Senior Executives Association

On December 13th, 2018 at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C., the Senior Executives Association and Senior Executives Association Professional Development League will host the 2018 Presidential Rank Awards Leadership Summit, a full-day event offering exceptional educational, mentoring, and networking opportunities for current and aspiring government leaders.

The event will include:

  • Lunch Awards Reception Recognizing Meritorious Rank Award Winners & Evening Awards Reception Recognizing Distinguished Rank Award Winners
  • Expert Policy Panels and Educational Training Seminars Across Multiple Content Tracks on Advancing Public Leadership
  • Small-Group Speed Mentoring and Dedicated Networking Opportunities with Career Federal Leaders

The Summit will feature educational tracks that address the three most pressing areas of concern for Federal career senior leaders, including: Future of Work, Future of Workforce, Future of Workplace.

The conference will also recognize the extraordinary public service of senior career professionals by honoring the 2018 Distinguished and Meritorious recipients of the Presidential Rank Awards. The Presidential Rank Award represents the top award a civilian federal employee can receive, awarded by the President of the United States to the top 1% (Distinguished) and 5% (Meritorious) of federal employees, as nominated by their respective agencies. In 2017, more than 300 Senior Executives were among the event's 500 attendees.

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Registration Open: SES Onboarding Forum

Registration is open for the third government-wide SES Onboarding Forum to be held on March 29, 2017.

SES Onboarding Forums accelerate success of new senior executives in their first two years of executive service and help the them to “hit the ground running” in completing the transition into their enterprise leadership role.

Registration is open for the third government-wide Senior Executive Service (SES) Onboarding Forum.

  • Theme:Inspiring and Engaging a High-Performing 21st Century Workforce
  • When:Wednesday, March 29, 2017 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. (was previously Friday, December 9, 2016).
  • Where:  Partnership for Public Service, 1100 New York AvenueNW, Suite 200 East, Washington DC.
  • To Register: Click here to read the letter of invitation, details about the Forum, and to register.
  • How you may benefit:Inspiring and Engaging a High-Performing 21st Century Workforce  is a forum designed to help new Senior Executives lead their most critical resource – people – with an enterprise mindset and toolkit suited to leveraging talent strategies in service to the American people.  

The SES Onboarding Forum, as a component of FEI’s Senior Executive Development Portfolio, SES Leading EDGE, provides development activities as required by the President’s December 2015 Executive Order -- Strengthening the Senior Executive Service.  It also affords unique opportunities to network with fellow senior executive colleagues from across government.  

Please direct any general questions to or call (434) 980-6278.


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