Annual Meeting

International Staple, Nail and Tool Association

The 2024 ISANTA annual meeting will be held September 24-25 in Arlington, VA.

2024 Annual Meeting Schedule

Tuesday, September 24 
7:00 – 8:00 amBreakfast
8:00 –11:30 amFastener Committee Meeting
11:30 am – 1:00 pmLunch
1:00 – 4:30 pmTool Committee Meeting
5:00 – 6:30 pmHosted Reception
6:30 pmDinner on your own
Wednesday, September 25 
7:00 – 8:00 amBreakfast
8:00 am – 12:00 pmAnnual Meeting of Membership
Register here:

Meeting Location:
Name: Hyatt Regency Crystal City
Address: 2799 Richmond Hwy. Arlington, VA 22202
Phone number: 703-418-7232
Website: Hyatt Regency Crystal City
Hotel: Hyatt Regency Crystal City
Address: 2799 Richmond Hwy. Arlington, VA 22202
Phone number: 703-418-7232
Rate: $259.00
Check-in time: 4:00 PM
Check-out time: 12:00 PM
Cut off: Monday, September 2, 2024
Phone Reservations: 703-418-1234 Ext. 7000
Online Reservations: ISANTA 2024 Annual Meeting (
Important Reminder
You may receive phone calls or emails or see websites from unaffiliated organizations and individuals who claim to be acting on behalf of ISANTA. Improper solicitation of hotel reservations from any company or housing provider is not approved by the ISANTA Should you book your reservation outside of the ISANTA room block, ISANTA will not be able to assist you with any issues you may encounter, you solely assume the risks, including additional fees, harsh cancellation policy, lower quality rooms, and in some cases no reservation. To support our efforts to provide you with a quality event, we ask that you book your housing accommodation using only the reservation information for the contracted hotels listed above.

Travel Information:
Airport/Airports: Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
Address: 2401 Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport Access Rd, Arlington, VA 2202
Phone: 704-427-8000
Distance from hotel to airport: 1 mile
Estimated Drive Time: 5 minutes
Please note, the hotel is not walkable from the airport.

Airport Shuttle:
Arriving at the airport and need shuttle transportation? You can now track our Hyatt shuttle for pick-up simply by downloading the link below when you arrive. Our shuttle service will provide you estimated times to and from the airport. When opening the link be sure to use HOTEL CODE: 2799
Enjoy our courtesy Hyatt Airport Shuttle to and from Ronald Reagan National Airport (DCA).
Terminal 1 pickup location is outside the main doors. Follow signs for Hotel Shuttle Pickup. Use the Track My Shuttle information above to know when the shuttle will be arriving.
Terminal 2 pickup locations are outside of Doors 4 and 7 on the baggage claim level. Follow signs for Hotel Shuttle Pickup. Use the Track My Shuttle information above to know when the shuttle will be arriving.
We depart from the hotel front drive every 20-minute on the hour from 4:20am – 12:40am seven days a week.

Ground Transportation:
DCA to the Hyatt Regency Crystal City
Distance: 1.6 miles
Drive time: 5 minute drive
Taxi to the Hilton Denver City Center:
Estimated taxi fare: $9.00-$12.00 USD (One Way)
Lyft/Uber to the Hilton Denver City Center:
Estimated Fare: $10.00-$13.00 USD (One Way)
Car Rental:
On-Airport rental car counters are located on the first floor of Parking 1. There are two ways to reach the pick-up location for rental cars from the airport. 
Ride: Board the Airport Shuttle to “Rental Car/Parking”: Get off at the Parking 1/Rental Car stop.
In Terminal 1 on the middle curb between Doors 1 and 2
In Terminal 2 on the first curb near Door 3 and Door 8
Walk: Follow signs towards Parking 1, approximately 10-15 minutes from Terminals 1 & 2.
Parking Information:
Hotel: Valet Parking: $45 daily
Weather/Conference Attire:
The average high for Arlington in September is 87°F and the average low is 69°F. Meeting room temperatures tend to vary.  Please bring a light sweater or jacket to all meetings.
Arlington Information:
For information on the city of Arlington: Link
For a list of restaurants in the area: Link

ISANTA’s 2024 Annual Meeting featured keynote speaker will be Dr. Chris Kuehl from Armada Corporate Intelligence

Dr. Kuehl will address the current state of world affairs, Global Logistics related to the shipping industry, and expectations for the general economy and the Construction Market.

Dr. Chris Kuehl is a Managing Director of Armada Corporate Intelligence. He provides forecasts and strategic guidance for a wide variety of corporate clients around the world. He is the economist for several national and international organizations – Fabricators and Manufacturers Association, American Supply Association, Chemical Coaters Association International and others.  He is also the economic analyst for several state accounting societies including Missouri, Kentucky, Tennessee, Oklahoma, Minnesota, North Dakota and Kansas.

Prior to starting at Armada in 1999, he was a professor of economics and finance for 15 years – teaching in the US, Hungary, Russia, Estonia, Singapore and Taiwan. He holds advanced degrees in economics, Soviet studies and East Asian studies.

The ISANTA 2023 Annual Meeting was held October 3-4 in Denver, CO

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International Staple, Nail and Tool Association