State Leadership Conference: Tuesday, February 28

Capitol Hill Visits: Wednesday, March 1

Welcome and thank you for visiting the National Association of Broadcasters' 2017 State Leadership Conference website! This annual event features a robust program where broadcasters hear from prominent federal policymakers and industry leaders, and where broadcasters meet with their legislators to discuss current issues affecting the industry. The conference is also a great opportunity to network with fellow broadcasters from across the country.

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We're pleased to announce that BMI recording artist, Bonnie Bishop, has been confirmed for the lunchtime entertainment. Read her bio


Please join us for the 2017 State Leadership Conference Reception from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 28, at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. The reception is free for all conference attendees. Non-conference attendees may purchase a ticket for $75 by using code RC31 during registration.

2017 Location

JW Marriott

JW Marriott Washington, DC
1331 Pennsylvania Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20004

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About Washington, D.C.

Need information about sightseeing and things to do in our nation's capital? View area restaurants or read The Washington Post's Visitor's Guide.


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2016 Photo Gallery

To view photos from the 2016 conference, click the links below.

State Leadership Conference
Sen. Schumer Event

2017 Sponsors