2017 Fall Meeting

Fall Meeting Details

Hotel Reservations

Steeped in History and Rich with Stories, The Mayflower is a capital classic freshly rendered landmark Hotel that brings timeless elegance and contemporary style to its role as a vibrant host to the city. Reservations are now open for the EMA 2017 Fall Meeting....

2017 Fall Meeting Registration

Registration is now open for the EMA 2017 Fall Meeting, October 25 – 28, 2017 at The Mayflower Hotel, Washington, DC. Download the Brochure and Registration form for more information.

Attendee List

See who's coming to the Fall Meeting.

EMA Capitol Hill Day

EMA is delighted to have the 2017 Fall Meeting in Washington D.C. In order to make excellent use of this venue, we would like our membership to meet with U. S. Senators and U. S. Congressional Representatives (or their staff) to emphasize the importance of postal reform. A special page has been created for Hill visit participants to get background information and talking points. It can be accessed at this link. You can review the recording from the latest webinar here.

Opening Keynote Speaker

The Honorable Claire McCaskill, United States Senate, began her service in the Senate in 2006. She is the Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs and is very familiar with the Postal Service and its operations. She is also a member of the Armed Services Committee and the Senate Finance Committee. Senator McCaskill will speak about the current state of and prospects for postal reform in Congress.

Optional Activities

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

A Monumental Evening – The National Mall Monuments and Memorials Tour
7:30 pm – 9:30 pm; $65 per person
No trip to Washington, D.C. would be complete without a Monuments and Memorials Tour at Night – explore these works of art dedicated to American Heroes. This guided tour covers the following areas: the Washington Monument, Jefferson Memorial, FDR Memorial, Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, Lincoln Memorial, the White House, and the World War II, Korea, and Vietnam War Memorials.

Friday, October 27, 2017

Library of Congress and VIP Tour of U.S. Capitol
9:30 am – 1:30 p....

Social/Networking Events

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

First Time Attendee/New Member Orientation & Reception
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

New members, prospects, first-time attendees and spouses are invited to attend this special orientation. You will receive a brief overview of the Association from the EMA and GEA leadership. Following the orientation, there will be a reception where you can mix and mingle with the EMA leadership, committee chairs and hosts.

Welcome Receptions
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

All attendees are invited to the Welcome Reception. This is a great way to begin your meeting experience. Come meet colleagues and make new contacts.

Industry Partners Party

Friday, October 27, 2017
EMA Speakeasy Lounge
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Do you know the password to get into "Club EMA"? - A speakeasy where you can unwind, do a little bit of gambling, enjoy smooth whisky and soulful Blues. It's the most exclusive party in town! If you would like to get in the spirit of the evening, the suggested dress is 20's attire, flapper dresses, pearls and feathered headbands for the women and Gangster suites, suspenders and fedora's for the men.