The Marine Industry's Premier Political & Legislative Event:  May 15-17, 2017

 

ABC 2017 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

*please check back often for updates*

TIME TOPIC LOCATION
    All meetings take place at the Renaissance Washington DC Downtown Hotel (999 Ninth Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001) unless otherwise indicated.
 

 

 

Monday, May 15    
     
12:00-5:00pm

Registration

 Congressional Registration
12:00-5:00pm

Recreational Boating Leadership Council Meeting*

 
4:00-5:30pm

NMMA Government Relations and PAC Committee Meetings*

 
6:00-8:00pm

Welcome Reception

Carnegie Library at Mt. Vernon Square -- 801 K Street, NW Washington D.C. 20001

     
Tuesday, May 16    
7:30-4:00pm

Registration

 Congressional Registration
7:30-8:30am

Breakfast

 Congressional Ballroom A/B
7:30-9:30am

PWIA Board Meeting*

 NMMA DC Office
8:30-9:00am

"Inside the Beltway" Republican and Democrat Insights

 
9:00-9:30am

Break

 Congressional Registration Area
 

 

 
 

Concurrent Issue Workshops

 
9:30-10:00am

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10:10am-10:40am

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10:50-11:20am

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11:30-1:00pm

Networking Lunch & Hill Strategy Discussion

 Congressional Ballroom A/B
 

 

 
1:30-5:30pm

Hill Meetings

 
1:00-3:00pm

MACD BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING*

 
 

EMD BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING*

 
 

BMD BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING*

 
3:30-5:30pm

NMMA BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING*

 
6:00-8:00pm

Recreational Angling and Boating PAC Reception*

This reception is limited to NMMA and/or MRAA members. For questions on how to attend, please contact Erica Crocker at ecrocker@nmma.org. All attendees must fill out a prior approval form prior to attending.  If you have not yet signed a prior approval form, please click here to do so.

 20 F Street, Rooftop, NW Washington, DC  20001
 

 

 
 

*Indicates closed events by invitation only.

 
     
Wednesday, May 17    
7:30-8:00am

Registration and Breakfast

 Congressional Registration
8:00-12:00pm

General Session

 Congressional Ballroom A/B
 

Jake Tapper to keynote ABC 2017

 
 

 

 
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
12:00-1:00pm

Lunch

 Congressional Ballroom A/B
1:00-5:00pm

Hill Meetings

 
5:00-7:00pm

National Safe Boating Council and National Marine Manufacturers Association Congressional Reception

 Rayburn House Office Building -- Independence Ave. SW and South Capitol St., Room B338/339