REGISTRATION: After you have your room assignment, program registration begins at 4:30pm in the hotel lobby, where you will pick up your Welcome packets including your name tag and up-to-date schedule
Dinner: 6:00pm Enjoy a buffet dinner in the hotel restaurant. Begin getting to know your fellow participants and find out what you share beyond a love of lifelong learning and discovery.Evening: ORIENTATION: Review the itinerary with your Group Leader, then enjoy an indroductory lecture on the Foreign Service.
Lodging: Savoy Suites HotelMeals Included: Dinner
Speakers are active or retired diplomats who are experts on each topic. So that the subjects and areas being discussed will be as current and relevant as possible, speakers are not finalized until a few weeks before the start of the programLunch: Enjoy a lunch buffet in the hotel restaurant.Afternoon: LECTURE from 1:00-2:30pm
FREE AFTERNOON: You’ll have free time from 2:30-6:00pm to explore our nation’s capital on your own. We highly recommend some of the neighborhood attractions such as Washington National Cathedral, Dumbarton Oaks museum and gardens, and Embassy Row.Dinner: Enjoy a dinner buffet at the hotel restaurant.Evening: EVENING LECTURE:Lodging: Savoy Suites HotelMeals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Afterwards, go inside an embassy and meet with diplomats to gain a deeper unstanding of embassy functionality.Lunch: We will enjoy lunch and a tour at the historic DACOR Bacon House in downtown Washington, DC.Afternoon: Free afternoon & eveningDinner: Dinner on your ownEvening: Free eveningLodging: Savoy Suites HotelMeals Included: Breakfast, Lunch