As a government stay-friendly hotel near the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, the Capitol Hill Hotel is excited for the annual CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference taking place this March. Drawing some of the world’s foremost economic thinkers to America’s capital to discuss relevant topics and work with politicians in the spirit of affecting positive change, the conference carries incomparable social relevance and weight. At its core, however, the event is an exploration of industry landscape by an extremely involved and influential organization.
The Credit Union National Association is the biggest and best-known national trade association in the country. Working with more than 7,000 United States credit unions, CUNA represents the unions’ legal interests, works on public relations, provides education on credit unions and provides opportunities for industry related conversations.
The CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference is the organizations most widespread discussion starter and it begins with a series of well-regarded keynote speakers. Former White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer, will speak from his experience with communication management and damage control to address credit unions’ approach to sharing and managing information. Arianna Huffington, editor-in-chief- of the Huffington Post Media Group, will also speak alongside other notable figures, including Tom Ridge, former Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, and U.S. General Stanley McChrystal.
Bringing together a collection of great minds, the Governmental Affairs Conference will provide credit unions and relevant parties with a platform upon which to base a discussion of the country’s economic status and potential. Some of the conference’s formal discussions will focus on topics such as The Politics & Policies of Tax Reform and its Implications to Credit Unions, Philanthropy and Advocacy: Perfect Partners, and The State of the Economy.
To explore the conference and observe these well-curated discussions between industry leaders, head to Washington DC this March. Those already planning on attending can count on an easy commute and comfortable stay at the Capitol Hill Hotel.
What: CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference
March 8-12, 2015
Walter E. Washington Convention Center
801 Mt. Vernon Place NW
Washington, DC 20001