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The White House Office of Intergovernmental Affairs invites you to the 

Mississippi Local Leaders White House Conference

for remarks and discussion with key administration officials and policymakers on pertinent issues impacting the State of Mississippi

September 18, 2018

10:30 AM – White House Tour

1:00 - 4:00 PM – Conference

If you are able to attend, please submit your information in the secure form by 1:00 PM on Friday, September 14. The secure form can be accessed via the link provided below. Note that this invitation is non-transferrable.

Conference and Tour Registration Link: Click here

It is essential that all information is submitted accurately. The information you submit must exactly match what is listed on your government issued identification that you will be required to present to Secret Service before entry onto White House grounds.

A list of frequently asked questions is outlined below. Please consult this list before reaching out to White House Office of Intergovernmental Affairs staff. More information, including arrival instructions (i.e. address and times) and the itinerary, will be forthcoming. Pertinent event updates will be sent to the email address that you register with.


William F. Crozer
Deputy Director
White House Office of Intergovernmental Affairs

Britt S. Carter                                    Zachery T. Michael
Associate Director                             Associate Director

Frequently Asked Questions

What information do I need to submit in order to attend? Clicking on the registration link provided above will outline the information you are required to submit in order to register to attend. Please do not fill out this information if you cannot attend. The information you submit must exactly match that of your government issued identification that you will be required to present to Secret Service before entering White House grounds.

How do I know if I successfully registered? Once you click on the registration link, fill out all required information, and submit it, you will receive a confirmation message to the email address you provided. Please make sure to check your spam/junk email folder if you do not receive this confirmation.

What if the link does not work? If the registration link provided does not work or will not properly load, try using a different browser. If you are still unable to register, please contact White House Office of Intergovernmental Affairs staff.

Can I bring a guest? Yes, each invited attendee is allowed to bring an additional guest. During your registration, you have the option to add a guest. Note that the same registration requirements apply to your guest regarding the completion and accuracy of information submitted. If you would like to bring more than one guest, please reach out to the White House Office of Intergovernmental Affairs.

Is this invitation transferable? No, this invitation is non-transferable unless discussed with the White House Office of Intergovernmental Affairs. Any information submitted from an uninvited guest will not be processed.

What items are permissible/non-permissible? Permissible items that you can bring with you differs by event. For the White House tour, Secret Service will not permit you to bring purses/bags/briefcases, iPads, or portfolios.Storage is not available if you bring these items. You can bring a cell phone, wallet, etc. If you do not plan to attend the White House tour before the conference, you are allowed to bring a purse/bag/briefcase, etc.

Is lodging and/or transportation provided? No, registered attendees are responsible for their own accommodations, meals, and transportation to Washington, D.C. and throughout the duration of their visit. Due to federal regulations, we are unable to provide you with recommendations for travel and accommodations. Bottled water will be provided during the conference portion of the event. Lunch is not provided.

Where do I go? All events will take place on the White House complex. We will provide further information ahead of the event date.

How do I get around Washington, D.C.? For travel and transportation in Washington, D.C., taxies and ride sharing services are readily available. The metro is also a convenient way to travel. The closest metro stops are Federal Triangle and Farragut West. More information on the metro, including travel times and maps, can be found by clicking here.

What media is permissible? You are permitted to take photos during the White House Tour as well as the conference. Videos are not permitted.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 10:30am to 4:00pm