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Join us at BYU Women’s Conference, May 4–5, 2017

BYU Women’s Conference is the largest two-day gathering of LDS women anywhere in the world. Over 200 presenters share their perspectives and insights on a variety of topics including womanhood and sisterhood, gospel principles, marriage, family, and practical and timely topics of interest and concern to women of all ages.

It is a time for you to develop friendships, hear uplifting messages, gain new insights, participate in service, strengthen your testimony, enjoy time with family and friends, and gather with women of faith.

The conference begins and ends each day with a general session in the Marriott Center. Between the two general sessions on Thursday and Friday, the classes expand across campus to 13 concurrent sessions each hour.

The basic schedule is as follows:

            Thursday Morning Opening Session 
            Friday Morning General Session
            9:00–10:15 a.m., Marriott Center

            Concurrent Sessions—13 classes each hour across campus
            11:00 a.m.–noon
            12:30–1:30 p.m.
            2:00–3:00 p.m.

            Thursday Afternoon General Session
            Friday Afternoon Closing Session
            3:45–5:00 p.m., Marriott Center

Marriott Center General Sessions

The opening general session, held in the Marriott Center on Thursday morning, features a keynote address, music from our Instant Choir, and welcome messages from President Kevin J Worthen of BYU and Linda K. Burton, Relief Society general president.

Join us again for the Thursday afternoon and Friday morning general sessions to listen to inspiring speakers and beautiful, uplifting music.

Our closing general session this year will feature an address from Elder Gary E. Stevenson, of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles.

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Concurrent Sessions

Participants may choose from 13 classes each hour during the three hours of concurrent sessions, or just stay in the Marriott Center where there‘s plenty of room. Ample time is scheduled between sessions for you to get to your destination, grab a bite to eat, and visit with friends.

Other features of the conference include our daytime service projectsThursday Evening of ServiceInstant Choir, Sharing Stations, and the Thursday evening concert.