Schedule of Upcoming Luncheons at the National Press Club

Aug 13, 2015, 16:08 ET from National Press Club

WASHINGTON, Aug. 13, 2015 /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.

To find out more about what's happening at the National Press Club, check out the National Press Club's Web site at www.press.org or email mcooke@press.org.

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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 mcooke@press.org.
  • New events or updated information indicated by ******.
  • All NPC Luncheons are held in the National Press Club Ballroom unless otherwise noted.

*****Aug, 18 2015
Mitch Landrieu, Mayor of New Orleans
Topic: Landrieu will report on New Orleans' emergence as a model of urban renewal and economic recovery
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*****Sept, 2 2015
Nikki Haley, Governor, South Carolina
Topic: "Lessons from the New South"
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*****Sept, 14 2015
Note time change: 9:00 a.m. breakfast, 9:30 program begins ,10:30 a.m. - program begins
Mark Kelly and Terry Virts, NASA Astronauts
Topic: The astronauts will discuss their work, which includes a nearly year-long twins study with astronauts Mark and Scott Kelly, ongoing cooperation with other countries and the road to a possible 2030 mission to Mars.
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*****Sept, 21 2015 - THIS EVENT IS IN THE HOLEMAN LOUNGE
Bob Bowlsby, Commissioner, Big 12
Topic: Bowlsby will discuss whether substantive change is possible in the current environment of college athletics
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*****Sept, 28 2015 – THIS EVENT IS IN THE HOLEMAN LOUNGE
Note time change: 8:30 a.m. breakfast, 9:00  program begins ,10:00 a.m. - program begins
Jane Chu, Chairwoman, National Endowment for the Arts
Topic: Chu will use her talk to launch a number of new initiatives, including "Creativity Connects."
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*****Dec 2. 2015 – THIS EVENT IS IN THE HOLEMAN LOUNGE
Deborah Lee James, Secretary of the Air Force.
Topic: James will speak about budget cuts, sexual assaults and other issues facing the Air Force
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 National Press Club Luncheons are webcast live on press.org at 1:00 pm (except where time change is noted) on event day. 

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CONTACT:  Melinda Cooke of the National Press Club, +1-202-662-7516, mcooke@press.org

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