2012 Conference

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Presidential Plenary: The President of the United States, Honorable Barack Obama (Badge Required)

Wednesday, July 25
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
Hall G

President Barack Obama will address the Conference during the Presidential Plenary on Wednesday July 25, 2012 at 6:30pm.

   - All attendees must enter at Hall G and be in the security line by 4:00pm.
   - Doors will open at 4:30pm.

You must have a full conference registration badge to enter the session. You may pick up your registration on Tuesday July 24, 2012, 12noon – 5pm or Wednesday July 25, 2012 7am – 12noon at the Morial Convention Center.

Shuttle buses will pick up from all conference hotels beginning at 7:00am and run every 20 minutes on both days. Parking is available at a cost of $10 in Lot F (across from Hall H).

All attendees will go through airport-like security and should bring as few personal items as possible. No bags, sharp objects, umbrellas, liquids, or signs will be allowed in the venue. Cameras and cell phones are permitted.

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Opening Remarks: 

Marc H. Morial

Marc H. Morial
Marc H. Morial
President and CEO
National Urban League

Michael F. Neidorff

Michael F. Neidorff
Michael F. Neidorff
Chairman, President & CEO
Centene Corporation

Charlene Lake (self)

Charlene Lake
Senior Vice President, Public Affairs and Chief Sustainability Officer

Gale King

Gale King
Executive VP, Chief Administrative Officer & NUL Trustee
Nationwide Insurance