Events

WPC improves lives of Washington state's citizens by providing accurate, high-quality research for policymakers, the media and the general public. Across the state, WPC sponsors events and conferences and educates citizens on the vital public policy issues facing our region.  

Save the date for these upcoming events in 2014 and consider joining us a sponsor! More information on event sponsorship is available here.



12th Annual Health Care Conference

March 26, 2014 in Events
Date: 
Tuesday, May 13th, 2014
Time: 
7:30 am - 1:30 pm
Place: 
Hilton Bellevue Hotel
300 112th Ave SE
Bellevue, WA 98004

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WPC Eastern Washington Healthcare Luncheon: Diagnosing Obamacare’s Impact on Eastern Washington Businesses

April 8, 2014 in Events
Date: 
Wednesday, May 14th, 2014
Time: 
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Place: 
The Davenport Hotel's Marie Antoinette Ballroom
10 S Post St
Spokane, WA 99201

Washington Policy Center's Annual Eastern Washington Health Care Luncheon is one of WPC’s most anticipated policy events each year. The 250+ attendees include state legislators, candidates, agency staff, business owners, the biotech community, patient advocacy groups and industry representatives. This year will feature Katie W. Mahoney, Executive Director for Health Policy at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, who will address the changing health care policies surrounding Obamacare's implementation.  


WPC Eastern Washington Education Breakfast: Introducing Eastern Washington’s First Public Charter School

April 8, 2014 in Events
Date: 
Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014
Time: 
7:15 am - 8:30 am
Place: 
The Davenport Hotel's Marie Antoinette Ballroom
10 S Post St
Spokane, WA 99201

The Eastern Washington Education Breakfast is part of WPC’s Health and Education Series at the Davenport Hotel. Featuring some of the state’s top educational leaders, this event will give attendees a behind the scenes look at the effort to bring Eastern Washington its first public charter school. From the district office to the classroom, find out how some of our local children’s lives will be forever changed for the better by the decision of Washington voters to open public charter schools. This informative event will attract hundreds of educators, political leaders, small business owners and citizens to learn about and support education advancements for children in Eastern Washington. 

WPC's 2014 Education Breakfast Introducing Washington's New Charter Schools

April 11, 2014 in Events
Date: 
Wednesday, June 4th, 2014
Time: 
7:30 am - 9:00 am
Place: 
Town Hall Seattle
1119 8th AVE
Seattle, WA 98101

This dynamic breakfast program will feature Washington’s new charter school leaders, who will describe their plans to offer schoolchildren in the Puget Sound area the chance to attend a new charter school. Their presentations will be followed with a question and answer period. Seattle's First Place Scholars, an elementary school for severely traumatized and homeless children, will be Washington's first charter school to o

2014 Annual Dinner (Eastern Washington)

February 25, 2014 in Events
Date: 
Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014
Time: 
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Place: 
Spokane Convention Center, Integra Telecom Ballrooms
334 West Spokane Falls Boulevard
Spokane, WA

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2014 Eastern Washington Annual Dinner!

WPC’s Eastern Washington Annual Dinner is the largest gala dinner event of its kind in the region, attracting hundreds of top business and community leaders from all over Eastern Washington!

2014 Annual Dinner

March 19, 2014 in Events
Date: 
Thursday, October 2nd, 2014
Time: 
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Place: 
Hyatt Regency Bellevue
900 Bellevue Way NE
Bellevue, WA 98004

WPC’s Annual Dinner is now the largest policy event in the Northwest and attracts more than 2,000 elected officials, business leaders, community members and policymakers from throughout our state to gatherings in Bellevue and Spokane. Our popular gala dinner event sells out early, so get your tables and tickets today. We hope to see you at this much-anticipated evening.

Click here to register online!