The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) invites you to the 37th Annual Convention, September 21-24th at the Marriot Wardman Park Hotel in Washington, D.C.
The Convention offers an excellent opportunity to strengthen our community bonds, celebrate our heritage and culture, and discuss issues impacting our community. There is no better place and time to get involved and truly make a difference. Join all of us at ADC!
Register before August 31st to get $100-off the all-inclusive package with access to all luncheons, dinners, panels and sessions, and receptions.
Prominent Keynote Speakers, Recognizing our Community Leaders, and Networking
Every ADC Convention features many of the leading experts in civil rights and politics presenting invaluable advice on how to advance the interests of our community. This year, we will have panels and sessions on The Criminalization of Race and Color, Resisting Trump’s Immigration Policies, Combating Election Rhetoric and Intimidation, Annual Palestine Luncheon, and much, much more!
ADC is proud to recognize and award exceptional individuals in our community. This year, we will honor individuals with our 20th Annual Jack G. Shaheen Mass Communication Awards, The Dr. Jallow Lifetime Achievement Award, Excellence in Legal Advocacy Award, ADC Advocate of the Year Award, Rose Nader Award, and the Ralph Johns Award. Come out and show you support!
The ADC Convention is a special chance to interact with fellow members and meet Arab-Americans from all over the U.S. who are leaders and pioneers in business, law, government, nonprofit, diplomacy, and culture.
ADC Souk, 5-Course Meals & Saturday Night Gala
Interested in the latest art work produced by Arab-Americans? And eager to find some great books on issues that affect our community? The ADC has got you covered with artists, exhibitors and vendors from across the country presenting diverse initiatives and authentic and exclusive items.
Registration to the Convention includes access to multiple 5-course menu events including our Annual Civil Rights Luncheon, Grassroots Empowerment Luncheon , the Palestine Luncheon and Awards Ceremony! Access is also included to the Saturday Evening ADC Gala Dinner, the premier celebratory evening of the convention!
Amazing Convention Space
ADC secured a low rate of $169/Night at the luxurious Washington Marriott Wardman Park in the charming and leafy Woodley Park neighborhood home to excellent restaurants and shops walking distance from your room, and the National Zoo and Rock Creek Park is next door, too. And the Metro is right in front of the hotel connecting you to every corner of D.C. and the Washington National Airport (DCA) and Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI). Hotel amenities include an outdoor pool, spa and health club. Click here to book your hotel room.