Dayton Development Coatition


Presenting Sponsor



Dayton Chamber of Commerce


Springfield Chamber of Commerce

2018 students with Turner


Tentative Agenda - Subject to Change

Wednesday, April 3
4:00 PM Bus departs hotel for Congressional Reception
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Congressional Reception

at the Senate Hart Building

Thursday, April 4
7:15 AM Group Breakfast at Residence Inn
8:00 AM Welcome
Student Introduction
Hobson Award
Keynote Speaker
Group Photo
9:30 AM Load buses for National Guard Museum
9:45 AM Get settled at National Guard Museum
10:00 AM Congressional Meetings
12:30 PM Lunch
1:30 PM Leave for Thursday afternoon Tracks
2:00 PM Group Tracks

Economy & Business Issues

Top issues affecting American businesses, including trade, taxes, and regulation.


An overview of federal health care issues facing Congress and the administration, including curbing rising health care costs, Medicare, and the future of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“Obamacare”).

Library of Congress Tour

Visit this splendid late-nineteenth century building and see current exhibits which include baseball memorabilia, a recreation of Thomas Jefferson’s library, and the Legacy of George and Ira Gershwin.

Veterans Affairs History Center

Meeting with the Department of Veterans Affairs on the progress of establishing the Veterans Heritage Center in Dayton and other issues facing the Dayton VA Medical Center.


4:00 PM Groups Depart for Hotel
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Networking Reception - Residence Inn
Friday, April 5
7:30 AM Breakfast at Residence Inn
8:00 AM Keynote
9:00 AM Keynote
10:00 AM Adjourn