Washington Hilton
1919 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20009 

DSO
February 21-24, 2017

Washington Conference
February 26-March 1, 2017

Alternative Parking Options – Parking Panda

THE AMERICAN LEGION

2017 WASHINGTON CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

**All meetings at Washington Hilton unless otherwise noted**

Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Evening DSO Voluntary Session
Capital Hilton, Congressional Room, Second Floor
7:00PM – 9:00PM

Wednesday, February 22, 2017
DSO Registration
Capital Hilton, Capital Terrace, Second Floor
6:45AM – 7:30AM

Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Department Service Officer School - Track I and Track II
Capital Hilton, Senate Room, Second Floor
8:00AM – 5:00PM

Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Department Service Officer School - Track III
Capital Hilton, Congressional Room, Second Floor
8:00AM – 9:00PM

Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Evening DSO Voluntary Session
Jefferson, Concourse Level
7:00PM – 9:00PM

Thursday, February 23, 2017
Department Service Officer School - Track I and Track II
Lincoln, Concourse Level
8:00AM – 5:00PM

Thursday, February 23, 2017
Department Service Officer School - Track III
Jefferson, Concourse Level
8:00AM – 9:00PM

Thursday, February 23, 2017
Boots to Business Workshop Day 1
Georgetown East, Concourse Level
9:00AM – 5:00PM

Thursday, February 23, 2017
Credentialing Roundtable
Georgetown West, Concourse Level
9:00AM – 7:00PM

Thursday, February 23, 2017
Financial Planning
Coats, Terrace Level
3:00PM – 5:00PM

Thursday, February 23, 2017
DSO Conference Reception
Cabinet, Concourse Level
5:30PM – 7:30PM

Thursday, February 23, 2017
Evening DSO Voluntary Session
Jefferson, Concourse Level
7:00PM – 9:00PM

Friday, February 24, 2017 – Wednesday, March 1, 2017
National Staff Offices – The American Legion
Fairchild, Terrace Level
8:00AM – 4:30PM daily (except Wednesday- closes at 10:00am)

Friday, February 24, 2017 – Wednesday, March 1, 2017
National Finance Office
Du Pont, Terrace Level
8:00AM – 4:30PM daily (except Wednesday- closes at 10:00am)

Friday, February 24, 2017
Department Service Officer School - Track I and Track II
Lincoln, Concourse Level
8:00AM – 5:00PM

Friday, February 24, 2017
Department Service Officer School - Track III

Jefferson, Concourse Level
8:00AM – 9:00PM

Friday, February 24, 2017
Resume Workshop
Georgetown West, Concourse Level
9:00AM – 1:00PM

Friday, February 24, 2017
Small Business Taskforce Meeting
Columbia 1, Terrace Level
8:00AM – 12:00PM

Friday, February 24, 2017
Small Business Accelerated Workshop
Columbia 1, Terrace Level
1:00PM – 5:00PM

Friday, February 24, 2017
Boots to Business Workshop Day 2
Columbia 2, Terrace Level
8:00AM – 5:00PM

Friday, February 24, 2017
Hiring Our Heroes Career Fair
International Terrace, Terrace Level
1:00PM – 4:00PM

Friday, February 24, 2017
Veterans Business and Networking Summit Reception
Georgetown West, Concourse Level
5:00PM – 7:00PM

Friday, February 24, 2017
Evening DSO Voluntary Session
Jefferson, Concourse Level
7:00PM – 9:00PM

Saturday, February 25, 2017 - Monday, February 27, 2017
Emblem Sales
Concourse Foyer

Saturday, February 25, 2017 - Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Department Fundraising
Concourse Foyer

Saturday, February 25, 2017 - Tuesday, February 28, 2017
NALPA
Concourse Foyer

Sunday, February 26, 2017 -Tuesday, February 28, 2017
USAA
Concourse Foyer

Sunday, February 26, 2017
Department Leadership Meeting
Columbia 9 & 10, Terrace Level
12:00PM – 2:00PM

Sunday, February 26, 2017
National Vice Commander Breakout Sessions
Central Region – Columbia 9 & 10, Terrace Level (use existing set)
Midwest Region – Columbia 11 & 12, Terrace Level
Southeast Region – Jefferson East, Concourse Level
Northeast Region –IBR East, Concourse Level
Western Region - Monroe, Concourse Level
12:45PM – 1:45PM

Sunday, February 26, 2017
Emblem Sales Meeting
Georgetown West, Concourse Level
1:30PM – 3:15PM

Sunday, February 26, 2017
Department of Colorado
Cabinet, Concourse Level
2:30PM – 4:00PM

Sunday, February 26, 2017
Candidates Reception
American Legion Post 136, Greenbelt, MD
4:00PM – 6:00PM
Buses load at Terrace Level from 3:00PM – 4:00PM

Sunday, February 26, 2017
Department of Minnesota Meeting
Columbia 9 & 10, Terrace Level
5:30PM – 7:00PM

Sunday, February 26, 2017
PDCC Executive Committee Meeting
Jefferson East, Concourse Level
8:00PM – 9:00PM

Monday, February 27, 2017
ANAVICUS Breakfast
International Ballroom West, Concourse Level
7:00AM – 9:00AM

Monday, February 27, 2017
Marketing Commission
Jefferson East, Concourse Level
8:30AM – 4:00PM

Monday, February 27, 2017
Veterans Affairs & Rehabilitation Commission
Lincoln, Concourse Level  
8:30AM – 5:00PM

Monday, February 27, 2017
Veterans Employment & Education Commission 
Jefferson West, Concourse Level
8:30AM – 3:30PM

Monday, February 27, 2017
Finance Commission
Georgetown West, Concourse Level
9:00AM – 1:00PM

Monday, February 27, 2017
National Security Commission
International Ballroom East, Concourse Level
9:00AM – 5:30PM

Monday, February 27, 2017
Legislative Commission
Georgetown East, Concourse Level
9:00AM – 3:00PM

Monday, February 27, 2017
Wives’ Luncheon/Outing
9:15AM – 2:30PM
Buses load at Terrace Level

Monday, February 27, 2017
Southern Caucus Screening Committee
Embassy, Terrace Level
11:00AM – 2:00PM 

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Commander’s Call & “Know Before You Go”
International Ballrooms East and Center, Concourse Level
8:00AM – 11:15AM

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Women Veterans Focus Panel
Georgetown, Concourse Level
8:00AM – 5:30PM

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Homeless Veterans Site Visit
Off-site Location TBD
10:00AM - 2:00PM
Buses load at Terrace Level, 10:00AM

Wednesday, March 1, 2017
The American Legion & Harriet Fulbright Institute Policy Panel & Luncheon
Georgetown, Concourse Level
11:30AM – 5:30PM

Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Commander’s Testimony Live Viewing Session
International Ballroom East, Concourse Level
8:00AM – 4:00PM  (Time is subject to change)

Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Commander’s Testimony
LOCATION TBD
TIME TBD (Testimony)
Buses load at Terrace Level, Time TBD

Conference Adjourn

Schedule is subject to change without notice