2023 RAA
Leaders Conference



Join us once again for an exclusive event in Washington DC, where we will feature leading regional airline industry CEOs, key government officials, prominent aviation lawmakers, leaders of the regional airline supply partner community and numerous industry experts and influencers. This intimate limited-attendance event brings together regional airline industry leaders whose core business health relies on safe, healthy, and thriving regional airlines.

Check out last year’s event recap page, here.


2023 Agenda

To view our conference agenda, click here:


SpeakEr Bios

To view our Speaker Bios, click here:

Speaker Bios


For registration, click:


Hotel Room Block


We're thrilled by the overwhelming response to our event! Our Hotel Room Block at The Westin, Washington, D.C. City Center, located at 1400 M Street NW, is fully booked. You can join our Westin Room Block Waitlist via the provided form. While we cannot guarantee availability, we'll notify you promptly if a room opens up.

For your convenience, RAA has collaborated with nearby hotels within walking distance of the venue to secure limited room blocks. These rooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Check below for updates on alternative accommodations and booking links.

*Please note when making your reservation that official conference programming is schedule to start the morning of Tuesday, September 26th and will end in the afternoon of Wednesday, September 27th.*

Alternative Accommodations

The Darcy Hotel (.2 miles/4 min walk to venue)

Enjoy special rates at The Darcy Hotel ranging from $252 to $327 night (plus tax and fees) for September 25th - 28th. If you find a higher rate online, email Mia Dang at mia.dang@thedarcyhotel.com; she'll honor the $327 nightly rate, until hotel is sold out.

Booking Link: https://reservations.thedarcyhotel.com/?chain=13057&hotel=6338&Rate=TIR 


Other nearby hotels include: Hotel Zena by Viceroy, Beacon Hotel & Corporate Quarters, The Washington Plaza Hotel, Residence Inn by Marriott, Holiday Inn, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Capitol Hilton, and Canopy by Hilton.


Thank you for your understanding and flexibility. If you have any housing related questions, please contact housing@raa.org.

Interested in sponsoring?

Several sponsorship opportunities are available, including a limited number of table-top display spaces. 
Please contact Diana Lundie at (704) 620- 8700 or diana@thelundiegroup.com.

To view our 2023 Sponsor Prospectus, click:

Sponsor Prospectus

To our sponsors

Your support brings this conference to life and fuels the work we do all year. RAA thanks you.

Diamond Sponsors


Gold Sponsors


Silver Sponsors


Bronze Sponsors


Don’t miss a beat.
Sign up below to be informed when the site is live!