2018 NCSL Capitol Forum Agenda

9/21/2018
Washington, D.C. | Dec. 5-7, 2018

2018 Capitol Forum logoYou are the voice of the states. Join NCSL in Washington, D.C. to advocate for states on Capitol Hill and help to develop the States’ Agenda. Get context and analysis on the most critical issues facing state legislatures. Share your insights and experiences and network with legislators and legislative staff from around the country.

TUESDAY, Dec. 4
Time Sessions

9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Pre-conferences and Task Forces

Noon-5 p.m. NCSL Standing Committees Officers Orientation
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 5
8-11:30 a..m.

Registration  

9-10 a..m. 2018 Election Results Overview
10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Viewing of Broadcast of Funeral for former President George H.W. Bush

12:15 p.m.

Lunch

11:45 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Programming for Legislative Staff
12:30-1:30 p.m.

Discussion of 2019 Priorities

1:45-3:15 p.m.  VIP Tour of John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
6-7 p.m.

Reception

THURSDAY, DEC. 6
8-9 a.m. Select Breakfast Sessions
9 a.m.-4 p.m.

NCSL Standing Committee Sessions

11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. NCSL Standing Committee Lunches
4-4:30 p.m. NCSL Steering Committee
5-6:30 p.m.

Reception

FRIDAY, DEC. 7
8:30-10  a.m. Plenary Breakfast / NCSL Capitol Forum Business Meeting  
10:15 a.m.-Noon

Issue Forums / Standing Committee Sessions

Noon-5 p.m.

Post-conferences and Task Forces