First Event 2020

First Event 2020 40th Anniversary January 29-February 2 2020 Boston Park Plaza Hotel

First Event is one of the longest running conferences in the U.S. for transgender and gender expansive people and those who love and support them.

First Event 2020 will be held January 29 – February 2 at the iconic Boston Park Plaza Hotel in Boston’s historic Back Bay neighborhood.

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Our Sponsors

We are very excited to sign on our first sponsors for First Event 2020.

Eastern Bank. Join us for good.
Fenway Health

Sponsoring First Event Conference gives incredible direct reach into the transgender community, with extensive opportunities for promotion throughout the 5-day conference. First Event Conference is presented by Trans Club of New England (TCNE), a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit. 

To learn more about sponsorship opportunities, please email us at

Latest News

First Event is looking for Volunteers for Security and Public Safety at First Event 2020

First event is looking for volunteers for First Event 2020 for Security/Public Safety. We are currently taking applications for 4- 6 positions for the team, a security background is not necessary. However, the team is looking for any Volunteers that may have – EMT/Paramedic/medical-training, or a similar background. This year’s security director is Hannah Moor, …

First Event 2020: Hotel Reservations and Workshop Submissions Now Open!

Need a room at First Event 2020 or interested in submitting to present a workshop?  The information below will help you with both! HOTEL RESERVATIONS    Discounted hotel reservations are now open for First Event 2020!  Enjoy your conference in style with a great rate at Boston’s historic Park Plaza hotel.  Follow this link for …