Online conference registration is now CLOSED. There will be limited onsite walk-up registration on May 29, however space is limited and NCHV cannot assure that all walk-up registrants will be allowed to register. If you would like to register onsite, please arrive at the registration desk at approximately 8:30 a.m. on May 29th. No onsite registrations will be processed before 8:30 a.m. Thank you for your understanding.
The 2013 NCHV Annual Conference will be held held May 29-31, 2013 at the Grand Hyatt Washington, 1000 H Street NW, Washington, D.C. The theme for the 2013 conference is "Service Providers: Great Innovations." The NCHV Annual Conference provides the nation’s most comprehensive source of training on homeless veteran services, programs, best practices, and resources for service providers and their partners. This year, the Annual Conference will focus on the innovative, research-based practices from the service provider community that have had significant impacts on efforts to end homelessness among veterans by 2015.
The Conference will provide training opportunities and forums for engagement with partners from several Federal agencies, leaders in business and philanthropy, and experts from the service provider community. This year's Conference will feature an expanded selection of sessions over three days. Conference attendees will be able to choose from over 30 groundbreaking sessions from across five unique tracks:
2013 NCHV Annual Conference: Important Information
Please review this important information to help us make the sign-in process as smooth as possible.
Early sign-in will take place on Tuesday, May 28 from 5 to 7 p.m. in Constitution Foyer. If you are able to sign in early, please do so. It will help make sign-in on Wednesday that much quicker so everyone can get into the Opening Session on time!
For those signing in on Wednesday, May 29: anticipate long lines, and please sign in early to get all of your materials and enjoy breakfast prior to the Opening Session. Sign in on the 29th will begin at 7 a.m. and no earlier. The NCHV Opening Session and Membership Meeting will begin promptly at 8:30 a.m. and run until noon. Sign-in is broken down by last name, so please make sure you are in the correct line when you arrive.
As a reminder, the following special events will be taking place at Conference and are included in your registration:
Sessions are subject to change. An amendment sheet will be provided at sign-in noting any changes to the program. Please note that some sessions are repeat sessions, and are designated as such in the program.
Capitol Hill Visits
Many conference attendees schedule meetings with their representatives in Congress while they are at the Conference. You are responsible for scheduling these meetings ahead of time. There will be a public policy forum on Wednesday, May 29, which will provide information on the latest legislation relating to homeless veterans. For more information on how to set up a meeting with your representatives in Congress, click here.
The 2013 NCHV Annual Conference will feature an exhibit hall with space for you to promote your organization, products, or services. Sign up now to reserve exhibit space at the nation's largest training event for homeless veteran service providers.
Download the exhibitor registration by clicking here.