MHB 2023 Midwest Surrogacy Conference & Expo in Chicago

Friday, June 2, 2023, 5:00 PM  |  view details and directions

MHB 2023 Midwest Surrogacy Conference & Expo in Chicago

Men Having Babies Conference Returns to Chicago on June 2-3, 2023 at the Center on Halsted.

For Gay Men Interested in Learning About Becoming Fathers

Are you currently considering becoming a parent or already in the process of starting a family? Don't miss the opportunity to learn from gay dads, experts, and over 20 reputable gay-friendly agencies, clinics, law firms, and other surrogacy providers from the Midwest and beyond at the upcoming Midwest Surrogacy Conference & Expo in Chicago!

The conference is organized by Men Having Babies (MHB)*, a nonprofit known for its unbiased and comprehensive conferences for gay men. This year's event, in cooperation with The Center on Halsted, will be the 9th annual Midwest Surrogacy Conference & Expo.

During the conference, you will have the chance to learn about:

The basics: medical, legal, and financial aspects of ethical surrogacy

Budgeting & Insurance considerations for surrogacy

MHB’s member resources, discounts, and financial assistance

How to benefit from Illinois's IVF benefits for gay men, and insurance coverage at work

In addition, there will be a Perspectives Panel featuring parents, surrogates, egg donors, and teenage children of gay dads, providing valuable insight into the surrogacy journey. For those interested in becoming single gay dads, there will be a workshop tailored to your needs. Plus, there's a new panel on Social Attitudes Towards Surrogacy, which is a must-attend for those looking to understand and navigate the psychological and social landscape of surrogacy and experience of parents through surrogacy.

Whether you are only interested in research or you are looking for information, support, or connections to the gay parents community, the Midwest Surrogacy Conference & Expo has something for everyone. So, don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity to connect with others and gain invaluable knowledge about surrogacy options.

*Men Having Babies is a not-for-profit organization 501(c)(3) serving the gay community, and is not affiliated with any commercial surrogacy agency or clinic.

Getting there

3656 N Halsted, Chicago, IL