COVID Safety Policy

TCNE is committed to providing a safe First Event experience.

All conference attendees age 5 and older must provide proof of vaccination.

  • Vaccination dosing must be completed at least 14 days prior to arriving at the conference. Booster shots not required.
  • Documented medical exemptions will be accepted, when combined with a negative COVID PCR test result for a test performed no more than 72 hours before arriving at the conference. Rapid tests will not be accepted.
  • No other exceptions or exemptions.

Additionally, First Event will adhere to the most current state and local regulations regarding mask use and other safety protocols. As of November, 2021, there is an indoor mask mandate across the city of Boston.


Registration fees will be fully refunded if attendees need to cancel for any COVID-related reason.

Hotel rooms reservations can be cancelled with full refund up to 72 hours before the start of the reservation.