2020 Disability Policy Seminar

March 23 – 25, 2020 | Renaissance Hotel | Washington, DC


Disability Policy Seminar offers the opportunity for passionate advocates, self-advocates, experts, and
professionals in the field to come together and learn about key issues that affect them most. After two
days of training and learning, attendees head to Capitol Hill for a day of meetings with their Members of
Congress. The Arc co-hosts this conference with seven other national disability organizations.


The 2020 Disability Policy Seminar will be held at the Renaissance Hotel in downtown Washington, DC, and just minutes from Chinatown and a wide variety of dining options.


Renaissance Hotel

999 Ninth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001

Rate: $315.00

Reservations can be made online or by calling the hotel directly – 202.898.9000 and must be made by February 22, 2020 to receive the group rate. The rates for reservations made after this date cannot be guaranteed.


The following airlines are offering discounted flights to the Disability Policy Seminar. The Arc of the United States, nor its partners control the fares/discounts provided by these airlines. Discounts may not apply to all classes of service and travel dates may be restricted. Contact the airlines directly to learn more and secure discounted fares.


To book on-line, please click here to book your flights.
(You must use this link to secure discounted fares).

Reservations can also be made by calling
Delta Meeting Network® at 1.800.328.1111*.

Hours of Operation: Monday–Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. (CST)
Refer to Meeting Event Code: NMTY8

*Please note, there is not a service fee for reservations booked and ticketed via our reservation 800 number.


Visit united.com/meetingtravel and enter: ZJ2X425026
Discount will be applied at the time of ticketing.

Reservations can also be made by calling
United Meetings Reservations at 1.800.426.1122

Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. (CST)
Saturday and Sunday, 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (CST)


Monday, March 23, 2020 Tuesday, March 24, 2020 Wednesday, March 25, 2020
8:30 am – 9:30 am      Networking Breakfast

9:30 am – 9:45 am      Welcome

9:45 am – 11:00 am    Opening General Session

11:15 am – 12:30 pm Concurrent Sessions (4)

12:30 pm – 2:30 pm    Lunch on your own

2:45 pm – 4 :00 pm     Concurrent Sessions (4)

8:00 am – 9:00 am      Networking Breakfast

9:15 am – 10:30 am    General Session

10:30 am – 11:00 am  Break

11:00 am – 12:15 pm  Concurrent Sessions (4)

12:30 pm – 2:00 pm    State Caucus Lunch

2:15 pm – 3:30 pm      Concurrent Sessions (4)

3:45 pm – 5:00 pm      General Session

8:00 am – 9:30 am      Capitol Hill Breakfast Reception

All day–Hill Visits scheduled by the attendees

Partner Organizations

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Down Syndrom Congress
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Promotional Partners

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