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January 17th Luncheon - Speaker TBD
Jan
17
11:30 AM11:30

January 17th Luncheon - Speaker TBD

CLICK HERE: Luncheon Attendee and Sponsor Registration
from 20.00

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Please join us at our January 17th Chapter Luncheon.  We are still working to confirm the speaker, but please register to secure your space now!

Agenda:

• Registration/Networking: 11:30 - 12:00
• Lunch/Key Note Speech/Q&A: 12:00 - 13:15

Location:  PLEASE NOTE THE NEW LOCATION FOR OUR LUNCHEONS IS THE MARK CENTER HILTON (5000 Seminary Road, Alexandria, Virginia, 22311).  Please click here for a map.

The room for this month's luncheon is the Walnut room.  Please see this LINK for a map of the hotel's conference center and luncheon room. 

Parking:  The Mark Center Hilton has a pay garage.  The parking fee for luncheon attendees is $8.  At luncheon check-in, please ask for the discounted $8 parking pass.  

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Save the Date....Chapter Golf Tournament!!!
May
13
8:00 AM08:00

Save the Date....Chapter Golf Tournament!!!

Please save the date (Monday, May 13, 2019) for our annual Chapter golf tournament.  The tournament will be held at Andrews Air Force Base and will be the kick-off event to celebrate National Transportation Week 2019!  We will open team registration in February or March 2019.  If you are interested in sponsoring the event please email ndtadcinfo@gmail.com. 

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Dec
12
6:00 PM18:00

Holiday Happy Hour!

Please join us on Wednesday, Dec. 12th for our Chapter Holiday Happy Hour Celebration at Sine Irish Pub! No RSVP IS necessary…just show up around 6PM to enjoy some food, drinks, and networking with other transportation professionals.

We will also be holding our Chapter board meeting from approx. 5-6PM in a reserved room at the restaurant. If you are interested in learning more about our organization and upcoming events we’d love if you could attend the board meeting…open to all!

We hope to see you there!

Jared Andrews
NDTA DC Chapter President
jandrews@lmi.org
703-350-7358(C)

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November 15th Luncheon - COL Kevin Baird (Director of Transportation, OSD Logistics)
Nov
15
11:30 AM11:30

November 15th Luncheon - COL Kevin Baird (Director of Transportation, OSD Logistics)

CLICK HERE: Luncheon Attendee and Sponsor Registration
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Please join us at our November 15th Chapter Luncheon with COL Kevin Baird, the Director of Transportation for the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD), as our speaker.  We will also be collecting toys at the luncheon in support of the Marine Corps Toys for Tots Foundation.  Please bring a toy to the luncheon in support of a great cause!

 COL Kevin Baird, Director of Transportation (OSD Logistics)

COL Kevin Baird, Director of Transportation (OSD Logistics)

COL Baird will provide an overview of some of the Department's key transportation policies and initiatives.  Topics will include the Department's efforts to improve the household goods program and installation access for DoD's contracted commercial motor carriers, the Transportation Directorate's role in the Category Management of Transportation and Logistics Services across the federal government, and the role of commercial partners in supporting military operations.   

COL Baird's other assignments have included the FORSCOM & TRADOC Liaison Officer at the Pentagon and Battalion Commander, 53rd Transportation Battalion, 7th Transportation Brigade (Expeditionary).

COL Baird holds a BE in Civil Engineering from Vanderbilt University and an MS in Theater Operations from the School of Advanced Military Studies.  He also completed a fellowship at the Centre for International and Defense Policy at Queen's University in Canada.

Agenda:

• Registration/Networking: 11:30 - 12:00
• Lunch/Key Note Speech/Q&A: 12:00 - 13:15

Location:  PLEASE NOTE THE NEW LOCATION FOR OUR LUNCHEONS IS THE MARK CENTER HILTON (5000 Seminary Road, Alexandria, Virginia, 22311).  Please click here for a map.

The room for this month's luncheon is the Beech room located in main section of the hotel.  Please see this LINK for a map of the hotel's conference center and luncheon room. 

Parking:  The Mark Center Hilton has a pay garage.  The parking fee for luncheon attendees is $8.  At luncheon check-in, please ask for the discounted $8 parking pass. 

We will be collecting toys at the November luncheon in support of the Marine Corps Toys for Tots Foundation.  Please bring a toy to the luncheon in support of a great cause! 

