FIA Lobby Day 2018

Event Date: Tuesday, April 17, 2018 to Wednesday, April 18, 2018


FIA will host its annual 15th annual Lobby Day on April 17-18, 2018, in Washington, D.C. The event features two days of office visits with key members of the U.S. House and Senate.

 

FIA is calling on members to participate in Lobby Day 2018 by helping to bring issues affecting the forging industry to the attention of elected officials and their key staff members. Issues regarding fair trade and workforce development will be on the agenda of each meeting with these lawmakers.

 

LOBBY DAY AGENDA

 

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Lunch and Briefing Session at the Liaison Hotel

 

2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Capitol Hill Meetings with the House and Senate

(The meetings are scheduled according to plant location/company presence and detailed schedules with bios of the members of Congress/staff for each meeting are distributed prior to April 17.)

 

5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Dinner at the Capitol Hill Club

(A member of Congress is invited to speak to the group, schedule permitting.)

 

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast Available at the Liaison Hotel

 

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Capitol Hill Meetings with the House and Senate

(The meetings are scheduled according to plant location/company presence and detailed schedules with bios of the members of Congress/staff for each meeting are distributed prior to April 17.)

 

 

HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS

The Liaison Capitol Hill

415 New Jersey Avenue, NW

Washington, D.C. 20001

 

 

A block of rooms ($399/night) has been reserved for the night of Tuesday, April 17. To place your hotel reservation, call 888-513-7445 and mention “FIA Fly-in” to receive the special room rate. The deadline to make reservations in the FIA room block is March 19. Rooms reserved after this date are subject space and rate availability. This is a very popular time in Washington, D.C., so book your room early. When the FIA room block is filled, we will do the best we can to accommodate additional attendees.

 

To register for Lobby Day 2018, complete the registration form and return it to Kathy Edwards at [email protected]

or fax it to 216-781-0102 by March 16, 2018. For questions, call 216-781-6260.