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September 17, 2018

DC Catalysts and Events

September 17-21


FINANCIALS
Tues @ 10am: Senate Banking hearing on fintech
Tues @ 2:30pm: Treasury’s holds an open meeting on insurance
Thurs @ 6pm: SEC holds a roundtable on Reg Best Interest
Thurs-Fri: Freddie Mac hosts the “Virginia Mortgage Lenders Association Convention”


HEALTH CARE
Mon: Senate to vote on Patient Right to Know Drug Prices Act
Mon @ 8am: Seema Verma to speak at Leading on Value Discussion
Mon @ 2pm: Consideration of the SUPPORT for Patient and Communities Act  
Tue @ 10am: Reducing Health Care Costs: Examining Transparency Hearing
Thur @ 8am: Pharmaceutical Science and Clinical Pharmacology Advisory Committee
Thur @ 9am: FDA and Duke University host public workshop on Opioid use disorder
Thur - Fri @ 9am: Former Vice President Joe Biden to host Cancer Summit


TELECOM, MEDIA & TECHNOLOGY
Tues @ 5pm: 24 & 28 GHz Spectrum Auction Registration Deadline
Thurs @ 5pm: Reply Briefs Due in T/TWX Appeal
Thurs all day: FTC Competition & Consumer Protection Hearings, Day 2 (Antitrust)


ENERGY
Tues at 12pm: Information Technology & Innovation Foundation panel on carbon tax
Tues @ 2:30pm: Senate Armed Services closed hearing on critical cyber infrastructure
Thurs @ 11am: National Journal webinar on The Changing Energy Grid
Fri @ 9am: Virginia Offshore Wind Executive Summit


INDUSTRIALS & DEFENSE
Mon-Wed: Air Force Assoc’s Air Space & Cyber Conference and Exposition
Wed @ 9am: “Iran’s Missile Proliferation” event hosted by Hudson Institute