2017 Pre-Conference Professional Development Workshops

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

SBCA will once again be offering pre-conference professional development workshops on the day before our annual conference begins.

The list of 2017 workshop offerings, along with preliminary descriptions, agendas and fees, is available here

Workshop registration includes break refreshments, along with a networking reception on Wednesday evening following the afternoon workshops. Individuals registered for both a morning and an afternoon workshop are also provided lunch. Fees are used in part to cover food and alcoholic beverages for the activities mentioned above. 

Venue and Hotel Information

*** Please note that, due to a city-wide major convention, many hotel rooms across the District will be unavailable and/or priced higher than usual. We encourage you to make your reservation at one of our block hotels as early as possible to guarantee a room. ***

Venue: The Marvin Center at the George Washington University (red pin in the map below)

800 21st St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20052

Hotels:

The University Inn (blue pin in the map below) -- BLOCK FULL

824 New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington, DC 20037

Key Bridge Marriott ($189/night) (yellow pin in the map below) -- BLOCK DEADLINE EXTENDED

1401 Lee Highway, Arlington, VA 22209

Rooms in the SBCA block can be reserved for $189/night using this link: SBCA room reservations. The deadline for booking a room in the block is February 24, 2017.

 

2017 Workshop Subcommittee

  • Gary VanLandingham, Chair (Florida State University)
  • Susan Dudley (The George Washington University)
  • Lynn Karoly (RAND Corporation)
  • Lisa Robinson (Harvard University)
  • Aylin Sertkaya (Eastern Research Group, Inc.)
  • Kip Viscusi (Vanderbilt University)
  • Darcy White (The Pew Charitable Trusts)