Workshop: Preparing for 2020 State Legislative Sessions

02 Aug, 2019

December 3, 2019
2 p.m.−4:15 p.m. ET
Washington, DC or Virtual

As the state government relations and advocacy space grows more crowded and competitive than ever, are you prepared for success in 2020?


2:00p.m.     Welcome & Introductions

2:15p.m.     Pre-Legislative Session Overview

In this session, we’ll lay out all the steps you should be taking in December so you can jump into state legislative sessions come January. We’ll cover:

  • The essential state legislative session checklist
  • 2020 session calendars and key dates
  • Pre-files and carryovers

3:00p.m.     Networking Break

3:15p.m.    2020 Trends by Region

In this session, we’ll take a look at what issues will be dominating the conversation in the states and how to ensure your message is heard.

3:45p.m.     Incorporating Elections into Your Advocacy Strategy

Our expert will walk you through navigating the uncertainty of an election year, as well as the tactics to make your advocacy plan a success.

4:15p.m.     Wine, Beer, & Cheese Mini Reception (JUST ADDED!)

Continue the discussions over a wine, beer, and cheese mini reception from 4:15-5:15.

5:15p.m.     Adjourn

This program is eligible for 2 grassroots credits toward the Certificate in PAC & Grassroots Management.

Event Location

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Public Affairs Council
2121 K Street, NW
Suite 900
Washington, DC 20037
Phone: 202.787.5950

*Participants joining the program virtually will receive an email one week beforehand with instructions for logging on to our web-based platform. On the platform, they will be able to listen and participate through any computer or internet-enabled device, see a video of the speakers, and ask questions and participate in the discussion via a chat box.


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Register Online

  • Members: $289
  • Non-Members: $399

Additional discounts may apply to this meeting. These discounts may include:

For multiple registrants: A discount will apply to the standard member/non-member rate for organizations that register two or more participants for the same meeting. The first registrant will pay full price, the second participant will receive a 10% discount and each additional registrant will receive a 15% discount. To register multiple participants, you may either register online or download the print and fax registration form.

Member discounts: Discounts for members are applied to all Public Affairs Council meetings.

Non-members: Join the Council today, and save by registering at the member rate and using the $200 new-member coupon you will receive. Contact our membership team for information about joining the Council.

Questions? Contact us at 202.787.5950.

Kelly Memphis

Kelly Memphis
Senior Manager of Government Relations and Stakeholder Engagement Practice
202.787.5957 | email