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NOVA Summit: How Progressives Win

April 23, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 5:30 pm

When: Sunday, April 23, 2017, 11am-5:30pm

 Where: Fairfax High School, 3501 Rebel Run, Fairfax, VA 22030 (map)

Join us at the 2017 NOVA Summit as we discuss Democratic campaign strategy and volunteer and outreach activities for 2017 and beyond. Progress is made when we all work together! Help us to promote progressive values and organize progressive voters and candidates in the Northern Virginia area. Boxed lunch is provided and admission is $10 to cover the cost of renting the venue, producing materials, and providing boxed lunch.

Host Committee: NOVA County/City Chairs

Sponsors: Congressman Don Beyer ? The City of Falls Church Democratic Committee ? The City of Fairfax Democrats ? Democratic Asian Americans of Virginia (DAAV) • Fairfax County Democratic Committee ? 8th Congressional District Democratic Committee ? 10thCongressional District Democratic Committee ? 11th Congressional District Democratic Committee

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11:00am: Check-in

11:30am: Welcome and What to Expect

11:45am: Opening Remarks — Congressman Gerry Connolly

12:00pm: What is at Stake in 2017 and Beyond—Congressman Don Beyer

12:15pm: Box Lunch Lunch Keynote: Winning the Issues and Message

Concurrent Sessions:

Campaign Management (CM)

CM: 1:00pm-1:45pm–How To Run A Successful Campaign

CM: 1:50pm-2:30pm–Nuts and Bolts

CM: 2:30pm-3:15pm–Message and Media

CM: 3:15pm-4:00–Field Organizing

CM: 4:00pm-4:45pm—Fundraising

Volunteers/Party Members/Grassroots Activists (VPG)

VPG: 1:00-1:45pm–So you want to get involved

VPG: 1:50-2:30pm –Working Within the Democratic Party Structure

VPG: 2:30-3:15pm–Power of Organizing and Social Media VPG: 3:15-4:00pm— Starting An Organization or Grassroots Effort

VPG: 4:00pm-4:45pm–Building to Win 2017 and Beyond

4:45pm-5:30pm Wrap Up Followed by Happy Hour at PJ Skidoos with 2017 Democratic Candidates!


April 23, 2017
11:00 am - 5:30 pm
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Fairfax High School
3501 Rebel Run
Fairfax, VA 22030 United States