January 17-19, 2024 | Capital Hilton | Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C. – Today, the U.S. Conference of Mayors announced that U.S. cabinet secretaries Antony J. Blinken, Pete Buttigieg and Miguel Cardona will address America’s mayors during the 92nd Winter Meeting in Washington, D.C., hosted from January 17 through January 19 at the Capital Hilton.

U.S. Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken and U.S. Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg will deliver remarks on Friday, January 19 during the morning plenary session.

U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona will deliver remarks on Thursday, January 18 during the morning plenary session.

Additional speakers will be announced in the coming days.

Note for media: These events are open to press, and interested media should register here. All plenary sessions will be streamed live on X here. Additional details regarding call time and access instructions will be provided to registered media prior to the events.

For planning purposes, a draft agenda can be found here and a list of pre-registered mayors can be found here. These links will be continuously updated. Members of the media are encouraged to register in advance here. All business/day-time sessions are open to the press unless otherwise indicated, and all evening events are closed to the press. On-site registration will be available with current press credentials.

Presided over by USCM President Reno (NV) Mayor Hillary Schieve, the three-day conference will bring together a bipartisan group of more than 250 mayors from across the country to discuss the biggest challenges facing cities, including the surging mental health crisis, public safety, immigration, housing and homelessness, workforce development, and infrastructure investment. The annual gathering will also feature appearances from other national leaders, including other senior members of the public and private sectors.

To interview mayors: Please contact Sara Durr at [email protected] for more information on interview opportunities with members of the Conference.


Wednesday, January 17 to Friday, January 19, 2024


Capital Hilton | 1001 16th Street NW | Washington, D.C.