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Upcoming Events

2019 Spring Policy Conference

April 03, 2019

CED's 2019 Spring Policy Conference will be held at the Willard InterContinental Hotel on Wednesday, April 3, 2019.

2019 Distinguished Performance Awards Dinner

October 02, 2019

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...


Previous Events

An Economy That Works: Job Creation and America’s Future

June 10, 2011

On June 10th, 2011, The Committee for Economic Development hosted An Economy That Works: Job Creation and America's Future, a lunch-time forum that marked the release of the McKinsey Global Institute’s new report...

CED Policy Luncheon with Former CED Trustee Lois Quam

May 26, 2011

CED was honored to host a discussion on global health issues and economics with former CED Trustee Lois Quam, Executive Director, Global Health Initiative (GHI), U.S. Department of State. Ms. Quam discussed current GHI...

Building Early Childhood Public/Private Partnerships in Wisconsin

May 18, 2011

CED co-hosted an event that highlighted the need for increased investment in early care and education in Wisconsin, and convened 50 business leaders, state legislators, early childhood education policy advocates and Governor's staff to discuss...

Dinner on the Future of Capitalism

April 22, 2011

The Committee for Economic Development hosted a policy dinner on April 20, 2011 in New York City, to discuss the future of capitalism. Roger Ferguson, President and CEO of TIAA-CREF - and CED's incoming Co-Chair -...

New York State Early Childhood Roadshow

April 05, 2011

CED hosted a series of breakfast forums in New York State the week of April 4th to engage business leaders around the need for investment in early care and education in the state.  The ...

Language Learning in the 21st Century

March 29, 2011

On March 29, 2011, CED President Charles Kolb participated in a panel discussion with the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) and the Partnership for 21st Century Skills at a policy briefing and classroom...

CED Policy Luncheon in Washington DC with Dr. Robert Mendenhall

March 29, 2011

On March 29, 2011, Dr. Robert Mendenhall, CED Trustee and President and CEO of Western Governors University, was the featured speaker at a CED policy luncheon in Washington, D.C. Dr. Mendenhall discussed the post-secondary education needs...