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Unlock Networking Opportunities at the 2024 World Technology Law Conference in Washington, DC

As the global community of technology law professionals convenes in Washington, DC for the annual World Technology Law Conference, the ITechLaw Association is thrilled to invite attendees to a series of enriching experiences designed to foster connections, learning, and development. This flagship event not only boasts an impressive lineup of expert discussions but also offers unique networking opportunities set against the backdrop of the Nation’s capital. Here is what attendees can look forward to:

Networking Highlights

New – Informal Group Walking Tour
Date & Time: May 7, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM ET
Location: Ritz-Carlton, Washington DC Hotel Lobby

Kick off the conference with a leisurely walk around the iconic Washington DC Monuments. Led by the Executive Committee, Board of Directors, and Ambassadors, this informal tour is an excellent way to meet fellow attendees in a relaxed, scenic setting. The group will depart promptly from the Ritz-Carlton hotel lobby.

New Attendee Reception

Date & Time: May 8, 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM ET
Location: Plaza Ballroom

ITechLaw welcomes all New Attendees. The ITechLaw leadership and ambassadors dedicate this time to meet new attendees, all while connecting with other new attendees.

Welcome Reception
Date & Time: May 8, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM ET
Location: Plaza Ballroom

All attendees are welcome to reconnect with long-time colleagues and have a moment to meet new connections! 

Dine Around Night

Date & Time: May 8, 7:30 PM ET
Location: Various restaurants (details via email)

Curated by the Planning Committee and ITechLaw Ambassadors, Dine Around Night invites you to enjoy a meal at one of several hand-picked local restaurants. This evening is perfect for those looking to discuss the day’s learnings and connect with new colleagues over great food. Please note, attendees are responsible for their own meal costs.

Young Lawyers’ Reception

Date & Time: May 8, 7:30 PM ET
Location: Clubhouse: Beer, Billiards & Cocktails Georgetown

Specifically designed for young lawyers aged forty-five and under, this reception is a fantastic opportunity to mingle with peers in a friendly atmosphere before the conference activities ramp up. Organized by the Young Lawyers’ Committee

Gala Reception & Dinner – Sponsored by Ropes & Gray LLP

Date & Time: May 9, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM EST
Location: Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum
(Ticketed Event, Subject to Sell Out)

The Gala Reception & Dinner is a hallmark of each ITechLaw conference and promises an unforgettable evening in one of DC’s most prestigious venues. Attendees can look forward to a night of elegance, fine dining, and lively conversation, making it a ‘must-attend’ event during the conference.

Closing Reception
Date & Time: May 10, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM EST
Location: Casta’s Rum Bar

Wrap up the conference with the Closing Reception at Casta’s Rum Bar, where attendees can relax and reflect on the insights gained throughout the week in a convivial cuban atmosphere. 

The World Technology Law Conference is more than just a gathering; it is a pivotal platform for professional growth, knowledge exchange, and network expansion. Whether you are a seasoned practitioner or a new attorney entering into the field of technology law, this conference promises valuable experiences and opportunities tailored to enrich your professional journey.

Don’t miss out—register and become part of a community driving the future of technology law.

For more information on the conference, networking events, and how you can be involved, please visit the ITechLaw Conference Page. We look forward to welcoming you to Washington, DC!

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