General

Who should attend?

How can I get social media updates on the event?

What is the event attire?

The Financial Inclusion Forum is an invitation only event. Only those who receive an invitation from the organizing partners will be allowed to register.

  
Financial Inclusion Forum, Dec 1st: Donors, policy makers, and academic researchers.

Practitioners Day, Dec 2nd: Practitioners, implementing partners, US government partners, and digital finance firms.
     


Business attire is encouraged for the both days of the event.

View the weather expected during the event.
You can follow event updates via Twitter through the #2016fif hashtag. You can also follow the event partners:

USAID:

U.S. Treasury:

FHI 360:

I'm mobility, visually, or hearing impaired, will there be accommodations available for me?

Can I attend both the Financial Inclusion Forum and the Practitioners Day?  

Will meals be provided?

Yes. Breakfast and lunch will be served on both days of the program. Additionally, there will be morning and afternoon break periods when coffee, tea, soft drinks and water will be provided. Those with food allergies should indicate them on their registration form.
Yes. When registering, please indicate what type of accommodations you need and we will provide those for you upon your arrival at the event.
You will receive an invitation based on your area of expertise for one or both days. If you are interested in attending a day you didn’t receive an invitation and access code for, register for that day using your original access code and you will be put on a waiting list.  You will receive confirmation via email as space allows.
  

Registration

What is the registration fee and how do I register?

How do I modify my existing registration?

I reside outside the U.S. and would like to attend as an international attendee, how do I obtain a Visa letter?

The Financial Inclusion Forum and Financial Inclusion Practitioners Day are invitation only events. There is not a fee to attend for those invited to the Forum. You can register by clicking here for the Financial Inclusion Forum and here for the Practitioners Day.
  


  1. Click the 'Review, change, or update your registration' link in your registration confirmation email.
  2. Log into your registration account with login credentials you created when registering.
  3. Update your registration and save your changes. You will receive a confirmation email showing your updated changes.
Unfortunately, we will be unable to provide visa letters for international registrants needing support to apply for a visa to attend the event.

We encourage attendees to work directly with their individual organizations for travel support documents to attend the event.

I have a registration question, who can I contact?

How do I cancel my registration?

Is media registration available for the event?

  1. Click the 'Review, change, or update your registration' link in your registration confirmation email.
  2. Log into your registration account with login credentials you created during when registering.
  3. Select cancel my registration and confirm your changes. You will receive a confirmation email showing your cancellation status.

Yes, media registration is available for the event.

Please email coordinator@fiforum.us with any media inquiries.

If you have a registration question or need assistance during the registration process, please contact:
coordinator@fiforum.us or please call

(202) 600-8730.



Venue

Can I take Metro to the venue?

Where is event located?

Is parking available?

The closet metro stop to the Ronald Reagan Building is the Federal Triangle Metro Station. The station which services the orange, blue and silver lines is located on-site and is connected to the building by covered passageway. The Metro Center Metro Station (red line) is located just two blocks away.
Both events will take place at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center located at 1300 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20004.
You can access the Ronald Reagan Building parking garage via ramps at 14th Street (north and south ramps) and 13½ Street (off Pennsylvania Ave.) Click here for additional parking details for the building can be located.

Where is the registration check-in area located?

Is Wi-Fi available in the meeting space?

Registration check-in will be on the 2nd floor of the Ronald Reagan Building in the Pavilion Foyer.
Yes. Wi-Fi will be available to event attendees.