October 3
Policy Forum

Patients, Privacy, and PDMPs: Exploring the Impact of Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs

Featuring David S. Fink, MPhil, MPH, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University; Kate M. Nicholson, JD, Civil rights attorney and pain patient advocate; Nathan Freed Wessler, JD, Staff attorney, ACLU Speech, Privacy, and Technology Project; Patience Moyo, PhD, Assistant Professor, Brown University School of Public Health; moderated by Jeffrey A. Singer, MD, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute.
September 25
Book Forum

Big Brother in the Exam Room: The Dangerous Truth about Electronic Health Records

Featuring Twila Brase, Author, Big Brother in the Exam Room, President, Citizens' Council for Health Freedom; Edward Lee, Executive Vice President of Information Technology and Chief Information Officer, The Permanente Federation; and Shannon Sartin, Executive Director, U.S. Digital Service, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid; moderated by Michael F. Cannon, Director of Health Policy Studies, Cato Institute.
June 12
Conference

Financial Inclusion: The Cato Summit on Financial Regulation

Featuring Chairman Jelena McWilliams, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation; Deputy Director Brian Johnson, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau; Barry Wides, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency; Tracy Basinger, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco; Lydia Beyoud, Bloomberg Law; Thomas P. Brown, Paul Hastings LLP; Jotaka Eaddy, LendUp; Rob Morgan, American Bankers Administration; George Selgin, Cato Institute; Steven Smith, Finicity; Diego Zuluaga, Cato Institute; Todd Zywicki, George Mason University and Cato Institute; Rodney Hood, Chairman, National Credit Union Association; Lydia Mashburn, Managing Director, Center for Monetary and Financial Alternatives, Cato Institute.
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April 17
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.
February 28
Policy Forum

Big Fat Nutrition Policy

Featuring Nina Teicholz, Author, The Big Fat Surprise: Why Butter, Meat and Cheese Belong in a Healthy Diet; director of the Nutrition Coalition; adjunct professor, New York University Wagner School of Public Policy; moderated by Terence Kealey, Visiting Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; author, Breakfast is a Dangerous Meal: Why You Should Ditch Your Morning Meal For Health and Wellbeing.
January 17
Policy Forum

Promoting Fintech Innovation and Consumer Choice: The Role of Regulatory Sandboxes

Featuring Paul Watkins, Director of the Office of Innovation, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau; Conan French, Senior Advisor for Innovation and Fintech, Institute for International Finance; Eric Mogilnicki, Partner, Covington & Burling LLP; Diego Zuluaga, Policy Analyst, Cato Institute's Center for Monetary and Financial Alternatives; moderated by Todd Zywicki, George Mason University Foundation Professor of Law, Antonin Scalia Law School and Senior Fellow, Cato Institute.
October 12
Capitol Hill Briefing

Parental Leave: Is There a Case for Federal Action?

Featuring Vanessa Brown Calder, Policy Analyst, Cato Institute; Emily Ekins, Director of Polling, Cato Institute; Veronique de Rugy, Senior Research Fellow, Mercatus Center at George Mason University; Rachel Greszler, Research Fellow in economics, budget, and entitlements, Heritage Foundation; moderated by Matt Weibel, Director of Government Affairs, Cato Institute.
October 2
Policy Forum

The Future of Public Transit

Featuring Randal O’Toole, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; Jarrett Walker, President, Jarrett Walker & Associates, consultants in public transit planning and policy; moderated by Matt Weibel, Director, Government Affairs, Cato Institute.
October 1
Capitol Hill Briefing

The Federal Role in Public Transit

Featuring Randal O’Toole, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; and Jarrett Walker, President, Jarrett Walker & Associates, consultants in public transit planning and policy; moderated by Matt Weibel, Director of Government Affairs, Cato Institute.