WEFMAX in Weehawken
Sheraton Lincoln Harbor Hotel
500 Harbor Blvd, Weehawken, NJ 07096
March 26 - 28, 2014
(Hosted by the New York WEA and New Jersey WEA)
WEFMAX is unlike any other meeting providing the members of the House of Delegates, MA Leaders, and WEF Staff an opportunity to meet, discuss challenges, and share successes.
At this meeting, meet WEF Vice President Paul Bowen, WEF House of Delegates Speaker-Elect Duyen Tran, WEF Director of Membership & Customer Relations, Wade Riess, and the New York WEA (NYWEA) Board Members: President Steve Fangmann, President-Elect Michael Garland, Asst.Treasurer Tony Della Valle, Executive Director Patricia Cerro-Reehil, WEF Delegates Bruce Munn; New Jersey WEA (NJWEA) Board Members: President Bob Fischer, President-Elect Rick Eutace, Vice President Rob Pennington, Executive Director Jack Lagrosa, WEF Delegates Tom Meholic, Dennis Palmer, and Bob Sokolowski. Please take a moment to get to know your WEF Leadership and the New York WEA and New Jersey WEA Leadership prior to attending.
Registration is complimentary for all attendees. The meeting schedule and information on hotel accommodations, airport transfers and points of interest are provided below.
Promotion Presentation - by NYWEA/NJWEA
MEETING REGISTRATION OPTIONS:
Print/Fax/Mail/Email Registration Form
Should you have any questions or comments, please contact:
WEF Staff: Dianne Crilley | firstname.lastname@example.org | 703.684.2445
New York WEA Host Coordinator:
Patricia Cerro-Reehil | email@example.com | 315.422.7811
New Jersey WEA Host Coordinator:
Jack Lagrosa | firstname.lastname@example.org | 973.427.4334
|Wed., March 26
|3:00 - 5:00 pm
||MA Leader Summit
|3:00 - 5:00 pm
|6:00 - 7:30 pm
||Social Event - Sheraton's Masina Dining Room
|Thur., March 27
||WEFMAX Day 1
|7:30 - 8:00 am
|8:00 - 9:15 am
|9:15 - 9:30 am
|9:30 - 10:00 am
||Non Dispersibles Workgroup
|10:00 -10:15 am
|10:15 - 12:00 pm
||WEF / MA Dialogue Session I
|12:00 - 1:00 pm
|1:00 - 2:40 pm
||WEF / MA Dialogue Session II
|2:40 - 2:55 pm
|2:55 - 4:40 pm
||MA Host Session III
|4:40 - 4:45 pm
||HOD MA Financial Sustainability Workgroup
|4:45 - 5:00 pm
|6:15 - 8:30 pm
||WEFMAX Social Event - Biggies Clam Bar 36-42 Newark St.
|Fri., March 29
||WEFMAX Day 2
|7:30 - 8:00 am
|8:00 - 9:45 am
||WEF / MA Dialogue Session IV
|9:45 - 10:00 am
|10:00 - 10:20 am
||HOD Strategic Planning Workgroup
|10:20 - 10:40 am
||HOD MA Leadership Development Workgroup
|10:40 - 11:45 am
||WEF / MA Dialogue Session V
|11:45 - 11:55 am
||Call to Action
|11:55 - 12:00 pm
||WEFMAX closing comments / adjourn
**Additional information, including details on social events and meeting program will be sent to each attendee three weeks prior to the meeting.
HOTEL RESERVATIONS: PH: 201.617.5600 or Online registration
NYWEA and NJWEA have blocked a limited number of hotel rooms at The Sheraton Lincoln Harbor with a special rate per night of $209.00 single/double occupancy plus city, state and hotel tax currently at 15%. A maximum of four guests per room are permitted. This rate is only available until 5:00 pm local time on Wednesday, February 26, 2014. Attendees are responsibile for making their own reservations by contacting the hotel directly. When making a reservation, please advise the hotel you are attending the "New York WEA" meeting.
Sheraton Lincoln Harbor
500 Harbor Blvd.
Weehawken, NJ 07096
All reservations must be accompanied by a first night room deposit or guaranteed with a major credit card. In order to avoid a cancellation fee of 1 night room and tax for an individual reservation, the hotel must receive notification of cancellation no later than 5 pm, two days before arrival date (48 hours in advance) of the reservation. Credit identification will be required from each individual at check-in, in order that these charges may be billed to the individual's account. Based on availability, the special room rate will be offered to those staying 2 days prior to and 2 days after the meeting. Check-In time is 3:00 pm | Check-Out time is 12:00 pm
- Complimentary wired high speed internet in Public Areas
- Wireless high speed internet in all guest rooms $9.95 per day
- Access to fitness center
WEDNESDAY HOST SOCIAL: To be held on Wednesday, March 26th in the Sheraton's unique Masina Dining Room overlooking the beautiful New York City skyline.
THURSDAY WEFMAX SOCIAL: To be held on Thursday, March 27th. Details TBA
- Teterboro Airport (TEB) - 6 miles from hotel
- Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) - 11 miles from hotel
- La Guardia (LGA) -18 miles from hotel
- John F Kennedy International Airport (JFK) - 25 miles from hotel
Catch a taxi from the airport or use of of the shuttle services listed below.
A-1 Carma Car & Limo Services - 201.333.6666
Cost from Newark Airport to the Sheraton is about $59 per car with a limit of 3 passengers. Cost from La Guardia Airport is about $109.
Go Airlink NYC - 1.877.599.8200
Offers shared van rides and individual/group sedan service
PARKING: Complimentary self-parking. The hotel will provide parking passes which must be displayed in your vehicle window to avoid charges.
With a premier location you can easily venture over to New York City by walking right out the hotel front door and directly onto the New York Waterway Ferry to pay a visit to Radio City Music Hall, Times Square, or South Street Seaport and much more. Experience world-renowned exhibits at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Museum of Natural History, or the lights and sounds of Broadway and other "must see" places./events while in town!
FERRY TO MANHATTAN:
Open daily 7:05 am to 10:15 pm | $9.25 one way
Temperature will range from a high of 53 degrees to a night low of 37 degrees to a night low of 37 degrees with an average of .005 inches of rain for the month of March.
Visit the New York WEA web site: http://www.nywea.org
Visit the New Jersey WEA web site: http://www.njwea.org