AGENDA

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Thursday, April 25, 2019
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
12:30 PM - 3:45 PM
 
Enjoy an afternoon luncheon and tour of Mission San Juan Capistrano.  Founded over two hundred years ago, this Mission is referred to as the "Jewel of the California Missions."  Guests will have the option of participating in a one hour guided tour of the Mission or can explore the grounds on their own.
 
Buses will load at 12:00 p.m. at the hotel's front driveway and depart at 12:15 p.m.
 
*This function is open to members who give $25,000 or more annually. 
 
Moderator: Genevieve Wood
Senior Advisor and Spokesperson, The Heritage Foundation
 
Rick Dearborn
Visiting Fellow, The Heritage Foundation and Former White House Deputy Chief of Staff to President Donald J. Trump
 
Paul Teller, Ph.D.
Special Assistant to the President for Legislative Affairs, The White House
 
Paul Winfree
Director of the Thomas A. Roe Institute for Economic Policy Studies, and Richard F. Aster Fellow, The Heritage Foundation
3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
 
Join with fellow conservative patriots as we kick off the conference with a special night of good music, games, and policy trivia!  We'll have a robust spread of hors d'oeuvres and stations, captivating cocktails, and policy experts ready to quiz you on the latest current events.
Friday, April 26, 2019
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
8:30 AM - 9:45 AM
 
Moderator: David Azerrad, Ph.D.
Director, B. Kenneth Simon Center for Principles and Politics and AWC Family Foundation Fellow, The Heritage Foundation
 
Romina Boccia
Director, Grover M. Hermann Center for the Federal Budget, The Heritage Foundation
 
Marie Fishpaw
Director, Domestic Policy Studies, Institute for Family, Community and Opportunity, The Heritage Foundation
 
Kim R. Holmes, Ph.D.
Executive Vice President, The Heritage Foundation
 
Nicholas Loris
Deputy Director, Thomas A. Roe Institute for Economic Policy Studies and Herbert and Joyce Morgan Research Fellow, Institute of Economic Freedom, The Heritage Foundation
 
Ana Quintana
Senior Policy Analyst, Latin America and the Western Hemisphere, The Heritage Foundation
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
 
Moderator: John Malcolm
Vice President, Institute for Constitutional Government, Director of the Meese Center for Legal & Judicial Studies and Senior Legal Fellow, The Heritage Foundation
 
Christian Adams
General Counsel, Public Interest Legal Foundation
 
Hans von Spakovsky
Manager, Election Law Reform Initiative and Senior Legal Fellow, Meese Center for Legal and Judicial Studies, The Heritage Foundation
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
 
Engaging Millennials and Generation Z'ers
 
Moderator: Bridgett Wagner
Vice President, Policy Promotion
 
Gabriel Nadales
Pacific Regional Coordinator, Leadership Institute
 
C.J. Sailor
Director of Programs, The Gloucester Institute
 
Chandler Thornton
National Chairman, College Republicans National Committee
 
OR
 
Big Tech and the Movement
 
Moderator: Klon Kitchen
Senior Research Fellow, Technology, The Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Davis Institute for National Security and Foreign Policy, The Heritage Foundation
Josh Althouse
Public Policy Manager, Facebook
 
Suhail Khan
Director, External Affairs, Microsoft
 
Max Pappas
Manager, External Outreach and Public Policy, Google
 
Paul Winfree
Director of the Thomas A. Roe Institute for Economic Policy Studies, and Richard F. Aster Fellow, The Heritage Foundation
12:15 PM - 1:30 PM
 
President's Welcome: Kay Coles James
President, The Heritage Foundation
 
Chairman's Message: Barb Van Andel Gaby
Chairman, The Heritage Foundation Board of Trustees
 
Moderated Discussion
 
Moderator: Genevieve Wood
Senior Advisor and Spokesperson, The Heritage Foundation
 
Sebastian Gorka, Ph.D.
National Security Strategist, FOX News, and Former Advisor to President Donald J. Trump
1:45 PM - 4:45 PM
 
Our 9-Hole Golf Excursion is optional, but does require advanced registration.
 
Our Whale Watching Experience is optional, but does require advanced registration.
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
 
Moderated Discussion
 
Moderator: Genevieve Wood
Senior Advisor and Spokesperson, The Heritage Foundation
 
Gary Sinise
Actor and Founder, Gary Sinise Foundation
 
DINNER
 
Post Dinner Remarks: Stephen Moore
Distinguished Visiting Fellow, Project for Economic Growth, The Heritage Foundation
Saturday, April 27, 2019
7:45 AM - 8:45 AM
8:45 AM - 9:45 AM
 
Moderator: Genevieve Wood
Senior Advisor and Spokesperson, The Heritage Foundation
 
Gianna Jessen
Pro-Life Activist
 
The Honorable Cathy McMorris Rodgers
United States House of Representatives, WA-05
 
Janae Stracke
Director, Grassroots, Heritage Action for America
 
Charmaine Yoest
Vice President, Domestic Policy Studies, The Heritage Foundation
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
 
Moderator: James Carafano, Ph.D.
Vice President, Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Davis Institute for National Security and Foreign Policy, and the E. W. Richardson Fellow, The Heritage Foundation
 
Thomas Homan
Former Acting Director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement
 
Mark Morgan
Former Chief, United States Border Patrol
 
Ana Quintana
Senior Policy Analyst, Latin America and the Western Hemisphere, The Heritage Foundation
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
 
Table Talk: Conservative Messaging Workshop
 
Moderator: Robert Bluey
Vice President, Communications, The Heritage Foundation and Executive Editor, The Daily Signal
 
Elizabeth Fender
Director, Marketing, The Heritage Foundation
 
Greg Scott
Director, Media, The Heritage Foundation
 
OR
 
Heritage Action for America - Poll Tested: A Conservative Agenda That Can Win
 
Moderator: Timothy Chapman
Executive Director, Heritage Action for America
 
Curt Anderson
Founding Partner, On Message Inc.
12:15 PM - 1:45 PM
 
Moderator: Thomas Binion
Vice President, Congressional and Executive Branch Relations, The Heritage Foundation
 
The Honorable Dan Crenshaw
United States House of Representatives (TX-02)
2:15 PM - 4:00 PM
 
Our Hiking Exploration is optional, but does require advanced registration.
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
 
Our Brews & Views Experience is optional, but does require advanced registration.
5:45 PM - 7:45 PM
 
Victor Davis Hanson
Martin and Illie Anderson Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution
7:45 PM - 9:00 PM