IHA's 2020 Government Affairs Meeting

Educational Sessions

After opening remarks from the chairman of the IHA Government Affairs Committee, several educational sessions will be conducted on relevant governmental, legislative and compliance issues. 2019 sessions included, “How Congress Really Works”, “Efforts to Reform Postal Subsidies and the UPU”, “The Online Sales Tax Issue (The Wayfair Decision)”, “Regulatory and Policy Uncertainties Confronting Manufacturers”, and “The Trump Administration’s Labor Agenda”. The 2020 program is being developed with full details being available later in the spring.

Meetings with Congress

Visit your Members of Congress to discuss and convey how legislative decisions are impacting your business. IHA’s Government Affairs office in Washington, D.C. will preschedule meetings on your behalf with your Congessional leaders and will provide talking points to help facilitate your discussions.


The Madison Washington D.C
1177 Fifteenth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005

Capitol Hill Club
300 First Street, SE
Washington, DC 20003

Cost and Registration

First Attendee: $300 / person
Additional Attendee(s) from same company: $200 / person
June 3-4, 2020
Washington, D.C.

Brochure Register

Hotel Accommodations

If you require hotel accommodations for the event and would like to make a reservation at the meeting venue, please click the link below. A limited number of rooms have been reserved at the group rate of $339 plus tax.
Hotel Reservations


Contact Isabel Barabicho: ibarabicho@housewares.org or +1-847-692-0111