I had the opportunity to attend the New England Society of Association Executives NESAE 2017 Technology Conference Sessions at Aloft Boston. NESAE offers innovative educational programs with excellent speakers and networking opportunities. This is a very exciting conference and I was eager to learn about more about NESAE, new technology and Artificial Intelligence (AI).
I arrived at the Hynes Convention Center to meet Michele from Rosie’s Place for the annual Funny Women, Serious Business 2017 fundraiser lunch event to experience this special occasion first hand. As a woman from Massachusetts, I have been aware of Rosie’s Place for many years. I first became aware of the shelter and the Women’s Craft Cooperative when I saw the button brooches that were sold at Frugal Fannies a number of years ago. Their mission to not only provide a safe place for women, but to also provide services to help them stand on their own intrigued me. Shortly after arriving at the event, then caught up with our partner photographer Leise who was there to cover the festivities.