Government/Industry Meeting

January 17-19, 2023 │ Washington, District of Columbia


Special Events at Government/Industry Meeting 2023

The Government/Industry Meeting 2023 brings together government agencies and mobility professionals to make connections and build the relationships that will help shape current and future industry regulations. But those conversations don’t just happen in the hallways or in the exhibit hall, you will have the opportunity to catch up with government policy and regulatory makers and automotive industry representatives in a more relaxed environment through special events. Be sure to add these events to your schedule to help make the most out of your experience! 

Full Schedule

Daily Networking Opportunities

The networking opportunities are endless at the Government/Industry Meeting! Whether you grab your morning coffee each day, or a cocktail in the evening, or even lunch in between, you will have ample time to connect with peers and colleagues during dedicated networking breaks each day. 

Tuesday, January 17

Wednesday, January 18

Thursday, January 19

Welcome Reception
5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Sidley Austin LLP

Continental Breakfast
8:00 - 8:30 a.m.
Sponsored by Nissan

Continental Breakfast
8:00 - 8:30 a.m.
Sponsored by Honda Motor Co.


Student Projects on Display
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

As part of the SAE Collegiate Design Series, and on behalf of SAE International and the SAE DC Section, university students from across DC, Virginia and Maryland will be showcasing their Formula and Baja vehicles on the exhibit floor.  This is an excellent opportunity for students to participate, network and receive feedback from engineering and government professionals. 

Networking with Exhibitors
9:30 - 10:15 a.m.
Coffee Sponsored by VTTI


Networking with Exhibitors
9:30 - 10:15 a.m. &
2:00 - 2:30 p.m.
Coffee Sponsored by Mazda

Networking with Exhibitors
2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Automotive Safety Council


Networking Reception
4:30 - 6:00 p.m.

Washington D.C. Auto Show VIP Reception
5:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Mingle, drink, eat, and get a sneak peek at all the concept cars at the 2023 D.C Auto Show a day early! Connect with colleagues, relax and have fun as you walk around and see the future of mobility. Access to the VIP Reception is FREE with your event registration!