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Thursday, December 8, 2016


2 - 4:30 p.m.

Elected Officials Pre-Conference Workshops

4:30 - 6 p.m.

Opening Plenary: Around The World in 60 Minutes

International Perspectives on LGBT Equality featuring Ambassador James “Wally” Brewster (Dominican Republic), Ambassador Rufus Gifford (Denmark), Ambassador Ted Osius (Vietnam) and Randy Berry, U.S. Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBTI Persons

6 - 7 p.m.

Elected Officials/VIP Reception

Opening Reception
6 - 8 p.m.

Opening Reception

Honoring the historic level of openly LGBT appointees in Obama administration.

Friday, December 9, 2016


8 - 9 a.m.

Corporate Appreication Breakfast

9 - 10:30 a.m.

Do Ask, Do Tell: How the Military Changed Under President Obama
Sponsored by Union Pacific

Hear LGBT military leaders, defense experts and advocates recall President Obama's legacy of LGBT inclusion in the military.

Workshop 1
10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

The Urban Water Crisis
Sponsored by Xylem

LGBT Officials and the Progressive Movement

Navigating the Appointments Process
Sponsored by State Farm

Lunch Plenary
12:15 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.

Representation Matters
Sponsored by Coca-Cola

Highlighting the importance of public service as a path to social change.

Workshop 2
2 - 3:30 p.m.

Energy Equality
Sponsored by PG&E

Criminal Justice Reform and the LGBT Movement

Mastering New Media
Sponsored by Walmart

3:45 - 5 p.m.

Common Enemies: Working Across Movement Lines

In this panel, we'll identify issues – both historic and emerging – that require us to build coalitions in order to win.

5 - 8:30 p.m.

Leading Out Loud
Presented by J.D. Schramm

Session for Coca-Cola Next Generation Leaders, current and former Victory Congressional Interns and Fellows, and Victory Empowerment Fellows.

10 p.m.

Late Night Out with Victory

Saturday, December 10, 2016


8:30 - 10 a.m.

Networking Breakfast

Workshop 1
10 - 11:30 a.m.

Shaping the Sharing Economy
Sponsored by Toyota

Bad for Business: Corporate Allyship in the Face of Bigotry
Co-sponsored by Workplace Equality Index

Running While Trans

11:45a.m. - 1 p.m.

Election 2016 Debrief: It Came, It Saw, It Conquered

The first woman on a major party ticket. A GOP nominee with no political experience. The 2016 election is like no other in history. Join election experts as they recall the lessons learned from the campaign trail.

Networking Lunch
1 - 2 p.m.

Campaign Runway - Dress to Impress as an LGBT Candidate

Workshop 2
2:15 - 3:45 p.m.

Building a Healthy LGBT Community
Sponsored by Pfizer

Aging While LGBT
Sponsored by AARP

So You Want to Run for Office?

7:30 - 9:30 p.m.

Closing Reception

Sunday, December 11, 2016


9 - 10:30 a.m.

Meet the New LGBT Members of Congress