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2013 AUSA Annual Meeting & Exposition

 Walter E. Washington Convention Center
801 Mt. Vernon Place NW
Washington, DC 20001

Booth 460 in the Northeast Corner of Exhibit Hall A

October 21 – 23, 2013

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You are hereby invited to participate in the Warriors To The Workforce Hiring Event presented by and to be held in conjunction with the 2013 AUSA Annual Meeting & Exposition on October 21 – 23, 2013. This one of a kind event is part of the American Freedom Foundation’s nationwide initiative to help veterans find jobs. The event will bring together major companies from throughout the country to profile their services and provide employment opportunities for our veterans. Attending veterans will have the chance to talk with employers, submit qualifications, and even participate in job interviews on the spot.

In addition to the hiring event, Warriors To The Workforce will include workshops for veterans each day providing resources and information on subjects such as mental readiness, confidence building, networking and presentation skills, resume writing, interviewing techniques, job searching, career planning through goal setting, translating military skills and training into civilian life and corporate experience, among others.

Both companies and veterans can register for the Warriors to the Workforce Hiring Event:  HERE

Note:   It is recommended that everyone pre-register for this event!


Daily Agenda
0800 – Exhibitor set-up and registration

0900 – Opening remarks & welcome – Workshops begin

1200 – Break for Lunch (booths remain open)

1600 – End/Exhibitor Breakdown - Workshops End

Important Information For Companies Exhibiting at Warriors To The Workforce Hiring Event. On this downloadable PDF, Click here for Exhibitor Instructions and Helpful Information, you will find valuable information about this event including what is included in your registration, check in, where to ship equipment for your site, and information about parking, hotels, food and beverage and more to make your experience more enjoyable.

Click here for Exhibitor and Sponsorship Information and Full Event PDF

Important Information for Veterans Attending Warriors To The Workforce Hiring Event.  For all our attending veterans, we thank you for your service and hope this experience will result in opportunties for employment.  On this downloadable PDF, Click here for Helpful Information, you will find valuable information about parking, Metro access, hotels, registrations and check in. 

Click here to view Warriors To The Workforce Veterans' Flyer

Click here to view Warriors To The Workforce Workshop Schedule

Please be prepared to *Meet Employers;  *Bring Enough Resumes (Both for Private and Government Employers); *Dress For Success. 

Please arrive early as reigstration may take some time and we want you to be ready to go at 0900.

Companies Registered To Participate In Warriors To The Workforce To Date.  Click On Company Name To Learn More.

ADS                                 Esri Navy Federal Credit Union
Aerotek First Command Northrop Grumman
BAE Systems                    Fluor Pricewaterhouse Coopers         
Ball Aerospace                      General Dynamics                       SAIC            
Calibre Systems Hewlett-Packard (HP) SourceAmerica
Camber Kelly Services Troops In Transportation
CSC L-3 Communications USACE
EMCOR Lockheed Martin Verizon

Parking: There are over 3000 parking spaces in a three block radius of the Convention Center. These spaces are available on a first come, first serve basis.  Download the parking map (PDF)

Metro: The Metrorail (subway) entrance is near the southwest corner of M and 7th Streets, NW.  The Green and Yellow subway lines stop at this exit, called the “Mt. Vernon Square/7th St/Convention Center” exit.  All other subway lines connect to these two lines, so the Convention Center is served by the entire Metrorail system.  Guests arriving via Metro can see the entrance to the Convention Center directly in front of them as they travel up the escalators exiting the Metro.  Download the Metro Map (PDF)Visit for schedule.

Hotel Information

Convention Center Map

Conference Websites:

Warriors To The Workforce

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