Agenda

The final, detailed agenda will be published soon.  In the meantime, see what we’ve got planned!

Wednesday February 26:  8am-3:30pm

  • Welcome/Intro
  • Inclusive Economies:  Jennifer Eberhardt (Professor, Dept. of Psychology, Stanford University and Author of Biased); Amy Liu (Vice President and Director, Metropolitan Policy Program, Brookings Institution); Andre Perry (Fellow, Metropolitan Policy Program, Brookings Institution)
  • Diverse Asset Management:  Robert Raben (President & Founder, The Raben Group and Executive Director, Diverse Asset Managers Initiative); Thurman White (Silicon Valley Community Foundation Board Member/Chair of Investment Committee); JoAnn Price (Hartford Foundation for Public Giving Board Chair)
  • Trending Issues:  Peter Panapento (Turn Two Communications) will help frame a group discussion about issues in the news of interest and import to Community Foundations (including DAFs)
  • Updates:  Dick Ober/CFON; Ellen Gilligan/CF Leads “Igniting the Future” Project
  • Cocktails and Dinner at the hotel (6:00pm)

Thursday February 27:  8am – 8pm

  • Welcome/Intro
  • Youth Opportunity & the 2028 Olympics:  Antonia Hernandez (CEO, California Community Foundation); Dr. Robert Ross (President & CEO of the California Endowment); Fred Ali (President and CEO, Weingart Foundation)
  • Civic Engagement & Voting:  Attorney General Eric Holder; (others TBD)
  • Immigration Issues at the Border:  Andy Carey (Executive Director, Border Philanthropy Partners); Sue Saarnio (US Consul General to Mexico); Carlos Gonzalez (Mexico Consul General to US)
  • Offsite Visit to Casa Familiar in the border town of San Ysidro: discussion with Andy Carey, Center CEO Lisa Cuestas, and a representative from the Department of Homeland Security (depart hotel at 2:00pm)
  • Dinner at Living Coast Discovery Center

Friday February 28:  8am – 12noon

  • Welcome/Intro
  • Council on Foundations:  A Conversation with CEO Kathleen Enright
  • CEO and Board Chair Breakout Sessions (agendas TBD)
  • Wrap Up and Close