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October Monthly Luncheon - Mr. Anthony Fisher (MARAD)
Oct
18
11:30 AM11:30

October Monthly Luncheon - Mr. Anthony Fisher (MARAD)

!PLEASE NOTE THE NEW LOCATION FOR OUR LUNCHEONS IS THE MARK CENTER HILTON (5000 Seminary Road, Alexandria, Virginia, 22311)

Please join us for the next Chapter luncheon to be held on Thursday, October 18, 2018.  Our keynote speaker will be Mr. Anthony Fisher, the Maritime Administration’s Deputy Associate Administrator for Commercial Sealift. 

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Anthony Fisher, a member of the Senior Executive Service, became the Maritime Administration’s Deputy Associate Administrator for Commercial Sealift in March of 2016.

In this capacity, Mr. Fisher provides leadership and oversight to the Office of Sealift Support, which includes the Maritime Security Program (MSP), the Voluntary Intermodal Sealift Agreements (VISA), the Vessel Transfer Program, and the Mariner Medals and Flag Programs; and to the Office of Cargo and Commercial Sealift, which administers Cargo Preference and oversees domestic shipping under the Jones Act.

Mr. Fisher comes to MARAD from the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) where he developed transportation policy for the Agency’s food assistance programs. He previously served as the Congressional Liaison for President Obama’s Feed the Future initiative, and as a member of the Energy and Economic assistance Working Group (EEWG) responsible for negotiating the disablement of North Korea’s nuclear facilities and material nonproliferation efforts under the “Six-Party” diplomatic process.

Prior to joining USAID in 2005, Mr. Fisher represented U.S. and foreign government agencies, non-governmental organizations, and private sector clients as a charterer’s broker, serving as an intermediary between cargo and vessel owners in the negotiation of ocean transportation contracts. A licensed merchant marine deck officer, Mr. Fisher has sailed onboard U.S.-flag container, roll-on / roll-off, breakbulk, and tanker vessels.

Agenda:

• Registration/Networking: 11:30 - 12:00
• Lunch/Key Note Speech/Q&A: 12:00 - 13:15

Location:  Hilton Alexandria Mark Center, 5000 Seminary Road, Alexandria, Virginia, 22311 

The room for this month's luncheon is the Arbors room located at the bottom of the escalator from the lobby.  Please see this link for a map of the hotel's conference center and luncheon room.  http://www3.hilton.com/resources/media/hi/DCAAHHF/pdf/DCAAH.Floorplans.May10.pdf 

Parking:  The Mark Center Hilton has a pay garage.  The parking fee for luncheon attendees is $8.  At luncheon check-in, please ask for the discounted $8 parking pass.

The October Luncheon is now full and registration is closed.  You can attend the luncheon as a walk-in and listen to the speaker, but we cannot guarantee a plated lunch.  Apologies for any inconvenience.  

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September Monthly Luncheon (LUNCHEON IS FULL, REGISTRATION NOW CLOSED)
Sep
20
11:30 AM11:30

September Monthly Luncheon (LUNCHEON IS FULL, REGISTRATION NOW CLOSED)

  • Hilton Alexandria Mark Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

!PLEASE NOTE THE NEW LOCATION FOR OUR LUNCHEONS IS THE MARK CENTER HILTON (5000 Seminary Road, Alexandria, Virginia, 22311)

We are partnering with Hotel Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) for the next Chapter luncheon to be held on Thursday, September 20, 2018.  

Our keynote speakers will be Ms. Lori Leffler from the Defense Travel Management Office  (DTMO) and Ms. Jennifer Miller from the GSA Travel Office.  Come enjoy a great meal and hear the latest and greatest on the DoD and Federal travel market!

Agenda:

• Registration/Networking: 11:30 - 12:00
• Lunch/Key Note Speech/Q&A: 12:00 - 13:15

Location:  Hilton Alexandria Mark Center, 5000 Seminary Road, Alexandria, Virginia, 22311 

The room for this month's luncheon is the Arbors room located at the bottom of the escalator from the lobby.  Please see this link for a map of the hotel's conference center and luncheon room.  http://www3.hilton.com/resources/media/hi/DCAAHHF/pdf/DCAAH.Floorplans.May10.pdf 

Parking:  The Mark Center Hilton has a pay garage.  The parking fee for luncheon attendees is $8.  At luncheon check-in, please ask for the discounted $8 parking pass.

Register Now By Clicking Link Below!
SEPTEMBER LUNCHEON IS FULL…REGISTRATION NOW CLOSED

NOTE:  After clicking the link below, please add only 1 attendee at a time and then hit “Add to Cart”.  To add additional attendees, continue adding attendees one at a time and select “Add to Cart” for each.  When finished adding all attendees, please select the “Cart” button on the top right section of the navigation pane to complete checkout. 

If you’d prefer to register and pay by check or credit card at the door the day of the luncheon please email ndtadcinfo@gmail.com confirming your attendance. 

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