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Democratic Science and Technology Summit:
Innovative Solutions for California's Challenges

CDPIC

Saturday, February 5, 2011 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM (PST)

Stanford, CA

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Democratic Science and Technology Summit

Innovative Solutions for California's Challenges

Stanford University

Fisher Conference Center
326 Galvez Street
Stanford, CA 94305

Our Summit brings together innovators from government and the private sector to highlight technology and ideas that can be applied to the California's great challenges. In areas as diverse as clean energy, communication, education, health care, biotech, and   there are unique opportunities to rethink how we perform our mission and serve our fellow citizens. Social media, cloud computing, clean tech and mobile technologies—all provide new capabilities that Dems are beginning to harness.

Happening February 5 from 10 am to 5 pm at Stanford University, our Summit brings the latest in technology thinking and capabilities to you, with fresh voices, cutting edge training, and thought-provoking conversations. We explore the implications of the latest technologies for policy, for government programs, and for the implementation of campaign technology strategy.

You’ll hear from industry giants like as well as innovative startups. You’ll also hear from leading government technology implementers and policymakers about their successes, the obstacles they face, and their plans for the future.

Some of the issues you can expect to hear about at our Summit are:

  • American Leadership 2.0
  • Innovative Apps
  • Identity, Privacy, and Informed Consent
  • Biotech Issues and Advances
  • Engagement and Outreach
  • Empowering Voters
  • Clean Tech Policy and Legislation

Together we will build what comes next as these powerful ideas converge with the passion of people working to make a difference.

This Summit is brought to you in partnership with The CDP Computer & Internet Caucus. and Steve Westly, and moderated by Brigette Hunley

With assistance from: Joe Nation and The Stanford Democrats

CDPIC Event Committee: Brigette Hunley, Kyle Daley, Leslie Katz, Maria Geluz

February 2 Update: Thanks to our new co-hosts the CDP Business and Professional Caucus for coming on to organize the networking lunch. Special thanks to their Chair Alyson Abromowitz, and their Vice Chair Andrew Lachman,


Of interest to: Members of the science and technology community, students, Democratic activists,

local elected officials and business leaders

Keynote Speaker: Steve Westly (Stanford alum)

Featuring speakers and trainers on clean tech, biotech, new media, campaign tools, gov 2.0 and more.

A sampling of our lineup: Steve Westly, Art Torres, Christine Pelosi, Bob Wieckowski, Jennifer Pahlka, Congressman John Garamendi, Sally Lieber, Chris Kelly, Sarah Granger, Adriel Hampton, Dana Lampert, Jared Dearing,  Fred Keeley, Andrew Lachman, Brent Turner and more names to be announced!

Agenda

9:30 am Registration opens

10:00 am Keynote-Steve Westly

10:20 Track One: Art Torres

10;50 Fred Keeley

11:05 Leslie Katz

11:20 Bob Wieckowski

11:25 Andrew Lachman

11:30 Jennifer Pahlka

12:00 Lunch and Networking

1:00 Track Two: Sarah Granger

1:30 Sally Lieber

1:55 Melissa Mares

2:00 Track Three: Christine Pelosi

2:45 Adriel Hampton

3:30 Dana Lampert and Jared Dearing

4:20 Hilary Crosby

4:30 Brent Turner

4:45 Closing ceremonies

5:00 Adjournment

5:00 Closing Ceremonies


We look forward to seeing you all there!

Brigette Hunley
Chair, CDP Computer & Internet Caucus
www.cdpic.org

http://twitter.com/brigette_hunley


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Stanford Fisher Conference Center
326 Galvez Street
Stanford, CA 94305

Saturday, February 5, 2011 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM (PST)


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