Supporting equity for all families and children.


01/12/2019 08:30 AM - 01/13/2019 01:00 PM PT


Marines' Memorial Club & Hotel
609 Sutter St
San Francisco, CA 94102
United States of America


The 6th Annual West Coast Surrogacy Conference & Expo is coming up, with info from providers from both the USA and Canada!


The conference brings together community activists, medical and legal experts, parents and surrogate mothers. Prospective parents will benefit from practical and personal peer advice and opportunities to meet a wide range of leading providers from the USA and Canada at the Gay Parenting Expo, breakout sessions and in private consultations. In-depth programs will offer insights from the latest studies about contemporary gestational surrogacy in the United States, and specialty panels on insurance, budgeting, legal, medical and psychological aspects of surrogacy. 


The conference will also offer content for Chinese prospective parents who are interested in learning how to work directly with USA and Canadian providers, avoiding the financial and ethical disadvantages of using additonal layers of intermediaries. 


AGENDA (in process; additional sessions may yet be added) MHB event page here


Saturday, January 12 (8:30am - 8pm):

  • Planning your parenting journey
  • Personal stories
  • Lunch (included with registration)
  • Picking providers, budgeting and financial assistance (MHB's Gay Parent Assistance Program)
  • Provider info sessions
  • Optional private consultations
  • A mindful look at surrogacy – psychological and ethical aspects
  • Special evening activities: Teen panel: children of gay dads share their stories
  • Parents/ intended parents' happy hour



Sunday, January 13 (8:30am - 1:00pm)

  • Expert panel on medical aspects of surrogacy
  • Optional private consultations
  • Coffee break (included with registration)
  • Budgeting and insurance
  • Q & A with legal experts, financial advisors, more on the Gay Parent Assistance Program


For more information from Men Having Babies, click 'RSVP' below to register for the event. 






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