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Think Tanked
Posted at 07:15 AM ET, 09/29/2011

Daybook: 9/29/11

9:00 Is Competitiveness Worth Defending? with Joel Slemrod, University of Michigan; Andrew Lyon, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP; Kevin A. Hassett, AEI; Chris Edwards, Cato Institute; Robert J. Shapiro, Georgetown University; John H. Makin, AEI; Michael Chernew, Harvard Medical School; Stephen T. Parente, University of Minnesota; Martin R. West, Harvard Graduate School of Education; Grover J. “Russ” Whitehurst, Brookings Institution (AEI)

12:00 Unleashing the Power of Health Reform in the Central Valley with Mark Rukavina, The Access Project; Leif Haase, New America Foundation; Olivia Calderon, New America Foundation; Norma Forbes, Fresno Healthy Community Access Partners, R. Michael Alexander, United Way of Fresno County; Chet P. Hewitt, Sierra Health Foundation (New America Foundation)

12:00 Health and Harmony: Population, Health, and Environment in Indonesia with Alene Gelbard, Public Health Institute; Nichol Simpson, Health in Harmony (Wilson Center)

12:30 The Outcomes of the UN High-Level Meeting on Noncommunicable Diseases with Ebrahim Rasool, South African Ambassador to the United States; Dr. Trevor Gunn, Medtronic; Dr. Peter Lamptey, FHI 360, Dr. Nils Daulaire, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (CSIS)

3:00 Will Robots Steal Your Job? with Robbie Allen, Automated Insights; Dr. Sarah Kramer, University of Washington Medicine; Michael Schmidt, Nutonian; Dr. Tyler Cowen, George Mason University; Martin Ford Author, The Lights in the Tunnel: Automation, Accelerating Technology and the Economy of the Future; Michael Lind, New America Foundation. (New America Foundation)

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