What to Expect at the SWF International Family Conference

Whether this is your first time or 15th time to attend a conference, we are so excited you are considering attending.  Each conference provides an opportunity for patients, families and caregivers to . . .

  • meet with doctors and professionals who specialize in the treatment and research of SWS and PWB
  • learn more about SWS and PWBs and take home valuable information to apply to day to day life
  • meet and visit with other patients and families
  • share experiences, build friendships
  • enjoy time away with family in a safe and friendly environment

     

Tentative Schedule (this schedule is tentative and subject to change)

Thursday, July 18, 2019 - Arrival Day - Sheraton Suites Wilmington Downtown

2-4 PM: Clinics (more information to come)

4-7 PM: Dinner on your own and free time

7-9 PM: Meet and Greet
             A great opportunity to meet and reunite with members from the past and present.
 

Friday, July 19, 2019

7-8 AM: Transportation to Conference (Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children)
              Check-in for childcare (Corporate Kids)

8-9 AM: Breakfast

9 AM - 12 PM: Morning Session

12-1 PM: Lunch

1-5 PM: Afternoon Session

5-7 PM: Transportation to Sheraton and Free Time

7-10 PM: SWF Movie Night


Saturday, July 20, 2019

7-8 AM: Transportation to Conference (Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children)
              Check-in for childcare (Corporate Kids)

8-9 AM: Breakfast

9 AM - 12 PM: Morning Session

12-1 PM: Lunch

1-3 PM: Afternoon Session

3-5 PM: Transportation to Sheraton and Free Time

5-5:30 PM: Departure to Spirit of Philly 

7 PM: Boarding and Departure on Spirit of Philly

7:30-10:30 PM: Dinner Cruise on Spirit of Philly


Sunday, July 21, 2019 - Departure Day