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Sunday, February 24

12:00pm EST

Hotel Registration/ Check-In
Sunday February 24, 2019 12:00pm - 11:30pm EST

2:30pm EST

2:30 p.m. meeting with Council of Economic Advisers special briefing with Kevin Hassett, chair of the CEA.
Meeting with Council of Economic Advisers special briefing with Kevin Hassett, chair of the CEA. In this role, he serves as economic adviser to the White House, and was a key supporter of cutting the corporate tax rate as a boost to the US economy. He’s author of the book, “Dow 36000,” and is a former senior economist for the Federal Reserve and Enterprise Institute.

Sunday February 24, 2019 2:30pm - 4:00pm EST
White House West Wing/Eisenhower Office Building 17th and F
Monday, February 25

8:15am EST

Leave for appointment
Monday February 25, 2019 8:15am - 8:45am EST

8:45am EST

Investment Company Institute
9 a.m. Brief welcome from Marty Steffens, University of Missouri, and Kevin Hall, Chief Economics Correspondent, McClatchy News
9 a.m. Program Overview, Mike McNamee, Chief Public Communications Officer and Sean Collins, Chief Economist
9:10 a.m. Overview of ICI Statistical Data Collections from Judy Steenstra,
Senior Director, Statistical Research
9:30 a.m. Who Invests in Mutual Funds, Sarah Holden, Senior Director, Retirement and Investor Research,
9:50 a.m. Are Americans Ready for Retirement? Sarah Holden and Peter Brady, Senior Economist, Retirement and Investor Research
10:45 a.m. Data Tell Stories: Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs) – A Deep Dive into a Popular Investment Vehicle, with Shelly Antoniewicz, Senior Economist, Industry and Financial Analysis
11:45 a.m. Wrap up discussion and Q&A over lunch


Monday February 25, 2019 8:45am - 11:30am EST
Investment Company Institute 1401 H Street NW, Suite 1200,

11:30am EST

Monday February 25, 2019 11:30am - 11:45am EST

12:30pm EST

Leave for White House West Wing
We will be doing pictures before we head for the appointment gate.

Monday February 25, 2019 12:30pm - 1:15pm EST

1:45pm EST

Arrive Security Gate, West Wing, Eisenhower Office Building
1:45 p.m. Arrive appointment gate for security near Eisenhower Office Building — Southwest Appointment Gate, 17th and New York Ave.

Monday February 25, 2019 1:45pm - 2:00pm EST
West Wing/Eisenhouse Office Building Southwest Appointment Gate, 17th and New York Ave.

4:00pm EST

Optional visit: New Yahoo! Finance Offices
Monday February 25, 2019 4:00pm - 4:30pm EST
Yahoo! Finance 1750 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Tuesday, February 26

8:15am EST

Leave hotel, head to Foggy Bottom station
   8:15 a.m. Walk to Foggy Bottom station. Catch Largo-bound Blue line to Metro Center, change to Red Line Train to Union Station. Walk out of Station toward Massachusetts Street. Walk half block to BLS entrance.

Tuesday February 26, 2019 8:15am - 8:30am EST

8:45am EST

Dept of Agriculture and Bureau of Labor Statistics
Agriculture Department has the morning, and BLS has the afternoon

Tuesday February 26, 2019 8:45am - 4:15pm EST
Bureau of Labor Statistics 2 Massachussetts Ave
Wednesday, February 27

7:15am EST

Leave for appointment at BEA/Census -- bring laptop
                                                                        7:10 a.m. Walk to Foggy Bottom, take a Blue Largo-bound train about five stops to L’Enfant Plaza. Follow signs (change levels) to transfer to GREEN trains. Get on a BRANCH AVE train. Suitland is next to last stop. Go up escalator at Suitland, walk across pedestrian bridge toward parking structure. Angling slightly left, walk through parking structure toward building. You’ll see security station No. 7 there.

Wednesday February 27, 2019 7:15am - 8:00am EST

8:45am EST

BEA/Census sessions
8:30 – 8:45 Arrival, screening, escort
8:45 – 9:00 Welcome – coffee, breakfast 
9:00 – 9:30 Welcome Remarks – Director Brian Moyer
9:30 – 10:10 New Website, Finding Data – Thomas Dail
10:10 – 10:30 Machine Learning, AI, and BEA – Jeffrey Chen
10:30 – 10:40 Break
10:40 – 11:20 Arts and Culture & Outdoor Rec Satellite Accounts – Mauricio Ortiz
11:20 – 12:00 County GDP – Ledia Guci
12:00 – 12:55 Lunch
1:00 – 4:30 Census Bureau Presentations

Wednesday February 27, 2019 8:45am - 4:30pm EST
Government Center - Suitland Suitland, Maryland
Thursday, February 28

9:15am EST

Leave lobby to walk to appointment -- bring laptops
Walk along L Street toward McClatchy News Bureau,  1025 Connecticut Ave NW, Suite 1100) 11th floor), with greetings from McClatchy bureau executives

Thursday February 28, 2019 9:15am - 9:30am EST

9:30am EST

Sessions at McClatchy News Bureau, Washington DC
Sessions with Bill Hankes of Sqoop,  Data mining with Ben Wieder and Greg Gordon, plus a participant round table.

Thursday February 28, 2019 9:30am - 12:15pm EST
McClatchy News Service DC Office 1025 Connecticut Ave NW, Suite 1100) 11th floor),

12:15pm EST

Lunch on your own
To get to next stop, walk to Farragut West and take an Orange (toward New Carrollton), Silver (toward Largo Town Center) or Blue (toward Largo Town Center) to Federal Center, SW station. Walk to Congressional Budget Office, 441 D St SW, Washington, DC


Thursday February 28, 2019 12:15pm - 1:15pm EST

1:45pm EST

Session at Congressional Budget Office
Our host is Deborah Kilroe

Thursday February 28, 2019 1:45pm - 4:30pm EST
Congressional Budget Office 441 D St SW, Washington, DC

4:45pm EST

Leave for National Press Club
Thursday February 28, 2019 4:45pm - 5:00pm EST

5:15pm EST

Happy Hour at the National Press Club's Cosgrove Lounge
Located at 529 14th St NW, Washington, DC 20045
Go up the stairs to the “Members Only” area on the 14th Floor to the Cosgrove Lounge.  The sign will read Press Club member Kathleen Graham.

Thursday February 28, 2019 5:15pm - 7:15pm EST
National Press Club 529 14th St NW (at F) to head for National Press Club. Go back to Federal Center SW and take Blue Line to Metro Center. Walk to Press club, 529 14th St NW (at F)
Friday, March 1

8:30am EST

Leave to walk to Federal Reserve
Friday March 1, 2019 8:30am - 9:00am EST

9:00am EST

Federal Reserve Visit
Presentation from Fed public relations.  Do not bring laptops.

Friday March 1, 2019 9:00am - 11:00am EST
US Federal Reserve Arrive Federal Reserve, Eccles Building Visitors Center on 20th Street, between C Street and Constitution Avenue.

11:20am EST

Leave for Hotel/Checkout
Friday March 1, 2019 11:20am - 11:35am EST