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Below is the schedule of virtual-only sessions and sessions that will be live streamed from the Three-Day Forum of the Summit at www.YouTube.com/OGEInstitute. OGE will post links as events become available.

August 28, 2014

1:00: OGE National Government Ethics Virtual Summit Preview

Tune in to OGE’s Google+ page or YouTube channel at 1:00 PM EDT to learn how you can attend the 2014 OGE National Government Ethics Summit virtually. Instructors will share logistical details, schedule highlights, and more in this 30-minute presentation.

September 9, 2014

Forum Day 1

10:00 - 10:30: Welcome Remarks
10:45 - 11:45: Office of Government Ethics: Year in Review
  1:45 -   2:45: Perspectives on the Revolving Door
  3:00 -   3:45: Keynote Speaker: Max Stier, President of the Partnership for Public Service

September 11, 2014

11:00 - 12:00: Elements of 18 U.S.C. § 208: The Conflict of Interest of Statute (Part 1)
  1:00 -   2:00: Elements of 18 U.S.C. § 208: The Conflict of Interest of Statute (Part 2)
    * Session Materials

September 12, 2014

11:00 -  12:00: Elements of 5 C.F.R. § 2635.502: The Impartiality Regulation (Part 1)
  1:00 -    2:00: Elements of 5 C.F.R. § 2635.502: The Impartiality Regulation (Part 2)
    * Session Materials

September 16, 2014 

11:00 -  12:00: Understanding Gifts Exceptions (Part 1)
   1:00 -   2:00: Understanding Gifts Exceptions (Part 2)
    * Session Materials

September 17, 2014 

11:00 -  12:00: Understanding Gifts Exceptions (Part 3)
  1:00 -   2:00: Understanding Gifts Exceptions (Part 4)

September 19, 2014

Forum Day 2

  9:00 - 10:30: Gearing up for the 2014 Election Season: What Every Federal Employee Needs to Know About the Hatch Act
10:45 - 11:45: The Nettlesome Question of Particular Matters of General Applicability
  1:15 -   2:15: Do We Have the Right Ethics Rules to Protect the Public's Trust?
  2:30 -   3:35: Compliance Convergence
  3:45 -   5:00: Government Travel and Related Ethics, Appropriations and Gift Authorities

September 22, 2014

11:00 -  12:00: Preparing Ethics Briefings for Agency Leaders
    1:00 -  2:00: Authorities Applicable to Non-Career Employees
    * Additional Session Materials for Authorities Applicable to Non-Career Employees

September 23, 2014

Forum Day 3

10:00 - 10:30: Opening Remarks
10:30 - 11:00: The Executive Branch Ethics Program From 50,000 Feet
11:15 - 12:15: Ethics Across the Three Branches: Hot Topics and Issues of Common Interest
  2:15 -  3:30: Whistleblower Protection: Why It's Important to Big Government and How it Works
  3:45 -  4:45: Ethics Community Stakeholders: How the Press, Good Government Groups, and Others Work Toward Common Goals
  4:45 -  5:15: Keynote Speaker: The Honorable Donna Edwards, U.S. House of Representatives
  5:15 -  5:30: Closing Remarks

*All start times are eastern daylight time