Conference

2020 NACo Legislative Conference

Feb. 29, 2020 – Mar. 4, 2020
Washington Hilton
Washington, DC

The National Association of Counties Legislative Conference brings together nearly 2,000 elected and appointed county officials to focus on federal policy issues that impact counties and our residents. Attendees have the opportunity to engage in second-to-none policy sessions, interact with federal officials and participate in congressional briefings and meetings. This is a one-of-a-kind advocacy opportunity you will not want to miss.

Featured Speakers

Conference Press Release Template

Customize and edit the conference press release template to share your experience with your local media contacts.

Interim Policy Resolutions

County News Coverage

NACo's County News is onsite at this year's conference, providing recaps and analysis of workshops, committee and taskforce meetings and general sessions.

Conference Photos

Explore and download professional photos taken during the conference.

Watch Sessions Online

Unable to attend the conference? We produced daily video recaps and stream select sessions live online.

Schedule at a Glance

Contact Information

Media Inquiries: pguequierre@naco.org | (202) 942-4271

Conference: nacomeetings@naco.org | (202) 942-4292

Registration: nacomeetings@naco.org | (202) 942-4292

Housing: naco@conferencedirect.com | (888) 751-5182

NACo Affiliates & Affiliated Organizations: nacomeetings@naco.org | (202) 942-4292

Sponsors: jpeterson@naco.org | (202) 661-8805

Friday, Feb 28

9:00 am to 4:30 pm

4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

  • NACo Ambassadors Meeting - By invitation only

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

  • Registration Open
Saturday, Feb 29

7:00 am to 8:30 am

  • First Time Attendees Breakfast - By invitation only

7:00 am to 5:00 pm

  • Registration Open

9:00 am to 4:00 pm

  • Policy Steering Committee Meetings

9:00 am to 5:00 pm

  • County Explorer Booth Open
Sunday, Mar 01

7:00 am to 8:00 am

  • Non-denominational Worship Service

7:00 am to 5:00 pm

  • Registration Open

8:00 am to 3:00 pm

  • Standing Committee and Caucus Meetings

9:00 am to 5:00 pm

  • County Explorer Booth Open

10:00 am to 12:00 pm

  • Large Urban County Caucus (LUCC)
  • Rural Action Caucus (RAC) Meeting

1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

  • Western Interstate Region (WIR) Board of Directors Meeting

1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

  • Standing Committee and Caucus Meetings continue

3:30 pm to 4:45 pm

  • NACo Board Forum
Monday, Mar 02

7:00 am to 5:00 pm

  • Registration Open

7:30 am to 8:30 am

  • Regional Caucus Meetings

9:00 am to 10:30 am

  • General Session

9:00 am to 5:00 pm

  • County Explorer Booth Open

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

  • Attendee Luncheon

1:45 pm to 4:30 pm

  • NACo Board of Directors Meeting
Tuesday, Mar 03

7:00 am to 1:00 pm

  • Registration Open

9:00 am to 2:00 pm

  • County Explorer Booth Open

9:30 am to 12:00 pm

  • General Session

12:00 pm to 4:30 pm

  • Summit for Counties with Defense Installations - Pre-registration required

12:30 pm to 12:45 pm

  • Capitol Hill Photo Op

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

  • NACo President's Reception
Wednesday, Mar 04

8:00 am to 3:00 pm

  • NACo Open House & Luggage Storage

8:00 am to 5:00 pm

  • Capitol Hill & Federal Agency Visits

    Organized by counties and state associations of counties

9:00 am to 2:00 pm

  • RAC Day of Action