Policy Conference

Evidence Matters: How Policy and Regulation are Important in Cannabinoid-Based Drug Discovery

Event Date(s): 
Wed., December 16, 2020
Location: 
Webinar - Virtual Event

Evidence Matters: How Policy and Regulation are Important in Cannabinoid-Based Drug Discovery

 
Featuring:
Jennifer Triemstra, Associate Director Medical Affairs, Greenwich Biosciences
Alice Mead, Senior Advisor, Greenwich Biosciences
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State Of Play - with David Adkins, ED/CEO of CSG

Event Date(s): 
Wed., 12/02/2020, 3:00 pm ET (30 minutes) 2:00 pm CT 1:00 pm MT 12:00pm PT 11:00 am Alaska 9:00 am Hawaii
Location: 

Join WIG and CSG Executive Director/CEO David Adkins for a lively post-election discussion including: 2021 forecast for states and Washington DC, intergovernmental collaboration among state policy makers, and more!

When: Wednesday, December 2, 2020

Time: 3:00pm ET (2pm CT/1pm MT/12pm PT/11am Alaska/9am Hawaii)

Zoom Registration:  https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJckf-ysrzwpGNOZEwq0x9mCzecGShf-vSyc

#WIGFallForum

Event Date(s): 
11/10 - 11/19 @ 3:00 pm EDT

Close out this year and get ready for 2021 legislative sessions with Women In Government!

#WIGFallForum brings together women state legislators, subject-matter experts, and stakeholders to discuss timely policy topics in a lively, virtual environment that includes webinars and podcasts. 

State Of Play - with Tim Storey, ED of NCSL

Event Date(s): 
Wed., 8/12/2020, 3:00 pm EDT (30 minutes) 2:00 pm CDT 1:00 pm MT 11:00 am Alaska 9:00 am Hawaii

 

Were you unable to attend State of Play on Wednesday, August 12th @ 3:00 pm EDT for an insightful dialogue with NCSL Executive Director, Tim Storey?

State budgets, ballot issue & election trends, and the status of a new federal stimulus bill were just some of the topics on the table. 

Featuring: Tim Storey, Executive Director of the National Council of State Legislatures (NCSL)

Moderated by: Senator Nancy Todd, WIG Past Chair and Senator Julie Gonzales

#WIGWednesday: Stepping Up in Times of Crisis: COVID-19 and Kidney Failure

Event Date(s): 
July 29, 2020
Location: 
Webinar - Virtual Event

3:00pm-3:30pm ET Stepping Up in Times of Crisis: COVID-19 and Kidney Failure

Moderated by Kansas State Senator Barbara Bollier; Midwestern Regional Director, Women In Government Board of Directors

Featured speakers Wendy Schrag, Vice President of State Government Affairs, Fresenius Medical Care North America; Maria Garcia, Director of State Government Affairs, Fresenius Medical Care North America; and Shannon Gately, State Government Affairs Specialist, Fresenius Medical Care North America

 

#WIGWednesday: Getting Serious About Video Games

Event Date(s): 
July 22, 2020
Location: 
Webinar - Virtual Event

3:00pm-4:00pm ET Getting Serious About Video Games

Moderator Kansas State Representative Stephanie Clayton

Featured speakers Tara Ryan, Vice President of State Government Affairs, Entertainment Software Association (ESA); Patricia Vance,  President, Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB); Anastasia Staten, Executive Director, ESA Foundation

#WIGWednesday: COVID-19 Ongoing Impact on Cancer Patients and Survivors and Physically Distanced But Socially Engaged: My Cystic Fibrosis Life

Event Date(s): 
Wed., 6/10/2020 (60 minutes) 3pm EST/2pm CST/1pm MT/12pm PDT/11am Alaska/9am Hawaii

#WIGWEDNESDAYS, WHERE WOMEN IN GOVERNMENT BRINGS EXPERTS AND POLICY LEADERS TOGETHER TO PROVIDE RESOURCES AND INFORMATION TO WOMEN STATE LEGISLATORS NO MATTER WHERE THEY ARE.

Join us at 3:00 pm EDT to hear from Amy Farner, Project Manager, Survey Administration and Analysis at the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network who will be discussing the COVID-19 Ongoing Impact on Cancer Patients and Survivors!

#WIGWednesday: Amazon’s Response to COVID-19: Supporting Employees, Customers, and Communities

Event Date(s): 
Wed., 6/03/2020 (30 minutes) 3pm EST/2pm CST/1pm MT/12pm PDT/11am Alaska/9am Hawaii

#WIGWednesdays, where Women In Government brings experts and policy leaders together to provide resources and information to women state legislators no matter where they are.

Want to hear from Jane Bourke, Worldwide Senior Manager, Health and Safety Technical Solutions at Amazon and Anya Malkov, Senior Manager, Public Policy at Amazon for an informative discussion on how Amazon is supporting employees, customers, and communities during COVID-19? Join us for this #WIGWednesday!

#WIGWednesday: Mental Health Resources for You and Your Constituents in the Time of COVID-19

Event Date(s): 
Wed., 5/27/2020 (30 minutes) 3pm EST/2pm CST/1pm MT/12pm PDT/11am Alaska/9am Hawaii

#WIGWednesdays, where Women In Government brings experts and policy leaders together to provide resources and information to women state legislators no matter where they are.

 

Want to hear from a former state representative and the President/CEO of Mental Health America to learn more about the mental health resources available to you and your constituents during the COVID-19 pandemic? Join us for this #WIGWednesday! 

#WIGWednesday: Update on the COVID-19 Outbreak: Understanding the Impact of Diagnostic Testing Modalities

Event Date(s): 
Wed., 5/20/2020 (30 minutes) 3pm EST/2pm CST/1pm MT/12pm PDT/11am Alaska/9am Hawaii

#WIGWednesdays, where Women In Government brings experts and policy leaders together to provide resources and information to women state legislators no matter where they are.

 

 

Join us for the next #WIGWednesday where you will receive an informative presentation on the COVID-19 Outbreak and the Impact of Diagnostic Testing Modalities

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