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Join professionals from all sectors of the language field for this engaging and illuminating two-day event in Washington, DC. You'll have the opportunity to hear speaker panels from the language industry, participate in working groups on language policy, and advocate to your Senators and Representatives for foreign language.
Check out our report on last year's Advocacy Day for a sampling of what to expect.
The 2015 Language Advocacy Day will take place May 7-8 at the Beacon Hotel in the Logan Cirlce Dupont Cirlce neighborhood of Washington, DC. This year, we will host all of our sesssions and workshops at this hotel, including an "Advocacy 101" session on Wednesday evening for new delegates and anyone who wants to learn more specifics about advocacy in preparation for meetings with congressional staff on Thursday and Friday.
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The schedule framework is as follows, and we will provide more detailed information as the date approaches.
Wednesday, May 6, 2014
7:00pm Advocacy 101
Thursday, May 7, 2014
8:30am-12:00pm General Session
2:00pm-5:30pm Advocacy Meetings
2:00pm-5:30pm Workshops for those who do not have meetings
6:30pm-8:00pm Reception - University Club, 1135 16th St. NW, Washington, DC
Friday, May 8, 2014
9:00am-12:00pm General Session/Workshops
9:00am-12:00pm Advocacy Meetings
12:00pm-1:30-pm Lunch Break
1:30pm-3:00pm General Session
3:15pm-4:30pm Delegate Assembly
4:30pm Assembly Concludes