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IFDA’s Premier Advocacy Event

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June 11-13, 2024

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The Thompson — Washington, DC 20003

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JUNE 11—13, 2024 

IFDA’s premier advocacy event, the Washington Insight Conference, is back! Join us in Washington D.C. to brief lawmakers on the issues that matter most to your business, showcase all that foodservice distributors do Beyond Delivery, and elevate our dynamic industry on Capitol Hill.

This conference is FREE to attend, but space is limited, so register today!

Lobby Day

During the conference, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Engage directly with your lawmakers and key staff to educate them about the foodservice distribution industry 
  • Gain insights into IFDA’s policy and government affairs priorities, what’s happening in Congress, key issues that may affect your business, and the 2024 elections
  • Network with peers at the stunning Thompson Washington D.C. hotel, an exclusive venue near the U.S. Capitol, and special evening events 
  • Walk away from the conference armed with a better understanding of how to build effective relationships with your lawmakers and shape policy

Meeting Schedule Overview

Tuesday, June 11, 2024

  • Mid-afternoon: Registration opens at 3:00 p.m.  
  • Early evening: Rooftop reception at the Thompson Washington D.C.
  • Evening: U.S. Capitol tour with group photograph

Wednesday, June 12, 2024

  • Morning: Speakers and briefings near the Capitol  
  • Afternoon: Visits with lawmakers at the U.S. Capitol Complex
  • Evening: Congressional Baseball Game at Washington Nationals Stadium (optional) 

Thursday, June 13

  • Morning: Speakers and briefings at the Thompson Washington D.C.
  • Late morning: Closing 

Hotel Information

The Thompson Washington D.C., located at 221 Tingey Street SE; Washington, DC 20003, featuring a lovely rooftop with iconic views of the city.

The room block expired at 5:00 p.m. Eastern on Friday, May 17, 2024. Please contact [email protected] to book a room at The Thompson. Reservations will be on a space available basis. 

Thompson Building