2019 Ignite Wellness FAQs

What’s the difference between the Ignite Wellness agenda on June 26 and June 27?

On June 26, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, in partnership with the American Heart Association and National Council for Behavioral Health, will showcase how the private sector disrupts, revolutionizes, and inspires to improve the well-being of society at large. Highlighting innovative trends and cutting-edge technology in health and wellness, this day of Ignite Wellness will feature:

  • Innovative partnerships to improve community wellness.
  • Methods for fostering mental health awareness.
  • Initiatives that address disparities to improve health outcomes.
  • Approaches to wellness programs that incorporate groundbreaking techniques to maximize employee well-being, both inside and outside the workplace.

The event on June 26 is open to the general public.

On June 27, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation and National Council for Behavioral Health will hold a special, free event focused on mental health and emotional well-being tailored to corporate social responsibility leaders, human resources executives, and decision makers. This day will provide creative ideas and solutions to incorporate emotional wellness into the workplace. The day will also include a four-hour Mental Health First Aid at Work training on how to support colleagues to help build a more resilient and productive workforce. There is a separate registration for June 27. Interested HR executives and decision makers can click here to learn more and register.


How much does it cost to attend Ignite Wellness – Day 1 (June 26)?

Before May 31Regular Rate
$200$250

I'm a CCC Supporter, how do I register?

If you are a 2019 CCC supporter company, you receive one registration to the Conference and 20% off additional registrations. Please contact Rebecca Mousseau (rmousseau@uschamber.com) or Alex Goodman (agoodman@uschamber.com) to receive your discount code or verify your supporter status.


I cannot afford to attend Ignite Wellness, are there any small business or student discounts available?

The Chamber Foundation has a limited scholarship fund available for students, local chambers, and small businesses who are unable to cover the cost to attend the annual conference. To apply, please complete this application form.


Where is Ignite Wellness being held?

Ignite Wellness will take place at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce (1615 H St. NW, Washington, DC 20062).


What's the closest Metro stop?

The Farragut West metro stop will bring you within a 3-minute walk to the Chamber (it is on the orange, blue, and silver lines).


Can I drive to the event?

Yes, a parking garage is located adjacent to the building. The entrance to the garage is on I Street NW.


What is the attire for Ignite Wellness?

The conference attire is business.


Is there a place to check my coat or bag?

Ignite Wellness will have a coat and bag check. Please check at registration for locations.


What meals are included in my registration?

A light fare breakfast will be served on the morning of June 26. Lunch will also be provided on that day as well as a reception. A vegetarian option will be available. If you have any dietary restrictions, please make a note of that during the registration process when prompted.

A light breakfast and lunch will also be included for attendees on June 27.


Who attends this event? Is the attendee list available to me before the conference?

Ignite Wellness brings together corporate citizenship and health leaders from businesses, nonprofits, and government organizations. The attendee list will be available through our mobile conference app during the conference. Conference registrants will receive information about downloading the app via email prior to the event.


Can media attend?

Yes. The event is open to the media. To register, please contact Bailey Jacobs.


How do I register or change my registration for the breakout sessions?

There will be breakout sessions on June 26. During your registration process, you will be prompted to choose which breakout to attend. Please note that some breakout sessions have limited capacity, so it is highly recommended guests register for their preferred sessions as early as possible.

To change your breakout sessions, choose the "view or change your existing registration" on your registration confirmation email.


Will there be accessibility accommodations provided at the conference?

Auxiliary services can be made available on request. At this time, we are providing closed captioning and ASL interpretation. If you have a disability and require assistance, please inform Alexa Miller of your requirements. ADA & other accommodations can also be submitted via registration. The deadline for accommodation requests is June 17, 2019. Every effort will be made to fulfill requested accommodations.


Are there options on how to pay my registration fee?

Yes, you have the following options to pay for Ignite Wellness: online (via Cvent Event Registration), invoice (electronic or telephone), or onsite (via credit card or check payment). Contact us at (202) 463-3133 if you would like to receive an invoice for your registration.


How can I sponsor Ignite Wellness?

Please contact Rebecca Mousseau and Alex Goodman to learn about sponsorship opportunities.


Can I cancel my registration?

All requests for cancellations and refunds must be submitted and emailed to ccc@uschamber.com with "Refund Request" in the subject line. The date of the email will determine if a registration can be refunded.

There is a $25 processing fee for all cancellations. No refunds will be issued for registrations cancelled or created 14 days prior to the event.

If you are no longer able to attend, but would like to transfer your registration to a colleague, you may do so up until three days prior the event. To transfer a registration, please email ccc@uschamber.com, and put "Registration Transfer" in the subject line. If you have additional questions prior to the event, please feel free to call us at (202) 463-3133 or email us questions at ccc@uschamber.com.