United States Office of Government Ethics, Preventing Conflicts of Interest in the Executive Branch

Watch Now (2014 National Government Ethics Summit)
September 1, 2014

Below is the schedule of virtual-only sessions and sessions that were live streamed from the Three-Day Forum of the Summit at www.YouTube.com/OGEInstitute.

August 28, 2014
1:00:  OGE National Government Ethics Virtual Summit Preview
 
September 9, 2014
Forum Day 1
10:00 - 10:30:  Welcome Remarks
10:45 - 11:45:  Office of Government Ethics: Year in Review
1:45 - 2:45:  Perspectives on the Revolving Door
3:00 - 3:45:  Keynote Speaker: Max Stier, President of the Partnership for Public Service
* Session materials are hyperlinked with the Summit Guide
   
September 11, 2014
11:00 - 12:00: Elements of 18 U.S.C. 208: The Conflict of Interest Statute (Part 1)
1:00 - 2:00: Elements of 18 U.S.C. 208: The Conflict of Interest Statute (Part 2)
*Session Materials
   
September 12, 2014
11:00 - 12:00: Elements of 5 C.F.R. 2635.502: The Impartiality Regulation (Part 1)
1:00 - 2:00:  Elements of 5 C.F.R. 2635.502: The Impartiality Regulation (Part 2)
* Session Materials
   
September 16, 2014
11:00 - 12:00:  Understanding Gifts Exceptions (Part 1)
1:00 - 2:00:  Understanding Gifts Exceptions (Part 2)
*Session Materials
   
September 17, 2014
11:00 - 12:00: Understanding Gifts Exceptions (Part 3)
1:00 - 2:00:  Understanding Gifts Exceptions (Part 4)
   
September 19, 2014
Forum Day 2
9:00 - 10:30:  Gearing up for the 2014 Election Season: What Every Federal Employee Needs to Know About the Hatch Act
10:45 - 11:45:  The Nettlesome Question of Particular Matters of General Applicability
1:15 - 2:15: Do We Have the Right Ethics Rules to Protect the Public's Trust?
2:30 - 3:35: Compliance Convergence
3:45 - 5:00: Government Travel and Related Ethics, Appropriations and Gift Authorities
* Session materials are hyperlinked within the Summit Guide
   
September 22, 2014
11:00 - 12:00: Preparing Ethics Briefings for Agency Leaders
1:00 - 2:00: Authorities Applicable to Non-Career Employees
* Additional Session Materials for Authorities Applicable to Non-Career Employees
 
September 23, 2014
Forum Day 3
10:00 - 10:30: Opening Remarks
10:30 - 11:00: The Executive Branch Ethics Program From 50,000 Feet
11:15 - 12:15: Ethics Across the Three Branches: Hot Topics and Issues of Common Interest
1:15 - 2:15: Adventures of an Ethics Czar
2:15 - 3:30: Whistleblower Protection: Why It's Important to Big Government and How it Works
3:45 - 4:45: Ethics Community Stakeholders: How the Press, Good Government Groups, and Others Work Toward Common Goals
4:45 - 5:15: Keynote Speaker: The Honorable Donna Edwards, U.S. House of Representatives
5:15 - 5:30: Closing Remarks
* Session materials are hyperlinked within the Summit Guide