Day 1: Saturday, May 3, 2014
10:30am – 6:45pm
|10:30am – 12:15pm
Lobby Day Briefing
Learn about NBCC's 2014 Legislative and Public Policy Priorities and the key role they play in the Breast Cancer Deadline 2020® strategic plan for knowing how to end breast cancer by January 1, 2020. Hear the strategy we’ll implement to advance the priorities on Tuesday May 6th Capitol Hill Lobby Day.
|12:15pm – 1:00pm
Lunch (on your own)
|1:00pm – 2:30pm
Project LEAD® Workshop: Conducting Research Surveys
Project LEAD® graduates are being asked to undertake a research survey effort in 2014. Hone your skills on interviewing community breast cancer
researchers and engaging them in discussions about Artemis Project®
priorities and how to best end breast cancer.
|2:45pm – 3:45pm
Develop your skills as a trained tweeter and learn how to influence a whole new audience in the social media world. Become part of a cadre of advocates to tweet throughout the Summit with the help of available “Dr’s hours.”
|4:00pm - 4:15pm
Opening Summit Session
Welcome, Pat Haugen, Vice President, NBCC Board of Directors
Summit Dedication and Moment of Silence
|4:15pm – 5:00pm
Saturday Opening Speaker
Alicia Jackson, PhD, Deputy Director, Biological Technology Offices, DARPA
Sara Sakowitz, high school finalist in Intel Science Talent Search for her work on a protein inhibitor in metastatic breast cancer.
|5:00pm – 6:30pm
Building Skills for Creative Activism
high intensity and enjoyable event will kick-off the Leadership Summit.
Attendees will develop personal and team building creative skills
essential for leading the grassroots mobilization activities slated for
2014. The results of this stimulating and interactive session will be
felt throughout the Summit and beyond….
• Watch President’s 2013 Address
• Get a taste of last year’s Summit
• Learn at NBCC’s Online Center for Advocacy Training
• Women with Balls®: STRIKE! Breast Cancer is back!