|Fall Forum Networking Opportunities|
The Fall Forum Speaker's Corner allows you to dive deeper into topics between sessions with speakers and fellow attendees. Session speakers will be available following each session to answer your follow-up questions or continue the conversation.
Passport to Prizes
Participate for your chance to win great prizes! Collect signatures from all participating sponsors on the game card you will receive in your registration packet. The game begins Sunday and continues through Tuesday at 9:15am. A completed game card qualifies you to win one of the following prizes:
New Member and First-Time Attendee Happy Hour
Sunday, October 23 • 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Learn how to get the most from your Fall Forum experience. Developed especially for HRPS members who have joined within the last two years and first-time event attendees, this reception offers a great opportunity to meet fellow new members, interact with HRPS leadership and the Board of Directors and hear more about the benefits of HRPS membership. By invitation only.
Fall Forum Opening Reception
Sunday, October 23 • 7:15pm - 9:15pm
A great place to connect with fellow HR executives, HRPS leadership, partner organizations and more!
Fall Forum Networking Reception
Monday, October 24 • 5:45pm - 7:00pm
Interact and network with 150 senior-level HR professionals, partner organizations and industry thought leaders from across the country. Partner organization exhibits will be on display and Hors d'oeuvres will be served.
Optional Offsite Networking Dinners
Monday, October 24 • 7:30pm
Monday evening's open schedule provides you with the opportunity to sign up for a group dinner or arrange your own night out on the town. Gather together members of your affiliate group, former colleagues or attendees you just want to get to know. All Monday evening activities are at the participant's own expense. To sign up, visit the HRPS registration desk by noon on Monday.
The restaurants below will be available at registration for attendees to sign up. All locations are within walking distance of the hotel. An HRPS representative will be in the Lobby at 7:15pm with to provide maps and assistance.
Willow Restaurant – American cuisine with French and Italian influence
4301 N. Fairfax Dr.Arlington,
Grand Cru – French/Euro cuisine and wine bar
4401 Wilson Blvd.
Arlington, VA 22204
Pinzimini – Fine Italian dining
Located in the Westin Arlington
Click here for several additional restaurant options.
Dine Around Georgetown
Monday, October 24 • 7:30pm
If you planned to use Monday night’s open schedule to explore Washington D.C.’s nightlife and dining scene, take this opportunity to visit Georgetown, D.C.’s oldest neighborhood. Lined with quaint, cobblestone streets and 18th century architecture, Georgetown pre-dates Washington and is rich with charm. Located only four miles from the Westin Arlington Gateway, Georgetown is a quick, affordable cab ride away. Be sure to visit one (or more!) of the neighborhood’s most popular establishments: