2019 Annual Meeting

Carlsbad

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Join us in Carlsbad for our premier event, gathering hundreds of philanthropic decision makers committed to strengthening our free society and to exploring, collaborating, and solving our nation's greatest problems through meaningful and effective philanthropy. 2019 is the 28th year that donors from across the country will meet to share ideas, strategies, and best practices, and hear from America's leading experts in private innovation and forward-thinking policy.

Wednesday, Oct 23

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Investing in a Civic Renaissance

Join us just before the kickoff of the 2019 Annual Meeting for Investing in a Civic Renaissance, a special event focusing on philanthropy’s best opportunities to repair our fractured civic culture. Bundle your registration here.

12:00 - 1:15 p.m.
Lunch
1:30 - 1:45 p.m.
Welcome and opening comments
  • Adam Meyerson, President, The Philanthropy Roundtable

1:45 - 3:00 p.m.
Opening plenary
  • Robert Doar, President-elect, American Enterprise Institute

3:00 - 3:15 p.m.
Break
3:15 - 4:30 p.m.
Concurrent sessions

Creating Lasting Impact After Foundation Sunset

  • Larry Clark, Board Chair, Edna McConnell Clark Foundation

  • David Egner, President and CEO, Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation

  • Steven Anderson, President, Donald W. Reynolds Foundation (Moderator)

6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Reception
7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Dinner
  • Joe Lonsdale, Founding Partner, 8VC

  • Evan Baehr, Founder and CEO, Teneo (Interviewer)

Thursday, Oct 24

7:30 - 8:30 a.m.
Breakfast roundtable discussions
8:40 - 10:00 a.m.
Big Ideas

This year, we're mixing up our session styles with these short TED-style talks to introduce Big Ideas from several unique speakers. During these previews you’ll get a thorough introduction to varied topics. Afterwards, you can select a Deep Dive discussion featuring each speaker, where you will delve further into the subject that interests you most.

  • Dave Durocher, Managing Director, The Other Side Academy

  • Larry Kramer, President, William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

  • Ian Rowe, CEO, Public Prep 

  • Amity Shlaes, Chairman, Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation

10:00 - 10:30 a.m.
Networking break
10:30 - 11:50 a.m.
Deep Dives
  • Dave Durocher, Managing Director, The Other Side Academy

  • Larry Kramer, President, William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

  • Ian Rowe, CEO, Public Prep 

  • Amity Shlaes, Chairman, Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation

12:00 - 1:45 p.m.
Presentation of the William E. Simon Prize for Philanthropic Leadership

The Philanthropy Roundtable is pleased to announce the selection of Russell L. Carson as the 2019 recipient of the William E. Simon Prize for Philanthropic Leadership.

1:45 - 2:15 p.m.
Break
2:15 - 5:15 p.m.
Concurrent Workshops
5:15 - 6:30 p.m.
Break
6:30 - 7:45 p.m.
Reception-style dinner
8:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Evening salons

Friday, Oct 25

7:15 - 8:00 a.m.
Continental networking breakfast and coffee
8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
Concurrent sessions

Cultivating Kid Entrepreneurs

  • Jack Harris, President and CEO, 3DE

  • Gayle Jagel, Founder and CEO, Youth Entrepreneurs Academy

  • Benita Melton, Program Director for Education, Charles Stewart Mott Foundation (Moderator)

9:15 - 10:15 a.m.
Concurrent sessions

Cautions and Counsel on Self-dealing

  • Reynolds Cafferata, Partner, Rodriguez, Horii, Choi & Cafferata

10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Closing brunch

Resisting Hate with Free Speech, Not Censorship

  • Nadine Strossen, John Marshall Harlan II Professor of Law, New York Law School and Immediate Past President, American Civil Liberties Union

12:15 p.m.
Optional local activities

To be announced

2019 Annual Meeting

Carlsbad

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Join us in Carlsbad for our premier event, gathering hundreds of philanthropic decision makers committed to strengthening our free society and to exploring, collaborating, and solving our nation's greatest problems through meaningful and effective philanthropy. 2019 is the 28th year that donors from across the country will meet to share ideas, strategies, and best practices, and hear from America's leading experts in private innovation and forward-thinking policy.

2019 Annual Meeting

Carlsbad

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Join us in Carlsbad for our premier event, gathering hundreds of philanthropic decision makers committed to strengthening our free society and to exploring, collaborating, and solving our nation's greatest problems through meaningful and effective philanthropy. 2019 is the 28th year that donors from across the country will meet to share ideas, strategies, and best practices, and hear from America's leading experts in private innovation and forward-thinking policy.

2019 Annual Meeting

Carlsbad

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Join us in Carlsbad for our premier event, gathering hundreds of philanthropic decision makers committed to strengthening our free society and to exploring, collaborating, and solving our nation's greatest problems through meaningful and effective philanthropy. 2019 is the 28th year that donors from across the country will meet to share ideas, strategies, and best practices, and hear from America's leading experts in private innovation and forward-thinking policy.

2019 Annual Meeting

Carlsbad

Add to:

Join us in Carlsbad for our premier event, gathering hundreds of philanthropic decision makers committed to strengthening our free society and to exploring, collaborating, and solving our nation's greatest problems through meaningful and effective philanthropy. 2019 is the 28th year that donors from across the country will meet to share ideas, strategies, and best practices, and hear from America's leading experts in private innovation and forward-thinking policy.

2019 Annual Meeting

Carlsbad

Add to:

Join us in Carlsbad for our premier event, gathering hundreds of philanthropic decision makers committed to strengthening our free society and to exploring, collaborating, and solving our nation's greatest problems through meaningful and effective philanthropy. 2019 is the 28th year that donors from across the country will meet to share ideas, strategies, and best practices, and hear from America's leading experts in private innovation and forward-thinking policy.