America's Future Foundation-Chicago and the Arthur N. Rupe Foundation are partnering to sponsor a debate on the differences between libertarian and conservative views on immigration policy.
Happy Hour begins at 6pm | The Debate begins at 7pm
Open bar | Complimentary hors d'oeuvres
The debate will feature:
Henrik Rasmussen of Rasmussen Public Affairs
Henrik Rasmussen is the Founder and President of Rasmussen Public Affairs. He specializes in the strategic positioning of clients as global and local agenda setters. During his career, Mr. Rasmussen has worked with senior business leaders, policy makers, think tanks and NGOs worldwide on a wide variety of issues such as agriculture, energy, financial services, health care, information technology, natural resources, and telecommunications. An active writer and public speaker, Mr. Rasmussen has appeared in numerous media outlets in the United States, Europe and Asia, including the Chicago Tribune, the Financial Times, the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, the South China Morning Post, and the Washington Times. He is currently working on a book on corporate statesmanship and economic competitiveness. Mr. Rasmussen previously served as vice president at a global strategic communications firm based in Washington, D.C., where he managed comprehensive international public affairs campaigns for Fortune 100 clients. Born in Denmark, Mr. Rasmussen was active in Danish grassroots politics and served as a platoon commander in the Royal Danish Army before moving to the United States. Mr. Rasmussen holds an M.A. in political science from the University of Pennsylvania and graduated summa cum laude from Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia. He became a naturalized citizen of the United States in 2010.
David Inserra from the Heritage Foundation
David Inserra specializes in cyber and homeland security policy, including protection of critical infrastructure, as research assistant in The Heritage Foundation’s Allison Center for Foreign Policy Studies. In addition to co-authoring research papers, Inserra contributes posts on national security to the think tank’s policy blog, The Foundry. He also plans and coordinates all public events for the Allison Center. Inserra, who joined Heritage in 2012, grew up in Bucks County, PA. He holds a bachelor of arts degree in government and economics from the College of William & Mary in Williamsburg, VA. He and his wife, Cayla, currently reside in Arlington, VA.
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America's Future Foundation- Chicago
The mission of America’s Future Foundation is to identify and develop the next generation of conservative and libertarian leaders.