Hay-Adams Hotel
800 16th St NW Washington DC 20006
Feb. 28 - March 1
Hay-Adams HotelWashington, DC

Washington Leadership Forum 2017

The Washington Leadership Forum annually provides leaders of the REIT and publicly traded real estate industry with the opportunity to interact with key Washington policymakers, tell them the story of REITs and publicly traded real estate, comment on the critical issues of the day, and advance NAREIT's public policy initiatives. There is no cost to attend this event.

Forum Details

Hotel Reservations
The Hay-Adams
800 16th Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20006
Telephone: (202) 638-6600

Room Rate: $375 per night
Once registered, you will receive a link to secure your hotel reservation.
REMINDER: NAREIT requires that a one-night, non-refundable deposit be made to the hotel at the time of reservation.

NOTE: Hotel reservations at the group rate are subject to availability after Friday, February 3, 2017.

Reagan National Airport is located approximately 5 miles from The Hay-Adams hotel. Taxi costs are approximately $20. Dulles International Airport and Baltimore-Washington International are approximately 25 and 33 miles, respectively, from the hotel. Corresponding taxi costs are approximately $55 and $75.

Business attire is appropriate for all functions at the Washington Leadership Forum.



If you have any questions, please contact Katelyn Rowland at krowland@nareit.com or 202-739-9443.

  • Schedule

    Tuesday, February 28
    11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Officers' Working Lunch (closed meeting)
    1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Executive Board Meeting (closed meeting)
    3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

                              Nicholas Burns
    Advisory Board of Governors' Meeting

    Nicholas Burns, Director of the Future of Diplomacy Project and Faculty Chair for Projects in the Middle East, India and South Asia; career US Foreign Service Officer
    5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

                           Senator Dean Heller
    REITPAC Fundraiser
    Senator Dean Heller (R-NV)
    6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

                        Rep. Richard Neal (D-MA)

                                 Bob Schieffer
    Advisory Board of Governors' Dinner

    Award Recipients
    Small Investor Empowerment Award - Rep. Richard Neal (D-MA), Ranking Member of the House Ways & Means Committee

    REITPAC Leadership Award - Announced at dinner

    REITPAC Teamwork Award - Announced at dinner

    Keynote Speaker 
    Bob Schieffer, Former moderator of Face the Nation and Emmy-winning journalist
    Wednesday, March 1
    8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Breakfast Briefing on Capitol Hill
    *transportation provided from The Hay-Adams at 7:45am
    9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Capitol Hill Meetings
    12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Lunch on Capitol Hill