Monday, November 12, 2018
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Registration and Luggage Drop-Off
We will be checking and tagging luggage to take to the Courtyard Washington Capitol Hill/Navy Yard Hotel for member-elects.
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Special Address
The Honorable Newt Gingrich
Former Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
The Founders on Citizenship and Immigration
David Azerrad, Ph.D.
Director, B. Kenneth Simon Center for Principles and Politics and AWC Family Foundation Fellow, The Heritage Foundation
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
How Conservatives Can Utilize the Legislative Process
Thomas Binion
Vice President, Congressional and Executive Branch Relations, The Heritage Foundation
Tim Chapman
Executive Director, Heritage Action for America
The Honorable Tom Graves
United States House of Representatives
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Opening Dinner
Welcome Remarks: Kay Coles James
President, The Heritage Foundation
The Honorable Mark Meadows
Chairman, Freedom Caucus and United States House of Representatives
The Honorable Mark Walker
Chairman, Republican Study Committee and United States House of Representatives


8:15 PM
Bus departs Trump International Hotel for Courtyard Washington Capitol Hill/Navy Yard
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
7:30 AM
Bus departs Courtyard Washington Capitol Hill/Navy Yard for Heritage Headquarters
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Breakfast - Best in Press: How to Reach New Audiences with Strong Marketing
Kelsey Harkness
Senior News Producer, The Daily Signal
Luke Bolar
Senior Vice President, Edelman Public Affairs
9:15 AM - 10:00 AM
Session I - Reining in Federal Spending and the Key to Further Economic Growth
Paul Winfree
Director, Roe Institute for Economic Policy Studies, The Heritage Foundation
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Session II - Criminal Justice Reform: An Issue for Conservatives to Champion
John Malcolm
Vice President, Institute for Constitutional Government, Director of the Meese Center for Legal & Judicial Studies and Senior Legal Fellow, The Heritage Foundation
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Session III - Assessing Global Threats and American Defense Capabilities
Nile Gardiner
Director, Margaret Thatcher Center for Freedom and Bernard and Barbara Lomas Fellow, The Heritage Foundation
Dakota Wood
Senior Research Fellow, Defense Programs, Center for National Defense, The Heritage Foundation
11:45 AM - 1:00 PM
Kellyanne Conway
Counselor to the President, The White House
2:50 PM
Bus departs Heritage Headquarters for Courtyard Washington Capitol Hill/Navy Yard