Today is May 5, 2016
These are PAST events, relative to today's date.

A Conversation with Author Michael Webber

April 28, 2016 / 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. ET
BPC hosted Michael Webber, author of Thirst for Power: Energy, Water and Human Survival, for a discussion about the interconnections between energy and water and their vulnerabilities.

Selecting a Vice President: Balancing Politics and Prudence

April 22, 2016 / 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. ET
The vice president is "one heartbeat" away from the presidency, yet nominees entrusted wit this choice only have a short time to find, vet, and select their running mates.

A Changing World, A UN in Progress: A Conversation with UN Secretary-General Candidate Natalia Gherman

April 20, 2016 / 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET
With the UN set to vote on a new secretary-general, there are more questions about security arrangements in which some partners shoulder a greater burden than others.

Educational Series on Affordable Medicines: Pricing, Repricing, Rebates, and Patient Access

April 13, 2016 / 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. ET
The forum is the first in a series examining how private sector decisions and public sector policies impact the prices of drugs and their costs to the health care system.

An Evening with Author Larry Haas

April 12, 2016 / 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. ET
The discussion will feature a summation by the author and conversation about President Truman and Senator Arthur Vandenburg’s collaborations in a world of turmoil.

Advancing a New Policy Framework for Regenerative Cell Therapy

April 12, 2016 / 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. ET
BPC and the Regenerative Medicine Foundation will discuss the science and benefits of cell therapy and new policies needed to modernize the U.S. regulatory approach.

Improving Infrastructure Investments: Prioritizing Public Value

April 7, 2016 / 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. ET
Our infrastructure needs are greater than any one entity can take on—as seen most recently with the situation in Flint.

Democracy in Crisis in Turkey

March 29, 2016 / 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. ET
This assault on media freedom has escalated in recent months, with the Turkish government demonstrating a willingness to seize control over entire news outlets.

Senior Health and Housing Regional Forum in Philadelphia

March 23, 2016 / 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
In the past few years the number of older adults in Pennsylvania grew at twice the rate of the total population to reach 2.1 million, the fifth highest in the U.S.

Opportunities for Accelerating Permitting and Environmental Review

March 22, 2016 / 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. ET
Delays in the environmental review and permitting process—which can increase costs and uncertainty—are a barrier to investment and the delivery of needed projects.