All events will be held at the Las Cruces Convention Center, 680 E. University Ave.
Wednesday, Aug. 31
10 a.m. Opening and Welcome
President Barbara Couture – New Mexico State University
Dean Garrey Carruthers – Domenici Institute Director
Hon. Pete V. Domenici – Retired U.S. Senator
10:45 a.m. Session I – Science and Technology: Can America Compete?
Mr. Norman Augustine – retired Chairman and CEO, Lockheed Martin Corporation
11:45 a.m. Lunch
1 p.m. Session II – Health Care
Ms. Karen Ignagni – President and CEO, America’s Health Insurance Plans
2 p.m. Session III – Health Care
J. Mario Molina, M.D., President and CEO, Molina Healthcare Inc.
3 p.m. Session IV – Health Care
Hon. Thomas A. Daschle, former U.S. Senator
4 p.m. Remarks on State Issues
Hon. Susana Martinez, New Mexico Governor
4:30-6 p.m. Reception
Thursday, Sept. 1
8 a.m. Morning Continental Breakfast
9 a.m. Session I – National Debt
Hon. Pete Domenici, retired U.S. Senator and former Chairman of the Senate Budget Committee
Alice Rivlin, Ph.D., first Director of the Congressional Budget Office, former White House Budget Director
10 a.m. Session II – Cyber Security
Gen. Michael Hayden (ret.), former Director, National Security Agency and Central Intelligence Agency
11 a.m. Session III – National Security
Gen. James L. Jones (ret.), former National Security Advisor & Supreme Allied Commander Europe
12 p.m. Lunch; Domenici Documentary Premiere
1:45 p.m. Closing Remarks
2 p.m. Conference Concludes
*Note: Agenda is subject to change.
If you are an individual with a disability who is in need of a reader, amplifier, qualified sign language interpreter, or any other form of auxiliary aid or service to attend the conference, please contact the Domenici Institute at 575-646-2066 at least three (3) days prior to the conference or as soon as possible.