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2018 Governmental Relations Section Workshop
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 Export to Your Calendar 11/13/2018 to 11/15/2018
When: November 13 - 15, 2018
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Williamsburg Lodge
310 South England Street
Williamsburg, Virginia  23185
United States
Contact: Steve Jones

Online registration is available until: 10/22/2018
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2018 GR Workshop - November 13-15 - Williamsburg, Virginia


Program to be posted soon.

Registration Fees

The National Center for State Courts (NCSC), through GR Section friend and supporter Bill Raftery, has Generously invited the Section to hold its meeting at NCSC headquarters in historic Williamsburg.  Realizing that Williamsburg may be a little more difficult to get to and, perhaps, more expensive, the Section has priced registration at the low fee of $150.  We hope you’ll take advantage of the great registration price and unique opportunity this year’s workshop provides.  See you in Williamsburg.

Registration packages include Tuesday welcome reception, Tuesday Dinner Event TBD, Thursday breakfast and lunch, Friday breakfast, and coffee breaks throughout.

Guest registration includes Wednesday welcome reception at The Williamsburg Lodge.  Guest Tuesday Dinner registration also available.

Any individual attending any portion of the substantive programming must pay the conference registration fee.

NABE Governmental Relations Section Member*
$150.00 through October 22, 2018

Non-Section Member
$185.00 through October 22, 2018

Guest Fees
Tuesday Reception $50.00
Tuesday Dinner $75.00
Both Tuesday Reception and Dinner $110

Optional Events

An optional event for Wednesday, November 14 is being planned.  Registrants will receive further information as plans develop.

Meeting Venue and Accommodations

Accommodations: Williamsburg Lodge, 310 S England St, Williamsburg, VA 23185.

Reserve your room at the Williamsburg Lodge by Monday, October 22 for the special room rate of only $179 per night.  For reservations click here, or call (757) 220-7976 and ask for the group rate for the ABA NABE Governmental Relations Workshop.

Meeting Location: All events will take place at the National Center for State Courts, 300 Newport Ave, Williamsburg, VA 23185, except as follows: Tuesday Reception at the Williamsburg Lodge.  Tuesday dinner and Wednesday outing location TBD.

Registration Policies

*NABE Membership – Membership in the NABE Governmental Relations Section, although not required, is encouraged.  If you are already a NABE member, but not a member of the Governmental Relations Section, you can join the section for only $40.

Registration – Online registration closes October 22.  Late registrations will be accommodated provided registration has not reached capacity.  Please contact Steve Jones at to request registration after October 22.  Names of late registrants may not be included on the list of attendees available for the workshop.

Cancellations – All requests for refunds must be submitted in writing to Steve Jones at  A full refund will be provided for cancellations received on or before October 28.  A $50 service fee will be applied to cancellations received October 29 – November 6.  Refunds for cancellations received after November 6 cannot be granted.

Information – Direct registration questions to Steve Jones at

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321 N. Clark St., 17th Floor
Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 988-6008