Conferences, Hearings and Speaking Engagements

The Markle Events listing shows the activities in which Markle staff take part, including conferences, Congressional hearings, and speaking engagements. If you are not able to attend, please check the events page for summaries and presentation materials, which are posted shortly after the event is held.

Aspen Ideas Festival 2014

Type: Conferences
Date: June 24–July 3, 2014
Time: Full-day Sessions
Location: Aspen, Colorado

As the forces of globalization and technology transform the nature of work long considered the bedrock of economic stability in the U.S., more than half of Americans believe the country is on the wrong track. As more people feel left out, left behind, and worried about the future, there’s an urgent need to reverse course. At the Aspen Ideas Festival, Markle President Zoë Baird and members of the Economic Future Initiative discuss the need to rekindle faith in the American Dream and introduce several key innovations that can enable Americans to flourish in today’s global networked economy.

MIT and the Digital Economy: The Second Machine Age

Type: Panel Discussions
Date: April 4, 2014
Time: Full-day Sessions
Location: New York, NY

Zoë Baird will participate in a panel discussion at the MIT and the Digital Economy.

Committee for Economic Development Fall Policy Conference

Type: Panel Discussions
Date: November 20–21, 2013
Time: Full-day Sessions
Location: New York, NY

Zoë Baird will participate in a panel discussion at the CED Fall Policy Conference.

Techonomy 2012

Type: Conferences
Date: November 11–13, 2012
Time: Full-day Sessions
Location: Tucson, AZ

At Techonomy 2012, Markle President Zoë Baird is moderating the panel America's Economic Opportunity in a World of Services.

Open Up!

Type: Conferences
Date: November 13, 2012
Time: 9am to 6pm
Location: London, England

Markle Chief of Research Stefaan Verhulst joins civil and private sector entrepreneurs, policy makers and leaders from academia and non-profit research to stimulate action in open governance, open data and transparency.

2012 Consumer Health IT Summit: Expanding Access to Health Information

Type: Conferences
Date: September 10, 2012
Time: 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Location: Washington, DC

Markle Director Jill Schulmann will attend the 2012 Consumer Health IT Summit, at which video will be shown highlighting the blue button download capability.

HIMSS Virtual Conference and Expo

Type: Conferences
Date: June 6-7, 2012
Time: Full Day Sessions
Location: Virtual

Markle’s Director of Health, Meredith Taylor, participates in the session Critical Implementation Strategies for Today’s Health Information Sharing Environment at the HIMSS Virtual Conference and Expo.

Live Webcast: New Markle Resources for Implementing Health Information Sharing

Type: Panel Discussions
Date: 05/09/2012
Time: 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Eastern time
Location: Live Webcast

The authors of the Policies in Practice will discuss their work during a live webcast at Markle Foundation.

HIMSS Annual Conference and Exhibition 2012

Type: Conferences
Date: February 20, 2012
Time: 11:45 am – 12:45 pm
Location: Venetian Sands Expo Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

Markle is presenting during the HIE Symposium on February 20, 2012, “Symposium Luncheon & Session: The New Markle Connecting for Health Common Framework Policies in Practice," at this annual health information technology conference.

IJIS Institute 2012 Winter Industry Briefing

Type: Conferences
Date: January 18-20, 2012
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel

The IJIS Institute presents an update on the justice, public safety, and homeland security information sharing and IT market. Markle Task Force member Jeff Smith will deliver the keynote address.