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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions – WRYMC 2015


What is WRYMC?
 
The Western Regional Younger Member Council (WRYMC) is a part of the Multi-Region Leadership Conference (MLRC) for Region 8 & 9, consisting of the 10 western most states. The Region 8 and 9 MLRC is a two-day annual event where WRYMC, Workshop for Section and Branch Leaders (WSBL), and Workshop for Student Chapter Leaders (WSCL) are held simultaneously, allowing for interaction between younger members, students, and section/branch leaders. The meeting will provide young engineers with exposure to professional development, networking, an overview of ASCE, and technical tours.

Watch this video for a better idea of what's in store this year!

 
When is the 2015 WRYMC?
 
Friday, February 20, 2015 through Saturday, February 21, 2015

 
Where is the 2015 WRYMC?   

Hyatt Regency Bellevue (425) 462-1234(425) 462-1234
900 Bellevue Way NE, Bellevue, WA 98004

 
Who is hosting the 2015 WRYMC?
 
Seattle Section Younger Member Forum

 
How much does it cost to attend the 2014 WRYMC? 
 
$260/Attendee - Early Bird Registration Fee (before November 15, 3013)

$285/Attendee - Regular Registration Fee

 
How do I register for the 2015 WRYMC?
 
Registration will open on October 1, 2014.  You will have the option to pay by credit card, check, or you can create a purchase order to be invoiced. 

 
What is the nearest airport to the conference venue?
 
Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA)
17801 International Boulevard, Seattle, WA 98158

 
Will there be discounted rooms for attendees at the hotel where the 2015 WRYMC is held?
 
Yes. Please contact your local Younger Member Group (YMG) President to inquire about the Discounted Hotel Rooms.

 
Will there be transportation provided from the airport to the hotel?
 
No. The nearest airport is Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA) which is 18 miles away and is accessible via public transportation ST 560 ($2.50 cash one way), Shuttle Express ($38 one way), taxi cab (approx. $55), or rental car.

 
Who can attend the 2015 WRYMC?
 
ASCE members who are nominated by their local YMG can attend the 2015 WRYMC. Please contact the President of your local YMG for nomination/registration information.

 
Will there be transportation provided to the attendees to all the conference events?
 
Yes. The registration fee for WRYMC includes transportation services from the hotel to the anticipated WRYMC events that are off-site. More information will be provided in the registration packet upon check-in at the event.

 
How can my company become a sponsor of the event?
 
2015 WRYMC Sponsorship benefits and levels are excellent! For additional sponsorship information please contact Jared Nakamoto.

 
Who can I contact if I have questions regarding the 2015 WRYMC?
 
Please contact Diana Hasegan or Inna Tasmaly with questions regarding 2015 WRYMC.  
 

What is the dress code for the conference?
 
Business Casual. Please check the weather and pack accordingly for the event; February is typically cold with chances of rain showers in Seattle.
 

What is the schedule for the 2015 WRYMC?
 
A draft agenda will be posted on the homepage of the 2015 WRYMC website once registration opens.