MAY 14 – 16, 2019

Hotel Information

Dupont Circle Hotel
1500 New Hampshire Ave NW,
Washington, DC 20036

Please click HERE to book your stay

Directions To Book a Room:

  • Find where it says “book your stay”
  • Click on the More Options tab
  • Enter the contracted arrival and departure dates (5/14 – 5/17)
  • Enter AREA140519 into the Group Rate Code Box.
  • Click “Find a Room” for the group rate to appear
  • For additional room nights outside of the contracted nights in the room block, contact reservations directly at 202-483-6000 or


Travel Information

Airports To Fly Into

Dulles International Airport (IAD)

Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA)

Baltimore Washington International (BWI)


Tues, May 14, 2019, 7:00 PM EST

Grand Hyatt Washington
1000 H ST NW, Washington,
DC 20001

Keynote Speaker
Senator Tammy Duckworth

AREAA has purchased a limited amount of tickets for a section of private tables. To purchase one of these tickets and sit with AREAA, please contact

To purchase individual tickets through APAICS: PURCHASE TICKETS HERE

Purchasing a ticket through APAICS does not guarantee seating next to other AREAA members.

Program Overview

Tuesday, 5/14

  • Arrival
  • APAICS Gala (optional)

Wednesday, 5/15

  • Training 
  • Hill Visits
  • Reception

Thursday, 5/16

  • Hill Visits
  • PM – Departure

Booking your appointments

  • Begin booking your appointments now!
  • Most appointments need to be set 4-6 weeks prior.
  • Find your representative by clicking HERE.
  • Go to their website.
  • Each Representative’s website will be different, but navigate to “Contact” or tab most similar.
  • Look for “Request A Meeting”.
  • Fill out the form.
  • The focus of your meeting will be to discuss issues and barriers facing AAPI homeownership.
  • Be flexible – we are going during a very busy time. 
  • Make appointments for May 15th, between 9am-4pm.
  • View the Appointment Setting Script below to help guide you.
  • Follow up with a call one week later if your appointment has not yet been confirmed.
  • Once confirmed, submit your appointment to Charlie Hamedany at
  • Practice learning the AREAA Policy Points to prepare.
  • You can do this!

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