Communication and Presentation Skills for Business Economists and Analysts


July 21-22, 2022

2 days, 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Four Seasons Hotel
Washington, DC

Learn to give presentations that get a group's attention, hold people's interest and persuade them to act. This course introduces the principles of a powerful presentation, key characteristics of powerful presentations, and the five-step process for preparing a presentation. More course info 

Please note: Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required of all participants.

Participants are encouraged to bring three to four slides from a presentation.

  • One slide of your introduction
  • One to two slides of content
  • One slide of your conclusion

These slides can be from a presentation that you are actively using now or are planning to use in your organization.  The goal is to give you practice using “real” materials.  Please put your presentation on a flash drive and bring with you to the session.

This offering of the course is limited to 16 participants. Register now to ensure your spot! 


NABE Member: $1,300

U.S. Government Employee: $1,375

Non-Member (includes one-year membership): $1,450



and scan/email to [email protected]. Registration by email includes a $25 processing fee.  Save $25 by registering online!

To be eligible for a refund less $50 fee, registration cancellation must be received in writing by June 29, 2022.  Questions? Please contact NABE at [email protected] or phone 202-463-6223.



Four Seasons Hotel
2800 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20007
(202) 342-0444

NABE has secured a discounted ($262/night) block of hotel rooms at the Four Seasons for Symposium attendees. To make a reservation, please go to the Four Seasons website, click "Check Rates", enter the dates of stay, and enter the promo code: 220720NAB2

Alternatively, you can make a reservation by calling the hotel directly at (202) 342-0444 and mentioning the above promo code.

The room block is available until June 22, or when it reaches capacity, whichever comes first.

About the Instructor

Emilie Booth has over 30 years' experience in training development/delivery and organizational development for a wide variety of clients across the country, including Chevron Corporation, Shell Oil Company, JP Morgan Chase Bank, Duke Energy, US Physical Therapy, Inc. and Halliburton. Prior to starting her own company, Ms. Booth was the human resources manager for a large financial institution with employees nationwide. Ms. Booth was responsible for all phases of the human resources function, including the development and delivery of the staff and management training used by her employer. Ms. Booth holds a degree from the University of Texas at Austin and a master’s degree from the University of Houston.