Welcome Delegates!

Delegates will have the opportunity to meet with and talk to Washington insiders! Meet and network with members of Congress and your fellow business leaders. Discuss critical issues such as the economy, healthcare, small business, workforce, foreign trade and military affairs.

Delegate is responsible for airfare and hotel accommodations.

W Hotel Washington D.C.
Designated Hotel for FPL’s Washington Summit 2024 is Hotel Washington,
515 15th St NW, Washington, DC 20004

For details contact the Chamber at 954-462-6000 


May 13, 2024

8:00 – 3:30 pm
Optional Tours through the Holocaust Museum, White House, FBI, Bureau of Engraving, National Gallery of Art, African American

4:00 – 4:30 pm

“Check In” at Hotel Washington

Please check in and pick up Delegate materials on the first floor of Hotel Washington.
515 15th Street NW, Washington, DC 20004 

4:30 – 5:00 pm
Walk to the Washington Welcome Reception at Holland & Knight DC Offices.

5:00 – 6:00 pm
Rooftop Welcome Reception at Holland & Knight DC Offices

6:00 – 6:30 pm
Walk to Army and Navy Club
901 17th St. NW, Washington, DC 20006

*Dress Code: Gentlemen are required to wear a coat, tie and collared shirt.
*Ladies’ attire should be comparable. Denim and sneakers are not permitted.

6:30 – 8:30 pm

Delegate Dinner at the Army and Navy Club with Speaker

901 17th St. NW, Washington, DC 20006

8:45 pm
Delegates return to hotel or explore Washington, DC

May 14, 2024

8:30 – 9:00 am
Walk to H&K DC for Chamber Meetings
800 17th St NW Ste. 1100, Washington, DC 20006

9:00 – 9:30 am
Welcome & Breakfast

9:30 – 1:00 pm
Day 1: Delegate Meetings

1:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Working Lunch at H&K

1:30 – 2:00 pm
Travel to Hotel Washington

515 15th Street NW, Washington, DC 20004 

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Private Tour of Historic Diplomatic Rooms at Department of State

4:00 – 5:00 pm
Free Time at Hotel Washington

5:00 – 5:30 pm

Motor Coaches to Library of Congress

5:30 – 7:30 pm
Library of Congress Reception
Keynote Speaker – Representative from the Israelian Government
101 Independence Ave SE, Washington, DC 20540

7:30 – 8:00 pm
Optional: Candle Light Tour of Capitol Building

8:00 – 8:30 pm

Individual Dinner

May 15, 2024

8 am
Board motor coach to Cannon House Building

**Leaves promptly at 8 am

8:15 am
Breakfast at Cannon House – Nancy Pelosi Caucus Room

9 am – 2 pm
Day 2: Delegate Meetings
*Lunch provided

2 pm
Board motor coach back to Hotel Washington

2:30 – 3:00 pm
Free Time at Hotel Washington

3:00 – 3:30 pm
Motor Coach to Embassy of Peru

5 – 5:30 pm
Motor Coaches to Reception at the Embassy of Peru

4:00 – 6:00 pm
Embassy of Peru Reception with Ambassador Gustavo Meza-Cuadra

6:00 – 6:30 pm

Motor coaches back to Hotel Washington
Board motor coach and return to Hotel Washington. Dinner on your own.

6:30 – 7:00 pm

Individual Dinner

May 16, 2024

8 am
Closing Breakfast
Hotel Washington
Delegates are free to sightsee and tour landmarks on their own.
*Transportation will not be provided

9:00 – 5:30 pm

Optional Tours: Holocaust Museum, White House, FBI, Bureau of Engraving, National Gallery of Art, African American


Washington Summit Check-in at Hotel Washington will be on May 13, from 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm. Members of the Washington Summit Steering Committee will be available to greet you, distribute delegate materials and assist you with any questions. Should you arrive later, please contact Liza Soto, liza@ftlchamber.com, 305-801-9728.


The Chamber is providing motor coaches for many of the scheduled events (see itinerary on page 8). It is important to arrive 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure. Motor coaches will leave promptly at the scheduled time. The hotel is within walking distance to our Monday dinner at Joe’s Prime Steaks, Seafood and our Tuesday general session. Addresses are on the itinerary for all the events/venues.


You will be provided with name badges and folios that will include your schedule, tour information and white papers documenting business issues we are taking to members of Congress.  


Dinner is included at the reception on Monday, May 13. Breakfast and lunch will be provided on May 14 – 16. We will have a closing breakfast on Thursday, September 22 at the hotel. Other receptions will include hors d’oeuvres and beverages.


For security purposes, all Delegates must wear name tags for entrance to the events. Please refrain from bringing any items that would cause disruption such as pocket knives, nail clippers, and personal weaponry. Additionally, we suggest two forms of identification, which can include government issued ID with photo, passport, and social security card. Please note: bags, including purses, are prohibited, as are video cameras. Phones are permitted, but you cannot shoot video. 


Business attire is appropriate for all events. You will be walking to certain events, so please dress appropriately. Be prepared for rain and temperatures to be in the low 60s or high 50s in the evening.

Optional Tours

All optional tours taking place will require pre-registration. Each Delegate is responsible for their own transportation to the optional tours and back to Hotel Washington.

Washington DC Event Planning Guide