Upcoming Meetings

IME 2022 Spring Meeting

Monday, May 9, 2022 - Thursday, May 12, 2022 |  Capital Hilton, Washington, DC

Use your attendance at the Spring Meeting to gain insight into industry trends regarding the safety and security of explosives. We’ve planned time for meaningful conversations with IME members, government regulators, and leading experts in cybersecurity.  We’ve also scheduled optional visits to the National Museum of African American History & Culture, and Arlington Cemetery on Thursday,  May 12th.

The 2022 Spring Meeting will be held at the Capital Hilton, 1001 16th Street NW Washington, DC 200036, in the heart of downtown Washington, D.C. overlooking BLM Plaza.

The National Mall, Georgetown, and the Smithsonian National Air & Space Museum are all within two miles. A 50% parking pass discount is provided to all IME guests, and McPherson Metro station is only two blocks away.

Registration for IME's 2022 Spring Meeting is closed. If you need assistance with your event registration or hotel reservation, please contact IME Event Planner and Executive Administrative Assistant Alexandria Caron (acaron@ime.org). For an updated schedule of events, please visit www.ime.org.  

2022 IME Spring Meeting Book
2022 IME Spring Meeting FAQ

2022 Spring Meeting Excursion Guide

Please note, IME will not be booking hotel rooms on behalf of attendees, registrations must be made via EventBrite and via the hotel to ensure that all attendees receive IME's room block prices.

If you have questions about IME meetings, please contact Alexandria Caron at 202-266-4317 or via e-mail at acaron@ime.org.


Please meet us at the Capital Hilton's North Gate Grill for our Spring Reception on May 9th, 2022 5:30-7:30 PM 

L.E.A.D. will be sponsoring a Happy Hour at Jackie Dacha Beer Garden on May 9th, 2022, 6:30-8:00 PM

*Please see Alex Caron May 9th - 11th to pick up your May 12th excursion tickets to Arlington Cemetery or the National Muesum of African American History & Culture

Covid-19 Precautions

As of April 5, 2022 Washington D.C. does not have a vaccination or mask mandate, except when on federal grounds. However, private businesses are allowed to require masks and proof of vaccination from patrons. As a result, we recommend bringing a mask and vaccine card, if you have one, when traveling outside the meeting space.

The following locations still require a mask while indoors:
  • District government offices
  • District public libraries
  • Childcare facilities and schools
  • Congregate facilities such as nursing homes, shelters, and correctional facilities
  • Health care facilities
  • Uber, Lyft, and other private ride shares.
 This section will be updated as more information becomes available.