WASHINGTON, March 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is a schedule of upcoming luncheons at the National Press Club. Luncheon tickets are open to the public except where noted as "members and guests only." Credentialed press may cover Luncheons and Newsmakers. Events listed are subject to last-minute changes. Space may be reserved at any NPC Luncheon by calling 202-662-7501. To save time and avoid waiting in line, tickets can be paid for in advance by using a credit card or putting tickets on a house account if there is a credit card on file with the Club. Reservations are not required for Newsmakers, unless otherwise noted.
The National Press Club Luncheon Series
- NPC Luncheon are open to credentialed members of the media.
- Luncheon tickets are open to the public except where noted as "members and guests only."
- For more information go to www.press.org or email firstname.lastname@example.org .
- New events or updated information indicated by ******.
- All NPC Luncheons are held in the National Press Club Ballroom unless otherwise noted.
Mar. 13, 2013- THIS EVENT IS IN THE HOLEMAN – Members and their guests only
Mariska Hargitay, star of Law and Order, SVU and founder of the Joyful Heart Foundation
Topic: Hargitay will discuss her career as an actress and how her role inspired her to become an advocate for survivors of violence and abuse
Mar. 15, 2013
Thomas Drake, NSA Whistleblower
Topic: Sunshine Week Event
******Mar. 18, 2013
TIME CHANGE – 8:00 am Breakfast, 8:30 am Program Begins, 9:30 am Program ends
This event is in the Holeman Lounge
Reince Priebus, Chair, RNC
Topic: Priebus will discuss the forward strategy of the Republican Party.
Mar. 20, 2013
Kathy Calvin, President/CEO of the United Nations Foundation
Topic: Calvin will discuss the public charity's work in supporting the mission and programs of the United Nations
Mar. 26, 2013
Robert Johnson, Chairman, RLJ Companies Inc.
Apr. 9, 2013
John H. Noseworthy, M.D., President and CEO, Mayo Clinic
Topic: Noseworthy will discuss issues facing the health care industry
Apr. 12, 2013
Ken Burns, Documentary Filmmaker
Topic: New documentary "The Central Park Five"
Apr. 17, 2013 – THIS EVENT IS IN THE HOLEMAN
Gil Kerlikowske, Director, Office of National Drug Control Policy
Jun. 3, 2013
Gerald R. Ford Journalism Awards – Speaker to be Announced
National Press Club Luncheons are webcast live on press.org. Follow the conversation on Twitter using the hashtag #NPCLunch, or on Facebook at (facebook.com/PressClubDC) and Twitter (@PressClubDC). Submit questions for speakers in advance and during the live event by sending them to @QNPCLunch on Twitter.
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