Featuring Chen Guangcheng, Visiting Fellow, Catholic University; Teng Biao, Associate, Carr Center for Human Rights Policy, Harvard Kennedy School; and Wei Jingsheng, Chairman, Wei Jingsheng Foundation; with comments by Xia Yeliang, Visiting Fellow, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute; moderated by Ian Vasquez, Director, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.
Featuring Alex Kozinski, Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit; and J. Harvie Wilkinson III, Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit; moderated by Tim Lynch, Director, Project on Criminal Justice, Cato Institute.
A one-on-one conversation featuring Gabriel Heller Sahlgren, Research Director, Centre for the Study of Market Reform of Education; and Neal McCluskey, Director, Center for Educational Freedom, Cato Institute.
Featuring James Bullard, President and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; Claudio Borio, Head, Monetary and Economic Department, Bank for International Settlements; Rep. Bill Huizenga, Chairman, House Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade; George S. Tavlas, Member, Monetary Policy Council, Bank of Greece; Charles I. Plosser, Former President and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia; John B. Taylor, Mary and Robert Raymond Professor of Economics, Stanford University; Manuel Sánchez, Deputy Governor, Bank of Mexico; Jeffrey M. Lacker, President and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmon; and more.
Featuring the author Matt Ridley, Journalist, businessman and author of the best-selling book The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity Evolves (2010); with comments by Ronald Bailey, Science Correspondent, Reason Magazine, author of The End of Doom: Environmental Renewal in the Twenty-First Century; moderated by Marian L. Tupy, Editor, www.humanprogress.org, Cato Institute.
Featuring the author Robert Higgs, Senior Fellow, Political Economy, Independent Institute; moderated by John Samples, Vice President and Publisher, Cato Institute.
Featuring Adam Bates (@adamtaylorbates), policy analyst, Cato Institute Project on Criminal Justice; Molly Gill (@mmgillwriter), government affairs counsel, Families Against Mandatory Minimums; moderated by Caleb O. Brown (@cobrown), director of multimedia, Cato Institute.
Featuring Patrick J. Michaels, Director, Center for the Study of Science, Cato Institute; and Joseph Verruni, Project Manager, Center for the Study of Science, Cato Institute; moderated by Peter Russo, Director of Congressional Affairs, Cato Institute.
Judith Curry, Georgia Institute of Technology; Ryan Maue, WeatherBell Analytics; Roy Spencer, National Aeronautic and Space Administration; John Nielsen-Gammon, Texas State Climatologist;Richard Tol, University of Sussex; Peter Glaser, Troutman Sanders; David Bookbinder, Element VI Consulting and the Niskanen Center; Andrew Grossman, BakerHostetler; Harlan Watson, George W. Bush administration; Oren Cass, Manhattan Institute; Paul C. “Chip” Knappenberger, Assistant Director, Center for the Study of Science, Cato Institute; moderated by Robert (Bob) Ryan, Past President, American Meteorological Society; and Roger Pilon, Center for Constitutional Studies, Cato Institute.
Featuring Tatiana Valovaya, Minister, Eurasian Economic Commission; Birgit Hansl, Lead Economist and Program Leader for Russia, World Bank; and Daniel Russell, President and CEO, U.S.-Russia Business Council; moderated by Dan Ikenson, Director, Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies, Cato Institute.