Thursday, April 27, 2023, 5:00 p.m. to Friday, April 28, 2023, 2:00 p.m.
Q: Is my attendance transferrable?
A: Due to limited in-person capacity, your confirmed attendance is not transferrable. If you are unable to attend, please email email@example.com.
Q: Can I invite colleagues or peers?
A: Due to limited in-person capacity, we are not able to extend additional invitations to colleagues.
Q: Can I attend virtually?
A: This year’s Summit is exclusively in person.
Q: What is the recommended dress for the Summit?
A: All Summit events are business casual with the exception of Thursday evening’s event, when we kick it up a notch to “cocktail casual” (jeans are ok!). We recommend bringing a light jacket or sweater as Thursday evening’s event is partially outdoors. Weather permitting, the evening event will be held outdoors on a grassy area, so bring a light jacket/sweater/wrap and comfortable dancing shoes. We are offering an optional guided walk around the nearby Tidal Basin and select monuments on Friday morning before the program begins. If you would like to participate, please bring comfortable walking clothes and shoes.
Q: What meals will be included?
A: All meals during the event will be included.
Q: What if I have special dietary requests or need other accommodations?
A: Please let us know of any requested accommodations or special dietary restrictions in advance of the Summit by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Q: What if I must cancel my attendance?
A: If you are unable to attend, please email email@example.com as soon as possible so we can add someone from our waiting list. If you extended your stay at the Salamander Washington, D.C., beyond Thursday night, please contact the hotel directly to cancel your additional nights.
Q: What COVID protocols will be followed?
A: City, state, and Salamander Washington, D.C., health protocols in effect at the time of the Summit will be followed. Masks will be optional during the Summit.
Hotel and Surrounds
Q: What is the host hotel for the Summit?
A: Salamander Washington, D.C., 1330 Maryland Ave. SW, Washington, D.C. 20024, Front Desk: 202.787.6170.
Q: If I drive to the Summit, where should I park?
A: Parking is available on site at your own cost. Overnight parking is $71. For more information on parking: 202.787.6666.
Q: Is Blank Rome making my hotel reservation?
A: Unless you request otherwise, all attendees’ hotel for the night of Thursday, April 27 will be booked for you by Blank Rome. Please let us know if you do not need this reservation.
Q: What if I want to extend my stay?
A: If you would like to extend your stay at the Salamander Washington, D.C., beyond Thursday night, please contact the hotel directly to make arrangements.
Q: What if I need accommodations?
A: Please let us know of any requested accommodations in advance of the Summit by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Q: What if I need to cancel my hotel?
A: If you are unable to attend or do not need a hotel reservation, please email email@example.com. If you extended your stay at the Salamander Washington, D.C., beyond Thursday night, please contact the hotel directly to cancel your additional nights.
Q: What is the best transportation from the airport to the hotel?
A: Salamander Washington, D.C., is 12 minutes from Ronald Reagan National Airport (DCA) and 15 minutes from Union Station. Airport transfers can be arranged at your own cost through the hotel front desk: 202.787.6170.
A: Ideally located near all of Washington, D.C.’s major attractions, Salamander Washington, D.C., enjoys an ideal setting close to Capitol Hill. Exuding a sense of comfortable luxury, its spacious hotel rooms, elevated culinary experiences, and world-class spa make it the perfect location. Read more here.
Q: What is there to do in the area surrounding the hotel?
A: Conveniently located in the center of the city, Salamander Washington, D.C., is within walking distance of many of Washington, D.C.’s most famous attractions.
- Walking distance to cherished monuments such as; the Jefferson Memorial, Washington Monument, National Museum of African American History and Culture, and Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial
- Take the footbridge to District Wharf for waterfront activities and the Water Taxi
- Located two blocks from the National Mall, Smithsonian Castle, U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, National Museum of Air & Space, and The Freer | Sackler Galleries
- 1.5 miles or 20-minute walk to the White House
- Close to shopping and dining in the Georgetown, Penn Quarter and Chinatown neighborhoods
- Minutes to the Capital One Arena, DAR Constitution Hall, Nationals Park, The Anthem, Warner Theatre, National Theatre, Arena Stage, and the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Q: What is the schedule of the Summit?
A: See the summit program here.
Q: Can I attend just parts of the Summit?
A: We would love for you to immerse yourself in the Summit experience. We understand that things come up. If you need to step away, please do so and join us again as soon as you are able.
Q: Will there be a recording I can watch following the Summit?
A: This year’s Summit is exclusively in person. We do not plan to record the Summit for later viewing.
Q: Will photos be taken during the Summit?
A. We will be taking photos during the Summit for use on our social media platforms, firm communications, and website. If you do not want your photo disseminated, please inform a Blank Rome representative or the photographer. We encourage you to share your own Summit photos and commentary on social media using #BlankRomeWomen.
Q: How can I share my contact information with other attendees?
A: Easily connect using your personalized LinkedIn QR code. Read more here.