City Seminar

Cato Institute Policy Perspectives 2019

September 27, 2019 10:30 AM to 2:00 PM PST

Four Seasons Hotel Silicon Valley at East Palo Alto

Featuring Brent Harris, Director on Strategic Initiatives & Global Affairs, Facebook, Inc.; T. J. Rodgers, Founder and Former CEO, Cypress Semiconductor Corporation; Michael D. Tanner, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute; Peter Goettler, President and CEO, Cato Institute; and John Samples, Vice President, Cato Institute.

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Schedule

10:30 – 10:50AM Registration

10:50 – 11:00AM

Welcoming Remarks

Peter Goettler, President and CEO, Cato Institute

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11:00 – 11:30AM

Keynote Address — Facebook and Free Speech: An Update

Brent Harris, Director on Strategic Initiatives & Global Affairs, Facebook Inc.

moderated by John Samples, Vice President, Cato Institute

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11:30AM – 12:00PM

California’s War on the Poor

Michael D. Tanner, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute

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12:00 – 12:30PM Reception

12:30 – 2:00PM

Luncheon Address — Zero to a Billion

T. J. Rodgers, Founder and Former CEO, Cypress Semiconductor Corporation

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For further information on the seminar, please contact Sophia Coyne‐​Kosnak at (202) 216‑1490 / sck@​cato.​org.