Secretaries Kathleen Sebelius and Hilda Solis to
Address 2010 CHCI Public Policy Conference


         


"Celebrating History, Heritage
and the American Dream"


Join the most influential Latino leaders in America next month at the 2010 CHCI Public Policy Conference as we celebrate the 200th anniversary of independence for many Central and South American countries and the 400th anniversary of the founding of Sante Fe in 1610 - History and Heritage. The contributions, struggles, challenges, and successes of the Latino community across the nation will be highlighted throughout the week - the American Dream.  The conference is hosted by AstraZeneca.

Held at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center - NEW LOCATION - in Washington, D.C., on September 12-14, 2010, Members of Congress, cabinet secretaries, and national experts will lead discussions on corporate responsibility, education, economy and workforce, financial services, green economy, health and health care reform, immigration reform, international relations, labor, redistricting, and technology.

Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis will join CHCI Chair Nydia M. Velázquez and Rep. Xavier Becerra at the Opening Plenary -- America's Future: Economic Prosperity -- on Monday, September 13.

Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius is confirmed to give the keynote address at the Morning Plenary -- America's Promise: The Impact of Healthcare Reform -- on Tuesday, September 14.

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2010 Hispanic Heritage Month Events Schedule-at-a-Glance


2010 Hispanic Heritage Month Events Sponsorship Opportunities


More than 20 Members of Congress are confirmed to participate in the conference's plenary sessions, luncheons, and policy summits, including:

Rep. Nydia M. Velázquez, CHCI Chair
Rep. Joe Baca
Rep. Xavier Becerra
Rep. Dennis Cardoza
Rep. Henry Cuellar
Rep. Charles González
Rep. Raul Grijalva
Rep. Luis V. Gutiérrez
Rep. Ruben Hinojosa
Rep. Ben Lujan
Rep. Grace Flores Napolitano
Rep. Solomon P. Ortiz
Rep. Ed Pastor
Res. Comm. Pedro Pierluisi
Rep. Silvestre Reyes
Rep. Ciro Rodriguez
Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard
Rep. John Salazar
Rep. Loretta Sanchez
Rep. Jose E. Serrano
Rep. Albio Sires

For the second year, CHCI is calling for submissions to showcase Latino talent, innovation, and leadership in the green economy. Recognition will take place at the Closing Plenary Session, "Green Economy in our Hemisphere" on Tuesday, September 14, 2010.  Submissions are due by August 6, 2010.

Each year CHCI's Public Policy Conference draws national leaders from the government, corporate, labor and non-profit communities for discourse on the most important issues facing Latinos in America.  Don't miss your opportunity to become a part of history.

Mark your calendar: 

September 12-14
CHCI Public Policy Conference
Ronald Reagan International Trade Center **NEW LOCATION**
Washington, D.C.

September 14
Ready to Lead (R2L)
Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
Washington, D.C.

September 14
Reyes of Comedy
Warner Theatre
Washington, D.C.

September 15
CHCI 33rd Annual Awards Gala
Walter E. Washington Convention Center **NEW LOCATION: HALL C**
Washington, D.C.

2009 Hispanic Heritage Month Events photo galleries 

For more information, please contact Cassie Banks at cbanks@chci.org or 202-548-5865,


 33rd ANNUAL AWARDS GALA
 

HOSTED BY:

 
 

BOARD of DIRECTORS LUNCHEON

AFTER-PARTY

 

GALA PATRON
Arbitron
AT&T
Citi
Kraft Foods, Inc.
Merck and Company
NBC Universal
The Coca-Cola Company
UPS

GALA DONOR
Boeing
Cruise Industry Charitable Foundation
DIRECTV
General Electric
Google
JPMorgan Chase and Company
News Corporation
Novo Nordisk
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Walmart
 

GALA SUPPORTER
AFSCME
American Express
APS
Cash America International, Inc.
CBS Corporation
CTIA
Fresenius Medical Care North America
Georgetown University
Great Minds in STEM
Housing Authority, City of Los Angeles
IBC Bank 
Johnson & Johnson
MEDCO
PEPCO Holdings, Inc.
Raytheon Company
PNM Resources, Inc.
Safeway, Inc.
Salt River Project
Southern Company
Telemundo Communications Group

GALA FRIEND 
 American Red Cross
American Sugar Alliance
Gali Services Industries, Inc.  
SER Jobs for National Progress, Inc.
USAFunds


    10th ANNUAL REYES OF COMEDY

CO-PRODUCER

 

REYES PATRON

  

REYES FRIEND
Raytheon Company
Walmart

REYES PARTNER
Safeway, Inc.
 

CHCI 2010 Hispanic Heritage Month Events
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CHCI Would Like to Thank its 2010 Hispanic Heritage Month Sponsors

 

OVERALL 

CONFERENCE HOST


GALA HOST


PREMIER

 MILLENNIUM 

 

  

 

 

CENTURY

 

 

 

    

 

    

 


PUBLIC POLICY CONFERENCE

HOSTED BY:


 

 CHAIR'S PRIVATE RECEPTION

CONFERENCE KICK-OFF RECEPTION

OPENING LUNCHEON 

 

The Gates Foundation

OPENING PLENARY
Society for Human Resource Management 

AFTERNOON PLENARY
SEIU 

ALUMNI ASSOCIATION ROUNDTABLE
Amgen

Darden Restaurants

TUESDAY MORNING CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
National Latino Institute for Reproductive Health/Planned Parenthood

TUESDAY MORNING PLENARY
AARP
EMD Serono
UnitedHealthcare

TUESDAY AFTERNOON PLENARY
PG&E Corporation

BOARD of DIRECTORS NETWORKING RECEPTION
National Association of Minority Automobile Dealers

READY to LEAD KEYNOTE LUNCHEON
Tr3s

READY to LEAD WORKSHOPS
Tr3s
Univision
VISA

SUMMITS

Corporate America

Best Buy, Inc.

Education

  

Health

 

Labor

United Food and Commerical Workers International Union

CONFERENCE SUPPORTER
Microsoft Corp.

CONFERENCE FRIEND
American Honda
Cox Enterprises
Kraft Foods, Inc.
 
Southern Company

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