Planning your meeting in Washington, DC will add value & enhance your program.
Washington, DC is a top city for social entrepreneurs, the most educated city in the U.S., and offers unmatched access to federal government and policy leaders. These factors and many more have helped establish the nation’s capital as a leader in key industries such as tech, biotech/pharma, education and medical. Learn why Washington, DC is an industry knowledge hub that will add value and enhance your program.
|#1||For high-tech employment (Bureau of Labor Statistics)|
|1,000+||Tech startups are located in DC (Business Insider)|
|170||Biotech companies located in "DNA Alley"|
|#1||The DC metro area is the top paying region for biological scientists|
|#1||Most educated city in the U.S. (U.S. Census)|
|21||Higher education institutions are located in the region|
|#8||For healthcare employees in the U.S. (Bureau of Labor Statistics)|
|$30B+||In funding provided by NIH for research across the medical field|
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