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DRI 2020 Summit

DRI 2020 Summit


Join us during our 60th anniversary year for DRI's 2020 Summit, October 21-24, at the Washington Hilton Hotel. Business is coming, are you? The DRI 2020 Summit is where lawyers and the business they serve will come together for days of networking, education, and more. We have planned a week of outstanding speakers and presentations, and many exciting networking opportunities -- all just for you.  Stay tuned, more announcements are coming regarding the program to include education offerings, speakers, and networking opportunities.  You don't want to miss the DRI 2020 Summit, October 21-24 in Washington, DC.

Click here to watch the DRI 2020 Summit video.

*Earn up to 8 hours of CLE credit including up to 1 hour of ethics credit.

*Get involved---join your substantive law committee colleagues for committee CLE presentations, business meetings, and other activities.

Save $200 when you register on or before September 21!  Registration fee includes; Admission to all CLE programs; Admission to all non-ticketed events; Email with link to DRI 2020 Summit course materials; Access to the DRI App; Continental breakfast each morning; Refreshment breaks; Networking receptions; Opportunity to purchase tickets to the Diversity and Inclusion and Women in the Law Committees Networking Luncheon and the President's Gala when DRI Honors Its New President, Board Members, and Top Volunteers. To ensure that your name is listed in the DRI 2020 Summit App in advance of the meeting, DRI must receive your registration on or before October 14. Registrations received after October 14 will be processed on-site. In-house counsel are eligible for a reduced registration rate to the DRI 2020 Summit. In-house counsel is defined as a licensed attorney who is employed exclusively by a corporate or other private sector organization, for the purpose of providing legal representation and counsel only to that corporation, its affiliates and subsidiaries.

The DRI Philanthropic Activities Committee is pleased to announce the 11th Annual Silent Auction will be held October 21-22, 2020 in conjunction with the DRI 2020 Summit. Again this year, you can bid from the convenience of your smart phone. Please visit our online auction website to register and check out the outstanding variety of auction items. Please submit donations for the Silent Auction directly through our auction website. Or if you wish to submit your donation to the DRI office, please complete the donation form and return to the address listed on the form. Your donation will be a valuable contribution to this year’s event. Stay tuned for the opening of online bidding. Should you have any questions, please contact Tiffany Higgins by calling 312-698-6230 or email

Important Hotel Information
There are only two ways to make your hotel reservation for the DRI  2020 Summit, 1) calling the hotel directly at 202-483-3000, asking for the reservations department, and identifying you will be attending the DRI 2020 Summit or 2) clicking on the Book hotel button on this page and going through the hotel website.  If you are contacted by a hotel reservation company indicating they represent DRI and are calling or emailing to help you make your hotel reservation for the DRI 2020 Summit....Ignore It!  DRI has not engaged an outside company to represent DRI and assist with making hotel accommodations.

The registration fee is fully refundable for cancellations received on or before August 24, 2020. Cancellations received between August 25 and September 21 will receive a refund, less a $200 processing fee. No refunds will be issued for cancellations made after September 21.  All cancellations and requests for refunds must be made in writing. Substitutions may be made at any time without charge.  All refunds will be processed and mailed within four weeks of the conclusion of the DRI 2020 Summit.

DRI 2020 Summit Brochure with complete meeting details will be available in June.

10/21/2020 - 10/24/2020
Washington Hilton 1919 Connecticut Avenue, NW Washington, D.C. 20009



Wednesday, 21 October 2020

10/21/2020 7:00 AM - 10/24/2020 12:00 PM
7:00 AM

Friday, 23 October 2020

Diversity/Women's Networking Luncheon (Ticketed Event)
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
1:00 PM

President's Gala (Ticketed Event)
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 PM

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