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FMA's 80th National Convention & Management Training Seminar

Federal Managers -- Leading from the Front

March 11 - 14, 2018
Alexandria, Virginia

Sunday, March 11: Delegate Registration
Registration and Executive Board Meeting

Monday, March 12: General Session, Internal Business
Keynote Address: TBD
Officers' Reports
Actively participate in setting FMA's agenda for interacting with Congress and the Administration.
Cast a vote for the next National President and National Secretary.
Consider Resolutions and review FMA's Issue Briefs in preparation for visiting Capitol Hill.

Tuesday, March 13: Management Training Seminar
Keynote Address: TBD
Awards Luncheon

FMA Training Seminars are aligned with the OPM’s Senior Executive Service Executive Core Qualifications (Leading Change, Leading People, Results Driven, Business Acumen, Building Coalitions) and the underlying fundamental core competencies.

Wednesday, March 14: Day on the Hill, Closing Reception
Armed with the Association's Issue Briefs, delegates meet with their members of Congress. This is your opportunity to voice your concerns and suggestions as a federal employee. Let your representatives know that you are a voting constituent. Finish the day by relaxing and discussing your Capitol Hill visits at the Closing Reception.

Convention Registration Fee*

Early Bird Registration Rate: $650
*Registration fee includes Breakfast, Break Refreshments, Training Seminar, Tuesday Luncheon and Closing Reception

Training Only Fees**
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
FMA Member Rate: $275
Non-FMA Member Rate: $375 (includes one year of FMA Membership)

**Training Only fee includes Training Seminar, Breakfast, Break Refreshments and Lunch


Hotel Information
Hilton Alexandria Mark Center
5000 Seminary Road
Alexandria, VA 22314

Hotel Reservations
(877) 783-8258
$209 single or double(rates guaranteed through Feb. 23)
Be sure to mention FMA when registering


Cancellation Policy
By submitting your registration, you are agreeing to the following:

All registrations are transferable. In the event that you cannot attend, please send a colleague in your place. If this is not an option, a fee of $100 will be assessed if registration is cancelled by February 9, 2018. Fifty percent of the registration fee is assessed if cancelling through February 23, 2018. No refunds will be issued after February 24, 2018. All cancellations must be in written form.

To request a cancellation, or to make any registration changes, please notify FMA at info@fedmanagers.org.

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