The convention will be a gathering of NEDians from across the world to celebrate the legacy of 90 years of NED and their shared camaraderie. The goal is not just to bring NEDians together for the weekend, but to create a union to better support and serve NEDians around the world, their Alma Mater and the motherland.
Reception Plus 'Talent NED' Show - Friday, Oct 12 from 6pm to midnight
Location: Galaxy Ballroom with spectacular views of Washington-DC
Activities: Host Alumni, NEDA-DC, welcomes delegates and their families to a fun filled evening of light music coupled with display of artistic talent from NEDians. If you believe in your artistic abilities and would like to dazzle us please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Day Program - Saturday, Oct 13 from 7:30am to 3:30pm
Location: Commonwealth ballroom hosting both breakout and common sessions.
Activities : Sandwiched between breakfast and lunch, the “meat” of the convention…from professional development ……. to brainstorming how to facilitate the growth of leadership in Pakistan …to actually initiating the establishment of NED Alumni Endowment Fund.
Grand Banquet with Musical Evening - Saturday, Oct 13 from 6:30pm to 2:00am
Location: Commonwealth ballroom
Activities: The crown jewel of the convention, a tradition of celebrating co
mpanionship cascaded with fine cuisine and entertainment.
Performers: Zaheer Abbas, Darshana Mennon, Javid Raza, Shahzad Ansari
Oct 12 to Oct 14, 2012
DC BUS TOUR - Sat, Oct 13 at 1:30pm
In DC for the first time? We have arranged a 4 hr bus tour of the city - attractions include visits to National Mall, Smithsonian, Capitol Hill, White House, Library of Congress. - only for NEDians and day program guests - limited capacity, first come serve basis only!