COVID and Safety

We appreciate your support of the SATELLITE Conference and Exhibition and want to ensure you have a safe and healthy experience while onsite. We are working with the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, partner hotels, and our supporting vendors to create a safety plan and protocols. We will continue to update this page as plans are finalized. Below, you will find what our partners are doing to ensure your safety.


Walter E. Washington Convention Center

The Walter E. Washington Convention Center has secured GBAC STAR™ facility accreditation from the Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC)®, a Division of ISSA.

Read about Events DC’s plans to enhance sanitation, provide additional training for staff, and make physical improvements to the facilities to protect the health of customers, guests, employees, and the community.


At Freeman, the health and safety of our teams, our customers, and the wider community in which we work is our highest priority. Freeman has moved forward in implementing the health and hygiene protocols designed to keep our people, and our customers, safe. We will utilize best practices as recommended by the global and local public health authorities including the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) in order to ensure that our protocols have been vetted by experts and are supported by sound scientific research.

General Safety