, Sharon Gillins and UTMB Health’s Dr. Karen Wagner, M.D., Ph.D. , for the incredible work they do to empower and advance our women and business community!

The conference’s popular vendor market will be back and better than ever! Attendees can shop until they drop for clothing, shoes, cosmetics, jewelry, unique gifts and so much more. If your business is interested in becoming a vendor to market your products and services to conference attendees, contact the Galveston Regional Chamber today at (409) 763-5326 or visit www.GalvestonChamber.com Act quickly as space is limited.

Another addition to the Women’s Conference is the Lone Star Luxury Lounge. Conference sponsors will have admission to the lounge, and individual ticket holders can purchase admission to the lounge as an add-on to their ticket. VIPs will have exclusive access to meet and greets with The Junk Gypsies and Dr. Jennifer Arnold, champagne and hors d’oeuvres, a secure holding place for their shopping bags from the vendor market and complimentary neck massages. This will all be available in a comfortable retreat where you can steal a few moments of relaxation at any point in the day.

For more information about the event, to become a sponsor or to purchase tickets, visit www.GalvestonChamber.com or call (409) 763-5326.

Tickets remain available for purchase for those employees who do not receive a scholarship. To purchase tables or tickets, contact Christy Benson at the Galveston Chamber of Commerce, 409-763-5326. Registration deadline is April 10, 2015.