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Ambassador Circle

The Ambassador Circle helps make international meetings in Washington, DC a reality. Meetings and conventions mean progress, wherever they are taking place.

As the official destination marketing organization for the nation’s capital, Destination DC’s (DDC) goal is to bring meetings and conventions of all sizes to Washington, DC, a crucial component of economic development for the city. DDC’s Ambassador Circle program partners with top innovators, researchers and scholars to target international meetings specifically. The network is a noteworthy group of professionals in the region who are experts in their respective fields and share a common goal of showcasing the city as a business hub for an international community.


For a destination like Washington, DC, with so many institutions and organizations of global importance, the Ambassador Circle is essential to bringing international meetings business to the nation's capital. 


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Dr. Andrew Wolff, Washington Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine

"It may be fashionable to denigrate Washington, DC for politics, but the DC area has so much of which to be proud. Hosting an international meeting of hundreds of my closest colleagues from every continent (save Antarctica) gives us the opportunity to show DC as a dynamic and exciting city."

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