2012 ANNUAL MEETING PRESENTATIONS & PHOTOS

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COMMITTEE AND FORUM PRESENTATIONS

 


THURSDAY, JULY 19

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CSG Western Innovations Selection Meeting

 

 

 


 

FRIDAY, JULY 20

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North America Summit IV

The Low Carbon Economy

 

Rick Van Schoik

Director, NACTS

 

Thomas D. Peterson
Founder, President and CEO, Center for Climate Strategies

 

Frank Came
Senior Advisor, GLOBE Foundation

 

North American Trade Cooperation

 

Christopher Wilson
Associate, Mexico Institute and Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington D.C.

Chris Sands
Senior Fellow, Hudson Institute

 

Annual Legislative Training Assembly (ALTA)

Richard Greene

Communication Strategist

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SATURDAY, JULY 21

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Health Policy Forum

 

Bob Carey
Principal at RLCarey Consulting, Boston, Massachusetts

Liz Baxter
Chair, Oregon Health Insurance Exchange, Board of Directors

 

Glenn Monteith
Assistant Deputy Minister, Health Workforce Division, Alberta Health

 

Representative Elaine D. Harvey
Wyoming, Co-Chair, Health Insurance Exchange

Dr. Norman Thurston

Western Economic Development Committee

 

Peter Fisher
Research Director, The Iowa Policy Project, Iowa City, Iowa

Brian Lee Crowley

Managing Director, Macdonald-Laurier Institute, Ottawa, Ontario

Darren Sandford, Vice President, Technology Deployment, California Emerging Technology Fund, Los Angeles, California

 

Lunch Program

 

Mike Walsh

 

SUNDAY, JULY 22

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Energy and Public Lands Committee

 

 

Mark Finley

General Manager, Global Energy Markets, British Petroleum, Washington, D.C.

Donald (Don) M. Wishart

Executive Vice-President, Operations and Major Projects, TransCanada Corporation, Calgary, Alberta

Lorraine Royer

Manager, Canadian Government Affairs, Williams Energy (Canada) Inc., Calgary, Alberta

 

Crady deGolian

Director, National Center for Interstate Compacts, Council of State Governments (CSG), Lexington, KY

Fiscal Affairs Committee

 

 

Chris Whatley

Director, Council of State Governments (CSG) Washington, D.C. Office

 

Dr. Gary VanLandingham

Results First Director, Pew Center on the States, Washington, D.C. 

 

 

 

Senator Karen Fraser, Washington

 

Tax and Financial Incentives: What’s Working in the West?

NEW report: Trends in Western State Business Incentives

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Karla Tartz, Deputy Director of Strategy & Operations, Office of Economic Development and

International Trade, Denver, Colorado

Nathan Buehler

Communications & Marketing Manager, Business Oregon, Salem, Oregon

Gynii Gilliam

Chief Economic Development Officer, Department of Commerce, Boise, Idaho

 

 

Lunch Plenary Session

 

Dave Rodney

Associate Minister of Wellness, Alberta Health Member of the Legislative Assembly, Alberta

 

 

 

 

Water and Environment Committee

Senator Karen Fraser, Washington

Tony Willardson
Executive Director, Western States Water Council, Utah

Dr. Timothy J. Brown
Director, Western Regional Climate Center Desert Research Institute, Reno, Nevada

 


 

MONDAY, JULY 23

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Education Committee

Doug Levin, Executive Director
State Educational Technology Directors Association (SETDA)

Pam Goins
Director, Education Policy, The Council of State Governments, Lexington, KY

 

International Trade Committee

 

Sasha Sutcliffe-Stephenson
Director of International Programs, The Council of State Governments Washington, D.C. Office

Executive Committee Business Meeting

Representative Roger Barrus, Utah

Chris Whatley
Director, Council of State Governments Washington, D.C. Office

Executive Committee Adopts Policy Action 2012-01

Resolution Regarding the Nation's Deficit Spending and National Debt