Networking Events

IDCA Hospitality Room
Wednesday, September 12, 8:00 p.m.
Thursday, September 13, 8:30 p.m.
Hosted by the New Lawyers Committee

Registered attendees are welcome to meet up and exchange stories at the end of each day in the Hospitality Room. This is a great opportunity to get to know other members in a relaxed atmosphere. 

Thursday Evening Reception
Embassy Suites by Hilton Des Moines Downtown, Patio
Thursday, September 13 (5:15–6:30 p.m.)
Included in Full and Thursday Only Registration options

Join us for a beautiful evening on the patio overlooking the Simon Estes Amphitheater. Enjoy light hors d’oeurves and cocktails before heading out for a night on your own in Des Moines’ East Village.

Explore the Historic East Village  

Following Thursday evening’s reception, we invite you to discover Des Moines’ East Village. From unique locally-owned restaurants to wine bars and Iowa brews, there are countless activities to explore all within walking distance of the hotel. Restaurant reservations are recommended. Go to to learn more!