NSPE 2013 Northeast Regional Meeting & Mid-Atlantic Engineers Conference:

The District of Columbia Society of Professional Engineers (DCSPE) was incorporated in Washington, DC, in 1945.  Since then, we have been a successful advocate for professional engineering in the Nation's capital.  DCSPE is proud to host the NSPE 2013 Northeast Regional Meeting & Mid-Atlantic Engineers Conference.  We invite you to Washington, DC, for unique professional development opportunities, networking with engineers from across the Eastern United States, and of course, the splendor of our nation's capital during the holiday season.

When & Where:

The Mid-Atlantic Engineers Conference will be held Thursday, December 5, 2013, to Saturday, December 7, 2013, at the Loews Madison Hotel in Washington, DC.  The NSPE 2013 Northeast Regional Meeting will be held in conjunction with the Conference on Saturday, December 7, 2013.

Please contact the hotel directly to make lodging reservations.  Ask for the Conference rate of $209/night plus applicable taxes.

Loews Madison Hotel

1177 15th Street, NW

Washington, DC 20005

(202) 862-1600

(800) 424-8577

http://www.loewshotels.com/Madison-Hotel 

Conference Registration:

Full Conference registration includes:

  • Thursday (12/5) - Evening welcome reception
  • Friday (12/6) - Full day of PDH sessions with breakfast buffet, luncheon, and banquet dinner
  • Saturday (12/7) - Morning PDH sessions with breakfast buffet and Northeast Regional Meeting (Lunch is on your own)

Single day registration is also available and includes the following items:

Friday Only (12/6) registration includes: Full day of PDH sessions with breakfast buffet, luncheon, and banquet dinner.

Saturday Only (12/7) registration includes: Morning PDH sessions with breakfast buffet and Northeast Regional Meeting (Lunch is on your own).

Refreshment breaks will also be provided throughout each day as noted within the Conference Schedule of Events below.  Additional fees will apply for available tours and spouse/guest meals as noted in the table below. 

Please register for the Conference via the online or mail-in option below.

NSPE Members and associated guests qualify for the member rates identified above, but a valid NSPE Membership Number must be provided with registration.  All others must register as Non-Members.  For Non-Members considering joining NSPE, please visit our Membership page.

Registration payment  via the online or mail-in option must be received by September 30th in order to qualify for the Early Bird discounted rate.

Online registration will close on November 30th and mail-in registration must be received by November 30th.  After November 30th, only on-site registration will be available.

Cancellations received by October 30th will be eligible for a 50% refund.

Please indicate any dietary restictions via an email to dcspe@icloud.com.

Information regarding applicable fees for Conference events, registration deadlines, early bird discounts, late fees, and cancellation fees is also provided with each registration option below.

Conference Program:

Conference session details (session times, speaker, content description, available PDHs, etc.) are available in the Conference Schedule of Events at the following link:

 

The following table provides an overview of the Conference program:

Logistics:

If arriving via the Washington Reagan National Airport (DCA), the Loews Madison Hotel is just a short Metro or Taxi ride away.

The Loews Madison Hotel is easily accessible via Metro's Blue and Orange lines at McPherson Square Station or via the Red Line at Farragut North Station.  From McPherson Square, exit towards the White House, turn north on 15th Street and walk three blocks to Loews Madison Hotel.  From Farragut North, exit on Connecticut Avenue NW and L Street (NE side) and walk east on L Street for three blocks. Turn left at 15th Street and walk one block north to Loews Madison Hotel.  For more information regarding fares and to plan your trip via Metro, please visit Metro's web site at: http://www.wmata.com/.

Taxi fare from Washington Reagan National Airport (DCA) should cost less than $20.

If driving, the Loews Madison Hotel offers valet parking.  Please contact the hotel for parking details and rates.

Conference Sponsorship:

Interested in supporting DCSPE and getting recognition for your company with engineers from across the Eastern United States?

We expect more than 200 professional engineer leaders from the Eastern United States to participate in this event.  This is an unprecendeted opportunity for you to place youy name and message in front of them.  This is also a great opportunity for your company to receive exposure and help to support a worthy cause.  As a participating sponsor you will receive:

  • Reference in all promotional materials
  • Opportunity to include branded item in participant gift bags
  • Sponsor recognition signage at the event
  • Reserved table seating

Various levels of Conference sponsorship are available. Details of the sponsorship opportunities are available at the following link:

 

Additional Information:

For additional information or questions regarding the NSPE 2013 Northeast Regional Meeting or Mid-Atlantic Engineers Conference, please contact:

Sam Wilson, PE, Conference Chairman, by telephone at (202) 439-1561 or via email at sgw@sgwengineers.com.

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