Events

The Center for American Progress hosts a diverse range of events with progressive leaders and policy experts that highlight bold, innovative ideas to address our nation’s most pressing problems.

We are continually monitoring the COVID-19 pandemic. The safety and well-being of our panelists and audiences is of the utmost importance to us.

At this time, all public events at the Center for American Progress are available via an online livestream, and select events may have in-person audiences on a case-by-case basis. Please refer to the location on the specific event page for location information.

Please RSVP for specific events to receive a reminder to watch the livestream. Viewers are welcome to submit questions for each event and can tweet about our events using #CAPEvents. As always, we will continue to live caption our livestreams.

All Events

CAP Events at COP27
Past Event

CAP Events at COP27

CAP hosted three panel discussions with esteemed experts at COP27 in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt.

Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt
12:00 - 12:00 AM EDT

Film Screening: ‘InHospitable’
Past Event

Film Screening: ‘InHospitable’

This documentary film sheds light on the impacts of hospital consolidation and the conduct of non-profit hospitals.

Center for American Progress
6:30 - 8:30 PM EST

Finding Common Ground to Address Threats to Our Elections
Past Event

Finding Common Ground to Address Threats to Our Elections

Please join the Center for American Progress for a virtual event that will assess the current threats to our elections, analyze what state officials are doing to address the issues, and explore how Americans can come together to safeguard our democracy.

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT

After We Cancel the Debt
Past Event

After We Cancel the Debt

The Future of Higher Education in a Post-Debt Cancellation United States

Online only
10:00 - 11:00 AM EDT

A Conversation With Air Force Secretary Frank Kendall
Past Event

A Conversation With Air Force Secretary Frank Kendall

Discussing Air Force and Space Force personnel, the crisis in Ukraine, competition with China, human rights, and the role of the U.S. in the world

Online Only
3:00 - 4:00 PM EDT

National Film Premiere: ‘Suppressed and Sabotaged: The Fight to Vote’
Past Event

National Film Premiere: ‘Suppressed and Sabotaged: The Fight to Vote’

Please join CAP's Reel Progress program and Brave New Films for a film screening of "Suppressed and Sabotaged: The Fight to Vote," followed by a discussion with a panel of esteemed experts.

Online only
8:00 - 9:30 PM EDT

The Inflation Reduction Act: What It All Means
Past Event

The Inflation Reduction Act: What It All Means

Please join the Center for American Progress for a multipanel discussion with OMB Director Shalanda Young, one of the key officials responsible for implementing the IRA, and everyday Americans about the Inflation Reduction Act and what it will mean for the United States and the American people.

2:00 - 3:00 PM EDT

Improving Economic Opportunity for Black Women and Families
Logos of CAP and NPWF over an image of a lighthouse.
Past Event

Improving Economic Opportunity for Black Women and Families

A discussion with the National Partnership for Women & Families on improving the economic status of Black women and families.

The Barn Bowl & Bistro
2:30 - 3:30 PM EDT

The Economic Benefits of the Inflation Reduction Act
People make their way near to The New York Stock Exchange, on July 12, 2022 in New York.
Past Event

The Economic Benefits of the Inflation Reduction Act

Please join us and a panel of eminent economists to discuss how the Inflation Reduction Act will strengthen the economy.

Online only
12:30 - 1:30 PM EDT

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