2017 Values Voter Summit

$99 Early Bird (until May 31) | $50 Students (Scholarships Available)

VVS17 Schedule

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS (As of 04-19-17)
An asterisk (*) indicates confirmed.
Speakers and times subject to change

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THURSDAY, OCTOBER 12

3:00 - 7:00 p.m.

EXHIBITS OPEN - Omni Shoreham Exhibit Hall

 

3:00 - 9:00 p.m.

EVENT REGISTRATION OPENS - West Registration Area

 

7:30 - 9:30 p.m.

Movie Screening (To be determined)

 
 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13

7:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.

REGISTRATION - West Registration Area

 

7:15 - 8:30 a.m.

Breakfast (on your own) OR

CHRISTIAN HEALTH MINISTRIES BREAKFAST (ticketed event) - Palladian Room
Speakers: Rev. Howard Russell, President and CEO, CHM; Other speakers to be determined

 

8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

EXHIBITS OPEN - Exhibit Hall

 

8:45 a.m. - Noon

OPENING CEREMONIES AND MORNING PLENARY SESSION—Regency Ballroom

 

Noon - 12:30 p.m.

Book Signings - Exhibit Hall

 

12:15 - 1:45 p.m.

Lunch (on your own) OR

AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION ACTION LUNCHEON (ticketed event)—Palladian Room
Speaker: Sandy Rios*, Director of Governmental Affairs, AFA; Host, Sandy Rios in the Morning, AFR; Fox News Contributor

 

2:00 - 5:00 p.m.

AFTERNOON PLENARY SESSION - Regency Ballroom

 

5:00 - 5:30 p.m.

Book Signings - Exhibit Hall

 

5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

DINNER (on your own) OR

THE CENTER FOR CHRISTIAN STATESMANSHIP'S DISTINGUISHED CHRISTIAN STATESMAN AWARD DINNER 22ND ANNUAL CHRISTIAN STATESMAN AWARD DINNER(ticketed event)—Palladian Room
Speakers: The Honorable John Hostettler, Director, The Center for Christian Statesmanship*; Dr. John Sorensen, President, Evangelism Explosion International*
Since 1996, the D. James Kennedy Center for Christian Statesmanship, a ministry of Evangelism Explosion International, has given the Distinguished Christian Statesman Award to recognize an outstanding Christian statesman who loves his/her country and who takes office with a great desire to seek to nurture and strengthen the ideals on which this nation was founded – noble ideas such as inalienable rights that are the gift of God, liberty of conscience, equality under the law, and a federal system of limited government under a written constitution. In addition, the Board of Directors' Award, given by the Board of Directors of Evangelism Explosion International, is awarded to an individual who demonstrates exemplary Christian leadership in the public arena. Last year, Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin was the recipient of the Distinguished Christian Statesman award and Tony Perkins was the recipient of the Board of Directors’ Award.

 

5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

STUDENT MIXER - Empire Room

 

5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

FRC ACTION PAC RECEPTION - Congressional Room

 

7:15 - 9:15 p.m.

EVENING PLENARY SESSION - Regency Ballroom

 

9:30 - 9:50 p.m.

Book Signings - Exhibit Hall

 

9:30 - 11:00 p.m.

Complimentary Movie Screening (To be determined) - Regency Ballroom

 
 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14

7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

EVENT REGISTRATION - West Registration Area

 

7:00 - 8:30 a.m.

Breakfast (on your own) OR

ASSOCIATION OF MATURE AMERICAN CITIZENS (AMAC) BREAKFAST (ticketed event)—Palladian Room
James E. Mitchell, Retired USAF Lt. Colonel and Former CIA Interrogator*; Dan Weber, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, AMAC*
AMAC Founder and CEO Dan Weber will be joined by James E. Mitchell, PhD, retired US Air Force lieutenant colonel and former CIA interrogator. Mr. Mitchell will discuss his involvement with the CIA's enhanced interrogation program, focusing on the broad questions of the program's value in acquiring intelligence from so-called high value detainees and whether the program should be reinstated. Mr. Mitchell will cover his experiences in interrogating fourteen of the most senior terrorist prisoners, including Abu Zubaydah; Abd al-Rahim al-Nashiri, the amir, or "commander," of the USS Cole bombing; Khalid Sheikh Mohammed (KSM), the mastermind behind the September 11, 2001, terror attacks; Hambali, the Bali bomber; and Abu Faraj al-Libbi, the man who took over for KSM as the leader of terrorist attacks against the United States for al'Qa'ida, to name a few. There will be a brief question-and-answer period following Mr. Mitchell’s remarks.

 

8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

EXHIBITS OPEN - Exhibit Hall

 

8:30 - 8:50 a.m.

MORNING WORSHIP — Regency Ballroom

 

8:50 a.m. - Noon

MORNING PLENARY SESSION - Regency Ballroom

 

Noon - 12:30 p.m.

Book Signings — Exhibit Hall

 

12:15 - 1:45 p.m.

Lunch (on your own) OR

AMERICAN VALUES LUNCHEON (ticketed event)—Palladian Room
Gary Bauer, President, American Values*

 

2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

AFTERNOON PLENARY SESSION - Regency Ballroom

 

3:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Book Signings - Exhibit Hall

 

3:15 - 4:15 p.m.

BREAKOUT SESSIONS ONE

 

4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

BREAKOUT SESSION TWO

 

5:00 - 5:30 p.m.

Book Signings — Exhibit Hall

 

6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

PRIVATE RECEPTION (Ticketed Event)  - Diplomat Room

 

7:30 - 10:00 p.m.

FAITH, FAMILY AND FREEDOM GALA DINNER / PRESENTATION OF VISION & LEADERSHIP AWARD (ticketed event)—Regency Ballroom (black-tie optional)

 
 

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 15

9:00 - 10:00 a.m.

WORSHIP SERVICE - Palladian Room
Morning Worship
Sermon: Tony Perkins, President, FRC Action and FRC*

 
 

04-19-17