Securing Your Vote: Pennsylvania’s 2022 Election
Tues., Oct. 11, 12 noon | Zoom
Join Pitt Cyber and Pitt’s Institute of Politics for a discussion about Pennsylvania’s election administration and the challenges posed by disinformation to our elections. Featuring: Leigh Chapman, Acting Secretary of the Commonwealth; Lara Putnam, professor of history and Pitt Disinformation Lab researcher; and C70 CEO Al Schmidt. Pitt Cyber founding director David Hickton is the moderator. Register.
Fix Harrisburg Fall Forum
Wed., Oct. 12, 7 - 8:30 pm | Zoom
Why did Fair Districts PA and the League of Women Voters of Pennsylvania launch the #FixHarrisburg campaign? What change is possible? How can you help to get bipartisan bills most Pennsylvanians actually want to see enacted out of the committees where they’re stuck because powerful committee chairs sit on them? Find out at the Fix Harrisburg Fall Forum.
Democracy and Your Bottom Line: Why a Strong Democracy Matters for Business
Wed., Oct. 12, 5:30-7:30 pm | Independence Blue Cross, 1901 Market St, 23rd Fl
Join the Committee of Seventy and Leadership Now Project for a conversation with business leaders and former public servants on the important role businesses play in democracy. The program will be followed by a cocktail reception for guests and panelists to connect. The conversation will be moderated by Elizabeth Vale, Senior Managing Director at IntraFi & Former Executive Director of the White House Business Council. Panelists include Greg Deavens, President & CEO, Independence Blue Cross; Sue Jacobson, Chair of the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia and President of Jacobson Strategic Communications; and C70 CEO Al Schmidt. Register.