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10th Annual Leaders Conference

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· Sessions
VIP Clutch
Join Congressman Ami Bera and other featured guests for a special VIP-only gathering!
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Conference Kick-Off
Join us to kick off the 10th Annual Leaders Conference!
Josh Shapiro Marilyn Strickland
· Stage
Opening Plenary
Sessions during the opening plenary include a public health update, a discussion on race in America, and a panel on modernizing the social safety net
Nan Whaley Leana Wen John King Tobias Read
· Sessions
Breakout Session #1: Modernizing the Transportation System
Join us to discuss solving challenges of access, delays, and high fares while building a more efficient and equitable transportation system.
Steven Fulop Daniel  Ramot
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Breakout Session #1: Expanding Access to Quality Career & Technical Education - NewDEAL Forum Education Policy Group Release of Policy Recommendations
Join us for the release of the NewDEAL Forum Education Policy Group's recommendations and a discussion on career & technical education
Phillip Lovell Elena Parent Christopher Cabaldon John White
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Breakout Session #1: Using Data to Spur Criminal Justice Reform
Hear how data is driving decision making on key reforms and join the discussion about impactful changes policymakers can make.
Clementine Jacoby Raumesh Akbari
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NewDEAL Leaders-only Social Hour
This event is only open to NewDEAL Leaders, the state and local elected officials who have been invited to join our network.
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Breakout Session #2: Expanding Broadband Access and Adoption
Join this session to learn about recent research into broadband disparities and to discuss solutions
Deb Delisle
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Breakout Session #2: Building a Worker-Centric Economy
Discuss policy options for creating a more worker-centric economy and how to support workers for successful careers
Greg Nelson Jeff Bridges
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Breakout Session #2: Telehealth: The Increasing Importance of Virtual Health Services
Discuss ways policymakers can support patients and providers to improve access to telehealth and spur innovation
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Closing Plenary
Sessions during the closing plenary include panels on climate change and extreme weather, protecting democracy, and lessons learned from 2020.
Heidi Heitkamp Josh Freed Elizabeth Howard Bernadette Woods Placky Mary Landrieu


Phillip Lovell

Vice President of Policy Development and Government Relations, Alliance for Excellent Education

Patti Doyle

Nationally recognized political organizer, campaign strategist, and CNN political commentator

Deb Delisle

CEO, Alliance for Excellent Education

Jeff Bridges

Colorado State Senator

Greg Nelson

Former Chief of Staff to the National Economic Council and Aspen Institute’s Future of Work Initiative Fellow

Josh Shapiro

Pennsylvania Attorney General

Nan Whaley

Dayton, OH Mayor

Heidi Heitkamp

Former U.S. Senator and Board Member of the One Country Project

Josh Freed

Senior Vice President for the Climate & Energy Program, Third Way

Christopher Cabaldon

West Sacramento Mayor & Co-Chair of the NewDEAL Forum Education Policy Group

Elena Parent

Georgia State Senator & Co-Chair of the NewDEAL Forum Education Policy Group

Marilyn Strickland

Congresswoman-elect (WA-10)

Daniel Ramot

Co-founder and CEO, Via

Raumesh Akbari

Tennessee State Senator

Steven Fulop

Jersey City, NJ Mayor

Tobias Read

Oregon State Treasurer

Debbie Cox Bultan


John King

Former U.S. Secretary of Education

John White

Former Louisiana State Superintendent of Education and co-founder of Propel America

Leana Wen

Physician and Public Health Professor

Mary Landrieu

Former U.S. Senator and Co-Chair of the Climate Solutions Foundation

Clementine Jacoby

Executive Director, Recidiviz

Elizabeth Howard

Senior Counsel of the Democracy Program, Brennan Center for Justice

Bernadette Woods Placky

Chief Meteorologist and Climate Matters Program Director, Climate Solutions

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