2024 Impact Summit and Gala

The Indian American Impact Project’s 2024 Summit and Gala: Desis Decide will take place on May 15th-16th in Washington, D.C.! Join us for two days of networking, learning, celebrating, and committing to action with community leaders from across the nation.

Learn more about this year’s event here.

  • RSVP and Purchase Tickets

    Our daytime Summit will offer numerous trainings, keynotes from the nation’s top leaders, and networking opportunities.

    Early bird ticket rates for the two-day Summit is only $75 and includes lunch (May 16th) and refreshments (both days).

    Our can’t-miss gala will feature incredible keynotes, entertainment, food and beverages on May 16th. Ticket prices start at $250.

    RSVP for both events and purchase your tickets here.

  • Program Information

    Impact Summit  |  May 15th-16th, 2024
    May 15th: Programming 12:30 PM – 5:30 PM EST
    May 16th: Programming 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM EST

    View the tentative program here!

    Impact Gala  |  May 16th, 2024 
    Registration and Cocktail Party: 6:30 PM EST
    Gala Dinner: 7:30 PM EST

  • Call for Proposals

    Our proposal submission period has ended for the 2024 Impact Summit. All accepted submissions and facilitators have been notified — thank you to all who applied this year!

  • Venue Information

    Impact Summit
    Washington Marriott Georgetown
    1221 22nd St NW
    Washington, D.C. 20037

    Impact Gala
    Willard Intercontinental Hotel
    1400 Pennsylvania Ave NW
    Washington, D.C. 20004

  • Travel and Accommodations

    Book your hotel stay with discounted rates here!

    Washington Marriott Georgetown
    1221 22nd Street NW, Washington, District Of Columbia, USA, 20037

    Reagan National Airport
    Distance From Hotel: 5.4 Miles

    Alternate Airport Transportation:
    Red Top Executive Sedan Service; fee: 30 USD (one way); on request
    Bus Station: Greyhound at Union Station
    Subway Station: Foggy Bottom (Orange, Silver & Blue Lines)
    Dupont Circle (Red Line)
    Train Station: Union Station

  • Event Sponsors






    By joining as a sponsor for the 2024 Summit and Gala, you are investing in the future of our diaspora’s civic engagement and participation as we work towards better representation of the more than 5 million in our communities.

    Click here to learn more about sponsorship opportunities.

    For questions about sponsorship or to confirm participation, please contact prerana@iaimpact.org.

  • Digital Toolkit

    Help us spread the word! Our Digital Toolkit contains sample messages and graphics you can share on social media.

  • Volunteer Opportunities

    Thank you for your interest in supporting our event — we are currently at full capacity for volunteers.

  • Questions

    For questions, please email summit@iaimpact.org.

Register today to receive your early bird rates!