Monday was the opening day of the 2019 American Boating Congress (ABC) – the recreational boating industry’s preeminent annual advocacy summit in Washington, D.C. – where a record-breaking number of participants will convene to advance the industry’s advocacy priorities. The first day will feature welcome remarks from NMMA president, Thom Dammrich, awards presentations, issue workshops, and a networking reception.
The full ABC 2019 program is available here.
This year’s ABC will provide attendees with the unique opportunity to meet with elected officials, hear from a host of influential speakers, and discuss issues impacting their business with key policymakers. Additionally, the event will help build and strengthen relationships that lead to a brighter future for the entire industry.
NMMA will provide recaps on ABC throughout the week. To receive real time updates, NMMA encourages stakeholders to monitor and engage with it on twitter: @therealnmma.