Washington, D.C. Chapter Updates

Washington DC TCC Meetup, March 6-8, 2020

We are welcoming TCC members from around the world for a social weekend.

Our base is the Marriott Marquis, and the attached Walter E. Washington Convention Center in downtown.

We start off with a Friday welcome dinner.

Saturday and Sunday we start each day with a breakfast event with several speakers giving short, practical talks on key TCC destinations and travel tips.

During the day Saturday and Sunday, every attendee gets a two-day pass to the Travel & Adventure Show, with speakers such as Paul Theroux and Pauline Frommer. We have additional DC activities in the works, too!

Saturday evening we will have a group dinner.

All the venues are within walking distance of the convention center.

Registration:

Member registration costs $120 ($140 for guests) and includes:

For early arrivals, the Friday welcome dinner is $50 ($60 for guests).

Click to download DC Meetup Registration form [PDF format] » 

Hotel (optional):

Attendees are welcome to book their own accommodation.
We have a room block for $179/night at the Marriott Marquis (901 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20001).

Click this link to book your room (no later than Feb. 14, 2020)

Schedule:

Friday, March 6 (optional add-on)

    • Welcome dinner: 6:00 – 9:00 pm

Saturday, March 7

    • Group breakfast and presentations: 8:30 a.m. to  10:30 a.m.
    • Attend Travel & Adventure Show: show hours 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    • Group dinner: 6 to 9 p.m.

Sunday, March 8

    • Group breakfast and presentations: 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
    • Attend Travel & Adventure Show: show hours 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    • Informal departure gathering: 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. (not included in registration, pay for what you consume)

Questions?

Contact Stefan Krasowski at stefan@rapidtravelchai.com.

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