International Conference 2013

Download the up-to-date 2013 International Conference agenda!

Check out our emerging list of resources straight from the conference! 

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Ticket Cost Description
Full Conference


Early: $165 until April 15

Standard: $240 April 16–June 15

Late: $315 June 16–July 20

Preparation Help!

Download the attendee checklist.

Please enter your conference Lobby Day meetings into our Lobby Day Meeting Tracking Form.

To prepare for your meetings, print off a 2013 Lobby Meeting Planning and Reporting Form. (Also available as a PDF)

Read up on our global poverty campaigns in the 2013 Global Legislative Handbook .

Read up on our U.S. Poverty campaigns in the 2013 U.S. Poverty Legislative Handbook.

Find other resources on our International Conference Materials page.

REAL Change Program Scholarship

RESULTS Educational Fund is pleased to offer REF's Emerging Activist Leaders (REAL) Change Program to qualified applicants for all but a small part of the cost of conference. The application process has ended, but for more information about the scholarship, contact Carly Pildis, Outreach and Advocacy Associate, at [email protected]

2013 Karen McQuillan Scholarship Information

The Karen McQuillan Fund, honoring RESULTS' first coordinator for U.S. poverty advocacy groups, was established in 1998 to assist low-income RESULTS partners based in the United States to participate fully in RESULTS activities. The goal is to provide financial support for those who would otherwise be unable to participate due to costs. Unfortunately, the deadline for application has passed. If you wish, you can contribute to the scholarship when you register.

Join Marianne Williamson for a Special Day-Long Course at the RESULTS 2013 International Conference

Invite your Member of Congress to the Lobby Day Reception

Download the customizable invite here.


Download the most up-to-date 2013 International Conference agenda. (MsWord)  (PDF)

All events from Saturday, July 20 to Monday, July 22 take place at The Double Tree Hilton Hotel


July 20th

Registration and merchandise open 9:00 am–8:00 pm

  • REAL Change Program

  • Marianne Williamson Seminar
    The New Activism:Combining Sprit and Action

  • General Plenary (1:15 - 2:30 pm)

  • RESULTS Leadership Training

  • Conference Opening Celebration


July 21st


Registration and merchandise open 8:00 am–5:30 pm

  • Overviews of U.S., Global, and International Poverty Campaigns

  • RESULTS Affiliates and International Partners around the World

  • Advocacy Workshops 

  • General Plenary (4:45 - 6:00 pm)


July 22nd


Registration and merchandise open 8:00 am–6:00 pm

  • General Plenary (9:00 - 10:10 am)
    The Hon. Jim Walsh

  • General Plenary (10:30 - 12:45 pm)
    Professor Muhammad Yunus

  • Major Donor Luncheon (1:00 - 2:00 pm)

  • US & Global Plenaries (2:30 - 4:00 pm)
    Anthony Lake, Unicef;
    Mark Dybul, Global Fund;
    Jim Weill, FRAC

  • Advocacy and Lobby Prep


July 23rd



  • Lobby Day Kick-off on Capitol Hill

  • Lobby meetings on Capitol Hill

  • Advocacy Meetings at the World Bank

  • Reception on Capitol Hill with special guest Professor Muhammad Yunus (5:00 - 7:00 pm)



  Hotel Reservation Information

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel
Washington DC - Crystal City
300 Army Navy Drive
Arlington, VA, 22202
Tel: (703) 416-4100


Group rate is available until July 1, 2013.

Option 1:  Call the Double Tree by Hilton directly at (703) 416-4100.

Option 2:  Visit the hotel registration website.

Reference:  RESULTS Educational Fund International Conference.

Please do not call the RESULTS office with questions about the hotel or room reservations. You must contact the hotel directly.

Room Rates:  Our discounted group standard room rate is $159 per night, single or double occupancy. An additional $20 per night per person applies to groups of three and four registered to a room. Taxes are not included.

Reserve early to get the special $159 per night : Please note that Saturday, Sunday, and Monday nights are our peak occupancy nights. The first 200 rooms will be available at the standard $159 rate. Once those are reserved, a limited quantity of additional rooms will be available for $189 per night.

Limited Quantity of Rooms:  We encourage you to make your reservation early! Once our block of rooms is gone, we will be unable to secure additional rooms at our rate.

The hotel would be pleased to extend discounted pricing for the following premium room types. There is no obligation to your organization, and room types and rates are subject to availability at the time of reservation.

  Single Rate Double Rate
Basic Room  $ 159.00  $ 159.00
View Rooms  $ 179.00  $ 179.00
Jr. Suites  $ 189.00  $ 189.00
Jr. Balcony Suites  $ 194.00  $ 194.00
One Bedroom Suites  $ 209.00  $ 209.00

All room rates are net non-commissionable and are quoted exclusive of appropriate state and local taxes, fees and assessments, currently 10%.












Our Wonderful Sponsors



Aeras is a nonprofit biotech advancing the development of tuberculosis vaccines for the world. In collaboration with global partners in Africa, Asia, North America and Europe, Aeras is supporting the clinical testing of six experimental vaccines as well as a robust portfolio of earlier stage candidates. Aeras is based in Rockville, Maryland; Cape Town, South Africa; and Beijing, China.

Bread for the World Institute

Bread for the World is a collective Christian voice urging our nation’s decision makers to end hunger at home and abroad. By changing policies, programs and conditions that allow hunger and poverty to persist, we provide help and opportunity far beyond the communities where we live. Bread for the World Institute provides policy analysis on hunger and strategies to end it. The Institute educates opinion leaders, policy makers, and the public about hunger in the United States and abroad.

GAVI Alliance

Saving children’s lives and protecting people’s health by increasing access to immunization in poor countries



The Here I Am Campaign brings the voices of those affected by or infected with HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria into the conversation about why it is critical to fund the Global Fund. So far, over 100 people from 34 countries have made and shared  videos: testimonials of the positive impact of the Global Fund and the impact that governments can have by contributing  generously to the Fund's replenishment for 2014-2016



TB Alliance

Our mission is to discover and develop better, faster-acting, and affordable drugs to fight tuberculosis.

National Tuberculosis Controllers Association

The officials of state, local, and territorial government who are empowered by their jurisdiction with the responsibility for carrying out programs to prevent and control TB.

The US Fund for UNICEF

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) works in more than 190 countries and territories to save and improve children’s lives, providing health care and immunizations, clean water and sanitation, nutrition, education, emergency relief, and more. The U.S. Fund for UNICEF supports UNICEF’s work through fundraising, advocacy, and education in the United States. Together, we are working toward the day when ZERO children die from preventable causes and every child has a safe and healthy childhood.

Save the Children is the world's leading independent organization for children. Our vision is a world in which every child attains the right to survival, protection, development and participation. Our mission is to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives

Annie E. Casey Foundation

The primary mission of the Annie E. Casey Foundation is to foster public policies, human-service reforms, and community supports that more effectively meet the needs of today’s vulnerable children and families. It was established in 1948 by Jim Casey, one of the founders of UPS, and his siblings, who named the Foundation in honor of their mother.



The Global Campaign for Education, U.S. Chapter (GCE-US) is a broad-based coalition of U.S. organizations including non-profit organizations, teachers’ unions, foundations, faith-based groups, and think tanks dedicated to ensuring universal quality education.

Horenberg Insurance is an independent insurance agency that has provided insurance, risk management and claims administration services since 1971.  Horenberg Insurance is one of Washington’s leading privately owned insurance agencies and handles all forms of insurance including Business Property & Casualty, Bonding, Group Insurance, Individual Life and Health and Personal Property & Casualty insurance.


Joan Bragar