Women In Government hosted its Fifth Annual Energy Summit, September 18-19, 2013, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The meeting convened women state legislators from across the United States to discuss current and emerging energy policies, including production, transmission, innovations and new technology, alternative and renewable energy, tax credits, energy efficiency, and more.
The Childhood Obesity Task Force featured expert speakers from non-profits, academia, the medical community, advocacy organizations, and policymakers. Women state legislators convened in roundtable discussions to examine the impact of childhood obesity in their individual states or region and identify opportunities for making policy-level changes to address childhood obesity in their states.
The 20th Annual Midwestern Regional Conference took place September 19-21 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The meeting convened women state legislators throughout the Midwestern region to discuss cutting-edge public policy issues including diabetes, women’s health, energy, the environment, education, economic development, and more.