2018 State of Downtown Forum



04/20/2018 8:00 am - 10:00 am



Please join us Friday, April 20 for a panel discussion on our exclusive State of Downtown report.

At the forum, the BID will unveil its 2017 State of Downtown Report— the annual report that has become the definitive analysis of DowntownDC’s economy. This report highlights and analyzes Downtown’s growth and economic trends and how they relate to D.C. and the region. [View past State of Downtown Reports here.]

Registered attendees are invited to enjoy a complimentary breakfast from 8-8:30am prior to the forum (8:30-10am).

This year’s panel will feature key downtown stakeholders as well as remarks from Mayor Muriel Bowser.


Neil Albert, President and CEO, DowntownDC BID


Scott Anderson, Regional Administrator, National Capital Region, U.S. General Services Administration
Amy Austin, President and CEO, theatreWashington
Jeffrey DeWitt, Chief Financial Officer, Government of the District of Columbia
Brian Kenner, Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development, Government of the District of Columbia
Keith Sellars, President and CEO, Washington, DC Economic Partnership


Muriel Bowser, Mayor of the District of Columbia
Jack Evans, Councilmember, Ward 2
Michael McCarthy, Corporate Vice President, Quadrangle Development Corporation

The Newseum is located at 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW. Please use the Freedom Forum entrance on 6th Street for this event.

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