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Members of The Conference Board gain access to our global experts who provide insights and perspectives informed by our nonpartisan, data-driven research and international network of executives. Briefings are exclusive to members and provide senior executives and their team with a deep dive into a topic area with our experts, providing a forum for questions and in-depth discussion. Explore our ever-growing portfolio of briefings below.

Health Care

Can we have quality affordable health care for all?

The US Budget Problem

Is the federal budget a source of risk for the US economy? If so, why?


What are the main immigration trends in recent years?

Fixing and Improving the US Surface Transportation System

What are the best practices to address America's aging surface transportation system?

Campaign Finance: Corporate Contributions after Citizens United

What has changed in campaign finance since the Citizens United decision?

Eliminating Crony Capitalism from the Courts: Judicial Election Reform

To what extent do judicial elections erode the integrity of state courts?

Early Childhood Education: Skilling the Future Workforce

How can the US ensure a productive and skilled future workforce, starting with high-quality early childhood education?

Our Experts


Dr. Lori Esposito Murray

Committee for Economic Development of The Conference Board

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Steve Odland

President and CEO
The Conference Board, Inc.


Joseph J. Minarik

Senior Vice President and Director of Research
Committee for Economic Development


Cindy Cisneros

Vice President of Education Programs
Committee for Economic Development


Devin O’Connor

Deputy Director, Economic Research
Committee for Economic Development