Satellite Women's Conference for Portable Sanitation Industry Set Oct. 15-16

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Satellite Industries and PolyPortables, a division of Satellite, is announcing a new conference for members of the portable sanitation industry. The inaugural Satellite Women’s Conference is set for Oct. 15-16 at the Radisson Blu Hotel located in the Mall of America in Minneapolis.

The conference will feature guest speakers, practical workshops and a mix of entertainment, according to a spokesperson from Satellite Industries. “With so many remarkable women who own, operate, and manage businesses in our industry, it will be an event full of insight and inspiration. It will also be a time to connect with others you know and make new friends of those you don’t. Be part of something new and exciting by attending the Satellite Women’s Conference.”

The cost is $500 per person, not including airfare and hotel. Transportation via light rail or hotel shuttle will be available from the airport from 5 a.m. to 11 p.m.

“Make plans to attend the first-ever industry women’s conference,” the spokesperson says. “It will be a great experience meeting new friends, learning new skills and sharing ideas on how to improve the portable sanitation industry. Ask a friend or a business associate to sign up with you for this exciting two-day conference.”

You can register here, or for more information, contact 1-833-233-2218 or

Here’s a look at the event schedule:

Monday, Oct. 15 

  • 8-8:30 a.m. — Continental breakfast 
  • 8:30-9 a.m. — Check-in and opening reception  
  • 9-9:30 a.m. — Welcome and event kickoff  
  • 9:30-11:45 a.m. — Keynote speaker, Marilyn Barefoot 
  • 12-12:45 p.m. — Lunch 
  • 1-2 p.m. — Guest panel discussion   
  • 2-2:30 p.m. — Brave New Workshop: Innovative Mindset, Laugh and Learn  
  • 3:30-4 p.m. — Improv comedy show  
  • 4-6 p.m. — Cocktail reception

Tuesday, Oct. 16  

  • 8-9 a.m. — Continental breakfast and Wakeup with LinkedIn
  • 9-9:30 a.m. — Welcome back  
  • 9:30-10:30 a.m. — Keynote speaker, Marilyn Carlson Nelson   
  • 10:30-11 a.m. — Break   
  • 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. — Women’s safety and self-defense  
  • 12-1 p.m. — Lunch 
  • 1-3 p.m. — Keynote speaker, Marti M. Walsh   
  • 3-3:30 p.m. — Wrap-up and closing remarks

Also, take a look at this video by Satellite Industries promoting the conference: 


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