Cooperative Issues Forum

The National Press Club

May 7, 2014

1:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Agenda

1:30 – 1:45                           Welcome and Introduction

  • Gap Kovach, Chair, Cooperative Development Foundation

1:45 – 2:15 pm                   Keynote Address

  • Dame Pauline Green, President, International Cooperative Alliance

2:15 – 2:45 pm                   Cooperative Development Leadership Reports

  • National Cooperative Development Technical Assistance Delivery System
    Deb Trocha, Executive Director, Indiana Cooperative Development Center, Indianapolis, IN
  • NCB Capital Impact
    Terry Simonette, President and CEO, Capital Impact Partners, Washington, DC

2:45 – 4:15 pm                   Hall of Fame Inductees Forum

  • Moderator:  Mike Beall, President  & CEO, NCBA CLUSA
  • Harriet May, Retired President  & CEO, Government Employees Credit Union
  • Barry Silver, Executive Vice President, NCB
  • Martin Lowery, Executive Vice President, External Affairs, NRECA
  • Pape Sene, Senior Technical Advisor, NCBA CLUSA

4:15 – 4:30 pm                   Closing Remarks