Secretaries Kathleen Sebelius and Hilda Solis to
Address 2010 CHCI Public Policy Conference
"Celebrating History, Heritage
and the American Dream"
Join the most influential Latino leaders in America next month at the 2010 CHCI Public Policy Conference as we celebrate the 200th anniversary of independence for many Central and South American countries and the 400th anniversary of the founding of Sante Fe in 1610 - History and Heritage. The contributions, struggles, challenges, and successes of the Latino community across the nation will be highlighted throughout the week - the American Dream. The conference is hosted by AstraZeneca.
Held at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center - NEW LOCATION - in Washington, D.C., on September 12-14, 2010, Members of Congress, cabinet secretaries, and national experts will lead discussions on corporate responsibility, education, economy and workforce, financial services, green economy, health and health care reform, immigration reform, international relations, labor, redistricting, and technology.
Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis will join CHCI Chair Nydia M. Velázquez and Rep. Xavier Becerra at the Opening Plenary -- America's Future: Economic Prosperity -- on Monday, September 13.
Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius is confirmed to give the keynote address at the Morning Plenary -- America's Promise: The Impact of Healthcare Reform -- on Tuesday, September 14.
More than 20 Members of Congress are confirmed to participate in the conference's plenary sessions, luncheons, and policy summits, including:
Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez, CHCI Chair
Rep. Joe Baca
Rep. Xavier Becerra
Rep. Dennis Cardoza
Rep. Henry Cuellar
Rep. Charles González
Rep. Raul Grijalva
Rep. Luis V. Gutiérrez
Rep. Ruben Hinojosa
Rep. Ben Lujan
Rep. Grace Flores Napolitano
Rep. Solomon P. Ortiz
Rep. Ed Pastor
Res. Comm. Pedro Pierluisi
Rep. Silvestre Reyes
Rep. Ciro Rodriguez
Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard
Rep. John Salazar
Rep. Loretta Sanchez
Rep. Jose E. Serrano
Rep. Albio Sires
For the second year, CHCI is calling for submissions to showcase Latino talent, innovation, and leadership in the green economy. Recognition will take place at the Closing Plenary Session, "Green Economy in our Hemisphere" on Tuesday, September 14, 2010. Submissions are due by August 6, 2010.
Each year CHCI's Public Policy Conference draws national leaders from the government, corporate, labor and non-profit communities for discourse on the most important issues facing Latinos in America. Don't miss your opportunity to become a part of history.
Mark your calendar:
CHCI Public Policy Conference
Ronald Reagan International Trade Center **NEW LOCATION**
Ready to Lead (R2L)
Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
Reyes of Comedy
CHCI 33rd Annual Awards Gala
Walter E. Washington Convention Center **NEW LOCATION: HALL C**
2009 Hispanic Heritage Month Events photo galleries
For more information, please contact Cassie Banks at firstname.lastname@example.org or 202-548-5865,
33rd ANNUAL AWARDS GALA
BOARD of DIRECTORS LUNCHEON
Kraft Foods, Inc.
Merck and Company
The Coca-Cola Company
Cruise Industry Charitable Foundation
JPMorgan Chase and Company
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Cash America International, Inc.
Fresenius Medical Care North America
Great Minds in STEM
Housing Authority, City of Los Angeles
Johnson & Johnson
PEPCO Holdings, Inc.
PNM Resources, Inc.
Salt River Project
Telemundo Communications Group
American Red Cross
American Sugar Alliance
Gali Services Industries, Inc.
SER Jobs for National Progress, Inc.
10th ANNUAL REYES OF COMEDY
CHCI 2010 Hispanic Heritage Month Events
CHCI Would Like to Thank its 2010 Hispanic Heritage Month Sponsors
PUBLIC POLICY CONFERENCE
CHAIR'S PRIVATE RECEPTION
CONFERENCE KICK-OFF RECEPTION
The Gates Foundation
Society for Human Resource Management
ALUMNI ASSOCIATION ROUNDTABLE
TUESDAY MORNING CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
National Latino Institute for Reproductive Health/Planned Parenthood
TUESDAY MORNING PLENARY
TUESDAY AFTERNOON PLENARY
BOARD of DIRECTORS NETWORKING RECEPTION
National Association of Minority Automobile Dealers
READY to LEAD KEYNOTE LUNCHEON
READY to LEAD WORKSHOPS
Best Buy, Inc.
United Food and Commerical Workers International Union
Kraft Foods, Inc.