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SAME Joint DC/NOVA Small Business Conference – February 2017

The SAME DC Post and Northern Virginia Post will be co-hosting their 10th Annual Small Business & Government Conference February 22nd through February 23rd at the Army Navy Country Club. It will be a two-day educational and networking conference including speakers and representatives from:

Department of Veterans Affairs
USACE Baltimore District
Washington Headquarters Services
US Coast Guard
Architect of the Capitol
DC Pepco/Exelon
Office of the Deputy under Secretary of Defense
…and more!


Wednesday, February 22, 2017 (9:00AM-8:00PM)
Thursday, February 23, 2017 (8:00AM-4:00PM)

Army-Navy Country Club
1700 Army Navy Drive
Arlington, VA 22202

Register Here!

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Thank you to our sponsors:

75th Anniversary of the Seabees Breakfast
Celebrating Seabee Accomplishments in Vietnam

Please join the Washington DC Post and the CEC/Seabee Historical Foundation on March 2nd as we celebrate the Diamond Anniversary of the Seabees, and take this opportunity to pay special tribute to those who served in the Vietnam War. Proceeds from the event will support the CEC/Seabee Historical Foundation’s Diamond Anniversary Campaign, and support the completion of compelling new exhibits for the US Navy Seabee Museum.

Guest Speakers:
Rear Admiral Robert T. Moeller, CEC, USN (Ret.)
Rear Admiral Patrick W. Drennon, CEC, USN (Ret.)

Master of Ceremonies:
 Vice Admiral Michael K. Loose, CEC, USN (Ret.)

Purchase tickets here

When: March 2, 2017
Where: Army Navy Country Club
1700 Army Navy Drive
Arlington, VA  22202

Schedule of Events:
7:30 – 8:00AM: 
8:00 – 8:15AM: 
Introductions of VIPs
8:15 – 8:45AM: Breakfast
8:45 – 9:00AM: Honoring Vietnam Veterans
9:00 – 9:50AM: Guest Speaker Presentations
9:50 – 10:00AM: Closing Remarks by RADM David Nash, CEC, USN (Ret.), Chair, CEC/Seabee Historical Foundation

SAME DC Young Members District Distilling Company Tour/Tasting and Networking Event

SAME DC YMs are having a tour/tasting followed by a networking event at District Distilling Co; Washington D.C.’s first combination Distillery + Kitchen + Bar. Located within a series of historic 19th century row houses at the heart of the bustling 14th and U Street Corridors.

When: March 30th 4:45pm. Tour starts at 5pm so please don’t be late.
Where:  1414 U St NW Washington, DC 20009

How to Get There: Patrons are encouraged to use the public parking at the Reeves Center (2000 14th St NW, Washington, DC 20009 or Metrorail (Yellow or Green lines - U St.)

Cost: $20.00 per person includes tour/tasting

The tour and tasting should last one hour. After the tour, please join us for a networking event in the bar area.

Limit: The tour/tasting is limited to the first 25 people who register and pay. If you can’t make it for the tour, please join us at the bar after for a drink/networking.

Register Here!

If you have any questions please feel free to contact Corinn Bovi.

SAME DC Post 2017-2018 Sponsorship Program

The SAME Washington DC Post invites you to become a Sponsor of our distinguished organization that is committed to providing value to all our members. The DC Post offers an excellent platform for your firm to expand its visibility through our expansive network of over 1,700 members representing both government and commercial organizations. Each sponsoring firm’s financial contribution will support the Post’s Scholarship Fund, Young Members’ Activities, SAME Engineering and Construction Camp attendees, and Leadership and Mentoring Activities.

Three levels of sponsorship are offered (Platinum, Gold and Silver), each with distinct opportunities for visibility and recognition as shown in the table below. There are a limited number of sponsorships available at each level.



Platinum (8): $1500

Gold (12): $1000

Silver (15): $750

1.  DC Post Website Posting




2.  Firm Spotlight @ One Luncheon




3.  Recognized @ All Monthly Luncheons




4.  Holiday Event Recognition




5.  Post Awards Recognition




6.  Complimentary Luncheon Tickets




For more information please see our Sponsorship Letter from our incoming President, Susan Merrigan, and/or visit the Sponsorship Webpage.

For questions on this Program or to sign up as a sponsor, please contact Philios Angelides, P.E., F.SAME, Sponsorship Committee Chairman, or at (703) 450-0800.

SAME Foundation Now Accepting Donations

Spring 2016 SAME established the Society of American Military Engineers Foundation ("Foundation") as a separate 501(c)3 tax exempt organization to provide a secure and beneficial repository for charitable and other bequeaths from members of the Society and the public at large. In addition, the Fund will separate the philanthropic objectives of the Society from the Society's day to day operations. The primary purpose of the Foundation is to continue to promote the strategic goals of the Society and to support the development and growth of members and future members. Therefore, spending will include but is not limited to the following:

  • Funding member professional development and career advancement programs, including negotiating certification discounts, and then funding the programs
  • Providing stipends to fund member travel to SAME events
  • Supporting SAME Engineering & Construction Camps
  • Promoting STEM-related initiatives
  • Providing scholarships to students who are pursuing degrees in STEM-related fields

For more information visit SAME National’s Foundation website:

Donate Today!

SAME Quarterly Economic Snapshot Survey

SAME releases an Economic Snapshot Survey quarterly that measures macro trends in the A/E/C industry nationwide by taking a periodic snapshot of the market.View Survey Reports Here.

The survey examines key economic-based factors including:
–        Business Trends for the last six months
–        Business Trends looking into the next six months
–        Hiring and Staffing Trends in the Current Economy

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