May 24-26, 2021 - Virtual Event

ASME Policy Impact 2021

Influence. Educate. Advocate. Lead.  ​

Join ASME’s premiere legislative event, charting a new course forward for science and engineering policy.

Hear from experts on the future of federal research & development, clean energy, manufacturing, and more!

Tim Ryan-HubSpot

Meet Your Member of Congress!

Meet Your Members of Congress!

While ASME’s 2021 congressional visits will be virtual, you can still make a difference and share your passion for engineering with policymakers!​
ASME is excited to offer our members the opportunity to meet with Members of Congress and their staff to discuss critical issues and legislation affecting the engineering profession.​ ASME Government Relations staff will schedule your congressional visits.​
 In preparation for meeting your Member(s) of Congress, ASME Policy Impact 2021 includes:​
  • Plenary sessions and discussion panels on key public policy issues​
  • Congressional visits training webinars​
  • Advocacy materials and talking points to support your visits​
​The deadline for applications to participate in the congressional visits is May 10, 2021.



Advancing U.S. Leadership in Science & Engineering

Monday, May 24, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT

Review of Biden-Harris Administration Policies to spur innovation and technological leadership in the United States.

Building a More Resilient Manufacturing Sector

Monday, May 24, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT

Discussion on manufacturing workforce, supply chain security, and R&D investment and innovation issues.


Clean Energy Infrastructure Discussion Panel

Tuesday, May 25, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT

Legislative update on investment impacts on the clean energy and manufacturing sectors.

Engineering Workforce Development Discussion Panel

Tuesday, May 25, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Discussion on workforce development initiatives in industry and government focused on students and early career engineers.

Virtual Congressional Visits Training Webinar


Wednesday, May 26, 9:00am - 9:30 am EDT

Updates for 2021 Coming Soon!  Pre-recorded webinar sessions will be available on-demand.

Virtual Networking Closing Session


Wednesday, May 26, 5:00 pm EDT

Hosted by ASME’s Public Affairs and Outreach Council

Join us!

Please complete the form to attend ASME Policy Impact 2021 and confirm your interest in meeting with your representatives in Congress.*

* Only those who are eligible to vote in the U.S. and current ASME members can participate in congressional visits.

For additional information about ASME Policy Impact 2021 or congressional visits, contact us at