2018 Conference Agenda

This is a draft agenda to assist with planning. This information will be updated frequently and is subject to change.

Wednesday, December 5 (Free Pre-Conference Programming: Elected Officials Advancing Hemispheric Priorities through Inclusion and Diversity )

Elected Officials Advancing Hemispheric Priorities through Inclusion and Diversity

This pre-conference programming at the Organization of American States is free and does not require conference registration. All attendees must RSVP.

Participant registration
9:00am – 9:30am

Opening session: Outstanding opportunities in the Americas
9:30am – 10:00am

Panel on democracy: Updating the laws – the role of parliaments in fostering a more inclusive democratic process
10:00am – 11:00am

Panel on human rights: The legal imperative of preventing discrimination and fostering inclusion
Panel on security: The need to guarantee safety and security for all
11:00am – 12:00pm

Lunch & Networking
12:00pm – 1:00pm

Panel on integral development: the advantages of inclusive economic growth.
1:00pm – 2:00pm

Panel on human rights: the legal imperative of preventing discrimination and fostering inclusion.
2:00pm – 3:00pm

Closing session
3:00pm – 3:30pm

Newly Elected Officials Reception (Invite Only)
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Thursday, December 6

Pre-Conference Session for Elected Officials (Invite Only)
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Opening Plenary
4:30 PM – 6:00 PM

Opening Reception
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Leading in Color Reception
8:30 PM – 11:00 PM

Friday, December 7

Breakfast Plenary
9:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Breakout Session 1
10:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Breakout Session 2
10:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Breakout Session 3
10:45 AM – 12:15 PM

Lunch Plenary
12:15 PM – 1:45 PM

Breakout Session 4
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Breakout Session 5
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Breakout Session 6
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Evening Plenary
3:45 PM – 5:00 PM

Corporate Appreciation Reception (Invite Only)
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

International Reception (Invite Only)
5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

Victory Congressional Internship Alumni Reception(Invite Only)
5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

Women Out to Win Reception
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Bohnett Leaders Fellowship Reception (Invite Only) 
Timing TBD

Late Night Out with Victory
7:00 PM – Late Night

Saturday, December 8

Bohnett Leadership Session (Invite Only)
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Networking Breakfast
8:30 AM – 10:00 AM

Breakout Session 7
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Breakout Session 8
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Breakout Session 9
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Lunch Plenary
11:45 AM – 2:00 PM

Breakout Session 10
2:15 PM – 3:45 PM

Breakout Session 11
2:15 PM – 3:45 PM

Breakout Session 12
2:15 PM – 3:45 PM

Closing Celebration
6:00 PM – 8:30 PM

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