Event Overview:

All CIRB members are invited to attend CIRB’s 2018 fly-in and policy conference to bring crop insurance’s voice to Capitol Hill while learning the latest from policy experts and decision makers. Conference events will include advocacy training, a federal affairs update, Congressional speakers, visits to key Capitol Hill offices, and networking opportunities.

Hotel Information:      

 The Phoenix Park Hotel

520 North Capitol St. NW,    Washington,  D.C.  20001

If you still need a reservation, call 877-237-2082 and reference the Crop Insurance and Reinsurance Bureau rate of $339

Please note there are a very limited amount of rooms available so please reserve as soon as possible.


Megan Henry
Crop Insurance & Reinsurance Bureau
(202) 544-0067



Schedule At A Glance:

 Monday, April 9:

11:00 a.m. - Noon: Emerging Leaders Program (ELP) Participants Meeting

1:00 p.m.: Executive Committee Meeting 

Please note participants are free to make their own dinner arrangements.

Tuesday, April 10:

8:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m: Policy Conference

This educational program will feature a legislative update, policy speakers, and lobbying training.

 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.: CIRB Capitol Hill Visits

5:30 p.m.: Capitol Hill Reception and ELP Graduation Ceremony

Wednesday, April 11:

9:00 a.m.- Noon: CIRB Capitol Hill Visits

12 p.m.: CIRB Members Depart

12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.: ELP Lunch and Debrief



Join us to have your voice heard in Washington!