Policy Forum

April 25-26, 2018

Register Today!

The 2018 NJCA Policy Forum is scheduled for April 25-26 in Washington, D.C.  The event will be held at the National Museum of the American Indian near the U.S. Department of Labor and Capitol Hill.  The Policy Forum will bring together Job Corps operators and stakeholders, administration and agency officials, industry partners and congressional representatives to discuss the pressing issues and opportunities facing the program.  The NJCA has invited Secretary Acosta, members of the White House Domestic Policy Council, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Employment and Training Administration Rosemary Lahasky, as well as key congressional offices and potential corporate and foundation partners, to the Policy Forum.  Attendees will have the opportunity to directly engage with their peers and key officials from the National Office of Job Corps, Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration, Congress, industry partners and the White House.


To download a copy of the draft agenda, please click here.

Wednesday, April 25 – Capitol Hill Day
9:00-9:30 – Hill Briefing (421 Canon House Office Building)

Thursday, April 26 – National  Museum of the American Indian
8:30-9:00 – Registration/Breakfast
9:00-9:30 – Welcome & Introductions
9:30-12:00 – Plenary Sessions, Guest Speakers and Group Discussion
12:00-1:00 – Lunch
1:00-4:00 – Plenary Sessions, Guest Speakers and Group Discussion
4:00 – Convene


The 2018 NJCA Leadership Summit will take place at the National Museum of the American Indian, conveniently located near the U.S. Department of Labor, Capitol Hill, restaurants, hotels and with parking and public transportation options nearby.


Please click here to register today!

  • Member Rate – $199
  • Non-Member Rate – $299


The NJCA does not have a negotiated room block at a hotel.  However, the following hotels nearby have availability:

Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill
400 New Jersey Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C., 20001

Washington Court Hotel
525 New Jersey Avenue NW
Washington, D.C. 20001

Residence Inn Washington Capitol Hill/Navy Yard
1233 First Street SE
Washington, D.C. 20003

Hampton Inn Navy Yard
1265 First Street SE
Washington, D.C. 20003

Hilton Garden Inn Washington DC/U.S. Capitol
1225 First Street NE
Washington, DC, 20002