SEME Dates:

March 24-25, 2023


  • What: The Sports • Events• Marketing Experience
  • When: Friday/Saturday, March 24-25, 2023
  • Where: Washington, D.C. / American University Spring Valley Building (SVB)
  • Email:[email protected]
  • Web: TheSEME.com 
  • Call: 202-903-3763

*** This event sells out – please make early registration arrangements for groups or individuals looking to attend ***

Additional “Where” details:



American University,  SPRING VALLEY BUILDING (SVB)

4801 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Wash., D.C. 20016


Metro  – AU/Tenleytown stop on Red lines(recommended)

Shuttle Bus to AU  – Blue or White Route : http://www.american.edu/finance/facilities/shuttle.cfm

Parking – Underneath building…Pay at Kiosk

Location – 6h floor, Space 602

Google Maps click here

Metro  – AU/Tenleytown stop on Red lines(recommended)

Parking – Underneath building – Friday is Pay $ / FREE on Saturday

Host Hotel:  YOURS TRULY DC HOTEL, 1143 New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington, DC 20037, [email protected]

What is the cost to attend?

See here: https://theseme.com/tickets/

About the acronym SEME:

The organizers and leadership council of SEME want attendees to utilize this experience to visualize themselves as a player in the sport and event industries. In order to attain a goal you must first know where you want to go?

“If you want to be some one, you need to start acting like the person you want to be,” Jerry Richardson, Owner of the Carolina Panthers.

At this conference you will have an intimate experience with those people in positions in which you one day see yourself.

What does my registration cost include?

You may attend any sessions during the two days of the event. Your registration also includes two light breakfasts, two lunches and the receptions and parties listed in your conference program. Attendees receive a Certificate of Attendance, Conference Packet and Notebook, and lists of sports industry attendees, fellow attendees, and available jobs and internships available.

How do I get my registration badge?

Your badge, a conference program and a registration bag will be awaiting your arrival at the SEME registration desk.

When is the on-site registration desk open?

With the virtual setting we will open for everyone early Thursday morning.

When does the conference start and when does it end?

The SEME offers virtual programming beginning on Thursday, March 31 at 8:00 a.m and concludes on Friday afternoon, April 2. Following the conference session, there will be a Networking Party for all conference attendees.

What is the dress code for the conference?

Business casual is the standard dress code. Although the conference is being held in a mid-Atlantic climate, be sure to pack a light jacket since evenings are frequently cool.

Where in the D.C. area is the conference being held?

We will update everyone shortly.

What about getting around the city?

Washington, D.C. boasts several modes of transportation available to its many visitors. Transportation ranges from car and van rental to railways and taxis to public buses.

Where can I find travel and hotel information?

You can find information about travel, hotel accommodations and discounts by clicking here.

What happens if I need to cancel my conference registration and want to get a refund?

All refund requests must be received in writing by January 15, 2021 (the refund deadline). Refunds will be issued within 60 days after the conference. Send requests to: Sports Industry Education, 1049 Papermill Court, NW, Washington, D.C. 20007. Phone: 202-903-3763. Email: [email protected]

Can I have a list of attendees?

Everyone will receive an attendee list at the conference in the conference packet. Sponsors and Career Workshop hosts will receive an attendee list in advance.

What will I be able to do with my free time before and after the conference?

Washington, D.C. is home to many top museums, monuments, restaurants and entertainment opportunities. Click here to go to: Washington Convention and Tourism Association

How large is the Sports and Events Marketplace?

The sports and events business industry is continuing to grow rapidly, and is estimated to be the Sixth largest industry sector in the U.S. in excess of $500 billion dollars