April 26, 2019
City Seminar

Cato Institute Policy Perspectives 2019

Featuring Magatte Wade, Entrepreneur and Founder of Tiossan; Monika Bickert, Head of Global Policy Management at Facebook; Peter Goettler, President and CEO, Cato Institute; John Samples, Vice President, Cato Institute; Matthew Feeney, Director, Project on Emerging Technologies, Cato Institute; Diego Zuluaga, Policy Analyst, Center for Monetary and Financial Alternatives, Cato Institute; and Caleb O. Brown, Director of Multimedia and host of the Cato Daily Podcast, Cato Institute.
April 17, 2019
Special Event

Breaking Barriers: Art as the Messenger

Featuring Harriet Lesser, Curator, Freedom: Art as the Messenger; Curator, Strathmore; Former Director of Exhibitions, VisArts, Rockville, Maryland; Former Director of Exhibitions, Charles Sumner School Museum & Archives, Washington, DC; Exhibition Artist in the United States and Overseas; June Linowitz, Curator, Freedom: Art as the Messenger; Artist; Art Consultant; Board President, Arts on the Block; Steering Committee, The Resilience Fund; Former Honoree, “Images and Expressions, Maryland Women In The Arts,” Maryland Women’s Heritage Center; Michael Cayo-Cotter, Artist, Freedom: Art as the Messenger; and Melinda K. P. Stees, Artist, Freedom: Art as the Messenger; moderated by John Samples, Director, Center for Representative Government, Cato Institute.
April 17, 2019
Book Forum

The Twenty‐​Six Words That Created the Internet

Featuring Jeff Kosseff, Assistant Professor of Cybersecurity Law, United States Naval Academy; Emma Llansó, Director, Center for Democracy and Technology’s Free Expression Project; David Post, Adjunct Scholar, Cato Institute, former I. Herman Stern Professor of Law, Temple University Law School; moderated by John Samples, Director, Center for Representative Government, Cato Institute.
September 11, 2018
Policy Forum

Can Free Speech Be Progressive?

Featuring Louis Michael Seidman, Carmack Waterhouse Professor of Constitutional Law, Georgetown University Law Center; Robert F. Bauer, Professor of Practice and Distinguished Scholar in Residence, New York University School of Law; and Ronald K. L. Collins, Harold S. Shefelman Scholar, University of Washington School of Law; moderated by John Samples, Vice President, Cato Institute.
May 7, 2018
Book Forum

HATE: Why We Should Resist It with Free Speech, Not Censorship

Featuring the author Nadine Strossen, John Marshall Harlan II Professor of Law, New York Law School, and Past President, American Civil Liberties Union; with comments by Louis Michael Seidman, Carmack Waterhouse Professor of Constitutional Law, Georgetown University Law Center; and John Samples, Vice President, Cato Institute; moderated by Roger Pilon, Vice President for Legal Affairs, Cato Institute.
February 14, 2018
Book Forum

Statecraft and Liberal Reform in Advanced Democracies

Featuring the author Nils Karlson, Author; President of the Ratio Institute, Sweden; and Associate Professor at Uppsala University; with comments by John Samples, Vice President and Director of the Center for Representative Government, Cato Institute; moderated by Ian Vásquez, Director, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.