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2016 Spring Advocacy Trip to Washington, D.C.

Silicon Valley Leadership Group

Monday, March 21, 2016 at 6:00 PM - Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at 1:00 PM (EDT)

2016 Spring Advocacy Trip to Washington, D.C.

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Washington-DC based Ticket Ended $500.00 $0.00
Extra hotel nights
At cost hotel nights at the Jefferson for those wanting to stay additional nights besides Monday and Tuesday night which is included in your registration.
Ended $600.00 $33.99

Event Details

Register now for the Silicon Valley Leadership Group’s Spring Advocacy trip to Washington, D.C. with an agenda focused on specific solutions to encourage more U.S. economic growth. 


Federal Policy Agenda:

◦Immigration Reform 

◦Cybersecurity/Data Privacy

◦Patent Litigation Reform

◦Trade - Trans Pacific Partnership

◦Scientific Research Funding/R&D

◦Transportation Infrastructure including BART 2.0 and Caltrain Funding

◦Fuel Cell Tax Credit, Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) 

This trip presents an opportunity for the delegation to meet with Senate and Congressional leaders and key Administration officials. In addition to high-level visits, the trip will feature many networking opportunities with Silicon Valley industry leaders.


Draft Itinerary:

Monday,

March 21

Travel from Silicon Valley/Bay Area to Washington, D.C.

Evening reception and dinner with the Ambassador Robert Holleyman, Deputy United States Trade Representaive

- 6:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. - Drinks and Networking     

– 7:00 p.m. -8:30 p.m.  - Dinner 

Tuesday,

March 22

All-day visits including: 

-New Democrat Coalition

-Senator Feinstein, Senator Portman

-Republican Leader McCarthy

-Transportation Secretary Foxx

-Federal Transporation Administrator Therese McMillan

-Labor Secretary Tom Perez

-Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen and Board of Govenors

-FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler 


Wednesday,

March 23


Administration Visits at the White House

Trip ends at 1 p.m.

Please email rdelarosa@svlg.org for more information if you would like to attend. 

 

Trip Cost:

$3,300 

Member Company Ticket

All visits, all meals, 2 nights hotel accommodation, staff time/travel costs, and all meeting materials (does NOT include airfare or ground trans.)

$2,200

Public Sector and Non-profit Ticket

All visits, all meals, 2 nights hotel accommodation, staff time/travel costs, and all meeting materials (does NOT include airfare or ground trans.)

 $500

DC based members

All visits and meals, no hotel

 

Please note the hotel costs for 2 nights are included through registration but not incidentals. We can add on additional nights at our negotiated rates. 

If you do not need hotel accomodations, please let us know so we can adjust your registration fee.

Flight Information: Please note the trip cost does not include airfare and trip participants are responsible for own airline reservations. Several Leadership Group member carriers offer one-stop or direct flights to the greater Washington, D.C. area. Consider the following when booking your travel arrangements: 

Virgin America

SFO to IAD

        or

SFO to DCA

For Trip Sponsorships or Other Questions, Please Contact:

Rafael De La Rosa, rdelarosa@svlg.org, (408) 501-7856

Trip Terms: No cancellations or refunds. Substitutions are encouraged!

*ALL TRIP DETAILS SUBJECT TO CHANGE*

Have questions about 2016 Spring Advocacy Trip to Washington, D.C.? Contact Silicon Valley Leadership Group

When & Where


Washington, DC

Monday, March 21, 2016 at 6:00 PM - Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at 1:00 PM (EDT)


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