CFGI / Symposium / Schedule / Networking Events Page ContentNetworking and Special EventsThe 2018 Symposium will offer opportunities to connect and network with fellow immigration professionals, government agencies and conference contributors throughout the event. Enjoy these networking sessions to meet and reconnect with peers.SUNDAY, JUNE 106:00 PM - 7:00 PM Welcome Reception MONDAY, JUNE 117:00 AM - 7:30 AM Morning Yoga8:15 AM - 8:45 AM Breakfast & Newcomers OrientationFirst-time attendees - make the most out of your first CFGI Symposium by being part of an exclusive morning orientation. Join your fellow first-timers and network with peers. 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Luncheon featuring Keynote Address by Amy Walter2:45 PM - 3:15 PM Networking and Snack Break7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Symposium Attendee Reception featuring The Capitol StepsTUESDAY, JUNE 127:00 AM - 7:30 AM Morning Yoga7:30 AM - 8:55 AM Breakfast Featuring Keynote Address12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Luncheon2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Networking and Ice-Cream Break5:45 PM - 6:45 PM Farewell Reception WEDNESDAY, JUNE 13 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM Networking Group Roundtables (Coffee Provided) Participate in small group moderated roundtable discussions on current issues that are important to you. The Networking groups will be organized based on industry type. For Symposium Attendees only! Visit the Registration and Information Desk to sign up as space is limited.Other Special Events TUESDAY, JUNE 12 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM J-1 Department of State MeetingsIf you are interested in a one-on-one meeting with representatives from the U.S. Department of State to discuss J-1-related items on Tuesday, June 12, please be sure to select this option when completing the conference registration form. These meetings will be in increments of 20 minutes and should be used to discuss your organization's J-1 program designations and program activities. As we finalize our agenda for the day, you will be emailed a specific date and time for your meeting.