VBA/ABA Washington Summit
Advance the Policy Discussion and Hear from Key Policymakers

Conference/Seminar/School Matt Bruning Henry Watkins

Get ahead of what’s to come in this election year at the VBA/ABA Washington Summit. You’ll have your finger on the pulse of policymakers on Capitol Hill, at the regulatory agencies, and in the White House. 

Your participation can have a direct impact on public policy discussions that affect our industry, customers and communities. 

  • Advance the policy discussion. Hear about key policy issues from the lawmakers who put them into action, including Virginia members of Congress.
  • Network with the best. Numerous opportunities to meet and reconnect with bankers from across the country.
  • Free for every banker. Encourage young leaders, directors, and colleagues from all areas of your bank to attend and engage in banking advocacy. 

Summit Agenda

This year’s event will include the Mutual Community Bank Forum, Women and Allies Forum, Emerging Leaders Forum, and networking receptions.

You can view the full program details and agenda here.

Agenda Overview

Sunday, March 17th

  • Mutual Community Bank Forum Registration, Reception and Dinner

Monday, March 18th

  • Washington Summit Registration
  • Mutual Community Bank Forum General Sessions
  • Women and Allies Forum (morning)
  • Emerging Leaders Forum (morning, beginning after the Women and Allies Forum, and afternoon)
  • Opening Reception

Tuesday, March 19th

  • Washington Summit Registration
  • Washing Summit General Session (morning)
  • Capital Hill Visits (afternoon)
  • 5:00-7:00 p.m. – VBA/MBA Joint Capitol Reception

Wednesday, March 20th

  • Washington Summit General Session

Registration Information

Registration for the Summit is free – click here to register today. Registered attendees will have access to both the in-person sessions as well as the virtual Emerging Leaders Forum and Washing Summit General Sessions.

By registering for this event, you are agreeing to the ABA event policies.

Hotel Information

Marriott Marquis Washington, DC
901 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20001

Rooms are available for $353 per night. Click here to make your hotel reservation by February 23 to take advantage of the ABA preferred rates.