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(Tech) Prom Season is Upon Us

Just one week to go to the Tech policy dinner of the year, A.K.A. Tech Prom. Thank you to our sponsors and partners for joining CDT and for supporting our work. Still need a ticket? There are a handful left.

Need the details? Here you go!

When: Thursday, April 20, 5:30 – 10PM

Where: The Washington Hilton

1919 Connecticut Avenue NW (Please enter at the T Street Entrance)

Washington, DC 20009

Wear: Business cocktail?  Suggested dress for the event is cocktail, business, festive, or something in between.

What: The evening will begin (promptly!) at 5:30 p.m. when registration opens & the cocktail reception begins on the International Terrace.

Dinner will start (promptly!) at 7 p.m. in the ballroom. Need a kosher or halal meal? Notify [email protected] by April 18. Vegetarian and vegan options will be available. At 8 p.m. we will honor the leadership team of Teen Vogue with our Digital Visionary Award for leveraging digital platforms to foster democratic participation for the next generation and demonstrating the power of a free and open press.

And at 8:30 p.m., we will have our cake (and donuts and ice cream and macaroons) and eat it too, while we pose in the 360 photo booth, courtesy of Samsung, at the dessert reception.

Why: To Network. To Connect. To Reconnect.

To enjoy CDT’s signature drink, the Democracy Mule.

To take advantage of the complimentary coat check near registration.

To charge your phone at the charging stations courtesy of our Platinum sponsors: Apple, Facebook, Google, Intel, Mayer Brown, and Microsoft!

How: Self-parking is available for $22.00/car, valet parking $40.00/car, or take the red line to the Dupont Metro Station, Q Street exit.


Whether attending in person or looking on from afar, you can join in the fun by following our Twitter feed and sharing photos, comments, and gifs using #techprom. You can also follow us on Facebook where we will share photos from the event.

If you have any questions about the above information, or need additional information do not hesitate to call me at 202-407-8834 or contact [email protected] See you at Tech Prom!