August 08, 2019

Legislative Summit

Aug 8, 2019 | 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM


Join us for the region's most anticipated advocacy event of the year!

As your advocate at the local, state and federal levels of government, we strive to provide an avenue each year for Chamber members to hear directly from Nebraska's Congressional delegation and drill-down on issues affecting your business. This event is brought to you by the Nebraska Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Lincoln Chamber of Commerce and the Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce.

8:30am - Doors Open
9:00am - Registration and Networking with Continental Breakfast
9:30am - Welcome 
9:35am - Governor’s Comments
9:45am - Congressional Report with Q&A 
11:15am -  Break
11:30am -  Lunch
11:45pm - Keynote
12:30pm - Adjourn

Keynote Speaker - William R. Evanina, Director of the National Counterintelligence and Security Center

William R. Evanina of Pennsylvania has been nominated by President Trump to be the first Senate-confirmed Director of the National Counterintelligence and Security Center (NCSC). Mr.Evanina has served as the Director of NCSC within the Office of the Director of National Intelligence since June 2, 2014. In this position, he is the head of Counterintelligence (CI) for the U.S. Government and is the principal CI and security advisor to the
Director of National Intelligence. Mr. Evanina is responsible for leading and supporting the CI and security activities of the US Intelligence Community, the U.S. Government, and U.S. private sector entities at risk from intelligence collection or attack by foreign adversaries. Mr. Evanina has over 23 years of distinguished federal service, 20 of which as sa Special Agent with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).