GBTA Legislative Summit 2019

May 14-16 | Washington, D.C.

Help us set the direction of business travel legislation! In 2018, GBTA teamed with a group of passionate business travel professionals to pass legislation that will benefit our industry in the years to come. Since then, a new Congress has been elected, presenting a unique opportunity for the business travel industry to shape policy and to influence the upcoming Congressional agenda. Join us at the annual GBTA Legislative summit for your chance to:

  • Meet face-to-face with Senators and Representatives to share opinions and advocate for policies that support the business travel industry;
  • Learn about Congressional debates and outcomes that will impact the business travel industry;
  • Hear perspectives from Administration Officials and Members of Congress;
  • Connect with other industry professionals who want to make a difference; and
  • Gain an insider experience of the home of our Nation’s government.

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5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Opening Reception
POD DC – Crimson Whiskey Bar
627 H Street, NW Washington, DC 20001

6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Washington, D.C. Tour

Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, Rotunda Room
1300 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20004

8:00 am - 9:00 am

Breakfast and Networking

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Government Relations & Advocacy Education Sessions

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Networking Lunch

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Government Relations & Advocacy Education Sessions

2:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Transportation to Capitol Hill

3:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Capitol Hill Briefings with Congressional Officials

5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Closing Reception

9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Meetings with Members of Congress on Capitol Hill

Registration Rates

Registration Type

Standard Rates

GBTA Members




Allied GBTA Membership + Legislative Summit


Direct GBTA Membership + Legislative Summit


Government, Non-Profit or Educator Membership + Legislative Summit


* Attendees will be assigned differing meeting times depending on their Congress member(s); we ask that all attendees try to remain in D.C. until 5:00pm to allow the scheduling of meeting with Representatives and Senators

Attendee Experience


Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
1300 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20004
Rotunda Room

Walking Directions


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