Friday, October 20th, 2017

7:30 PM – Friday Night Reception
Opening night reception with remarks from Governor Kate Brown. (Watch)

Saturday, October 21st, 2017

8:10 AM – Breakfast & Welcoming Remarks
In order of appearance: Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum, Labor Commissioner Brad Avakian, State Treasurer Tobias Read, and Aimee Allison, President of Democracy in Color (Watch Aimee Alison’s Speech)

*Due to technical difficulties, speeches from this Breakfast event were inaudible, we apologize for the inconvenience. We’d like to thank Aimee Allison for re-recording her speech which you can watch here.

9:45 AM – Morning workshops
Economic Justice: Rebuilding the American Middle Class (Watch)
Justice Reform: Progress in Oregon and the Road Ahead (Watch)
The Fight For Oregon’s Progressive Future: Ballot Measures & the 2018 Election (Watch)
Building a Housing Vision for Oregon (Watch)

11:30 AM – Lunch & National Update (Watch on Facebook Live)
Join Congressman Peter DeFazio, Congressman Kurt Schrader, and Congresswoman
Suzanne Bonamici for a discussion on local and national issues, moderated by
Chrissy Erguiza, Chair of the Democratic Party of Oregon Asian American and Pacific
Islander Caucus.

1:00 PM – First afternoon workshops
Here to Stay: State & National Actions Supporting Immigrant Families (Watch)
The Future of Voting Rights: Expanding Access and Fighting Suppression (Watch)
Clean Energy Jobs: Price on Pollution, Investing in Solutions (Watch)
Always Ahead of the Curve: Healthcare Innovation in Oregon (Watch)

2:30 PM – Second afternoon workshops
The New American Majority: Changing the Way the Democratic Party Approaches Elections (Watch)
Standing Up in the Face of Renewed Attacks on the Labor Movement: What Workers Are Up Against & How Democrats Can Show Leadership (Watch)
Public Education in the Trump/DeVos Era (Watch)
It Takes Us All: A Cross-Disability Perspective on Political Organizing (Watch)

7:15 PM – Keynote Dinner (Watch on Facebook Live)
In order of appearance: State Party Chair Jeanne Atkins, Congressman Peter DeFazio, U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley, Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum, Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici, Congressman Ted Lieu (Watch Keynote Speaker Congressman Ted Lieu’s Speech)

Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

8:25 AM – Breakfast & Oregon Legislative Update (Watch on Facebook Live)
In order of appearance: State Representative Diego Hernandez (Assistant House Majority Leader), State Senator Ginny Burdick (Senate Majority Leader), Democratic National Committee Vice Chair Michael Blake (Watch DNC Vice Chair Michael Blake’s Speech)

9:45 AM – Morning Workshops
LGBTQ+ Issues in Oregon and Across the Nation: What’s Next? (Watch)
Effective Communication Programs (Watch)
Reproductive Health Equity: Oregon Leading the Way (Watch)
Organizing in Rural & Red Districts: Building a Bench in CD 2 and Beyond (Watch)
Ready to Run: Picking the Right Race at the Right Time (Watch)