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2017 Resilient Virginia Conference

“Connecting Communities, Business, and Educators for Resiliency Solutions”
August 1–2, 2017 | Richmond, Virginia

The SAME DC Post is pleased to share the following information with our members regarding the upcoming 2017 Resilient Virginia Conference which aligns with SAME’s Mission to “identify and resolve national security infrastructure-related challenges.”

The Resilient Virginia Conference brings together participants from local and national businesses, and representatives from higher education, state and local governments, and community organizations to:

  • Explore resiliency rationales for their organizations
  • Learn resiliency processes applicable to the public and private sector
  • Develop an understanding of resiliency priorities in different regions of the state
  • Engage in networking with resiliency businesses, government representatives, and institutional and community organizations
  • Take away tools that can be used for resiliency planning in their own communities

For more information please visit the conference website:

SAME DC and CMAA NCC St. Elizabeths West Campus Tour

This tour has reached its maximum capacity

Please join CMAA National Capital Chapter and SAME Washington DC Post for a jointly-sponsored tour of the St. Elizabeths West Campus Development, including the following highlights:

  • Historic Buildings (in current condition)
  • Rehabilitated Building
  • U.S. Coast Guard HQ from Upper Campus
  • Center Building
  • Government Briefing after Tour

More information about the Master Plan for development site can be found by clicking here.

WHEN: Tuesday, August 15, 2017, 9am-12pm EST

COST: $40 (No refunds.)

Two PDHs will be awarded for attending this event.


PPE will be required for this event, including hard hat, construction boots, safety glasses and safety vest. Additional security information will be distributed following registration.

SAME DC Post 2017-2018 Sponsorship Program

The SAME Washington DC Post invites you to become a Sponsor of our distinguished organization that is committed to providing value to all our members. The DC Post offers an excellent platform for your firm to expand its visibility through our expansive network of over 1,700 members representing both government and commercial organizations. Each sponsoring firm’s financial contribution will support the Post’s Scholarship Fund, Young Members’ Activities, SAME Engineering and Construction Camp attendees, and Leadership and Mentoring Activities.

Three levels of sponsorship are offered (Platinum, Gold and Silver), each with distinct opportunities for visibility and recognition as shown in the table below. There are a limited number of sponsorships available at each level.



Platinum (8): $1500

Gold (12): $1000

Silver (15): $750

1.  DC Post Website Posting




2.  Firm Spotlight @ One Luncheon




3.  Recognized @ All Monthly Luncheons




4.  Holiday Event Recognition




5.  Post Awards Recognition




6.  Complimentary Luncheon Tickets




For more information please see our Sponsorship Letter from our President, Susan Merrigan, and/or visit the Sponsorship Webpage.

For questions on this Program or to sign up as a sponsor, please contact Elaine Gray, Sponsorship Director, at (571) 297-4826.

SAME Foundation Now Accepting Donations

Spring 2016 SAME established the Society of American Military Engineers Foundation ("Foundation") as a separate 501(c)3 tax exempt organization to provide a secure and beneficial repository for charitable and other bequeaths from members of the Society and the public at large. In addition, the Fund will separate the philanthropic objectives of the Society from the Society's day to day operations. The primary purpose of the Foundation is to continue to promote the strategic goals of the Society and to support the development and growth of members and future members. Therefore, spending will include but is not limited to the following:

  • Funding member professional development and career advancement programs, including negotiating certification discounts, and then funding the programs
  • Providing stipends to fund member travel to SAME events
  • Supporting SAME Engineering & Construction Camps
  • Promoting STEM-related initiatives
  • Providing scholarships to students who are pursuing degrees in STEM-related fields

For more information visit SAME National’s Foundation website:

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SAME Quarterly Economic Snapshot Survey

SAME releases an Economic Snapshot Survey quarterly that measures macro trends in the A/E/C industry nationwide by taking a periodic snapshot of the market.View Survey Reports Here.

The survey examines key economic-based factors including:
–        Business Trends for the last six months
–        Business Trends looking into the next six months
–        Hiring and Staffing Trends in the Current Economy

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