Upcoming Events

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....

Advancing Women in Leadership

November 20, 2017

Women currently earn more advanced degrees than men and make up half the workforce. Yet, despite their economic and educational punch, women still hold far fewer leadership positions than men.      ...


Previous Events

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

April 13, 2016

CED's 2016 Spring Policy Conference took place on April 13-14 at the Willard InterContinental Hotel in Washington D.C. The two-day event convened national thought leaders from the business, policy, and academic sectors....

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....