Education Track

July 1–6, 2014
Grand Hyatt Washington

Join professional engineers from around the country for networking, continuing education, and a fantastic Fourth of July celebration in the nation’s capital!

NSPE is currently in the process of submitting all Annual Meeting education sessions for NY State Pre-Approval.

Pre-Conference, Annual Meeting, Tuesday, July 1

2:00 p.m.
Tour of the U.S. Capitol, hosted by DC Society of Professional Engineers
6:00–8:00 p.m.
Reception: NSPE Headquarters in Alexandria, Virginia, hosted by DC Society of Professional Engineers
8:00–10:00 p.m.
Night Tour of Monuments, hosted by DC Society of Professional Engineers

NSPE Annual Meeting, Wednesday, July 2

8:30–10:00 a.m.
Opening General Session with keynote speaker Ms. Barbara Sisson, Assistant Chief of the Army Reserve
10:30 a.m.–Noon
Washington Rail Extension to Dulles Airport, speaker Charles S. Carnaggio, P.E., project director of the Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project
Noon–1:30 p.m.
NSPE Networking Lunch: Order of the Engineer, keynote speaker Victor Mendez, serving as the Acting United States Deputy Secretary of Transportation
3:15–4:15 p.m.
4:30–5:30 p.m.
MGM Hotel & Casino Project at National Harbor, speaker Dan Hanlon, P.E., F.NSPE
6:00–7:00 p.m.
Networking Reception, hosted by the Virginia Society of Professional Engineers

NSPE Annual Meeting, Thursday, July 3

9:45–10:45 a.m.
11:00–Noon
Noon–1:30 p.m.
NSPE Networking Lunch: Awards of Excellence
1:30–3:00 p.m.
High Speed Rail, speaker Andy Kunz, US High Speed Rail Assoc.
3:15–4:30 p.m.
Closing Session with keynote speaker Representative Dean Arp, P.E., North Carolina
6:00–7:00 p.m.
NSPE Networking Reception, hosted by the Maryland Society of Professional Engineers
7:00–9:30 p.m.
DCSPE Annual Installation Dinner. Send an e-mail to register!
8:00–9:00 p.m.
Rehearsal of July 4th Entertainment on the National Mall

Friday, July 4

Free Day
11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Washington Nationals Baseball Game, hosted by DC Society of Professional Engineers
9:00–10:00 p.m.
Entertainment and Fireworks on the National Mall

NSPE Governance, Saturday, July 5

Noon–1:30 p.m.
NSPE Networking Lunch: Installation of Officers, keynote speaker Jamie Notter

JULY 4TH FIREWORKS PHOTO COURTESY OF CAROL M. HIGHSMITH’S AMERICA, LIBRARY OF CONGRESS, PRINTS AND PHOTOGRAPHS DIVISION