Upcoming Events

2017 Distinguished Performance Awards Dinner

September 13, 2017

The Distinguished Performance Awards Program recognizes business leaders who have answered the call for leadership in their companies and the communities in which they operate. History has shown that when business becomes significantly involved in...

2017 Fall Policy Conference

November 15, 2017

CED's 2017 Fall Policy Conference will take place on November 15, 2017 at The Willard InterContinental Hotel in Washington D.C. The event will convene national thought leaders from the business, policy and academic sectors....


Previous Events

Spring Policy Conference: April 13-14, 2016, Washington D.C.

April 13, 2016

Please save the date for CED's 2016 Spring Policy Conference, which will take place on April 13-14 at the Willard InterContinental Hotel in Washington D.C. The two-day event will convene national thought leaders from...

Every Other One: More Women on Corporate Boards Congressional Briefing

March 29, 2016

Featured Speakers:Diana Solash, Director, Global and Americas Diversity & Inclusiveness, EY Madeleine Condit, CEO, Madeleine Condit AssociatesToday, women occupy fewer than 18% of Fortune 1000 corporate board seats, while comprising a much higher proportion of...

Breakfast of Corporate Champions & Symposium

November 19, 2015

The third biennial Breakfast of Corporate Champions will salute companies leading the way to gender balance on corporate boards. Hear the country's leading CEOs talk about why women in the boardroom is a strategic...

Fall Policy Conference: October 21-22, 2015, Washington D.C.

October 21, 2015

Thank you to all who attended CED's 2015 Fall Policy Conference, held in Washington D.C. at the Willard InterContinental Hotel.Download Conference ProgramDownload Award Dinner ProgramView Conference VideosView Conference Agenda2015 Fall...

CED’s Petro to Speak at Election Reform Event in NYC

July 22, 2015

Recent American elections have been marked by a disturbing trend: an increasing number of citizens choosing not to participate at the ballot box.On July 22, CED will partner with the New York City Campaign Finance...

Spring Policy Conference: April 22-23, Washington D.C.

April 22, 2015

Thanks to all who attended CED's 2015 Spring Policy Conference, held in Washington D.C. at the Willard InterContinental Hotel.CED’s policy conferences are forums for Members, senior policy makers, and industry leaders...

CED’s Petro to Keynote Early Ed Event in New York

February 10, 2015

CED is pleased to annouce that our Executive Vice President, Michael Petro, will provide keynote remarks on early education at the Early Care & Learning Council of New York's annual Beat the Blues fundraiser....

Fall Policy Conference: November 13-14, Washington D.C.

November 13, 2014

CED’s 2014 Fall Policy Conference included over 250 senior business and policy leaders, 39 speakers, members of Congress, administration officials, and media. CED’s expert panelists debated major long-term economic policy issues facing the nation....