2017 NSBE Institute for Public Policy
Equipping Leaders to Address Complex Community-based Public Policy Issues
Become an Institute Fellow. Get the training you need to be an effective advocate and leader to bring change to your community.
- Learn from key policy leaders in Education, Economic, and Technology.
- Learn Best Practices and Next Practices from dynamic community leaders.
- Network with policy makers, national leaders, and professional engineers and scientists who are making a difference in their communities.
Participants from government, non-profits, public services, and social and community groups/agencies. (Science & Technology Focus)
Friday, March 17 - Saturday, March 18, 2017
Check-In: Friday, March 17, 2017 begins at 11:30 AM
Friday, March 17, 2017 Plenary 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Saturday, March 18, 2017 Track Courses 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Bethesda, North Marriott Conference Center
Institute Distinguished Lecturer Luncheon Saturday, March 18, 2017
PURPOSE: Equip and train community advocates and future public policy leaders in Science & Technology to be policy change agents in their spheres of influence.
TRACKS: Education, Economics, & Technology
TRAINING FEE: $60 (Includes: Instructional materials, break food & beverage and Saturday luncheon).
TRAINING BENEFITS: Training Certificate from NSBE Public Policy SIG and Action Plan Review
Enhance organizational leadership skills
Provide strategies on mobilizing communities to action
Provide key insights on becoming engaged in the political process at the local and state level
Learn to developing Action Plans for community initiatives
Learn how to collaborate and form supportive networks
HOTEL ACCOMODATION: Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
PARKING: Parking is limited onsite due to parking lot construction. Offsite Parking is available at 6130 Executive Blvd, Rockville Maryland for a fee of $15 with shuttle service to the hotel. Parking is also available at the White Flint Metro and Strathmore Metro for a lesser rate.
METRO: REDLINE White Flint Metro Station is less than .3 miles from the location.
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Sponsored by the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE)