1. What is the ANCA-WR Grassroots Conference?

The ANCA-WR Grassroots Conference brings together artists, academics, legal experts, and political officials with hundreds of activists from all over the world for an informative and inspirational series of lectures, workshops and seminars to explore issues related to the Armenian Cause and to develop and promote new avenues of leadership and civic engagement.

The 2015 ANCA-WR Grassroots Conference will be held on Friday, October 23, 2015 and Saturday, October 24, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel.

Click here for more information on the 2015 ANCA-WR Grassroots Conference.

2. What is the ANCA-WR Annual Gala Banquet?

The Annual ANCA-WR Gala Banquet is the premier event for the ANCA-WR and the Southern California Armenian-American community, where over 1,000 activists, supporters, donors, and public officials come together to acknowledge the work of the organization and to pay homage to annual honorees whose contribution to the Armenian Cause is recognized each year.

The 2015 ANCA-WR Annual Gala Banquet will be held on Sunday, October 25, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel.

Click here for more information on the 2015 ANCA-WR Annual Gala Banquet.

3. What is the schedule for the Grassroots Conference?

The 2-day conference will kick off on Friday, October 23, 2015 with the popular Film & Arts panel followed by the Welcome Cocktail Reception at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel. Registration will open at 5:30PM. The panel begins at 7:30PM.

The conference will charge into the weekend on Saturday, October 24, 2015 with five powerful panels including Marching On For Justice, Western Armenia & The Hidden Armenians, Road to Reparations, Armenians & Politics, and Alternative Activism followed by the ANCA-PN Grassroots Mixer. Registration will opens at 8:00AM and complimentary breakfast will be served for all attendees. The first panel of the day begins at 9:00AM.

Click here for the complete ANCA-WR Grassroots Conference schedule.

4. Who can attend the Grassroots Conference?

The Grassroots Conference and Annual Gala Banquet are open to all interested individuals and organizations throughout the world. We encourage you to join us whether you are a longtime attendee or it is your first time attending an ANCA-WR Grassroots Conference.

5. How much are tickets for the Grassroots Conference?

Regular admission is $85 per person. Student admission is $50 per student. Students are required to present valid Student ID at registration.

To register for the conference, call (818) 839-1918 or click here to sign up online.

6. What does the Conference registration fee include?

Your Grassroots Conference registration includes admission to a groundbreaking weekend of dynamic leadership building and empowerment with 6 powerful panels, Welcome Cocktail Reception, and ANCA-PN Grassroots Mixer. Complementary breakfast on Saturday, October 24, 2015 is also included with your registration. Lunch will be served by the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel for an additional fee. Click here for the hotel’s lunch menu.

7. What are the benefits of registering early?

We encourage you to register early to reserve your spot for the highly anticipated Grassroots Conference. Past conferences have sold out and we anticipate another sold out conference this year.

To register for the conference, call (818) 839-1918 or click here to sign up online.

8. When and where will the Grassroots Conference be held?

The ANCA-WR Grassroots Conference will be held at the legendary Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel. The hotel is located at 2025 Avenue of the Stars, Century City, CA 90067. The conference begins in the evening on Friday, October 23, 2015 at 5:30PM and ends in the evening on Saturday, October 24, 2015.

Click here to learn more about the Century Plaza Hotel.

Click here to review the Grassroots Conference schedule.

9. What is the dress code for the Grassroots Conference?

Conference attendees are encouraged to dress business casual.

10. Are there discount hotel rooms available for attendees?

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11. Will parking be available at the venue?

Yes, conference attendees may park at the hotel. Click here to learn more about the venue.

12. Who can I contact for more information?

For more information, call the ANCA-WR office at (818) 839-1918 or email grassroots@ancawr.org.