GBTA Legislative Summit 2017 Sponsored by:






AGENDA

Monday, April 24 Agriculture Committee Hearing Room 1300, Longworth House Office Building
Independence Ave. & New Jersey Ave. SE, Washington, D.C. 20515
5:00 – 7:00 pm Legislative Summit Opening Reception
7:00 pm U.S. Capitol Visitors Tour
Advanced RSVP was required. Confirmed attendees will be notified.
Tuesday, April 25 Reserve Officers Association of the United States
One Constitution Avenue, NE, Washington, D.C. 20002
8:00 – 9:00 am Continental Breakfast and Networking
9:00 am Education Session Program Begins
Welcome – Christle Johnson, President, GBTA
Dianne Bradley, Chair,
Government Relations Committee
9:05 – 9:20 am Michael W. McCormick, Executive Director, GBTA
9:20 – 9:30 am Day Overview – Andrew Meehan, Vice President of Government Relations, GBTA
9:30 – 10:00 am 2016 Election Recap and Current State of Play – Mike Smith, Jim Richards, Cornerstone Government Affairs (CGA)
10:00 – 10:30 am 115th Congressional Overview & Outlook – John Keast & Michelle Mrdeza, (CGA)
10:30 – 10:33 am Sponsorship Remark by Enterprise Holdings, Gordon Reel, Vice President, Government and Public Affairs
10:33 – 10:40 am Break
10:40 – 11:00 am GBTA’s Rules of the Road – Andrew Meehan, Vice President of Government Relations, GBTA
11:00 – 11:30 am Message to the Hill: Voice Call on Planes – Todd Webster, Cornerstone Government Affairs (CGA)
11:30 – 12:00 am ATC Reform/Schuster Bill -- Holly E. Woodruff Lyons, Deputy General Counsel, House of Representatives Committee on Transportation & Infrastructure, Staff Director, Subcommittee on Aviation
12:00 pm Lunch - Keynote Speaker
1:00 – 1:30 pm Passenger Facility Charges and Funding for Airport Infrastructure – Winsome Lenfert, Deputy Associate Administrator for Airports, FAA
1:30 – 2:00pm Overview of Biometric Exit – John Wagner, Deputy Executive Assistant Commissioner, Office of Field Operations for Customs and Border Protection
2:00 – 2:30 pm Message to the Hill: Passenger Security Fees – Andrew Meehan, Vice President of Government Relations, GBTA
2:30 – 2:33 pm Sponsor Remark by The Parking Spot
2:30 – 3 pm Refreshment Break
3:00 – 3:30 pm REAL ID – Steve Yonkers, Director of Identity and Credentialing, Department of Homeland Security’s Office of Policy, Screening Coordination Office
3:30 – 4:00 pm TSA PreCheck – Simone Davis, Executive DHS Liaison Officer, Transportation Security Administration
4:00 – 4:30 pm Preparing For Your Meetings – John Keast, (CGA)
4:30 – 5:00 pm Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Member of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science & Transportation
5:00 pm Education Session Program Concludes
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Reception – Dubliner Restaurant Phoenix Park Hotel, 4 F St NW, Washington, DC 20001
Wednesday, April 26 Reserve Officers Association of the United States
One Constitution Avenue, NE, Washington, D.C. 20002
8:00 – 9:00 am Continental Breakfast - Congressional Briefing
9:00 am – 5:00 pm Meetings with Members of Congress on Capitol Hill
  • Meetings with Senators and Representatives*
  • Location: Capitol Hill