National NOW Conference – July 22 – 24 – Chicago

Save our Democracy - Vote for Women's Lives!

Friday July 22, 2022 9:00 am - Sunday July 24, 2022 4:00 pm

We are excited to finally meet again in person for the 2022 National NOW Conference: Save Our Democracy – Vote for Womxn’s Lives! Join us in the windy city of Chicago at the ‘herstoric’ Palmer House Hilton hotel. Make your plans to join the united NOW member body to make new connections and reconnect with old friends and chapters from across the United States, as we come together to vote on resolutions and bylaws and to reignite the excitement of ensuring our PAC is funded to endorse feminist candidates who will move our agenda forward. Chicago brings a multitude of big-city excitement, and we will be supporting one of the largest unionized cities in America. This conference is another step toward bringing our organization back to its grassroots and uplifting the voice of the body. We look forward to seeing you in July! check back often for new updates!

National NOW and the chapters of Illinois NOW are busy planning an amazing conference for 2022. Check back often as the site will continually be updated.

Hotel Information

Book your hotel room today!

Palmer House Hilton,17 East Monroe Street, Chicago, IL 60603, US. Click here to view the special NOW webpage, and select ‘Attendee’ to move to the reservation page.


The long-awaited in-person National NOW Conference 2022 will feature some of the most exciting speakers for these challenging times. Come, hear top elected officials, such as Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker plus civil rights champion Maya Wiley, brilliant author of Policing the Womb Michele Goodwin, ERA hunger striker Zoe Nicholson, and many others. This will be a return to sharing stories, renewing friendships, and sharpening our skills at a time when they are most needed. The conference theme, Save Our Democracy – Vote for Womxn’s Lives!, says it all.

Read about our speakers here.

For more information visit National NOW’s Conference Information page. If you are interested in attending with activists from Maryland NOW, please contact us.