International Babywearing Conference 2016
by Bryant Figueroa on Jul 08, 2016
INTERNATIONAL BABYWEARING CONFERENCE 2016
WEAR TOGETHER, GROW TOGETHER
Babywearing has been a way of life for many cultures worldwide.
On July 14 th, in Atlanta, GA, we will be celebrating this during the four-day International Babywearing Conference. The conference is held every two years and includes babywearers from around the world, while offering educational sessions, networking, shopping and of course a little fun!
The conference will start on Thursday, with Registration and the Vendor hall opening late-morning, followed by breakout sessions after lunch. Sessions will take place on Friday, Saturday from 9 am – 4 pm. Sessions will continue on Sunday starting at 9 am and commence with the Keynote by Joanna McNeilly (Founder and President of the Center for Babywearing Studies).
|Fun Facts about the International Babywearing Conference 2016:
2 – Years in between each conference
17 – The all-volunteer committee, three of whom share the chairperson duties
5 – The minimum number of After Parties happening
100+ – Breakout Sessions occurring over four days
700+ – Attendees
5000+ – Carriers, because…ya know, no one brings ONLY ONE!