This line stood out to me, about the controversy leading up to the event:
It should be noted that A Voice For Men publicly expressed an equally conscientious commitment to non-violence at the conference. When certain commenters replied with violent language to the open letter to Emma [a feminist activist], they were reprimanded and told they'd be barred from the comments section (and the conference) if the language continued. I spent the following weeks elbow-deep in comments, social media, and publicity on both sides and the message remained the same: These people are monsters, but we are not. So, don't act like it.
I've mentioned my thoughts on this before, that there's a lot of aggression from MRAs even though we could be fighting the same fight. I got a lot of that from this piece, in addition to the expected cringe-worthy MRA soundbites. ("Rape culture only exists as propaganda.")
Also, the comments are kind of a shitshow. (Lots of referring to circumcision as "male genital mutilation.") Just warning you.
ETA: Courtesy of notahip, another write-up of the conference.