SilveradoSign.jpgThe next Tech Policy Summit will be held April 10-11, 2014 at the Silverado Resort in Napa. A preliminary schedule of events is available below and more details on sessions and speakers will be posted soon.

To see what types of topics were covered in the past, you can review the 2012 agenda and there are videos from the conference here

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

3:00pm   Napa Winery Meetup

5:30pm   Dinner on Your Own

Thursday, April 10, 2014

8:00am   Continental Breakfast & Coffee Talk with TPS

9:00am   Welcome Remarks

9:40am   Tech Policy Priorities: Wins, Losses and Lessons Learned

10:20am  Fireside Chat

10:45am  Break

11:00am  Where's Innovation Heading & What Does it Mean for the Future of Policy? 

11:40am  Innovator Spotlight

12:30pm  Lunch Discussions

1:30pm   From Raising Capital to Capitol Hill: Entrepreneurs and Advocacy

2:10pm   Fireside Chat

2:35pm   Break

2:50pm   Fireside Chat

3:15pm   Policy Perspectives from the Investor Community

3:55pm   Break

4:10pm    Inside the Fight for Patent Reform

4:50pm    Setting Up Shop in D.C.

5:30pm   Happy Hour

7:30pm   Silverado Dinner (Invite-only; open to registered TPS attendees who are staying at the Silverado Resort)

Friday, April 11, 2014

8:00am   Continental Breakfast & Coffee Talk with TPS

9:00am   Welcome

9:35am   Security, Surveillance and Civil Liberties

10:15am  Fireside Chat

10:40am  Break

10:50am  TPS Town Hall

11:35am   Fireside Chat

12:00pm  Lunch Discussions

1:30pm    Protecting the Public's Privacy

2:10pm    Fireside Chat

2:35pm    Break

2:45pm   The Implication of the Internet of Things

3:25pm   The Battle for Better Bandwidth: Selling the Need for Spectrum

4:05pm    Break

4:15pm    Ignite TPS

6:30pm    Closing Remarks