23rd Annual Cumberland Valley Women's Conference (CVWC)

Living Life to Its Fullest, Saturday, October 21, 2017

The 23rd Annual Cumberland Valley Women’s Conference in conjunction with the 25th anniversary of the Occupational Therapy Assistant Program at Penn State Mont Alto, Living Life to Its Fullest, will be held on Saturday, October 21, 2017 on the campus of Penn State Mont Alto. This conference is a joint and enthusiastic effort by faculty and staff of Penn State Mont Alto and many members of the community. Approximately 235 participants attend this annual conference that includes over 15 workshops within three workshop sessions; over 25 exhibits; former Chancellor Corrinne Caldwell, Ph.D., as this year’s keynote speaker; a healthy Penn State morning break and lunch; many giveaways and door prizes; and the opportunity to network with women and men in our community.

Timeline for Conference Preparation

  • July 28: Deadline for presentation and exhibit proposals
  • August 19: Presenters and exhibitors will be notified of acceptance (link for conference registration will be included in email)
  • August 31:
    • Link for conference registration will be listed on this webpage
    • Available sessions will be listed on this webpage, as well as on registration site
  • October 6: Online registration closes
  • October 13: Final agenda will be posted on this webpage
  • October 21: Cumberland Valley Women’s Conference


  • Presenter: $40.00
  • Exhibitor (standard vendor): $75.00
  • Exhibitor (non-profit): $50.00
  • Participant: $40.00
  • Health care professional (seeking professional development units): $75.00
  • Student: $15.00

Call for Presentations and Exhibits

Please submit your proposals by July 28.  You will be notified by August 19 regarding acceptance and conference registration. Thank you!


Primary Presenter / Exhibitor
Additional Presenters / Exhibitors
Sessions will be between 50 and 60 minutes long.
Maximum of ten words, please.
Interactive panel, demonstration, small group discussion, etc.
In 200 words or less, please address the following points: • The relevance of your proposal to the conference theme. • With regard to your program format, how the audience will be involved. • Presenter’s professional background and familiarity with respect to the proposal’s subject matter. • Learning outcomes for the audience.
One 8-foot table is provided for each exhibit.
Type of material to be displayed
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