Signature Events

WGR hosts four annual signature events. Click here to view the partnership opportunities are available for each. Please contact the office here for more information.
Spring Reception
Our premier event of the year, attracts over 500 members of Congress, congressional staff and government relations professionals to honor women leaders who embody the vision of WGR. This is a great opportunity to get the highest level of exposure while also learning more about the organization. A VIP party, by-invitation-only follows for high level sponsors.


May 17, 2017
2017 Spring Reception: Sharing the Vision, Shaping the Future
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May 18, 2016

2016 Spring Reception: Legacy of Leadership
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May 6, 2015
Celebrating 40 Years of Advancing & Empowering Women
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Learn more about WGR's 40th anniversary celebration here!

PACs, Politics & Grassroots Conference
The conference brings together the government relations and advocacy communities for a day of networking and learning. This one-of-a-kind D.C. based conference includes dynamic speakers, engaging panel sessions and interactive conversations with leaders in PACs, politics, and grassroots organizations.

April 7, 2017
P.A.T.H. Practical, Actionable, Tangible, How-Tos
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April 7, 2016
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April 9, 2015
Frontline Females Make it Happen
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Wine & Tasting
hosted by the Energy, Environment & Agriculture Task Force
Just steps away from the Capitol, WGR members and prospective members will have the opportunity to network with Capitol Hill staff and one another and taste wines from a variety of regions. This intimate townhome setting will be certain to foster conversations, connections, and camaraderie over shared interests.

October 26 2017

Governors Reception
State government relations professionals along with the states’ highest elected officials and their staffs gather for an intimate evening of intimate networking and relationship building while honoring the states female leaders.

February 24, 2017
Governors Reception honoring Oregon Governor Kate Brown

February 19, 2016
Inaugural Governors Reception honoring Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin 

Upcoming Events
Due to inclement weather, we are postponing the Energy, Environment & Agriculture Task Force's Congressional Breakfast Series: Senate Energy Committee Staff Panel event originally scheduled for tomorrow, March 21, 2018. The event has been rescheduled for Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at 8:30am.

March 22

PPG Task Force Quarterly Call Update - DATE CHANGED to April 19th! 


March 22

WGR Leadership Institute: M&A Mania


March 23

Revamp your LinkedIn Presence Workshop


March 26

What You Need to Know Webinar - Mid-Career Graduate Programs