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2017 Past Events

CWAG Alliance Partnership Binational State Attorney General Exchange

September 27–29, 2017

Le Méridien Tampa
Tampa, Florida
Final agenda
Programa Final

2017 CWAG Annual Meeting

July 30–August 2, 2017

Westin St. Francis
San Francisco, CA
Final agenda

Monday, July 31

Opening Remarks
The Golden Rule: The California Experiment and the Role of State AGs in Fostering American Innovation
Consumer Protection 2.0: The Future Roles of State Attorneys General in Protecting Consumers
Nebraska and Oklahoma v. Colorado: Legalized Marijuana and Its Impacts on Neighboring States
Vaping and Public Health & Safety

Neil McKeganey, Ph.D. Presentation

Fighting Opioid Abuse Panel I

Cindy Reilly Presentation
Kyle Curtis Presentation

Capitalizing on New Market Place Efficiencies to Reduce Healthcare Costs

Steven Judge Presentation
Cindy Williams Presentation
Thomas Moriarty Presentation
Dr. Glen Xiong Presentation

Tuesday, August 1

The FCC and Internet Regulation
Responsible Platform Development

Tom Galvin Presentation
Thomas N. Dahdouh Presentation

Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Vehicles
A Conversation with a Tech Company Founder: Understanding the Global Tech Revolution
Competition and Innovation in Online Markets

Monday, July 31

Online Commerce and Taxes
Supreme Court Update on Cases of Interest to the West
Ethics—Institutional Misconduct and Investigations

Gina Maisto Smith and Leslie Gomez Presentation


2:00pm—Sean Reyes
Attorney General of Utah
Panel 1: Perspectives on Combatting Human Trafficking

2:00pm—Penny Venetis
Clinical Professor of Law, Rutgers Law School
Panel 1: Perspectives on Combatting Human Trafficking

2:00pm—Hong (Wendy) Wei
Director, Department of Security, Alibaba Group
Wenqian (Joy) Ding
Operations Specialist, Alibaba Group
Panel 1: Perspectives on Combatting Human Trafficking

3:30pm—Duncan DeVille
Senior Vice President, Global Head of Financial Crimes Compliance, Western Union
Panel 2: Money Laundering

3:30pm—Anthony Da Silva
Deputy Attorney General, California Attorney General’s Office
Panel 2: Money Laundering

4:15pm—Chief Anthony Idigbe
SAN, Attorney, Punuka Attorneys & Solicitors, Lagos, Nigeria
Panel 3: Cyber Fraud

5:00pm—Chris Toth
Deputy Executive Director, National Association of Attorneys General
International Association of Prosecutors

CWAG 2017 Chair’s Initiative and Western Pacific AG Summit

March 14–16, 2017

Royal Hawaiian Resort
Honolulu, Hawaii
Final agenda

Tuesday Presentations

8:15am—Talauega Eleasalo Ale Attorney General
American Samoa

11:00am—Carlotta Leon-Guerrero
Executive Director, Ayuda Foundation
Ocean Fisheries and Climate Change

11:00am—Dr. David Helweg
Federal Director, Pacific Island Climate Science Center
Ocean Fisheries and Climate Change

11:00am—Suzanne Case
Chair, Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources and member of the Western Pacific Regional Fishery Management Council
Ocean Fisheries and Climate Change

11:00am—Michael Seki
Director of the NOAA Pacific Island Fisheries Science Center
Ocean Fisheries and Climate Change

3:30pm—Jeff Mikulina
Executive Director, Blue Planet Foundation
Renewable Energy

3:30pm—Honorable Chris Lee
Hawaii State Representative
Renewable Energy

3:30pm—Robert Harris
Director of Public Policy, Sunrun
Renewable Energy

3:30pm—Dr. Terrance Surles
Interim Energy Administrator, Hawaii Energy Office
Renewable Energy

Wednesday Presentations

9:30am—Anthony Lakavage
Senior Vice President, Global External Affairs, USP
Regulatory Models and Transparency

9:30am—Douglas MacKay
Senior Vice President, Scientific and Regulatory Affairs, CRN
Regulatory Models and Transparency

9:30am—Jen Johansen
Regulatory Models and Transparency

10:30am—Chris Toth
NAAG Deputy Executive Director/NAGTRI Director
The International Association of Prosecutors: How IAP Can Assist You in Your Mission

2:30pm—Travis LeBlanc
Boies Schiller & Flexner, LLP
Special Health Care Industry Issues

2:30pm—Robert Leibenluft
Hogan Lovells, LLC
Special Health Care Industry Issues

Thursday Presentations

8:00am—Ward Morrison
President of Motto Franchising, LLC
The Future of Federal Consumer Protection Regulation

8:00am—Dusty Wunderlich
Founder & CEO, Bristlecone Holdings
The Future of Federal Consumer Protection Regulation

8:30am—Eric Ebenstein
Head of North America Public Policy, DJI
Tech Policy and Attorneys General

9:00am—Linda Singer
Motley Rice, LLC
Immigration Challenges and the States

10:00am—Thomas Sizer
Senior Director of Market Planning, Public Safety, LexisNexis Risk Solutions

Video Recordings

To view video recordings of this seminar, please visit the following pages:
Conference Day One
Conference Day Two
Conference Day Three

Cyber Security & Technology Forum

February 2–3, 2017

Montage Deer Valley
Park City, UT
Final agenda

Thursday Presentations

11:10am—Peter Singer

12:00pm—John Gilligan
Center for Internet Security

12:00pm—Steve Gottwals
Adobe Systems Federal

1:00pm—Lizane Vaughan
Getty Images

2:00pm—Chris Boyer

2:30pm—Nancy OMalley

2:30pm—Scott Algeier

4:15pm—JC Boggs
King & Spalding

Friday Presentations

9:00am—Stacey Schesser
California Attorney General’s Office

9:00am—Nicholas Ahrens
Retail Industry Leaders Association

10:00am—Mark Ghazai
Cybersecurity and Data Breaches: Where the Technology is Headed

11:00am—Steve Ryan
McDermott, Will & Emery

11:00am—Corey Smith

Video Recordings

To view video recordings of this seminar, please visit the following pages:
Conference Day One
Conference Day Two