Pressure Points – 2017 WLI National Conference – Milwaukee, WI

[siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Image_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget][siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Button_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget][siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Button_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget][siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Button_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget][siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Button_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget] Pressure Points September 29 9:00am - 3:00pm Hyatt Regency Milwaukee Milwaukee, Wisconsin $99 general public / $35 undergrads [siteorigin_widget class="SiteOrigin_Widget_Button_Widget"][/siteorigin_widget] HOTEL INFORMATION The WLI 2017 National Conference is located inside the Hyatt Regency Milwaukee.  For your convenience, we have secured a block rate for…

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