Cato Institute Policy Perspectives 2017

In cooperation with the Smith Family Foundation

Friday, November 17, 2017
11:00AM — 2:00PM

InterContinental Barclay Hotel
Empire Ballroom
111 E 48th Street, New York, NY

Featuring Sallie James, Director of Development, Cato Institute; Ajit Pai , Chairman of the United States Federal Communications Commission; Susan N. Herman , President of the American Civil Liberties Union; and Chris Edwards, Director of Tax Policy Studies and Editor of DownsizingGovernment.org.

10:30 – 10:50AM Registration
10:50 – 11:00AM Welcoming Remarks

Sallie James, Director of Development, Cato Institute

11:00 – 11:40AM Keynote Address — Defending Free Speech Even When It Hurts

Susan N. Herman, President of the American Civil Liberties Union

Download a podcast of the “Welcoming Remarks” and “Defending Free Speech Even When It Hurts”

11:40AM – 12:10PM Prospects for Federal Tax Reform

Chris Edwards, Director of Tax Policy Studies and Editor of DownsizingGovernment.org

Download a podcast of the “Prospects for Federal Tax Reform”

12:10 – 12:30PM Reception
12:30 – 2:00PM Luncheon Address

Ajit Pai, Chairman of the United States Federal Communications Commission

Download a podcast of the “Luncheon Address”

For further information on the seminar, please contact Elissa Hagans at (202) 218-4639 / ehagans [at] cato.org or Jenna Huhn at (202) 218-4617 / jhuhn [at] cato.org.

Pre-registration is closed. If you would like to attend the seminar, we will accept onsite registrations beginning at 10:30am on the day of the event.