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Fourth Annual CHLI Future Leaders Conference
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When: July 14, 2010
9:00 AM until 2:00 PM
Where: Congressional Auditorium
U.S. Capitol Visitor Center
Washington, District of Columbia 
United States
Contact: Yisel Cabrera

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Diversity and 21st Century Skills in the Global Economy: Gaining the Competitive Edge in today's Workforce

Wednesday, July 14th, 2010
Congressional Auditorium
U.S. Capitol Visitor Center
Washington, D.C


9: 00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Registration and coffee
Congressional Auditorium Foyer

9:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.

Opening Session

Octavio A. Hinojosa Mier, Executive Director
The Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute

Elizabeth Brakebill, Legislative Analyst and Outreach Coordinator
Ford Motor Company

Congressman Lincoln Diaz-Balart (FL-21), Chairman
The Congressional Hispanic Leadership Institute

Congressman Mario Diaz-Balart (FL-18)

Congressman Aaron Schock (IL-18)
Keynote Speaker

Congressman Henry Cuellar (TX-28)

Congressman Albio Sires (NJ-13)

10:15 a.m. – 11:35 a.m.

Panel I. "Climbing the Corporate Ladder: Tricks of the Trade from Young Professionals "

Congressman Jared Polis (CO-2)
Featured Speaker

Elizabeth Brakebill, Legislative Analyst and Outreach Coordinator
Ford Motor Company

Ivette Fernandez, Director of Advocacy and Professional Relations

Luis Pinto, Advisor, Corporate Affairs
Shell Oil Company

Christopher "Cris” Turner, Manager of Federal Government Relations
Dell Inc.

Anthony Quinones, CEO
Blue Northern Energy

11:30 a.m. – 11:40 a.m.

Coffee break

11:40 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Panel II. "Movers and Shakers: Tips and Techniques from Leaders on the Rise "

Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (FL-18), Ranking Member, House Committee on Foreign Affairs
Featured Speaker

Brenda de la Cruz Villanueva, Legislative Assistant
Office of Congressman Joe Baca (CA-43)
Ford CHLI Internship Program Alumnae

Felice Gorordo, Chairman,
Roots of Hope

Muffy Lewis, Chief of Staff
Office of Congressman John Campbell (CA-48)

Stephanie Valencia, Associate Director, Office of Public Engagement
White House

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

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