Business Day in Madison
Thursday, February 6, 2014
Monona Terrace Community & Convention Center, Madison
“It Can Still be Morning in America”
Charles Payne - Founder, CEO & Chief Analyst of Wall Street Strategies;
Fox Business Network Contributor; Award-winning Author
|Charles Payne discusses our current economic situation, how we got here, our prospects for growth and how we’ll improve. From lower taxes, fewer regulations, and new environmental standards to the need for citizens to believe in the American Dream once more, he focuses on how we reinvigorate America’s strength – innovation – through balanced risk-taking and access to capital.|
“Never Quit: The Story of a Life Built on Successful Missions”
Robert O’Neil - Team Leader, Naval Special Warfare Development Group; Retired Member Seal Team Six
|Rob O’Neill served America as a SEAL, team leader, and senior chief petty officer at Naval Special Development Group (SEAL Team Six) in some of the most challenging, storied, clandestine military roles of our time. In his speech, O’Neill shares what he learned during his more than 400 combat missions across four theaters of war. Through his moving and emotional stories drawn from lessons learned during some of the country’s most headline-stealing conflicts, O’Neill will demonstrate how the best of the military’s best approach strategic planning when mission failure is not an option. Join one of the legends of our nation’s military as he shares his views on the ingredients to a successful mission: the right people, preparedness, decision making under pressure, and, above all, a commitment to never quit.||
“Politics and Public Policy - 2014 and Beyond”
A.B. Stoddard - Associate Editor and Columnist for The Hill
Nonpartisan, Stoddard addresses elections and the political landscape of the day. Frequently meeting with sources and politicians of all stripes, Stoddard has her finger on the pulse of Washington, DC as she offers detailed and smart political and electoral analyses. Her talk covers the five biggest stories in the news, the most up-to-date happenings between Congress and the White House, ongoing budget battles and the electoral prospects for the two parties.
“A Tour of a Challenged World”
Daniel Christman - Senior Counselor to U.S. Chamber President
Governor Scott Walker
Governor Scott Walker will close out this year's event and discuss issues that impact and influence Wisconsin's steadily improving business climate.
Talk Show Host, WTMJ Radio-Milwaukee
Cost per person: $135 before December 20; $165 after December 20.
Table of 8: $980 before December 20; $1,220 after December 20.
Sponsorships available. Contact Jordan Smith, 608.258.3400
Monona Terrace Community & Convention Center
One John Nolen Drive | Madison, WI
Click here for detailed driving directions from your point of origin.
If using a GPS device please use these coordinates rather than One John Nolen Drive:
N 43 4.167 W 89 22.966
You will arrive at the John Nolen Drive entrance to the Monona Terrace parking ramp.
WEDNESDAY- February 5
5:00-7:00 p.m. Welcome Reception at the Madison Club- 5 East Wilson Street, Madison
THURSDAY- February 6
7:30- 9:00 a.m. VIP Breakfast (Sponsors Only)
9:00- 10:15 a.m. Robert O’Neill
10:30- 11:45 a.m. A.B. Stoddard
12:00- 1:15 p.m. Charles Payne
1:30- 2:30 p.m. Daniel Christman
2:30- 3:00 p.m. Governor Scott Walker
3:00 p.m. Adjourn or Legislative Visits
The Hilton Madison Monona Terrace is offering a special rate for Business Day in Madison attendees until January 5, 2014. Rates start at $159/night.
Read more about the hotel and make your reservations online here.
Contact Jordan Smith 608.258.3400