Posted: Sep 2nd, 2015
National Single Payer Strategy Conference
When: Friday, October 30, 2015
Where: Chicago, IL
Join us in Chicago this Fall for the annual single Payer National Strategy Conference. This year will be the largest gathering of single payer activists, organizers and scholars from around the country. Meeting begins Friday, October 30th through November 1st.
You are invited to join hundreds of activists from around the country for a weekend of inspiration and strategy to win single-payer national health insurance! For the first time ever, we will be hosting a joint conference of Healthcare-NOW, the Labor Campaign for Single Payer Healthcare, and One Payer States that will have significant overlap with Physicians for a National Health Program’s annual meeting. The conference includes a joint reception with United Steelworkers President Leo Gerard, National Nurses United Co-President Jean Ross, music by labor singer Anne Feeney, and joint strategy workshops.
When: Friday, October 30 at 7:30PM – Sunday, November 1 at noon
(A rally & action will also take place in downtown Chicago on Friday at 4:00PM)
Where: Chicago Hilton, 720 South Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60605
Food: Registration includes a Friday night reception and lunch on Saturday. Downtown Chicago offers excellent dining options for dinner on Saturday night and breakfast on Saturday and Sunday. A list of recommended locations will be published shortly!
Registration Fee: $75 for early registration through August 31; $85 registration starting September 1
The registration deadline and deadline for purchasing ads in the program book is October 23 at 8PM eastern time.
STEP 1 – Please Register for the Conference
Filling out this form DOES NOT reserve you a room.
STEP 2 – Book Your Hotel Room
A block of rooms at the Chicago Hilton will be available for $159 per night, including rooms with two double beds that can be shared. You must reserve your room prior to Tuesday, October 6, after which we cannot guarantee the Hilton will offer you a room at our negotiated discount rate.
Click here to book your room online, or by calling 877–865-5320 and referencing NSC/Single Payer Strategy Conference (“NSC” is our group code).
If the hotel room rates are prohibitive for you to join us at the conference, contact Ben (benhealthcare-noworg) , or indicate on your registration that you are seeking solidarity housing.
STEP 3 – Support the Conference With an Ad or Name Listing in the Program Book!
Purchasing an ad in the program book of the 2015 Single-Payer Strategy Conference is a great way to show your support for the movement, to thank particular organizations or individuals, or to get the word out about your work!
Click here to purchase your ad online or to reserve a spot in the program book.