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2017 Midyear Meeting Washington, D.C.

October 13 @ 4:00 pm - October 14 @ 4:00 pm

ARMENIAN BAR ASSOCIATION 2017 MID-YEAR MEETING AND CONFERENCE

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2017

4:00 p.m.         Meeting of the Board of Governors

Washington Hilton, Jay Room

1919 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20009

7:00 p.m.         Optional Dinner at The Marvin ($50)

2007 14th St NW, Washington, DC 20009

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2017

 

HOWARD UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW

2900 Van Ness St NW, Washington, DC 20008

 

9:30 a.m.         Registration

10:00 a.m.       Opening Address—Chairman of the Board, Saro Kerkonian

10:10 a.m.       Report on Student Affairs/Mentorship/Pro Bono Programs – Liz Al-Dajani and Lucy Varpetian

10:25 a.m.       Report of the Armenian Rights Watch Committee – Garo Ghazarian and Karnig Kerkonian

10:40 a.m.       Former United States Attorney for the Northern District of New York, Richard Harutunian

10:50 a.m.       Break

11:00 a.m.       Panel Discussion – Reparations: Means, Measures & Myths

  • Professor Darin Johnson (Howard University)
  • Dan Lewerenz, Esq.  (Native American Rights Fund)
  • Karnig Kerkonian-Moderator

Darin Johnson, Howard University School of Law

Dan Lewerenz, Native American Rights Fund

Moderated by:
Karnig Kerkonian

12:15 p.m. Luncheon with Featured Speakers:

 

  • Republic of Armenia’s Ambassador to The United States

His Excellency Ambassador Grigor Hovhannissian

  • Republic of Artsakh’s Representative to the United States

The Honorable Robert Avetisyan

1:30 p.m.   Presentation of the Film—Architects of Denial—Introduction by Garo Ghazarian 

3:30 p.m.  Closing Remarks

 

7:30 p.m. Optional Kebab Night at Holy Cross Church

4906 Flint Dr, Bethesda, MD 20816

 

Lodging:
A limited number of rooms have been reserved at Washington Hilton. Please make reservations by calling 1-800-HILTONS and referring to group code: ABA for a discounted rate. Individuals may also make their reservations online at: https://aws.passkey.com/go/2017armenianbarassociation. Discounted rate ends September 22, 2017.

Registration:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/midyear-meeting-2017-washington-dc-tickets-37764094423

Details

Start:
October 13 @ 4:00 pm
End:
October 14 @ 4:00 pm

Organizer

Armenian Bar Association

Venue

Howard University School of Law
2900 Van Ness St NW
Washington DC, 20008 United States
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